Top Ten

Our pick of products new to market

Words by Emily Martin

1. Comma
by Vitra

A work environment that can be structured to suit changing needs, Comma mirrors the functionality and aesthetic of scaffolding. Consisting of a parts kit, it can be configured into different structures. The basic module is made from tubular steel and can be assembled into different configurations such as workstations, shelf units, phone booths, team benches and others.

2. Xcut and Xcross
by Alape

New to market are two innovative floor standing designs from Alape that dissolve the typical closed cylindrical form of a washstand. The Xcross has an open design and features glazed steel, which is available in a bicolour finish: matt black with a white gloss basin. Lightweight and entirely white, Xcut features a shelf and provides practical storage in the smallest of spaces.

3. Sorrento
by Alexander Rose

The Sorrento dining set is an extension of the luxury Sorrento lounge range, designed from 100% FSC-certified solid teak. The set consists of a generous sized armchair and a choice of eight or 10-seater table. The chair has a slatted back and seat with softly tapered legs. Like the entire Sorrento range it can be left outside all year round, and has a 10-year warranty attached.

4. Truly
by Bolon

Image Credit: TEITUR ARDAL
Image Credit: TEITUR ARDAL

Truly features enlarged patterns, colour effects and hyper texture. Ideal for offices, hospitality venues and communal areas in the private rented sector, the collection is created in-house and shaped around the vision of the five women who make up the design team: five distinct patterns, each with its own expression and identity, representing the passions and expertise of the team.

5. Terrazzo and Elemental Terrazzo
by Amtico

Responding to customer demand for a modern, easy-to-install alternative to natural terrazzo, Terrazzo and Elemental Terrazzo are part of Amtico’s new LVT Spacia Stones range. The six new Terrazzo colourways are densely packed with ‘chips’, while the bolder Elemental Terrazzo features larger ‘marble’ pieces, all set within a ‘concrete’ base for a dramatic effect.

6. Tencel Model Fibres Backcloth
by Ultrafabrics and Lenzing AG

In partnership with Lenzing AG, Ultrafabrics will be the first polyurethane material to incorporate Lenzing AG’s Tencel Modal fibres as a backcloth with 100% reinforced rayon. As well as being sustainable, the backcloth allows Ultrafabrics' products to maintain a soft and natural drape as well as regulating the body's temperature.

7. Hideaway Swing Desk
by Bisley

New to Bisley’s Hideaway range is the Swing Desk. Designed and manufactured in Bisley’s factory, it enables home-workers to easily transform their space from a sleek and stylish sideboard into a working, functional desk in one subtle move without changing location. With no hooks, handles or hinges visible the design offers a neat and minimalistic look.

8. 2022 Collections
by Arper

Image Credit: SALVA LOPEZ
Image Credit: SALVA LOPEZ???????

Arper has unveiled its 2022 collection at the latest instalment of the Salone del Mobile. They are: Shaal, a new sofa offering, designed by Doshi Levien; Aeeri, a sculptural table, designed by Peter Kunz; Ghia, a new low table collection, designed by Studio Altherr Désile Park; Oell, a side table, designed by Jean- Marie Massaud and a new edition of Juno 02, which features sustainable plastic.

9. Grafton
by KI

KI’s UK-made Grafton seating collection has been expanded to include stools, task stools and sled base chairs. The injection-moulded backrest provides better ventilation and flexibility, without compromising on durability. The chair’s configuration options including stacking chairs with or without castors, and task chairs with or without swivel tablet arms.

10. Axor One
by Axor and Barber Osgerby

In a continuation of their collaboration with Axor, British designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have extended their Axor One collection with a curated palette of six coloured taps. Launched in 2021, Axor One is a bathroom collection which features over 30 products including basin mixers, bathtub mixers and a wide range of shower items.

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