Christian Caulas, ecological design in its most beautiful form

Dear Christian, thank you for taking the time to tell me a little bit about yourself and your product and object design. Before we start, could you tell me a little bit about yourself? I live and work in the heights of a small village in the south of France. At 900m high. I am surrounded by nature, trees, mountains which offers me most of the furniture I need to work. Mostly, the...

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“without roughness, there would be no elegance” Interview with Parkerworks Part 3

This is the final part of our lovely interview with Elisabeth Parker the founder of PARKERWORKS. In the previous two blog-posts (click here for part one and two), we talked with Elisabeth about her background, her journeys around the world and her love for creating objects the "old fashion" way! In this final part, we asked Elisabeth a view question about her thoughts on design and how she sees her objects interact with...

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“without roughness, there would be no elegance” Interview with Parkerworks Part 2

A woman that can do the work. This is the second part of the interview I had with founder and designer Elisabeth Parker. In my previous post, Elisabeth gave us an inside into her personal design and work life, her sources of inspiration and how she would define her design style. "Without roughness, there would be no elegance, and elegance defines roughness, essentially." This quote by Elisabeth beautifully describes her work and motivation to...

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“without roughness, there would be no elegance” Interview with Elisabeth Parker Part 1

Meet Elisabeth Parker from PARKERWORKS   I stumbled across Elisabeth's work a few months ago and truly fell in love with her rough and sculptural surface work! Elisabeth has a very strong and unique design voice, I immediately wanted to know more about!  Boldly, I asked her if she would be willing to do an interview with me and tell me more about herself and her work! Happily, she said yes! The...

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LINEAIRE, minimal furniture design ready for an international stage.

Talking to the creator of LINEAIRE, Madeleine Asplund Klingstedt In our previous interview: Madeleine Asplund Klingstedt, simply great interior design, I had the chance to get to know the founder and creative mind behind LINEAIRE, Madelaine Asplund Klingstedt. She told me about her personal journey of becoming an interior designer, what inspires her and drives her to create beautiful spaces and objects. In this second half of our interview, I had...

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Madeleine Asplund Klingstedt, simply great interior design

A Swedish interior designer that makes our heart beat faster. There are a few designers, I secretly wish to hang out with. Usually, these designers not only have a fantastic design aesthetic, they also have that vibe that makes me wanna sit down with them with a good cup of coffee or wine in hand, talking about life, beauty, and design. Madeleine Asplund Klingstedt is such a person. Her eye for...

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Ontwerpduo: dutch design for the imaginative home

Talking to Ontwerpduo   I have loved the designs by Ontwerpduo for a while now. This is why I was especially excited to meet the creative mind behind the brand, Tineke Beunders, at the Blickfang Messe in Basel. After meeting Tineke, it made me love the brand even more. Right from the beginning, Tineke was open, interested and kind. She took the time to tell me more about her designs, her creative...

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Talking to JeanCharles Tomas

An interview with JeanCharles Tomas   I came across the work by JeanCharles a few months ago and immediately fell in love with his work. His eye for material and color and his approach to keep the integrity of a room's history, while creating a modern interior, convinced me from the start. A few weeks ago I had the chance to get to know JeanCharles and was able to ask him some questions. JeanCharles...

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