Designer Jason Miller created the Kent Sofa for The Future Perfect with disparate influences in mind: the retro glamor of mid-century sofa silhouettes with the deep craftsmanship of traditional Shaker woodworking. The result is entirely contemporary. With a solid walnut plinth and legs and thoughtful upholstery detailing, the Kent Sofa exudes modern warmth.
New York design firm Roman and William has updated a classic sling chair for a contemporary audience. The folding legs and base are made of thick, smoky walnut giving it a reassuringly sturdy look and feel while custom brass detailing adds to its regal air. The Reader’s supple leather cushioning, and purposeful angles make this the ideal seat for long hours of contemplation in your office or study.
Designed by Casey Lurie, the Primo Shelving System uses a unique combination of notched wooden planks and poles to create a stable structure. Accents of brass or stainless steel add both support and warmth to the design. Created for optimal usability, the interlocking shelves can be combined together for infinite custom configurations and are assembled easily without the use of additional tools. Available in Ash, White Oak, or Walnut. Made in the USA.
From Fog Linen Work’s Yumiko Sekine, the Desk Basket offers simple organizational solutions for the home or office. Made from sculpted iron, the medium Desk Basket is perfect for storing mail and magazines while the smaller Desk Basket is ideal for stationary or kitchen use. Made in India.
Designed by British fashion icon Paul Smith, the Point textile from Maharam combines traditional craftsmanship with bold use of color to create thoroughly modern patterns. Rayon warp and weft yarns are woven together and secured by a nylon binder, creating a rich texture evocative of fine embroidery. Used as a pure decorative or for comfort, the Point by Paul Smith Pillow adds smart sophistication to any room.
Norwegian company Røros Tweed has been weaving high quality wool blankets and pillows since 1940. Building off of centuries-old local techniques, the blankets are crafted from 100-percent Norwegian wool with collaboration from other Scandinavian designers and textile artists. Designed by Anderssen & Voll, the Åre Throw is woven in a neutral off-white that will complement existing interiors. The throw features understated pressed lines that creates a subtle geometric pattern, adding visual interest to the simple throw blanket. The Åre Throw is a warm, cozy blanket that will make a nice addition to a living room sofa, or folded on the foot of a bed.