21 October 2014

MATERIAL

AWD announce a new leather collection

MONACO. Andrew Winch Designs (AWD) and Italian leather specialist Foglizzo launch new leather range...

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Arabesque Table

UK, London. The Arabesque table from British custom furniture designer Black & Key is a lesson in timelessness.

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The @Table

UK, London. The latest piece to come from J. Robert Scott is a table called @Table designed by founder and president of the firm Sally Sirkin Lewis. As the name suggests, the latest piece was designed to accomm

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Rima

UK, London. The Rima coffee table and side table are the latest pieces to come from Splinter Works, the studio behind The Bodice Rocker chair and Golden Vessel bathtub.

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Luminaire

UK, Powys. Featured on the front cover of SuperyachtDesign Q19, Luminaire is a marquetry panel designed and crafted by Hannah Gage of Aryma.

MATERIAL

Hide and sleek

The brainchild of brother and sister Nadia and Gianfranco Dalle Mese, Studioart's leather wall tiles are deeply rooted in a long tradition of leather processing at their family tannery, which was founded

CABIN

Balthazar

Davidson's latest piece, the side cabinet Balthazar, features a unique pitted bronze finish and four doors wrapped in vellum, and perfectly encapsulates Davidson’s chic aesthetic.

BATHROOM

The beauty of wood

Wood is a beautiful material that offers designers an array of creative options thanks to the varied choice of tree species, grain types, possible finishes and its ability to be used as a construction material. Here consultant Cha… More

MATERIAL

Mood Board: Odalisque

In SuperyachtDesign Q17, we explored some of the latest textiles on offer, including Odalisque, a part of the Pollack Collection. Marketing manager at Altfield Emma Boden talks to us about the thinking behind the fabric.… More

SUPERYACHT DESIGN WEEK

Mood Board: Lady Roxana

On a recent trip to Venice, SYD was lucky enough to get a peek at Rubelli’s 2014 textile collection. This week it was officially revealed to the world outside its Palazzo Corner Spinelli head office. Mood Board explores the … More

MATERIAL

Lapitec

Lapitec is a unique, sintered stone product that uses advanced scientific techniques to create a surface that is neither natural stone, artificial quartz, ceramic or porcelain, but nevertheless has the advantages of them all.… More

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The Linley collection for Summit

UK, London. Summit Furniture has revealed a new furniture line designed by luxury furniture specialist Linley. The new collection is an outdoor range constructed from teak and is due to be launched during the London Design Week.… More

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Bentley Home Collection

One of the most iconic luxury car brands around, Bentley has diversified over the last year, most recently launching its own furniture range of chairs, sofas and tables.… More

DINING

The sound of music

FRANCE, Lissieu. The Drop's and Up's are part of a range of speakers designed and produced by French manufacturer Soee Soundesign. Available in a wide range of a finishes, we went to Ideaworks to find out if they sound as good a… More

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SKYSOL Motion wins prestigious DAME award

UK, Sussex. Oceanair’s Skysol Motion has won its category at the METS 2013 DAME awards. The pleated blind combines the feel of a pleated blind while maintaining the practicality and convenience of a roller blind.… More

LIGHTING

Spotting Underwater Lights

UK, London. Underwater Lights, a British lighting manufacturer, is continuing to prove popular within the refit sector for deck and underwater lighting with its most recent project at Ursa Shipyards in Turkey, II Vagabond, having … More

DECK

The carbon fibre collection

UK, London. Tim Gosling, the principal designer and founder of furniture specialist Gosling, has launched a new marine-specific collection called Gosling Marine. Designed for the exterior deck, each piece is made from carbon f… More

NEWS

Picchio Boat

Picchio Boat is a new catamaran concept by designer Christian Grande, which is based on the marriage between the environment and the idea of a recreational island orientated around family and relaxation.… More

MATERIAL

The Walls of Venice

With a history spanning over 170 year, celebrated Venetian fabric house Rubelli has branched into wall coverings, but as one would expect, has given them the Rubelli treatment… More

MATERIAL

Lumiere

Inspired by reflective surfaces and the way they pay with light, Lumiere is the latest collection of trimmings from Samuel & Sons...… More

MATERIAL

Fauna

Superyacht fabric specialist Extex has launched a new marine fabric range called Fauna, which has been inspired by woodlands.… More

CABIN

Mood Board: Waves

It is easy to overlook the smaller details that make up a superyacht interior. In Q16's Mood Board, SYD explores the finishing touches on board yachts. Johanthan Fawcett tells us about their bed linen collection for superyacht… More

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From leather to wool

Tracing its pedigree back to 1780, family business Fleming & Howland is an expert at creating handmade, bespoke chesterfields. Having worked solely in leather for most of its history, it has just announced that it will la… More

DECK

Mood Board: The Harbor Collection

The ultimate marriage of form and function, deck furniture has to withstand all weather conditions and not age too quickly, but also be just as luxurious and attractive as the pieces inside. We talk to Mark Anders from Summit Furn… More

NEWS

SYD Week: Material advantages

Alternative materials must surpass traditional materials to guarantee uptake, say designers in the morning session of day two at SuperyachtDESIGN Week… More

A/V

The Speed of Sound

Luxury speaker manufacturer, Bowers & Wilkins has released a new loudspeaker to celebrate its recent partnership with Maserati, the 805 Maserati Edition.… More

CABIN

Fine Antique Brass

Better known for their contemporary, dual material design work with bright metal finishes like Satin and Polished Nickel, Turnstyle’s latest collection embraces a darker side… More

LIGHTING

Keplero

Combining form and function, the new Keplero spotlight from Foresti & Suardi has been designed to add practical elegance to any yacht interior.… More

MATERIAL

Larsen 2013

The glamour of past decades is something that has inspired many fabric collections. Larsen has taken cues from the 30s and 50s for its new 2013 range. Ariane Dalle, design director for the brand tells us about what it was ab… More

ENTERTAINMENT

Inflatable Climbing Wall

Hot on the heels of the inflatable island and in the classic inflatable slide, comes the latest inflatable toy for superyachts: a climbing wall from Italian company, Green Yachts.… More

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Inspiration Console

Walking through the interior of a superyacht or wandering the halls of Salone del Mobile, it is clear that furniture design today has reached a new level. French cabinetmaker, Ebenisterie Generale, tells us about the inspiration b… More

DECK

Carbourn

Designed to be packed up and carried on the march on military campaigns, campaign furniture typifies the romance and discovery of the colonial times. Designer Richard Wrightman latest piece, the Carbourn folding chair, embodies … More

LIGHTING

Feather Light

While artistic inspiration might be more evident in the realm of soft furnishings and fabrics, inspiration for lighting fixtures can be just as varied and unique. The artist Yasemen Hussein tell us about the inspiration behind her… More

DECK

Seagull

Besenzoni has revealed two of its latest products, a new handrail and pilot seat design, both displaying the modern aesthetic and innovation we have come to expect from the Italian company.… More

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Dice Chair

The Dice chair from Linley is a lesson in geometric proportions and comfort...… More

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La Seora

Taking inspiration from two of Miami’s primary cultures, American and Latino, La Seóra is a luxury take on the traditional hammock.… More

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Tai Ping presents works by Ramy Fischler

FRANCE, Paris. At the 2012 Monaco Yacht Show, Tai Ping celebrated its newly designed flagship showroom in Paris and its Chinoiseries collection, both by designer Ramy Fischler.… More

EVENTS

Pocket Spa to be displayed at GSF

With just days to go till the start of the 2012 Global Superyacht Forum, SYD can confirm that a built version of the winning design of the Awlgrip Future Interior Design challenge will be on display in the GSF forum lounge.… More

MATERIAL

Pandora

Marine Leather has revealed its latest line of leather, the Pandora Collection. Featuring original stitching, patterns, overlays and sophisticated pleated works in a variety of colourways, the hides offer a creative twist to t… More

MATERIAL

Amos

Christian Fischbacher tell SuperyachtDesign about the creative evolution and design process behind its latest textile, Amos...… More

NEWS

Yacht drawbridge

UK, Sarisbury Green. Ken Freivokh Design has revealed a new side passarelle concept that connects the internal multi-storey atrium on a motoryacht with a jetty alongside, offering an owner and guests a stable and stylish entry.… More

NEWS

Dining On Deck

Over the years John Munford has come to recognise the necessity for stylish deck furniture on yachts that can be stacked, folded, stored and easily moved between decks. His latest addition is the Folding Beach Club Dining Ta… More

NEWS

New directions: Equus

Acquired by Jamie Edmiston last year, Linley is evolving, adding a more contemporary edge to its products while staying true to the classic brand's loyal followers. SYD went to the showroom to see former Silverlining designer … More

DECK

Fendi Deauville

Fendi Casa launched a new outdoor collection called Deauville at September's Maison et Objet… More

SPA

The Horizontal Shower

Innovative bathroom specialist Dornbracht has taken the traditional notion of the shower to the next level with its Horizontal Shower...… More

MATERIAL

Mosaico+ at Cersai

The International Exhibition of Ceramic Tile and Bathroom Furnishings will take place from 25 to 29 September 2012 and one company that is ready to surprise with its mosaic tiles is Mosaico+...… More

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Marea

Upcoming British designer, Jules Sturgess, has launched his debut collection of handcrafted, limited edition furniture that explores the structural properties of carbon fibre. Marea, the first piece in the collection, is a sleek c… More

MATERIAL

Flutter

Many of the exhibitors at Clerkenwell Design Week placed an emphasis on the creative and manufacturing processes behind the designs this year. One studio, Johnson Tiles presented the theme ‘Metamorphosis’ through the… More

LIGHTING

The Solar Tree

Acting as a kind of centrepiece for Clerkenwell Design Week 2012, The Solar Tree designed by Ross Lovegrove and manufactured by Italian lighting brand Artemide is a revolutionary urban lighting concept. The six-metre ‘t… More

MATERIAL

New Ostrich Leather for Oceanair

British marine blind and shading manufacture Oceanair has added a new selection of faux ostrich leather to its fabric collection, expanding its range of materials that can be chosen for their Venetian blinds...… More

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Esquire Evolution

Carpet designer Esti Barnes has been making distinctive contemporary handmade rugs and carpets since 1988 when she started her company Top Floor. Her latest offering is Esquire Evolution, a adaptation of her original, award-… More

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4801 Armchair

For the first time in its 60-year history, Italian furniture manufacturer Kartell paid homage to iconic Milanese designer Joe Colombo by reissuing one of the most famous pieces in its archive, the 4801 Armchair...… More

A/V

Split-Box

British designer Peter Harvey, whose Nautile chair was feature in Q7, has revealed his latest project, the Split-Box media console...… More

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Davidson present new models for 2012

London-based furniture specialist Davidson, has launched new models for this season, offered in an array of timbers and finishes. From the wide range of new furniture, two pieces in particular caught our eye...… More

MATERIAL

Texture

Italian manufacturer of luxury leather for yachts, Marine Leather, has developed a special manufacturing process to create a special collection called Texture...… More

DECK

Foldable sun lounger

Stephen Huish Yacht Design, based in Greater London, has revealed a new space saving sun lounger, which when not in use folds into a neat rectangular shape, freeing up valuable deck space...… More

DINING

Château Baccarat

Launched at M&O last month, Baccarat’s new collection of crystal glasses has been designed to reveal the true complexity, richness and subtlety of wine. This new Château Baccarat Collection is set to revolutionis… More

MATERIAL

Rendez-Vous

Luxury textile brand Lelievre has launched its latest collection of fabrics, Rendez-Vous. Combining many themes, textures, designs and influences, the collection features a strong palette, merging neutrals and bright colours… More

MATERIAL

Albemarle

Launched by Cole & Son at Maison et Objet 2012, the Albemarle collection is a selection of damask prints inspired by the Romantic Period...… More

DECK

Improved design for Besenzoni gangway

Besenzoni has announced that it has re-evaluated and developed its gangway designs to improve style and safety. This redesign has resulted in an automatic stanchion at the end of its gangways and the introduction of wider walkway… More

MATERIAL

Gravity Stool

Dutch designer Jólan van der Wiel has created the Gravity Stool. Shaped using both magnetic fields and the force of gravity from a mix of plastics and iron shavings, the stool is a true burst of colour and an experiment in f… More

MATERIAL

Olive

The result of a collaboration between industrial designer Yoav Avinoam and textile designer Adi Tasa, the Olive chair explores the relationship between upholstery and fabric. SYD talked to Avinoam to learn more about the origins o… More

SPA

Essencia Rectangular

The new Essencia Rectangular from BainUltra is a freestanding bath with a sleek design designed for unrivalled comfort in smaller spaces...… More

MATERIAL

Trend Teak

Italian tile maker Trend introduces new agglomerate flooring planks that offer unusual, eco-sustainable finishes using quartz, granite and recycled glass the flooring...… More

MATERIAL

Koyo Ibushi

Koyo Ibushi is a silver, ceramic-like material, made from soil and carbon, using a time-honoured Japanese technique that has been around for centuries. Now Japanese company Koyo Seiga is adapting this historic building mater… More

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Salmon Leather

Stronger than cow’s leather and more ecologically friendly than exotic leathers like shark, ray and snakeskin, salmon leather is an excellent design alternative. Supplier Salmon Leather Germany has been working with this un… More

MATERIAL

Kedo

Synthetic composites are now breaking into the world of high-end interior design, with a host of products reflecting a more contemporary interpretation of luxury. The latest company to use these materials in their work is Kedo, a … More

DINING

TopBrewer

Founded more than 50 years ago, Danish company Scanomat launched the world’s first automatic cappuccino machine in 1985. Owned by Kim Vibe-Peterson, who is also owner of the 54-metre superyacht Parsival III, the company&#… More

DECK

Husk Outdoor

Being launched for 2012 by B&B Italia is the new Husk Outdoor collection by Spanish architect and designer Patricia Urquiola. Husk is a design forward armchair and side table that will form the focal point of the company… More

DINING

Undercounter Ecoboiler

Tidy solutions for everything from stoves to storage must be found in a superyacht galley. With this in mind, Marco Beverage Systems, one of Europe’s leading designers and manufacturers of beverage making equipment, has r… More

DECK

Richard Frinier Collection for Brown Jordan

Luxury outdoor furnishings manufacturer Brown Jordan has revealed its newest designs, Elements and Swim contemporary deck furniture designed by Richard Frinier...… More

BATHROOM

Serie T

Contemporary, understated and flexible, the Serie T radiator from Italian design studio Antrax has just been awarded the Interior Innovation Award 2012, an award that champions the most eye-catching products and original and innov… More

LOUNGE

Piana

Just months after its launch in April at Salone de Mobile in Milan, Piana, the folding chair designed by iconic British designer and architect David Chipperfield for Italian companies Alessi and Lamm, has been included in New … More

DECK

Surf

Royal Botania, a high-end Belgian outdoor furniture company, launched another striking hammock design at Maison & Objet 2011. Following on from the success of its award-winning Wave hammock in 2009, this year sees the Surf … More

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Pelle Pietra

Launched at Maison & Objet and Decorex this year, Pelle Pietra is a new company created to provide the market with an innovative, architectural application of leather combined with marble, granite, stone or onyx...… More

LIGHTING

Serip Lighting

Launched at Maison & Objet in Paris this year and later in the UK at Decorex 2011, Serip Lighting presented a new chandelier as part of its Aqua Collection...… More

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Top Floor's Reprise Collection

Based in London’s Chelsea Harbour Design Centre, Top Floor creates contemporary and bespoke hand-made rugs and carpets.  Founder and design director, Esti Barnes, has used innovative techniques and materials to crea… More

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Wood Erosion

Ireland-based Joseph Walsh Studio has launched stunning pieces from its Formations & Layering concept collection for 2011 and include the Erosion III Dining Table and Enignum IV copper chairs, both of which are featured in … More

DECK

Perennials High Performance Outdoor Embroidery

Launched at the Monaco Yacht Show, Perennials fabrics has collaborated with Holland & Sherry to create a collection of customised, embroidered scatter cushions suitable for...… More

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Mon Petit Coeur by la Cividina

In Q7 of SuperyachtDesign we reviewed the Nautile chair designed by Peter Harvey. The British designer has again got together with Italian furniture brand la Cividina to produce the deliciously-named Mon Petit Coeur range of … More

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Georg Jensen Silver

During the 2011 Perini Navi Cup in Sardinia, part of the evening entertainment was a competition to see which yacht could concoct the best cocktails...… More

BATHROOM

High Touch stone washbasins

Polish manufacturer and design group High Touch, has revealed a new stone washbasin collection called Ochra. Thanks to a special and ancient manufacturing technique of oiling and inlaying of the stone, High Touch has managed… More

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Trinchero's new collections

Established in 1957 as a wholesaler within the automotive field, Italy-based Trinchero is a supplier of fabric and accessories for both classic and modern cars but only branched into the nautical field in 1994...… More

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Future Systems Sofa

Resort Living Ltd. is a high-end development and design company in the Czech Republic specialising in boutique residential projects in unique locations, as well as developing production programs for designer goods...… More

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Open Fire

Italian designer Alex Sacchetti has revealed a line of stylish fireplaces especially designed for Brandoni, the Italian specialist in heating systems, that he hopes will give fireplaces a place in the modern superyacht interio… More

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Oceanair Soft Furnishings

Oceanair has been manufacturing blinds, shading and soft furnishings for the marine market for over 20 years. Its latest venture is a collection of soft furnishings a range that offers an array of cushions, curtains, bolster… More

BATHROOM

Numi

Previewed at Clerkenwell Design Week 2011, the Numi toilet from Kohler combines complex technology, quality design and engineering to be the company’s most advanced toilet...… More

MATERIAL

Lamboo Elite

The latest product line from Lamboo, a technology and manufacturing company focused on developing new products and materials, is Lamboo Elite, a collection of engineered bamboo panels, components and veneers that were fabricated s… More

LOUNGE

Whaletone

The Whaletone piano, designed by Robert Majkut, is a unique combination of original design and advanced technology, catering for the tastes of both design lovers and professional musicians. The ultimate expression of luxury,… More

DECK

Lolah

Each piece in the Kenneth Cobonpue collection is meticulously hand-made by Filipino artisans using skills that have been passed down for generations. Particularly suited to adorning the deck of a superyacht is the new Lolah ou… More

LOUNGE

Tip Ton

Launched by Vitra at the Salone Del Mobile, the eagerly awaited, Tip Ton chair is undeniably cool and allows for a dynamic seating position thanks to a simple forward-tilt action, providing significant ergonomic benefits for the f… More

BATHROOM

THG's Daum Collection

THG, the world’s leading French brand for luxury bath products, has joined forces with master glassmaker, Daum, a luxury brand that has been in constant production for more than 130 years, to create the exclusive Daum C… More

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GlammFire

Since its launch in September 2008, Portugal-based GlammFire, a part of the Pachinha Group, has produced a range of fireplaces and presented its most recent products at the 2011 Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy. Although it h… More

BATHROOM

Luna and Sade

Wisconsin-based Graff has recently entered into the yacht market with its bathroom tap collections Luna and Sade. Both collections use the new Steelnox finish developed by Graff, a coating that is highly resistant to fingerp… More

DECK

Tommy

With its latest creation, Valdenassi, a specialist in teak furniture and fittings for yachts, has broken the mould of traditional outdoor furniture and designed a pouf that will really stand out on deck...… More

DECK

OUTBAG

Offering a new category in outdoor furniture, Global Bedding GmbH has produced OUTBAG, a range of furniture it likes to call “soft tech furniture”, which is a cross between outdoor furniture and a beanbag. Having p… More

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AP Stool

The AP stool is a sculptural statement designed by Shin Azumi, a long-time collaborator of Italian furniture maker, Lapalma. Azumi was born in Kobe, Japan, but has been based in London since receiving his Master’s Degre… More

BATHROOM

TOTO Modular Home

With its range of high-end bathroom furniture and fittings, Japanese bathroom specialist TOTO has aimed to embody the Japanese ritual of bathing. Showcased at Clerkenwell Design Week 2011, TOTO’s new Modular Home (MH) col… More

BATHROOM

New Kohler Lithocast Baths

American bathroom and kitchen manufacturer Kohler used Clerkenwell Design Week to reveal four of its newest freestanding baths at its UK showroom...… More

MATERIAL

Anthology

Selecting a flawless fabric scheme for the interior of a superyacht is a complex process. Taking into account the owner's vision as well as fabric quality, durability, colour and texture, is no easy task. New York fabric manuf… More

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Innermost at Milan

SYD has always been a fan of British design house Innermost and their presence at Milan Furniture Fair this year only served to underpin their status as one of the more exciting furniture studios around...… More

CABIN

Thor S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Desk

Taking film promotion to the next inter-disciplinary level, Acura, the luxury unit of motor giant Honda, and design house Studio Dror have joined forces to produce a limited-edition desk inspired Paramount Picture’s new… More

MATERIAL

Manuel Canovas Collection

As seen at London Design Week, the trend for bright colours is leading the way this year and the 2011 fabric collection from French textile house Manuel Canovas, a brand of Colefax and Fowler, is clearly embracing this...… More

BATHROOM

Genesis

The new Genesis collection is the latest challenge taken up by Ceramica Globo’s designers, who have created a unique contemporary selection of bathroom fittings that have a very natural feel with smooth, flowing lines..… More

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Ghibli table

In SuperyachtDesign Q3, we featured an article on the various applications of glass, both structurally and artistically, showing the various ways the non-crystalline material has and could potentially be used. At this year&#… More

MATERIAL

Ocean-inspired Glass

A look at the latest glass countertop from ThinkGlass, which was launched at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show 2011 in Las Vegas and was inspired by the ocean...… More

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