February 26, 2013

We love bright hues, whether the color scheme references mid-century tastes or nods to a more contemporary palette. We’ve collected six brilliant objects that work together or apart.

color riot o10 light

O10 Light

The 010 Light designed by Guillaume Delvigne is a lamp with a single bulb dangling on the end of a flex, which is draped over a stand, making it balance practically on any edge of furniture.

color riot azzurro wallpaper

Azzurro Wallpaper

Vinyl gets a bad rap as far as materials go, but it’s stain-resistant, washable, and in this case, easy to hang.

color riot doll table lamp

Doll Table Lamp

Doll is a new lamp created from a combination of the endless sensitivity and creativity of its young designer, Ionna Vautrin. Known for its warm, friendly presence with essential and evocative charm, which is meant to be kept close by like the traditional Japanese "Kokeshi Dolls" that inspired it.

yellow sofa

Mayor Sofa

Jacobsen designed this canape in 1939 for the city hall in Søllerød, Denmark, and it has never been produced for the retail market. Its Danish modern form is updated with bright yellow upholstery (though it’s also available in gray and black for the less adventurous).

holly berry wool throw blanket

Love Blanket

These cashmere-and-merino wool blankets are woven at a 250-year-old mill in Scotland; cleverly, the pattern spells out the word “love” in Morse code.

color riot village side table

Village Side Table

The Village Side Table uses a simple construction inspired by log cabins that "holds" the table top by embracing it within the leg structure. The mirrored shelf reflects the bright yellow of the underside of the table, creating a element of surprise as well as the illusion of continuing legs.

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