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Comfort with Vitra.

Posted by Gilli Graham on

                                    Vitra Brand

This summer we are bringing you a selection of New stylish, modern and comfortable products from Vitra.

Vitra. are a Switzerland based company that create unique innovative and stylish designs for the Living, Work and various other spaces. Using creative design pushing the boundaries of normal design with contemporary creative designs that offer not only great function but also great aesthetics making your space a visually beautiful and interesting space.
Personally I love the variety of looks that you can get with Vitra, they manage to combine real home comforts with such a clean crisp and stylish designs, adding a great variety of colours that can really make the pieces stand alone.
Bold designs and colour options really allow your own personality to shine through.  

The Grand Sofa
Designed by Antonio Citterio

Citterios luxurious comfort and contemporary design really shine through in this beautiful Sofa.
Offering a real Italian sleek feel the Grand Sofa can sit or recline along using very little space.
The clever design really makes use of the space and can even be used to draw the eye and enhance the surroundings

Vitra Grand Sofa

With the option of a higher or lower back on the sofa you can allow it to keep a flow through the room or allow a comfortable seating area without blocking a beautiful view, thus really enhancing the view and the flow of the space.

The Grand Sofa is a slimline design so really can fit into a space nicely and with the choice of Tufted cushions this can add to the landscaped image. Vitra also offer a large range of beautiful colours for the sofa and with the aluminium frame this can make it a real stand alone piece! 
The frame also comes in a beautiful powder coated black as well as the standard polished aluminium.
Along the back of the sofa is a wonderfully crafted edge that can be used multiple ways, you can use it to rest on with your laptop or to rest your drink and book on a relaxing afternoon or a stack of magazine in a more formal area, They also offer a Leather Sofa Tray which can be used along the edge or turned over and used on any level surface along the sofa.

The Mariposa Club Sofa and Armchair
Designed and created by Edward Barber and Jay Oserby.

This cosy and modern pair really encapsulate that modern urbanVitra Mariposa Chair and Sofa and contemporary feel whilst offering maximum comfort.
using durable yet soft fabrics allowing for use in both the living and work environments. 

with a vast range of colours you can really put your own stamp on them, again using that great slimline body really offers a much vaster variety of spaces these pieces can be used in.
These wonderfully stylish sofas come in over 70 different colour choices! 
There is also a ottoman that can be added and matches this set, the great block type design is a great stand alone piece or can be used together to create a really comfortable space.   

Flavigny Table
Jean Prouvé, 1945

The Flavigny Table gets its name from the designers history where he worked during the second world war designing tables, one of his designs ended up in the Flavigny Sanitorium and thus the name was given to his design. 
This elegant table offers not only a rustic home feel with the solid wood upper but also a very hard wearing durable
and stable base with stylised leg bases ensuring optimum stability and being angled also to offer more legroom.

Vitra Flavigny Table

The upper of this stylish table comes in a variety of Oaks and Walnut with powder coated legs and brushed Aluminum bases it really leaves quite a modern and stylish table whilst remaining a beautiful standalone feature in either the home or work space. 

Matthew Hilton - Designer Spotlight

Matthew Hilton is undeniably one of the UK's most accredited designers, with over 30 years experience in the design field, including designing pieces for top manufacturers, and then moving on to create his celebrated eponymous brand in 2007. His furniture can be seen on display in both the 'Victoria & Albert' Museum and the 'Geffrye' Museum [...]

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String® Storage at Papillon Interiors

Papillon Interiors have just bought a great new product to our store. The String storage system is so versatile and stylish, Using many different components you can create your own unique set-up. String® Storage can be tailored to suit your own personal needs making them a great addition to any space, be that your Kitchen, Work area, Living area or [...]

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Vitra Girard Hand-Painted Wooden Dolls

Alexander Girard is the creator of the wooden dolls; Girard Born in 1907 in New York became an iconic name in design after the war, He worked alongside Eames, Charles and Nelson whom were all also already iconic names in the world of design. The wooden Dolls came from original creations that he made for his own home. Girard was [...]

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​Make learning fun with Papillon Interiors.

Vitra Eames Elephant                 The Vitra Eames Elephant is not only a cute and aesthetically pleasing piece but also a fun and creative seat, table or even just a bit of fun for children and adults alike. The Polypropylene materials used to make the Eames Elephant means its great indoors or outdoors, [...]

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Fatboy sell a vast variety of fun and colourful products for the home, garden and even days out.These products include, Bean bags, Lamps of all kinds of shapes, colours and sizes, sunshades, a really fun Hammock as well as dog beds and chandeliers for indoors and outdoors. Many of their products have a vast range of colours and some [...]

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Zaha Hadid

 Remembering Zaha Hadid. 31.10.1950- 31.03.2016Zaha Hadid, the London based Architect who broke the mould as a female Architect not only by being one of the few women in Architecture but also by being one of the most successful, innovative, creative and inspiring Architects to date was sadly lost this week after suffering a heart attack.  Born in Baghdad in [...]

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Celebrating 10 Years of The Vitra Polder Sofa

10 Years ago, the Polder Sofa was designed by Hella Jongerius for Vitra, with it's unique shape design and mixtures of fabrics, this sofa was truly iconic. Now in 2015, this characteristic piece has been revamped and re-released. Available in either standard or compact versions,with a choice of four different colour/fabric mixes, and also featuring the [...]

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Bringing A New Dimension To Your Dining Room

Introducing the Fusion Table by the Aramith group; providing all of the form and functionality expected from a modern dining table, but with a twist, this piece will perform excellently, both as a dining table or a meeting table.Looking for something a little different? Then the Fusion Table may have exactly what you're looking for!With [...]

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Barbican Art Gallery exhibition - the World of Charles and Ray Eames

Barbican Art Gallery's new exhibition 'The World of Charles and Ray Eames' (21 October 2015 - 14 February 2016) celebrates the groundbreaking and highly influential designs and practice of the US-based husband and wife team.A partnership 'forged in modernity', their design practice took them into partnership with the furniture manufacturer Herman Miller, and its European [...]

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