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Design Digest 06

Contemporary Designer Furniture, Lighting & Accessories Favourites

If you're new here, the Design Digest is a simple series where we highlight 5 of our favourite designs. The world of interiors is huge so these bitesize chunks let us hone in on specific pieces that give us *heart eye emojis*.

Check out our top 5 furniture, lighting and home accessories for this week below and then head over to view the other 5 digests so far here.

Menu Hashira Lighting

Designed by Norm Architects, Hashira is a modern, Nordic twist on traditional Japanese rice paper lanterns. The name Hashira, is taken from the Japanese word for column or pillar and it is this that characterises the lamps.

Produced by everyone's favourite Danish design company Menu, the Hashira lamps feature curved geometric forms and are made from an elegant translucent fabric that softly diffuses light while projecting it in multiple directions.

The Hashira collection of table, floor and pendant lights are perfect for those interested in achieving the popular Japandi style trend.

Hashira Table Lamp from £339 - Shop now

Vitra Eames LCW

From the Plywood Group of chairs designed by iconic design duo Charles and Ray Eames, the LCW is crafted entirely from form-pressed plywood. Despite being designed in 1945, this classic lounge chair is distinctively modern and fits wonderfully into any contemporary interior.

Manufactured today by Vitra the LCW Chair (or 'Lounge Chair Wood', to give it its full title) is available with either a natural, red or black ash finish. In 1946 it was actually launched in the calf skin version and this is now available in either black and white (with a black ash shell) or brown and white (with a natural ash shell).

Vitra Eames Plywood Group LCW Lounge Chair is available now for £1270 - Shop now

Montana Mini Storage System

Montana Mini allows you the opportunity to create the perfect storage solution for your home. Consisting of a series consists of three versatile, uncomplicated storage modules that include : open, closed and shelved elements, Montana Mini lets you configure the perfect storage setup for your space.

Each of the building blocks use strong built-in magnets to snap together and make sure your storage is securely aligned while maintaining the pure clean lines that make it a true Montana original. The magnets themselves are finished in matt chrome allowing them to act as a beautiful design detail as well as a functional element.

Start your Montana Mini storage unit now from £172 - Shop now

Knoll Cesca Chairs

The Knoll Cesca Armchair - originally knows and the B32 Chair - was designed in 1928 by Marcel Breuer. A revolutionary chair at the time, Cesca's production was executed using a chromed tubular steel cantilevered base onto which the caned seat and back are mounted.

It's a chair which, although familiar, pushed the boundary in design realisation yet still resonates today as much as it did then. Ubiquitous in its heyday - over 250,000 were sold - it's a chair which had found new popularity to a modern audience once again.

Knoll Cesca Chair and Armchair are available now from £620 - Shop now

Muuto In Situ Sofa

Designed by Anderrsen & Voll for Muuto, In Situ is a grand modular sofa series that combines sculptural lines and exquisite comfort. A capacious sofa with a ton of modular elements, In Situ is a beautiful, elegant solution for contemporary homes.

"With the In Situ Modular Sofa, we wanted to combine the functions of visual modularity with the beauty of simple, elegant lines and a deep comfort, echoing the values of Scandinavian design alongside the grandeur of traditional Italian sofas.” – Anderssen & Voll

Muuto In Situ Sofa is available now from £2925 - Shop now

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