Design Code: Bold Monochromatic

Having contrasting materials and finishes is a safe bet. But why don’t we go bold this year? 2020 is the year of the monochrome but it’s not as plain as what you might think! What is Monochromatic? A monochromatic aesthetic is a bold way to make a statement in any room. Though we usually stick with matching similar colors and…

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Valentine’s Day for Architects

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching us, and it sure is a day to look forward to. Love is something that can never grow old or outdated. We, as normal and functional humans, crave love as we are coded so, and that need will never be subsided anytime soon. Love affects how we live, do things, and the end products of…

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Pantone’s Color of the Year 2020: Classic Blue

A few steps into 2020 and it’s time we said goodbye to Pantone’s Living Coral and welcome the new Color of the Year: PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue. Last year, Living Coral reminded us of the organic relationship between humans in the age of social media and its animating, life-affirming shade resembles the many coral reefs, a very important part in…

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FVA Collection: Hanoia

Introduction Hanoia is one illustrious furniture and decor items maker in Vietnam. They take inspiration from the Vietnamese culture and embody that essence in their craft and creations. Hanoia’s distinctive feature, and also their selling point, is their expertise in lacquerware. They relies on the passion of its craftsmen and designers to build their own lacquerware expression. Hanoia was first…

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FVA Collection: Herzbach

What is Herzbach? Herzbach is high-quality furniture and bathroom wares manufacturer in Germany. In over 60 years in business, Herzbach has developed a catalog of beautiful and innovative products that are trusted thanks to their durability and functions. They aim to be the high-end provider not just in Germany but around the world.FVA was astounded by the clean-cut designs that…

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Salone Del Mobile Milano Shanghai 2019

Introduction The fourth Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai has begun today, November 20, and will end on November 22, at the SEC – Shanghai Exhibition Center. Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai is an international benchmark for creativity and design, and an unparalleled showcase for Made in Italy products and the Italian Way of Living in Shanghai. This is a “special” edition brought to the…

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FVA Collection: Sicot

Who is Sicot? Sebastien Sicot is a seasoned French metalwork artist working in Vietnam. Inheriting the love for metalwork from his father, who is also an experienced blacksmith, has dedicated 30 years of his life for creating beautiful metal art work. Having based in Vietnam for 10 years now, Sébastien has created in Ho Chi Minh City a “workshop-school” in…

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Spaces Shanghai Tower on Office Snapshots

About Office Snapshots Office Snapshots is a leading online resource for the global office design community. Founded in 2007, the website curate and publish new projects, highlight innovative products, and examine industry trends with the goal of improving the workplace. The founder, Stephen Searer, originally started Office Snapshots to take people behind the scenes of some of the world’s most interesting companies….

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FVA Collection: Fermob

About Fermob A French outdoor furniture brand that merges creative spirit into the design process, Fermob has been working with established and up & coming designers from all walks of life for over 20 years. From Fermob’s factory in Thoissey, discover how technology and process are combined to produce high-quality furniture that is definitively made in France. Fermob’s commitment to…

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