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June 24, 2013
In this Conversation Piece series, we take a look at seven statement sofas to bring intrigue and unique character into your home design. Each and every one of these sofas is sure to be a main topic among guests to your home.
The Cloud Sofa designed by Marcel Wanders

CLOUD SOFA

The Cloud couch by designer Marcel Wanders is wrapped in textured fabric and comes with white pillows designed specifically to resemble clouds.

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yellow sofa

<a href="http://www.dwell.com/furniture-and-products/mayor-sofa">MAYOR SOFA</a>

Designer Arne 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).

Originally appeared in Back to the Basics: Primary Colors
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The Foliage Sofa by Patricia Urquiola for Kartell

FOLIAGE SOFA

Spanish-born designer Patricia Urquiola designed the Foliage sofa for Italian furniture brand Kartell.

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Playing with the scale of pixels is a specialty of Spanish-born designer Cristian Zuzunaga, and the diminutive digital unit gets its due on Shanghai. The fabric—a Ligne Roset exclusive—graces the iconic pleats and folds of Michel Ducaroy’s iconic 1970s pi

SHANGHAI TOGO

Playing with the scale of pixels is a specialty of Spanish-born designer Cristian Zuzunaga, and the diminutive digital unit gets its due on Shanghai. The fabric—a Ligne Roset exclusive—graces the iconic pleats and folds of Michel Ducaroy’s Togo.

Originally appeared in Roche Bobois Celebrates 50 Years
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Vintage three piece sofa blue, green.

ABCD SOFA

Pierre Paulin designed this sculptural piece in 1968 for Artifort in two variations: sofa and love seat. This vintage offering, a sofa, was manufactured in France.

Originally appeared in Sitting Pretty
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MOSSPINK SOFA

Picture the Mosspink, designed by Kati Meyer-Brühl, as a lichen-covered pile of stones in the woods or an algae-laden mass of deep-sea minerals. Inspired by organic forms, the sofa is constructed with natural fabrics and versatility in mind: All the upholstered cushions can be layered to your liking and will look right at home in the wilds of your living room.

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CONFLUENCES SOFA

This armless modular sofa by Philippe Nigro can help you finally make your move, as you cuddle up to your woo-ee in a cozy Confluence of well-designed intentions.

Originally appeared in From ICFF: Designer Philippe Nigro
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The Cloud Sofa designed by Marcel Wanders

CLOUD SOFA

The Cloud couch by designer Marcel Wanders is wrapped in textured fabric and comes with white pillows designed specifically to resemble clouds.

Take a look at more from this series —10 Statement Chairs and 8 Statement Side Tables.

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