“A seed pod, cocoon or pregnant belly” is how Selvedge Magazine describes the felted bags of knitter, felt maker and designer Cecilie Telle, and those words sum up exactly a trend I’ve been noticing lately, of soft capsule shapes, arches and pods. Could it be the sound of ‘The Future is Female’ cry echoing through the world of design?
Whatever it means, it’s a nice coccoony feeling to enjoy, as we head into the second month still with the hopes that 2018 will be a big, beautiful butterfly of a year!
The intriguingly modular Bomboca Sofa by The Campana Brothers for Louis Vuitton is unpacked in this video.
Such a clever illusion of a doorway created by the Arch Mirror by Bower
The Studio and discovery space at Groniger Museum by Jaime Hayon looks like a journey I’d love to take.
The Setareh suspension lamp by Francesco Librizzi may be on trend, but utterly timeless.
Murano glass Don Giovanni table lamp by India Mahdavi. She’s a genius.
And how about this tiny but perfectly-formed Paris apartment by Batiik Studio (via Yellowtrace)