We ventured to Chicago for our first commerce present journey in a couple of years to take a look at NeoCon 2021, whose slogan this yr is “Design Anew”. Whereas the present was barely quieter than earlier years, there was nonetheless hustle and bustle amid the hallways, tons of enterprise offers being mentioned, and, in fact, nonetheless elevator traces! Welcome again, NeoCon!
Huge Speak by Adam Goodrum for Blå Station – within the Scandinavian Areas showroon was a rainbow delight.
Division Twelve’s new stacking chair, Catty, designed by EOOS was a favourite – simply have a look at these colours!
Bottle Flooring by Shaw – Every sq. yard incorporates 61 plastic bottles.
The brand new Emeco modular bench, desk and desk sequence by the Bouroullec brothers.
Cute chair from Haworth with a enjoyable drawstring element within the again.
The Hightower showroom obtained an particularly stunning redesign by Casework.
Multifunctional outside product from Austin-based contract firm Formaspace.
Sixinch had plenty of nice new items like their Sole chair, however this leather-based pouf was my favourite!
Free Tackle 2.0 by Stylex is a one-stop answer for all environments.
Crop is a brand new stool by Allermuir that additionally gained a Better of NeoCon award.
Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance’s Elio Chair and Terry Crews’ Belmont Chair for Bernhardt Design
Nice patterns and colours in Wolf-Gordon’s new collaboration with V Starr Interiors (from Venus Williams!).
Patcraft’s Deconstructed Kinds assortment will not be solely attractive and splendid, however the shapes and colorways are spectacular. Plus, it coordinated so nicely with my footwear!
The most important development I noticed was a shade: there was an oxblood / deep wine shade in every single place! I ponder if that’s going to make its manner into residential? What do you suppose?
All in all, it was an excellent occasion – so glad to be again!