ICFF | Sinje Ollen

Mid-Century Colthing for Funriture

One of the coolest booths at this years ICFF –

 

The Story

Stephanie Dubsky, a product designer from New York, approached me about one of her favorite chairs, the Swan Design by Arne Jacobsen. Her daughters had drawn on it, and it had lost some color due to age. She wanted to cover it with something that would not distract from the shape of the chair, but rather enhance it, and perhaps turn it into something new. To make the cover durable, I suggested felting it. I measured the chair and created a gigantic pattern. Through felting, it shrunk to size…

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Sina Pearson | Color Stories | May

Sina Pearson Color Stories - May 2012

Color Blocking 101

This spring, it’s all about color blocking. How do you color block? Choose a bright solid color (like blue), add a different shade in the same family (try turquoise) and complement both with a contrasting solid (orange). Lighten it up with white and you have this season’s freshest look. Our indoor/outdoor fabrics like Cozumel, Tela Solar and Everywhere have the punch you need for the perfect color block scheme, and their happy colors will hold up under sun or any harsh chemical cleaning.

For More Information Contact: Daniel Tillman | daniel.tillman@c3design.info