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Discover Benelux |  Design |  Desirable Designs

DESIRABLE DESIGNS

Make your night in extraordinary With a few unique elements, an ordinary night in can be transformed into a rather exquisite affair. Whether it’s a night with the girls or guys, drinks with friends, or a romantic date, adding something special to your house will make the occasion all the more memorable. TEXT: MYRIAM GWYNNED DIJCK  |  PRESS PHOTOS

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4: A seat of luxury This colourful ‘Voltaire I’ chair from the Plastic Fantastic  series  by  JSPR  is  coated  in  a  thick layer of foam rubber, making it soft to the touch, durable and water resistant (no need to worry about red wine spills!) and extremely comfortable. Designed by Jasper van Grootel, the collection takes its inspiration from classical shapes and each seat is available in 24 vibrant colours. €1,416 www.jspr.eu

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1: Atmospheric lights It may look like a lamp, but this is actually a remarkable  candle  holder.  Featuring  a  specially crafted aluminium reflector, the ‘Vlamp’ greatly amplifies the warm, mesmerising light-flickering effect of the flame. Designed by Jacob de Baan, the  reflector  can  be  adjusted  to  any  direction casting a glimmering light into the preferred part of the room. €119 www.jacobdebaan.com

2: In the mood for a drink This eye-catching beverage cooler with built-in lights  is  sure  to  steal  the  show  at  your  next party. No need to run to the kitchen to provide everyone with a cold drink, filled with up to 25 kilos of ice, this ‘Icecube’ by Danny Venlet will keep you supplied for the whole night. Measuring 1.5 metres wide and 0.5 metres high, it is made  from  strong  polyethylene  so  it  can  be used indoors and outdoors. €840 www.extremis.be

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3 3: Get the flowers out This  ceramic  object  by  Rens  in  collaboration with Cor Unum, is actually a set of four, a big and a small bowl and two vases. Linking seamlessly on top of one another, the series ‘Reddish’ used an innovative colouring method: all items were put upright in a shallow bath of liquid red pigment. Without human intervention, the colour would slowly make its way up through the material creating this distinctive appearance. €744 for the full set www.madebyrens.nl

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Discover Benelux, Issue 14, February 2015  

Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and France.

Discover Benelux, Issue 14, February 2015  

Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and France.