Ultra-modern art takes to the outdoors with this unusual, sculptural roto molded furniture by Qui est Paul? If you’re not sure whether to sit on it, put something on it, or admire it from afar, then you’ve got the right idea. These sculptures-cum-furnishings boast most unusual shapes and a contemporary aesthetic that will set the tone for your chic, modern outdoors. The roto molded lounge chair makes an ideal spot to kick back and relax under an open sky. It’s made with comfort first and foremost, followed (hot on its heels, we might ad) by a totally cool look and a palette of hot hues. Pool-side, in the garden or on the deck, these are the hotseat of the season! A coffee table, designed by Cedric Ragot, features rounded corners and a soft look ideal for your outdoor sitting area. This chair by the same designer boasts the same look and a matching base for a coordinated al fresco living area. And what living room is complete with out a sofa? Indoors or out, this roto molded sofa combines ergonomics, aesthetics and that cool factor that sets this furniture collection apart. All pieces are made of fully recyclable PE, and come in a palette of vibrant colors. For more information visit Qui est Paul?
7 Jun 2010 | Outdoor Furniture
Kick back and lounge in pure luxury with this aluminium sun lounger by Royal Botania. The aptly named D-Lux sun lounger is definitely deluxe, both in looks and in feel. Inspired by the female form, its smooth lines and modern details invite you to recline and soak up some sun. The concave and convex curves hug your body and support its natural shape so you can truly relax, all the while looking cool in an ultra-modern aluminium frame finished in a range of hot colors. Pool-side or on a sunny patio, this modern lounger makes a great addition to your outdoors. The D-Lux aluminum sun lounger measures 197 L by 75 D by 27 H. For more details visit Royal Botania.
26 Feb 2010 | Outdoor Furniture
Bring exotic flavors to the comfort of home with this sleek, restaurant-style Tepanyaki grill for home. The TepanGrill Table by Troy Adams Design is an indoor-outdoor Tepanyaki grill made for entertaining and feeding a crowd. A built-in stainless steel grill sits at the center of a black granite tabletop, which can be custom-made in any material and size. The grill cooktop uses infrared heat that does away with smoke, making it ideal for indoor and outdoor use, while a downdraft ventilator draws any smoke particles, grease and cooking odors out of the air. East meets West with Troy Adams’ choice of exotic materials, which include basalt and lava stone, bamboo, cork and stainless steel. By blending a traditional method for cooking with a contemporary, minimalist look, Troy Adams delivers a truly unique eating and entertaining experience. Check out this cool home Tepanyaki grill at Troy Adams Design.
22 Feb 2010 | Outdoor Furniture
Putting a modern twist on the conventional park bench seating, this contemporary outdoor wood bench design by B&B Italia invites you to take a load off in modern style! This outdoor bench was designed by Naoto Fukusawa as a departure from the traditional, rigid bench designs. The new Titikaka bench boasts teak lathes flowing fluidly over a durable aluminum frame. The result is a wave of wood; a sculptural seat that you’ll appreciate as much for its comfort factor as for its aesthetic appeal. The bench measures just short of 100 inches in length and 30 inches in height. Placed in the shade of your favorite tree in the backyard, on the deck or balcony, this gorgeous outdoor bench seating will be the hotspot of the season. For more information visit B&B Italia.
15 Feb 2010 | Outdoor Furniture
Vibia has created a veritable playground of modern lighting, the like of which you’ve never seen. The Spanish company, known for its contemporary, unusual and off-the-wall outdoor lighting design ideas, is transforming lighting into an art form with its sculptural and striking pieces. Why bother maintaining a meticulously manicured garden if you don’t have the lighting to show it off? This stunning setting illuminates landscape and pathways with the Tree 4000 outdoor lighting collection, a design by Pete Sans that resembles delicately drop-shaped conifers. Available in brown and white-lacquer finishes, these polyurethane lights contain compact fluorescent bulbs to cast a gentle glow on your outdoors. Turn your yard into a whimsical wonderland. For more outdoor lighting design ideas, visit Vibia.
11 Feb 2010 | Outdoor Lighting