Sofa The Archives

Saturday 12 April, 2014

Patricia Urquiola upholsters modular sofa for Moroso in jersey fabric

Milan 2014: Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola has created a modular sofa system covered in jersey material for Italian brand Moroso (+ slideshow).

Saturday 05 April, 2014

Coquille Sofa by Markus Johansson resembles the curved form of a shell

Milan 2014: this sofa by Swedish designer Markus Johansson echoes the curves and ripples of a shell and will launch at this year’s킠Salone Satellite in Milan킠(+ slideshow).

Wednesday 02 April, 2014

Ancient volcanic rock and carbon fibre spliced together in Onyx sofa by Peugeot Design Lab

Milan 2014: a three-metre-long sofa created by Peugeot Design Lab splices together a piece of volcanic stone and carbon fibre to create a mix of the old and new (+ slideshow).

Saturday 22 March, 2014

Cutting Edge sofa by Martijn Rigters cut from block of foam using hot wires

Dutch designer Martijn Rigters created this rippled sofa by forcing a long block of foam through the gap between four hot wires.

Thursday 27 February, 2014

Jonas Wagell expands Swell sofa range for Normann Copenhagen

Stockholm 2014: Danish furniture brand Normann Copenhagen has launched an armchair and two-seater version of the padded Swell sofa킠created by Swedish designer Jonas Wagell to resemble risen bread.

Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Chris Martins sofa system for Massproductions zigzags around corners

Stockholm 2014: this movie by Swedish brand Massproductions shows how designer Chris Martin’s modular sofa system can be arranged to fit any room.

Friday 31 January, 2014

Side table extends from base of Rise sofa by Note Design Studio

Stockholm 2014: the wooden base of this sofa by Swedish firm Note Design Studio extends outwards to become a side table.

Sunday 26 January, 2014

Sofa based on a pin cushion by Demeter Fogarasi

Enormous dressmaker’s pins seem to puncture the seat of this sofa by Hungarian design student Demeter Fogarasi, pushing through to form legs on the underside.

Friday 24 January, 2014

Prado sofa with movable backrest cushions by Christian Werner for Ligne Roset

Cologne 2014:킠German designer Christian Werner has created a sofa for French brand Ligne Roset with backrests that can be placed in any position (+ slideshow).

Monday 20 January, 2014

Philippe Nigro designs rounded sofa for Ligne Roset

Cologne 2014:킠French designer Philippe Nigro has created a sofa for French furniture brand Ligne Roset with rounded edges like a bar of soap (+ slideshow).