Continuing on our handpicked list of 30 modern furniture icons here, check out another 10 exciting options:
A 1.5-seater that allows you to relax with your child, computer or newspaper next to you, the spacious Ro is designed by Spanish designer Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen. The sleek chair is ergonomically designed with no sharp or rough edges – reflecting our desire for a lifestyle that is unfettered and free.
Fritz Hansen Ro chair, from $5,220, W.Atelier.
Ceiling fans were known for being clunky, noisy and inelegant, until Haiku came along in 2012. The brand revolutionised ceiling fan designs by off ering new perspectives, and combining artistic sensibility with effi ciency eff ectively. Its curvilinear design is not just about aesthetics, but also incorporates an aerodynamic profi le for maximum airflow.
Haiku fans, from $780, Big Ass Fans.
FLOS IC LIGHT
Designed by Michael Anastassiades, this light involves a balancing act. The 30cm glass sphere sits on a satin-fi nished brass stand in a seemingly unstable position that creates a unique design narrative.
Flos IC light, from $660, Space Furniture.
Designed by King Living just fi ve years ago, the Jasper is an award-winning sofa that is well-received by both homeowners and designers. This luxurious seat has an understated, contemporary feel, and is made of sturdy materials.
Jasper sofa, from $5,290, King Living.
DOMINO COFFEE TABLE
Designed by Nicola Gallizia for Molteni&C in 2005, the Domino coff ee table was created as part of a system of padded poufs and linear shelves that can work as standalone pieces, or as a complementary set with other furniture in the range.
Molteni&C Domino Next coff ee table, from $2,301, exclusively at P5.
OAK LIVING DINING TABLE
Japanese brand Muji is the go-to label for homeowners desiring a minimalist and clutter-free lifestyle approach. This table is designed to fi t neatly into compact spaces, while evoking that zen-like atmosphere that is so chic now.
Oak Living dining table, from $649, Muji.
This all-purpose retro-looking kitchen mixer makes a statement with its unique design and vibrant colours. With various add-on attachments such as a whisk and pasta maker, it’s a great tool for budding home cooks and professional chefs alike. Whip up delicious meals for your family and friends!
Smeg stand mixer, $798, Robinsons The Heeren.
Designed by Neri&Hu in 2016 for furniture maker Stellar Works, the Utility armchair mixes luxurious materials with a vintage aesthetic.
Stellar Works Utility armchair, from $938, exclusively at P5 Studio.
MIRROR BALL LAMP
This chrome lamp kick-started a whole wave of demand for shiny metallic fi nishes when it was launched by Tom Dixon in 2003. It’s such a hit that 1,000 pieces are sold every month worldwide!
Tom Dixon Mirror Ball lamp, £235 (S$423), www.tomdixon.net.
Homeowners love this sofa because of its generous proportions and simple form. Danish furniture brand Wendelbo collaborated with Danish design studio 365° North in 2016 to design the Peak sofa. It off ers comfort and cosiness without being ostentatious – perfect for Scandinavian-style homes. Add leatherstrapped headrests to the piece for more support and a touch of contrast.
Wendelbo Peak modular sofa, from $2,590, Made&Make.