Angela Adams and The Birds and The Bees

Angela Adams and The Birds and The Bees

By Laure Joliet
Angela Adams is largely known for her bold textile design, but more recently she's expanded her line to include clean-edged modern furniture.

Angela Adams is largely known for her bold textile design, but more recently she's expanded her line to include clean-edged modern furniture.

Her latest collection, The Birds and The Bees, features deeply textured and piled rugs reminiscent of the forest floor, but its her furniture pieces that are a decided contrast to the whimsical stories the rugs weave. For instance, a piece like the Lily Dressing Table (above) is a cross between very serious Swedish modern and a praying mantis. Its sleek lines and glossy finish would be harsh in any context other than a room full of her patterns. The Blackbird Desk (below) has its own connotations (can you guess?) but is still at the end of the day simple and modern with just a hint of the playfulness we expect from her.



See more by Angela Adams here.

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