Future Classics

  • Future Classic | The Etcetera Chair

    The Etcetera chair is proving once again to be popular with designers worldwide who weren’t around when the chair was first released.

  • Future Classic | Roly Poly Chair by Faye Toogood

    Our latest Future Classic, the Roly Poly Chair by UK-based designer Faye Toogood, was an immediate sensation when it was released in 2014.

  • Future Classic | Favela Armchair

    The Favela chair has become extremely popular with architects and designers who appreciate a sense of the ‘hand’ as much as an innovative idea.

  • Future Classic | Twiggy Floor Lamp

    Learn why we’ve named the Twiggy floor lamp designed by industrial designer Marc Sadler for Foscarini a future classic.

  • Future Classic | Henry Wilson Surface Sconce

    We shed a light on the Henry Wilson Surface sconce as part of our Future Classic series, launched just four years ago.

  • Future Classic | Groovy Chair

    As part of our Future Classic series, we see why Pierre Paulin’s sculptural Groovy chair is experiencing a resurgence.

  • Future Classic | Pylon Chair

    We learn why renowned London-based designer Tom Dixon’s Pylon chair is a Future Classic, reflecting his passion for industrial materials.

  • Future Classic | Mad Chair

    Marcel Wanders’ velvet-covered Mad chair is quintessentially a Future Classic – combining comfort with beauty.

  • Future Classic | Whistling Tea Kettle

    One of the most successful designer household items produced by Alessi, the Whistling Tea Kettle, can be found in many kitchens worldwide.

  • Future Classic | Extrasoft Sofa

    Few sofas are as comfortable as Piero Lissoni’s module Extrasoft Sofa, conceived for furniture brand Living Divani.

  • Future Classic | Concorde Table

    We learn how Emmanuel Gallina’s Concorde Table avoids faddish design for the moment as a timeless example of contemporary furniture design.

  • Future Classic | Smock Chair

    Referencing the world of fashion, the Smock Chair brings together the traditional craft of smocking and contemporary design.

  • Future Classic | Roy Tavolo Table Lamp

    We’re bringing the Roy Tavolo Table Lamp by Mario Nanni to the front in the first instalment of our new Future Classic series.

  • Future Classic | The DTILE

    We’re putting the ‘simple but complicated’ DTILE on a pedestal in the third feature of our Future Classic Series.