Calling all interiors, and textile connoisseurs, British model, Sofas & Stuff has collaborated with the world’s main museum of artwork and design, the Victoria & Albert Museum on a brand new and unique assortment of materials and furnishings. And as you’d anticipate, this vary of handmade sofas, chairs, and chaise lounges exude true British class.
Utilizing the V&A Brompton Assortment, this vary of brushed cotton linen cloth is printed in Lancashire, and takes takes affect from the museum’s archives, in addition to the horticultural heritage of its London location. Right here, kind and performance additionally come into play as the material is tender and cozy on the derrière, whereas being sensible and hardy for modern-day lives.
The road has been designed to be blended and matched too, for a simple subtle aesthetic, and as such there’s each wealthy and muted colorways that run throughout three of the 5 cloth designs: Botanical Collage, Coromandel, Ikat, Flowering Kale, and Floral Scroll.
As for these designs, anticipate a playful merging of textile patterns and botanical illustrations that hark again to the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries. Assertion damaged stripes, unique birds, theatrical flowers, and chintzes sit alongside botanical research in a group that exudes the most effective of each worlds – the traditional and the modern.
“It was an actual honour to be given the chance to delve into the textile and furnishings archives of this nice British establishment. I used to be completely exhilarated by the huge array of designs from throughout the globe, curated over a few years. Narrowing down our choices to create the Brompton Assortment was an extended and regarded course of. I really feel every sample actually compliments our British made couch collections, throughout all of the implausible colorways. I’m excited to be launching the V&A Brompton Assortment each in retailer and on-line as I do know our clients will fall in love with the British made materials and sofas impressed by the archives of the V&A.” Andrew Cussins, Founder, Sofas & Stuff
There are additionally two traditional and opulent V&A settee fashions, the Pugin and the Brunel sofas, which in the identical vein, take inspiration from the furnishings and technical drawings discovered within the V&A archives. The Pugin couch incorporates a excessive padded again and tender curved sides, fashionable cushioned arms, and deep padded seats for consolation.
For a dose of excellent previous grandeur, the Brunel couch dons an upright and slimline body, delicate fanned arms, and is softened with a cushioned again panel and deep seats. In true Sofas & Stuff model, each of those sofas are handmade in Britain, utilizing a foam free filling that is derived from coconut fibres. Moreover, there may be an choice to decide on an eco-friendly Quallofil Blue cushion filling that’s comprised of ocean certain recycled plastic bottles.
“This new collaboration with Sofas & Stuff has given us the chance to reinvigorate valuable archive materials, reworked with stunning color therapies, leading to a timeless and supremely snug vary of furnishings. This can be a successful mixture: a British model, revered for his or her trendy but traditional styling, top quality craftsmanship, pure supplies, and sustainability credentials, fused with the abundance and authenticity of the V&A’s magnificent archives.” Lauren Sizeland, Head of Enterprise Improvement, V&A
Obtainable now, uncover the V&A Brompton Assortment and sofas in retailer and online.