Kassl Editions x Zara Home new home furnishings collection

Kassl Editions and Zara Household unveil modular home furniture

A home furnishings collection ‘that democratises outstanding design’, Kassl Editions x Zara Household features affordable, limited-version seats, tables, storage, lighting and rugs
 

Manner manufacturer Kassl Editions teams up with Zara Home to existing a new selection of home furniture and homeware. Antwerp-dependent Kassl Editions (finest regarded for its fishermen-inspired coats and padded baggage) produced its first foray into home furniture style as a result of the ‘Pillow sofa’, made by Muller Van Severen and portion of Wallpaper’s inaugural Re-Designed problem in August 2021. The parts by Muller Van Severen utilized deadstock products from Kassl Edition’s garments and baggage and featured a minimalist, versatile layout. 

A 12 months later, the couch has motivated a new selection, designed in collaboration with Zara House and made by Kassl Editions’ resourceful workforce. Shown in Milan during Salone del Cell 2021, the new furniture additional expands on the principle of ‘modular dressing for the home’ with remarkable models inspired by modern day culture and available at an reasonably priced price.

Kassl Editions x Zara Home 

Facet tables in lacquered wooden, available in a few colors and two measurements

As typically comes about with Kassl Editions, the selection begun with a casual meeting. ‘We hardly ever say no to a espresso,’ clarifies Ilse Cornelissen, a person of the brand’s co-founders along with Bart Ramakers, Charlotte Schreuder, Tim Van Geloven and Christian Salez. ‘[Zara] contacted us in the beginning for a discussion about coats we produced a proposal that went over and above trend. We took this collaboration as an chance to generate anything which displays the planet of Kassl.’

The challenge accelerated the development of Kassl Editions’ collaborative, multidisciplinary entire world about the previous number of yrs, the manufacturer has partnered not only with Muller Van Severen and Wallpaper*, but also with Selfridges, on a 2019 installation that includes the operate of Dutch artist Bob Verhelst, whose forms partly influenced the Zara Home collection. 

The Kassl Editions x Zara House collection comprises a quilted couch, geometric facet tables and a modular chests of drawers, as well as graphic rugs, angular ceramic lamps, organically formed mirrors, stationery and artwork posters. It is a collection of objects that vastly showcases Kassl Editions’ classic aim on tactility, high quality, longevity, and inspiring color palettes.

Each piece sleekly combines kind and operate, with a number of configurations to go well with diverse areas and home environments. The rich colour palette features the deep, saturated tones of Kassl Editions’ A/W 2021 selection, which include dusty pink, darkish inexperienced, navy and burgundy. 

Quilted material couch

For the Kassl Editions group, the embodiment of the collection’s modular and adaptable character are the lacquered wooden aspect tables: obtainable in two shapes and three colors, they let for an array of configurations, adapting to a selection of areas. 

Other items that properly signify the brand’s design ethos are the utilitarian-searching upper body of drawers, showcasing a modernist plywood framework painted with blocks of burgundy, navy, custard and inexperienced, the composition of modules allowing for for combos of colors and designs. One more instance of this versatility can be observed in the mirror: the natural silhouette can be turned to encounter the wall, and its navy matte back again transforms into a sculptural artwork.

Knotted wool carpet

The assortment of homeware and household furniture is accompanied by a line of clothes bearing the Kassl Editions x Zara label. Though the objects are all developed in limited editions, their selling prices and accessibility are retained democratic, in line with Zara’s inexpensive ethos. 

‘There is an severe emphasis on generating a attractive solution: product is a form of holy grail for both Zara and Kassl Editions,’ adds Ramakers. ‘It’s remarkable to see that, and to unite forces and imaginative visions. At Kassl Editions, we want to be democratic by functioning past age and gender, and this collaboration will allow us to be even much more democratic, to get to a client we typically couldn’t access.’ §

Lamp with a geometric ceramic base and a conical lampshade

Notebooks

Lacquered wooden mirror 

Mini art posters selection

Deep blue ceramic lamp