Formaminima is an emerging lighting and décor brand boldly making their mark on the Italian design scene, striving to push the boundaries of excellence, and demonstrating precision in traditional craftsmanship through rigorous research and the synergy of carefully selected local artisans.
RUBN is a Swedish company designing and producing lights for everyday living and grand interiors. They make lighting that is harmonious in its proportions, materials and in relationship to its surroundings. RUBN permeates private and public spaces with a refined, typically-Nordic light. The Swedish Vittsjö-based company relies on a remarkable experience in the lighting industry and in material processing. Precious and charming, all Rubn lights are handmade and designed by Niclas Hoflin in Sweden.
Tina VaiaValencia, Spain
Thoughtfully conceived with a warm, considered vibe, Tina Vaia ceramics are hand crafted by Artisans in Valencia. Pieces are crafted from rich terracotta and glazed in warm colours creating a functional design that also works as a piece of art. Each piece is unique and produced individually by hand.
Viso ProjectBarcelona, Spain
David Vivirido and Francesco Sourigues founded their lifestyle brand Viso Project in 2018 after searching for affordable handicrafts for their home. The duo, who made their first foray into the design industry by helming fashion magazine Hercules Universal have harnessed their expert eye to curate meticulously crafted keepsakes. Viso Project comes to life through deep roots inspired by the worlds of art and design, creating distinct apparel and objects designed by expert artisans and manufacturers in Europe and the United States.
Tre Gioie dalla PugliaPuglia, Italy
Tre Gioie was created out of a strong desire to let you experience the Southern Italian culture at home, the languid Italian slow living in which the focus lays on enjoying the moment. The slow food movement celebrates local Puglian culinary traditions and food, promotes small, organic farming and encourages people to buy ethically, locally and practice slow eating while enjoying the company of others. Tre Gioie products are all made by local makers from Puglia who are masters at their art and make very high-quality hand-finished products that last a lifetime.
A French slow design studio based in the south of France and founded in 2020 by a mother-daughter duo, Mattina Moderna creates collectible objects in very limited series. Inscribing its creative process in a sustainable and digital approach, the studio first creates its pieces in 3D models and then handcrafts them to order. The result is a confectionary worthy collection of unique custom-made pieces with contemporary designs, which will delight lovers of colourful and responsible decoration.
Placement HomeColombia, South America
Conceived for much more than to just (albeit beautifully!) dress a table, Juliana Alvarez created Colombian brand Placement Home to be an inspiration for life and home. Placement Home believe in the power of beauty, and how inspiring it is to be surrounded by it. They are very proud to have a female workforce and partnerships that empower women along the way.
Dada DailyNew York
Named after the art movement formed in Zurich during the First World War, Dada Daily has made entertaining into a decadent art form, creating home products to elevate your entertaining needs. With an aesthetic sensibility inspired by the Dada art movement, these humorously named and fabricated products are an absolutely delightful accompaniment to your homeware.
Anissa KermicheLondon, UK
Anissa Kermiche’s passion for architecture and fine art transpires through her eponymous jewellery collection. It is with great pleasure that we have seen her expand her creativity in a home collection. Her playful intelligence expresses itself in this cheeky and colorful collection of jugs.
From humble beginnings as a passion project – starting with a move to Devon and one pottery wheel – to international acclaim, including pieces in House and Garden and World of Interiors: Feldspar’s handmade ceramics and homeware are revolutionising an industry where fast production has become the norm.
Malaika was founded in 2004 by Margarita Andrade and Goya Gallagher who, after growing up in their native Ecuador, found themselves living and settling in Egypt. With a background in design and a keen interest in embroidery, crochet, and hand-drawn thread work, they decided to utilize Egyptian cotton to produce high-quality bed linen previously not available in the local market.
At the heart of its business model, Malaika focuses on teaching hand embroidery to local women giving them a chance to learn a valuable skill and improve their economic standing.
Georges3 Rue du Temple
Georges is the story of a curious, unrepentant woman. A designer who loves to mix with all materials, from the most flexible to the most recalcitrant, to create objects of special charm. A persevering soul, coupled with an eternal dissatisfaction, the unstoppable cocktail of those who create innately.
CURIO glassware is a celebration of the true art form of free-blown glass and its relationship with nature. Each piece is designed by Olivia Thorpe and singularly handblown in the United Kingdom, allowing the glass to move freely and organically, all the better to mirror the natural elements that inspire each design. Each piece is totally unique and should be admired as much for its sculptural form as for its function.
Amuse La BoucheLondon
Amuse La Bouche is an independent homeware label based in London producing an ethical, unique and playful range of textiles and tableware. Their frilly edged napkins in colourful contrasting linens are their signature item and are becoming a fast favorite among tablescapers and homeware lovers. By collaborating with artisan suppliers in India and the UK, and by using only natural, responsibly sourced materials, their continuous aim is to make their business fully sustainable in all areas. With an ethos of longevity, kindness to the planet and a growing range of charmingly stylish pieces, Amuse La Bouche is one to watch.
ClaymenClaymen Studio, New Delhi, India
From his studio in New Delhi, Aman Khanna creates the most perfectly imperfect figure sculptures. The peaceful, contemplative and quiet Claymen reflect the universal feeling of existential crises, ranging from pieces like the observer, bottled up to real self and ideal self, to say these creations are food for thought would be an understatement.
Orna CandlesLeigh-on-Sea, UK
Orna was started by Meghan in 2020. She has always been print obsessed, having worked in fashion for over 12 years, but recently left her long-standing career as a Senior Buyer.
Her dreams of starting her own company with flexibility and creativity led her to start her business in nail art, however, she was made to stop appointments due to lockdown restrictions.
Meghan turned to hand painting candles with designs that were popular with her clients. She loved the way the hand-painted candles would allow her customers to add a playful element to their tablescapes and mantlepieces.
Quintessence ParisParis, France
Quintessence Paris comes together in a Hotel Particulier; Its collection of candles celebrates the art of French living and finely mixes scents of the highest quality. All essences created and embodied in wax in France celebrate with spirit and distinction the exotic atmosphere of exceptionnal moments.
Atelier PyriteValais, Switzerland
Renowned Swiss sculpture and design artists Atelier Pyrite fashion handmade animals made of steel, in limited editions and quantities. Handmade in Switzerland, these epic origami faceted steel sculptures are elaborately crafted in the Pyrite workshop.
Individually numbered and signed, some of these pieces are made in 5, 8 or 10 copies, whilst others are completely unique.
Themis ZMykonos, Greece
Nestled at the center of the picturesque and cosmopolitan island of Mykonos, in one of the oldest houses in the area, once owned by a sea merchant, it still stands as gracefully as it did back in the 1800s. The THEMIS • Z flagship store offers its guests the opportunity to discover the brand’s effortless luxury world by creating a unique experience where visitors can sit, relax and enjoy a cup of Greek coffee while discovering her amazing collection.