Italian designer Francesco Rota has created Ami seating furniture including sofas, armchairs, and little armchairs for indoor environments. He’s work for Italian company Paola Lenti. Ami seating furniture is unique for their appearance and functionalities, because unique are the production and creative processes from which they originate. The structure are created of steel, the parts seen are in stainless steel AISI 304 with a satin finish. The upholstery is made with chain, a tubular knit straight hand woven onto the structure. Cushions and pillows can be upholstered with a range of coordinated fabrics and colors. [Via]
Kukunochi sofa is creating by designer Japan Shinichi Kaneko for Leif.designpark. Kukunochi it’s meant the guardian that keeps the forest and nature. This concept is based on Japanese traditional fantasy, and branches tree that grow from the base, an impressive big implications. The combination of the soft texture of the seat cover (urethane foam) and the symbolic forms of the back (made of white ash) is also a meaningful feature. The Kukunochi was inspired by an image of nature, combined with the calm that exists in a traditional japanese garden.