Increasingly refined and sophisticated, created by well-known architecture firms, for guests hotels become a ‘second home’ in which to feel completely at ease, but without sacrificing the added value of a hospitality structure. Honed and personalized down to the smallest details, the furnishings convey a pleasant sense of domestic warmth at very high levels of quality. Here’s a selection.
Created in collaboration with Guillermo Mariotto, styling director of the company Gattinoni, the new Luce collection by Iris Ceramica Group plays with movement, lights and shadows as if they were sinuous fabric draperies. A chiaroscuro sculptural effect to transform contemporary spaces. Available in the colors black, blue, gold, gray, pearl and silver.
Referencing the horse of Alexander the Great, the Bucefalo made-to-measure wallcovering by Wall&decò is the result of the ‘brushstrokes’ of Ludovica+Roberto Palomba, echoing the decorations of Greek pottery in terracotta and black, filling the figure at the center of the composition with force and power. Eco-friendly and 100% recyclable.
Ultra-silent and eco-friendly, the K collection of compressor minibars with the Ecosmart system offers high performance. Through the rooms energy saver, the smart system regulates on-off functions of the compressor in relation to the presence or absence of the guests, ensuring maximum silence during slumber. Elegant in the black version with semi-mirrored dark glass door.
Living islands sheltered from strong sunlight are provided by Komodo Ombra, designed by Raffaello Galiotto for Nardi. A theatrical shelter system in fiberglass resin and technical fabric, for the design of open-air salons and inspired by the flexible lightness of reeds. Easy to assemble and disassemble.
Winner of the Red Dot Award 2022 in the Product Design category, and also of the German Design Award, the entire series and particularly the D-Neo faucet designed by Bertrand Lejoly for Duravit are convincing for their linear and geometric lines. Thanks to an appealing entry-level price, the brand becomes affordable for new target groups.
Janus et Cie
Not just poolside, but also in the water: the Cascata Fixed Chaise Lounge is a mixture of simplicity and ergonomic engineering. Made in exceptionally strong polyethylene and 100% recyclable, the product offers a slight reclining position for comfortable relaxation, ideal for use in shallow children’s pools. Available with a matte white finish.
The new Wanderlust collection of custom wallcoverings created by Calico Wallpaper and Rachel Cope, co-founder and creative director of the company, offers immersive, evocative settings. Scenes painted by hand depict a stylized jungle with lush flowering plants, hinting at colorful and wild camouflaged creatures. In eight color options – Allure, Delve, Enchant, Haven, Realm, Unearth, Venture and Voyage – each marked by changes of light and enhanced by a layer of metal leaf.
Perennials & Sutherland
Created for spring 2022, the Cloud 9 collection by Perennials includes ten new fabrics and five carpet models in batch-dyed 100% acrylic, for an effect of great elegance and sophistication. Sutherland selects the finest teak for an extension of the Plateau collection by Bonetti-Kozerki, adding a sofa, a daybed, a rectangular dining table and a chair.
With Formula Contract, Nanimarquina launches a new business unit to respond to the needs of architects and designers working on hospitality structures. A collection of carpets made with recycled materials and sustainable methods, with over 250 possible combinations, five models and 30 colors, for personalized indoor or outdoor solutions. In September, a simple-to-use online configurator will be available.