TITLE

Practically there

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;1/21/2005, Issue 5422, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the success of furniture designer David Harris, founder of product design firm Line.h. He suggests that sofas and relaxation areas will allow furniture designers to take a step away from the screens and re-imagine their approaches. The aim is to produce contemporary, own-brand products for top-end independent retailers or interior designers, the contract market and specifiers while at the same time offering a design service to the mass market. What Harris has in mind is producing products that address practical needs using innovative designs.
ACCESSION #
15841233

 

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