Our pick of products new to market
Words by Cathy Hayward
Two years on from the launch of Rio comes Morgan’s most recent collaborative project, Rio 2, with studio INTEGRATE and architect Mehran Gharleghi. The new design comprises a polyamide 3D-printed component as the main structure, attached to either a glass or timber top and legs of turned timber.
Schwung Glass Globe
by Casa Botelho
Mouth-blown and carefully moulded into a delicate round, the Schwung Home Glass Globe uses a signature material palette of solid brass complementing the mouth-blown glass and light. The skilfully sculpted glass globe is available in various sizes, satisfying the desire for either dramatic statement or subtle illuminations.
Mid Century Modern: Icons of Design
by Here Design
The latest book release from Londonbased multidisciplinary studio Here Design showcases more than 90 pieces from this highly collectable style of design. The book explores work by some 60 designers through original graphics, from the Eames chairs, the Morris Mini Minor and a Gio Ponti bookcase.
Launched at this year’s Salone del Mobile, Aqua is a new finish for Alape's luxury sinks and basins. Inspired by nature, the depth of the ocean and the colour of water heavily influenced the wet, glassy surface and deep teal colour. With a history of working with glazed steel, Alape uses a unique three-layer process.
by Workshop No.8
Launched at 100% Design in September The Architect was the debut piece by Workshop No.8. The table is light and robust while demonstrating highly refined shapes. The Architect takes its design from traditional craftsmanship, skill and precision while also offering a subtle built-in wireless phone charger.