Quilted, Tufted, and Stitched: An Exploration in Texture
An often under-considered element of design is texture. Spaces that inspire and stir the imagination create dimension through texture - not only with flooring and wall applications, but also with the furniture itself. From quilted and stitched cushions to woven leather seat backs, these details add to the richness of any interior composition. Explore some of our favorite pieces with textural elements to inspire.
BART SWIVEL CHAIR BY MOOOI
Developed as a chair conducive to movement, the Bart Swivel allows the user to sit still and easily observe their surroundings in style. Its circular motion is complemented by a rounded design that also adds a coziness and freedom of movement. Further warmth and dimension are added with an optional quilting in a range of colors.
Bart is also available in a sofa version and may be sourced in a variety of fabrics or leather.
SWIVEL K CHAIR BY WOODNOTES
Another swiveling chair built for comfort, the K chair is the recipient of the 2004 Interior Innovation award at the International Furniture Fair in Cologne. The K chair may be upholstered in nine colors of the signature Woodnotes paper yarn fabric in a perpendicular quilting. The cover is removable, dust-repellent, and hypoallergenic.
BEANIE POUF BY MONTIS
Beanie is a vertically-striped knitted cap that adds warmth and comfort to any interior. An extremely versatile piece, Beanie may be used as a seat or an ottoman and can be easily transported from room to room.
Beanie is available in four colors of raised, textured fabric, including orange, green, blue, or grey.
UNAM ROCKING CHAIR BY VERY WOOD
The Unam rocker is unique in that in combines a variety of materials and textures to create a cohesive piece. Its woven back is of exceptional interest, with the option to weave leather, parchment, or nautical rope.
CHRIS CHAIR BY IMPERFETTO LAB
A simple, sleek chair, Chris is accentuated by its plush, over-stuffed upholstery. The combined tufted seat and delicate legs gives Chris a whimsical quality with traditional charm.
LANSDOWNE SOFA BY SCP
The Lansdowne sofa is a modern interpretation of the classic tufted English Chesterfield sofa. It's combined angular and curved edges and low seat give it a contemporary, versatile flair that easily fits both residential and commercial settings. Lansdowne may be upholstered in a variety of fabrics or leather.
KEKKE CHAISE BY PIET BOON
With a black powder-coated steel frame and butter-soft quilted leather seating, the Kekke chaise is an outstanding addition to any room. Comfort, subdued tones, and elegant design all combine in a harmonious balance of sophistication.
Explore more Haute Living pieces featuring quilted, tufted, and stitched textures in the slideshow below: