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Cha-Cha Occasional Table Collection by Haldane Martin

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aldane Martin’s Cha-Cha tables create the illusion of movement, dancing as the eyes glide around the closely spaced stainless steel rods that form line Moire patterns on the columnated base. The optic effects of the fluted base contrasts with simple table tops – slivered disks in monochromatic colours from laser-cut stainless steel – to form minimalist Memphis-like plinths. They’re compelling expressions of intense colour that work as both sleek standalone pieces, or playfully

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combine to form customisable compositions. The Cha-Cha table collection comprises varied heights and diameters and comes in a full spectrum of chi-chi colours or modish electro-plated stainless steel. The occasional tables’ functional fabrication makes them idyllic statement pieces for the modern interior or outdoors. Made from stainless-steel and coated in UV-resistant pure polyester with a luxurious satin ferro-grain finish, they are a paragon of beauty and versatility. As in the name, the

Cha-Cha tables move easily from one form to another – the drinks or snacks table on a metropolitan patio, flamboyant display tables in an art hotel, a centrepiece in the urban monochromatic livingroom, or functional plinths in the public garden. Designed with the South African lifestyle in mind, the Cha-Cha occasional tables are suited to outdoor living, handling the African elements and durable in extreme environments. www.haldanemartin.co.za

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Leading Architecture & Design August/September 2019