Color Trends @MaisonObjet Jan '13

Do you use Twitter? I was skeptical at first but find it useful in keeping on top of activities across the Interior Design community. Just the other day, I came upon this re-tweet from the US office of Maison et Objet (@MAISONOBJETusa), the premier international Home Fashion & Interior Design trade show held in Paris twice/year (I was there in September):

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After clicking, I entered the blog of Esha Gupta (@designpataki) an interior designer and blogger from Mumbai, India. The colors she highlighted in her original post pleasantly surprised me as they very similar to the winning furniture entry I designed for the Grange Colorful Exceptions Design contest last year!

The "pairing of wood with brightly coloured lacquer materials", as Esha describes in her article, is exactly what I had in mind when I put together the plans for this piece I called "Succette".

Here are two of the colorful pieces that were mentioned in Esha's blog