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923 Armchairs by Dave Flynn

Franky March - Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Inspired by the work of architect Gio Ponti, the 923 chair is ideal for sitting and reading a book, gazing out the window, or enjoying a drink. The latest works from graduate student Dave Flynn are designed to enjoy the art of relaxing, with their vibrant colours inspired by famous racing automobiles including the 24 Hours of Le Mans race that began in 1923.

 Via Design Milk

Palo Sofa System by Hem Design Studio

Franky March - Monday, August 10, 2015

The Palo modular sofa by Hem Design Studio adapts to specific needs with its removable struts that let you re-configure with ease. From a single-seater, two-seater, corner sofa, ottoman, the minimal and contemporary design offers numerous possibilities.

 Via Design Milk

Williamstown Home by Steve Domoney Architecture

Franky March - Friday, August 07, 2015

A recently completed modern by Steve Domoney Architecture with a 'holiday at home feeling' located in Williamstown, a suburb of Melbourne. Its prime positioning next to a secluded beach enforced the need for a connection between the structure and the sea, resulting in every zone having visual linkage to the beach through an abundance of glass and a outdoor terrace. Its minimalist, contemporary interior flaunts clean lines ensuring that views are unobstructed, with the overall goal to create a space that is deliberately relaxed with a holiday ambiance. Key pieces include Hay's 'About a Stool' (from Cult), Wolf appliances (from Eurotech) and an Agape bath (from Matisse).

Via Contemporist 

MARTINarchitects Loft in Kiev

Franky March - Friday, July 31, 2015

Located in a new apartment building in the heart of the city of Kiev Ukraine, this modern abode was designed for a Lawyer who likes to get together with friends once a week and play table games. Designed by Igor Martin and Olga Novikova of MARTINarchitects, the loft has a unique character featuring Igor Martin's debut furniture collection. 

Barrancas House Mexico

Franky March - Thursday, July 30, 2015

With great spatial potential, this 1970's home recently underwent an extensive contemporary update by EZEQUIELFARCA Architecture and Design, resulting in a modern and spacious dwelling. Its views towards the woods made the addition of floor to ceiling windows essential to take advantage of the natural light and stunning views. This large structure boasts an array of luxury amenities including a home theater, gym, wine cellar, outdoor terraces and a pool making it the perfect home for a large family. 

Adam Goodrum by Cult

Samantha Saxton-Beer - Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Leading Australasian furniture showroom and supplier Cult has collaborated with emerging talent Adam Goodrum in a continuation of their support and endorsement of local designers and artisans. Further establishing himself as one Australia's most promising personalities within the furniture realm, Goodrum's collection for the brand includes a range of armchair designs including the elegantly proportioned Plum, the Aran which lends its sumptuous curves to a sofa and bed by the same name, and self-descriptive Fat Tulip Chair and sofa. 

The Adam Goodrum collection is available locally at Cult

Home in Pulle by Contekst

Franky March - Thursday, July 09, 2015

Flaunting a minimal aesthetic with the concentrated use of blonde oak, stone and concrete, this Belgian home is simple and calm, requiring minimum fuss for the homeowners. The textured wooden surfaces are orientated both horizontally and vertically which emphasizes the elegant spaces within the home. Enhancing the character of the layout is the interconnected spaces that bridge the indoors to the stunning gardens outdoors.

 Via Deezen

Yeeels Paris Restaurant and Bar by Rodolphe Parente

Franky March - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Rodolphe Parente's latest masterpiece is Yeeels, a restaurant in Paris located on Avenue George V, that boasts two design savvy floors with contrasting atmospheres. The floor entry level exudes an institutional and revisited classic aesthetic, with key pieces including the Gubi Beetle chairs (available locally at Bromhead) paired with Knoll's Saarinen chairs (available locally at Studio Italia), whilst downstairs emits a more intimate setting, suggestive of the chic sophistication of Parisian nights.

 Via Yellowtrace

Placas Tables by LucidiPevere for De Castelli

Franky March - Friday, June 26, 2015

A contemporary collection of indoor coffee tables made from iron and brass, the Placas comprises of three segments that complete its circular structure, boasting a sophisticated and simplistic form.

 De Castelli is available locally at David Shaw.

Riverstone Poufs by Mac Stopa for Tonon

Franky March - Monday, June 22, 2015

Even with its stone like aesthetic, the 3D design of the Riverstone pouf exudes a soft and comfortable visual that lends itself indoors and outdoors due to its durable compact external polyurethane surface.

Tonon is available locally at David Shaw.