100 Years of Bauhaus with Bestlite

Bestlite a Bauhaus legend, Robert Dudley Best designer of the Bestlite by GUBI
(Article courtesy of GUBI) 2019 marks the centenary of Bauhaus; a rebellion against tradition that shaped design history like no other modern institution. Bestlite stems from the revolutionary changes that took place in the Bauhaus period between 1919 and 1933. The modernist movement founded by Walter Gropius, sought to break down the barriers between the practical crafts, industrialisation and fine art. Designs from that era brought functionality and simplicity to the forefront, displacing all superficial ornamentation. The Bestlite Lamp designed

Fable Outside by Didier

Fable outdoor collection designed by Ross Didier, Fable Outside by Didier, Fable Aluminium version
Fable Oak collection was first introduced as six essential utilities: a spoon, a bowl, a stool, a chair, a table and a storage cabinet by one of Australia’s most successful and original commercial designers, Ross Didier. Six essential elements pared back to the bare original character. These typical elements are also represented in traditional children’s tales and seem to conjure belief that a woodsman has simply stepped outside, chopped down a tree and hand-carved these functional objects – the simplicity

Derlot Editions / Modular furniture for agile working

Caterpillar by Derlot Editions, Caterpillar designed by Alexander Lotersztain
We are pleased to announce designcraft are now the exclusive Canberra dealer for Australian brand DERLOT EDITIONS Good design starts with a conversation. A decade of close collaboration with distributors and clients, both national and international, allows Derlot Editions an innate understanding of modern spaces. Derlot Editions is a contemporary Australian furniture brand focused on modular furniture solutions for the modern environment. Scalable and adaptable to suit agile working or flexible workspaces. Designer + Director Alexander Lotersztain, is an Argentinian-born

Alexander Lotersztain

Alexander Lotersztain is an Argentinian born Australian designer and founder of the multi- disciplinary design studio Derlot. This highly awarded studio specialises in product, furniture and interior design, as well as hotel concepts, branding and art direction with a long list of international clients.

Derlot Editions

Derlot Editions is an international brand offering Australian designed furniture and lighting.

Derlot Editions is defined by a competitive focus on balancing versatility and functionality with an aesthetic that is unashamedly bold. Originating within a multi-disciplinary design studio, they pride themselves on leveraging design and the expertise of local makers to create original solutions.

Posh

POSH

As a Herman Miller owned and certified dealer, POSH Office Systems (Hong Kong) Ltd. is a leading provider of furniture solutions for the Hong Kong market, catering to commercial, education, government and healthcare environments. 

POSH Office Systems (Hong Kong) Ltd. was established in 1992 and became a Herman Miller Company in 2012.

Offecct

Offecct is a Swedish design company that develops unique furniture for inspiring meeting places in the home, office and public space. Together with selected architects and designers, we offer solutions that create sustainable environments for the future.

Arredorama logo

Arredorama

Arredorama is a privately owned Australian company specializing in office furniture. Their focus is high quality European and Australian design.

 

Hare + Klein

Hare + Klein – led by Meryl Hare and Associate Dimity Chitty – is a team of creative designers who have ensured that the practice has maintained its position as one of Australia’s leading interior design studios for nearly 3 decades.

designcraft welcomes Furnished Forever

Furnished Forever collection, Canberra furniture designed by René Linssen and Elliot Bastianon,
designcraft are a proud supporter of Australian design and are thrilled to be the official stockist for Canberra brand Furnished Forever. Furnished Forever is a commercial and residential furniture studio founded in 2017 by Canberra based designers René Linssen and Elliot Bastianon. The brand offers a range of highly functional products to cater for the commercial and residential markets. Furnished Forever is defined by clean lines, crisp geometry and a restricted colour palette. Linssen and Bastianon place great value on

 

Auction to help Bushfire Affected

Well, what a way to start a year, spending our holidays glued to the TV watching bushfire updates and worrying about the welfare of friends and family in fire-affected areas.

As a member of the Canberra business community since 1991, we are all too familiar with the threat that fire poses to our local communities and to our native flora and fauna.

Having endured the terrible bushfires in the ACT in 2003, and having

 

The Cosm chair by Herman Miller has been dubbed “the pinnacle of personalisation” by TIME for its auto-harmonic tilt, intercept suspension, and more. We’re excited that Herman Miller’s Cosm chair by  Studio7.5 has been listed by TIME as one of the 100 Best Inventions of 2019.

CLICK HERE to read more about the TIME list and its curation of products, selected for making the world better, smarter, and more fun.

Photo: Stephanie Gonot
 

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