Taking some of the most traditional architectural materials such as wood and concrete and transforming them into warm, peaceful accents for home has been Kyle Comeaux's pursuit as a designer. Like monoliths, each of Komolab's designs takes bold precedence in their environment, giving them a sense of peace and wisdom. The designs are stunning sculptures that playing with the dominance of each material, and their contrasting nature. Kyle gives us a peak at his world and passion for craftsmanship and minimal elegance.
It wouldn't be a surprise if, in the next decade, Noom will be synonym of home decor and avant garde design along side of brands such as Cassina, Morosso, or Linge Rose. This rapidly growing Ukraine-based brand creates contemporary furnishing pieces that are true works of art and luxury manufacturing reflections. Inspired by both legendary Bauhaus architects and Suprematism artists, Noom translates function into simple, elegant forms with a palette of metallic finishes that make every piece a lifetime relique. Their story is a true inspiration for new generations of designers who look to create longevity in their work.
In pre-colonial Colombia, natives use to decorate their bodies with gold to honor spirits and deities. This spiritual celebration created a unique craft and expertise in jewelry making that is truly unique to Colombian goldsmiths and artisans who keep the art alive. Luisa Lopez picks up the tiara, creating stunning jewelry pieces that hold the essence of pre-Columbian art while still maintaining a bold and modern approach that keeps evolving in time. Each collection has taken inspiration from different Colombian culture themes, imprinting sophistication and femininity into each design.
Today's textiles are mass-produced at unimaginable speeds and designed to last a few seasons before they are replaced by the next. This is the nature of Fast-Fashion, and it's enabled by low-cost labor and at an incredible toll on the environment. Studio Variously challenges this modus operandi by producing uniquely designed textiles that are ethically made and with the goal to last through generations. Wrap yourself around the beauty of these modern textiles created using traditional techniques.