Furniture TRENDS 2018

Materials and atmospheres trends for 2018
We have came across Lynn's work on her coroflot profile and love her vision for 2018. You can see her trends study below or visit her profile by clicking here.
Lynn Borneman
Senior Industrial Designer
Refresh Jewel tones
Dusty rose or emerald are rich colors massively used in Maisons et Objets design show in Paris last 2017. You can either mix those 2 tones or incorporate them with wood, stone, bronze or gold objects or features.

Function to Fashion
Repurposing standard everyday life items to actually design features for your home.

Bobos
Bourgeois Bohemians, the art of offering elevated items, an elegant hippie touch. To do so, we will work more on natural and very textural elements. Handmade and controversial, Bobos' style is risk taking.

Golded Metallics
Bring gold, copper back to inside of everybody's home. Mix the materials in a bold way to bring unique pieces in your living areas.

Furniture Design Indonesia

In Kuatas, we are in love with furniture design.

Please see below our favorite designers; the one who inspire us and animate our passion day after days.
Philippe Starck
Philippe Starck (born January 18, 1949) is a French designer known since the start of his career in the 1980s for his interior, product, industrial and architectural design including furniture.
Xavier Lust

Xavier Lust
is a furniture designer and sculptor based in Brussels. He is best known for the unique technique of shaping metal that he uses to make furniture. The simple and original shapes created by folding and curving metal sheets without a mold have become his work signature. He has collaborated with several furniture manufacturers including MDF Italia, Driade, De Padova, CerrutiBaleri, Kristalia, Fiam and Extremis.
Ferruccio Laviani

An architect and designer, he works in the fields of furnishing and furnishing accessories, industrial communication, exhibition, event and show room installation. His contemporary style is hallmarked by a particular sign or colour.
Patricia Urquiola
Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo (Spain), and she lives and works in Milan. She studied Architecture at the Technical University of Madrid and at the Polytechnic University of Milan, where she graduated in 1989 under Achille Castiglioni.
Tom Dixon
Tom Dixon, self-taught British designer.
Konstantin Grcic
Konstantin Grcic trained as a cabinetmaker at the John Makepeace School in Dorset, England, before studying industrial design at the Royal College of Art in London. Since founding his Munich-based practice Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design (KGID) in 1991, he has developed products, furniture and lighting for leading design companies.
Marcel Wanders
Marcel Wanders (2 July 1963) is a Dutch designer, and art director in the Powerhouse studio in Amsterdam
Achille Castiglioni
Achille Castiglioni was an Italian designer of furniture, lighting, radiograms and other objects.
Ron Arad
Ron Arad is an Israeli industrial designer, artist, and architect
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid is Egyptian-born and Canadian-raised industrial designer.
Piero Lissoni
Piero Lissoni is an Italian architect and designer, known for his contemporary furniture design.
Naoto Fukasawa
Naoto Fukasawa (深澤 直人) is a Japanese industrial designer, born in Yamanashi.