A New Furniture Collection That Merges Two Top Design Trends
Somewhere around 2015, two major design trends emerged that — from time to time — have also subsequently converged. The first, alluded to in this New York Times story, is something we immediately began calling “warm minimalism,” referring to the blonde wood / muted pastels / brass / simple shapes combo that’s still going strong; the second is the Dimore Studio brand of understated glamour that skews slightly more classic, in richer textures and tones. When they’re combined, you get work like New York designer Robert Sukrachand‘s newest collection, debuting today at the AD Design show: His bent-glass Cyc Mirrors, inspired by the cycloramas he used to shoot on when he worked as a photographer, have a warm golden cast, while his Torus tables are wrapped in luxe beige and rust microsuede. “Bringing texture and warmth into unusual surfaces is an idea I’ve been interested in exploring for some time,” he says. Check out the results below.