outdoor furniture from various designers and brands

Bavarian HI-MACS House is A Vision In White, Indoors and Out.

Bavarian Hi-Macs House

The HI-MACS® House in Bavaria is a modern home and stunning outdoor pool and terrace created predominantly with an innovative acrylic mineral material called HI-MACS. Both the interior and exterior were completed using HI-MACS in Solid Alpine White for most of the surfaces, the flooring, the furniture (indoor and outdoor) walls, model making, facade, decking, outdoor shower and even the lining of the pool. (more…)

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Mondriaan Table by Patrick Beyaert Combines Origami & Color.

Mondriaan Table by Patrick Beyaert

I have long been a fan of Piet Mondrian and the many unusual items inspired by his famous color block compositions, as you can tell from my Mondrian Madness board on Pinterest. Now, this new outdoor table by Patrick Beyaert of Belgium, is one to add to my collection to covet. (more…)

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The Fable Swing is a Chic Version of Grandma’s Ugly Porch Swing.

The Fable Swing is the first nicely designed porch swing I’ve ever seen. Ordinarily an eyesore on a front porch, deck or lawn, this version from Portugal’s Myface ups the ante. (more…)

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PICTO, The 2D House Symbol Turned Into A Charming Abode For Birds.

PICTO bird house

Picto created by Birds For Design for brand Qui est Paul?. The Picto bird house offers a modern attractive shelter for small birds. The simplicity of its 3D shape is inspired by the common 2D symbol or pictogram of a house, hence the name Picto, as in pictogram. (more…)

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An Update On The Barceloneta – The Modern, Indoor/Outdoor Version of The Classic Barcelona Chair.

the barceloneta chair

When it was first announced that Serralunga was offering an outdoor/indoor version of the classic and elegant Barcelona Chair that was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and produced by Knoll® in 1929, I brought you the news with computer generated images of prototypes and the then four colors in which it was to be available (shown below).
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