ALACARTER STYLE


Chair of the Day – Fjord chair by my Favorite Patricia Urquiola by Kelli

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Chair of the Day – Moor Chair for Driade by Philippe Stark by Kelli

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Chair of the Day – Bocci 25.0 by Omer Arbel for Bocci Canada by Kelli

bocci 25.0 by omer arbelOmer Arbel was born in Jerusalem but grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia and trained under the architects Enric Miralles (Barcelona) and John and Patricia Patkau (Vancouver). I am a fan of his interiors work as well so check out his website.



Chair of the Day – Sweet 27 by Paola Navone for Gervasoni by Kelli

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Chair of the Day – Kadrega by Huub Ubbens for Montina by Kelli

huub ubbens chairHuub Ubbens is a wonderfully talented designer, a LOVELY person and a great teacher. I had the privilege to study under him at Scuola Politecnica di Design during my masters program and learned a great deal about furniture design. This chair, Kadrega, is one of the many great designs by Ubbens. Ubbens has worked with many world famous designers such as Michele de Lucchi. IM A FAN! 🙂



Blow Away Vase by Front by Kelli

The creative women of Front designed this version of a Royal Delft vase to appear as though it was exposed to a gust of wind. The Blow Away vase is available from Moooi.blowawayvase by front



Chair of the Day – Antibodi Chair by my fav Patricia Urquiola by Kelli

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Win a 2 night’s stay at 40 Winks! by Kelli
May 8, 2009, 2:45 pm
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Chair of the Day – Crinoline Outdoor Collection by Patricia Urquiola for B&B Italia by Kelli

B&B Italia’s Crinoline outdoor collection designed by one of my all time favorite designers – Patricia Urquiola.bb-italia-outdoor-furniture-crinoline-1



Chair (bench) of the Day – The Hive by Arktura by Kelli

The Hive can be utilized as a bench or a table – I love the algorithmic pattern in it!

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It’s available in a striking blue, orange (shown), black and white.



Chair of the Day – The Stomach Chair by Bannavis Andrew Sribyatta for PIE by Kelli

Made out of bamboo with non toxic finish and adhesive (so its GREEN!)

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PAIR OF CHAIRS OF THE DAY… by David
PERFECTLY DIVINE IN MY LOBBY...

PERFECTLY DIVINE IN MY LOBBY...

I love mixing old with new and couldn’t resist including something on this pair of fantastic Venetian ‘Grotto’ chairs available from smart New York based dealers Newel. They are $37,500 USD, which personally I think is rather reasonable. Enjoy!

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Chair of the Day – Tsubomi by Leif designpark Tokyo by Kelli

Tsubomi inspired by the  image of a bright future, like that of a flower bud about to blossom.

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Chair of the Day – The Cabbage Chair by Nendo Japan by Kelli

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Chair of the Day – Canape by Lila Jang by Kelli

Gives new meaning to corner sofa 🙂 I love it!

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Me and Marc Newson last night at the Phillips de Pury party by Kelli

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CHAIR STRIPTEASE… by David
OBJECTS OF DESIRE...

OBJECTS OF DESIRE...

MORE CHAIRS ON ALACARTERSTYLE!
The multi-talented Pigalle Tavakkoli sent me this delightful picture at the weekend… snapped at a show she produced for the Chelsea Arts Club a couple of years ago as part of their annual fundraiser. The chairs were provided by Philippe Starck amongst others and then customised by artists such as Gavin Turk, Rolf Sachs and Sir Peter Blake. However, it does look as if the racy burlesque performance was attracting rather more attention than the chairs in this case, certainly from male members of the audience…. or am I mistaken??

DAVID



Last night at Phillips de Pury by Kelli

We had a great time last night at the Phillips de Pury party! I met the fabulous Marc Newson (previous posts on Marc) – pictures of me and marc coming soon 🙂 I also really enjoyed all the fabulous historic pieces up for auction on April 30th.  Here are some of my favorites:

And the star of the show – also the most expensive – Marc Newson’s Lockheed Lounge

‘Lockheed Lounge’ by Marc Newson 1988 for Pod, Australia £500,000-700,000

‘Lockheed Lounge’ by Marc Newson 1988 for Pod, Australia £500,000-700,000



Chair of the day – Showtime collection by Jamie Haydon by Kelli

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Chair of the Day -The Dancing Chair by Constance Guisset by Kelli

The Dancing chair by Constance Guisset was shown and the Paris and Milan Furniture Fair 2009

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