The fabulous Salone del Mobile last month, one of the world’s most exciting furniture fairs, attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors through its doors and had some truly amazing new designs on offer. We spotted so many superb pieces that we can’t wait to show you … so here’s a little taster of just a few of the great designs we spotted from two of our favourite brands.
Bonaldo is always ahead of the design field and never fails to impress us with its inspirational pieces. They also make incredible sofa beds … and what puts them ahead of the game is … that their sofa beds don’t LOOK like sofa beds – that’s the last thing you want in your living room! The new Bandy sofa bed, designed by Vittorio Prevedello, is no exception. It’s got a great modern-retro look to it along with removable fabric or leather covers, and edged stitching in the same or contrasting colours. It’s also a cinch to operate with an easy, manual mechanism designed to move the seat forward and simultaneously lower the backrest (because when you’re tired and you want to go to bed you really don’t want to be having a fight with a sofa bed!).
Revitalising your home or office by introducing contemporary furniture can be a great way to lift your spirits and help you feel more positive. It’s a much cheaper option than moving house yet some well chosen pieces of designer furniture can have a massive impact on your overall wellbeing. Feeling comfortable and at ease in your surroundings is one of the key ingredients of a happy and well balanced attitude to life and simply introducing some fresh, modern furniture can be incredibly beneficial when it comes to boosting your mood. Continue reading “Tips for refurbishing in the contemporary style”