LINKS TO BEST DESIGN BRANDS
If in search of design style furniture, you may want to check out some of the following brands.... soon my site will showcase them in full
In the meantime, if you want to get started this info may be useful anyway.
A lot of these sites require you to search specifically for the outdoor section...
www.fermob.com Link = access to online catalog:
Excellent for balcony/ terrace tables, seatings, kids stuff too Metal and colored metals furniture variations. A french touch.
www.tribu.com : Link.
You will find the two lines : Versus and Tribu on the site. The brand produces high end In/out furniture: loungers, sofa sets, dining sets.... One of its famous stars of 2006 has beed the Vintage series
The editorial team from Architectural Digest (AD) has named the YIN YANG signature collection by DEDON as one of Europe’s 100 Style Highlights. Top international achievements in architecture, art and design are presented under the title, “Best of Europe – the 100 Style Highlights.”
Her signature rope collection is a hot item in the outdoor design club, colorful, recognisable in so many homes in Ad , Elle etc ...The company was founded in 1994 by Paola Lenti and is today an internationally renowned luxury furniture and flooring brand located in Italy's leading furniture district Meda, Milan.
For outdoors equally available : rugs is very colorful rope.
Serralunga have a huge collection of outdoor deco items: lights, seating , planters .... They have satr designers and you almost certainly have seen most products .
Royal Botania Link.
Full downloadable catalogs on site
Have opened up their offer to good fresh designs: you'll be surpised.
They have developed a range of wood/metal designs suchas the Gargantua table .They have great campires for the city, showers...And very innovative Behive.
BeHive is a concept based upon a round trampoline, positioned about 60 cm high above the surface. It is surrounded by very comfortable side cushions you can either sit, lean or hang against. The trampoline fabric itself also provides maximum comfort and automatically adapts to the form of your body.
On the high end you should check www.establishedandsons.co.uk who promote Bourellec and Levete's work Link.
no outdoor search facility so you need to see what you like and read the specs...you will find the big classics such as P.Starck ( bubble sofas etc..) , Ron Arad ...
www.driade.com : Link.
big names such as Konstantin Grcic, outdoor star Patricia Urquiola, C.Pillet, Ron Arad ( Mt1 etc..)
They don' t have an outdoor section but if a product is suitable for outdoors it is clearly stated.
Coro: A brand carried by the most selective design sourcers: www.silvera.fr, www.etatdesiege.fr, www.sabz.fr...simply because the loungers, hammocks, bar stools , chairs, etc ... are simple, livable yet totally on trend.