Conversation Piece: 7 Statement Sofas

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June 24, 2013
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  CLOUD SOFA The Cloud couch by designer Marcel Wanders is wrapped in textured fabric and comes with white pillows designed specifically to resemble clouds.

    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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  <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).    This originally appeared in Back to the Basics: Primary Colors.

    <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).

    This originally appeared in Back to the Basics: Primary Colors.
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  FOLIAGE SOFA Spanish-born designer Patricia Urquiola designed the Foliage sofa for Italian furniture brand Kartell.

    FOLIAGE SOFA

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

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  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.    This originally appeared in Roche Bobois Celebrates 50 Years.

    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.

    This originally appeared in Roche Bobois Celebrates 50 Years.
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  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.    This originally appeared in Sitting Pretty.

    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.

    This 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.

    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.    This originally appeared in From ICFF: Designer Philippe Nigro .

    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.

    This originally appeared in From ICFF: Designer Philippe Nigro .
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