TriFold Cork Composite from Erica Cross

Trifold erica cross 0

This new cork material is a flexible, self-supportive composite developed by Erica Cross that enhances the material’s inherent properties and circumvents its shortfalls. The TriFold material is comprised of a textile core and two tessellated cork exterior layers that equalize the relationship between compression and tension. The reduced surface of each cork segment through tiling relieves any tensile strain, giving the cork material it’s most impressive performance characteristic – that of compressive strength. Continue reading →

Handpainted Chinoiserie Porcelain Collection from clé tile

chinoiserie cle tile 0

clé tile is pleased to introduce Chinoiserie, their new collection of hand painted porcelain tile. Designed by Deborah Osburn, the bespoke collection is a collaboration with a traditional chinoiserie artisan studio in China. The fine china porcelain is decorated with the historic iconography of fantastical chinoiserie images. Song birds, cherry blossoms, chrysanthemums, pomegranates, and butterflies are hand painted from the lexicon of chinoiserie imagery. The Chinoiserie tiles can be created as large as 3 ft. x 6.5 ft. and decorated with the charming flora, fauna, provincial, and dynastic scenes that inspired Europe’s original fascination with chinoiserie in the 18th century. Continue reading →

Ocean Blue and Green Spring Palette from Fireclay Tile

new palette fireclay 0

Expanding it’s robust color offering for the Spring Fireclay Tile has unveiled a new assortment of glazes on their signature recycled clay body tile. There are seven lovely ocean blue and green hues, inspired by and named for some of the most beautiful places in the world. The billowing variations and delicate crazing of Bora Bora’s deep teal hue provides the allure of a tropical retreat, while the dusky undertones and rippling variations of Adriatic Sea, evoke visions of warm Mediterranean waters. Continue reading →

Stratus Patti Pond Floor Tile Collection from Interstyle

stratus patti pond floor tile zeus interstyle 0

Stratus is an inspired collection of decorative prints fused on glass tile for residential floor and wall applications. The 12″ or 16″ square tiles start as clear glass with a pattern added, in a colorless translucent textured glaze, then they are screen-printed on the back with a solid coat of lush Leimert glaze in one of the available colors. The images shown are of Patti in Zeus and in Ouro each with the four piece set of Pond tiles inserted. Continue reading →

Orly Lounge Chair and Ottoman from Nancy Corzine

orly lounge & ottoman nancy corzine 0

A departure from a purely traditional look is the elegant Mid-Century Collection from Nancy Corzine. The handsome Orly Lounge Chair and Ottoman, from the collection would definitely make an outstanding statement in any contemporary setting. The pieces shown have an Antique English Walnut frame with Silverado leather upholstery in a medium brown. Continue reading →

NITONA® Acoustic Panels and Lighting from Cabs Design

cabs design 0

The NITONA® material, originally developed by the felt industry, is comprised of natural fibers and bonding fibers and has high dimensional stability, excellent acoustic properties and is light weight. Through thermal forming and processing technologies the team of innovative designers at Cabs Design have developed several exciting new products made with this fiber composite. Continue reading →

Sliding Glass Barn Doors from Space Plus

frameless glass barn door space plus 0

The Glass Barn Door from Space Plus is an excellent way to enhance and maximize space. The tempered and frameless glass barn doors slide on high quality aluminum frames that are maintenance free and 100% recyclable. The frames are offered in a range of colors to match or contrast with other interior finishes. Continue reading →

Volée by Odo Firoravanti from FontanaArte

volee fontanaarte 0

Just a wave of the hand under Volée’s head activates an electronic device to turn the light on while a touch sensor over it’s head controls three different levels of light intensities. There is also a new-gen LED board that generates a soft adjustable flow of light onto the work surface for visual comfort. Continue reading →