Don't Take Gaetano Pesce's Waterfall Designs for Granite

By: Going Like Sixty - Apr 29, 2009   Updated: Apr 4 2011
References: gaetanopesce
The term “range of furniture” was quite literally interpreted by Gaetano Pesce for Milan Design Week 2009.

The craggy, rocky, rugged look is the perfect counterpoint for the luxury fabric and lush padding that waits for the mountain climber that falls into these pieces of furniture. Imagine your mountain home entertainment room filled with this furniture from Gaetano Pesce. Sweet.

montanara' by gaetano pesce
image © designboom

Implications - In today's open-minded society, function often falls second to fun during the purchase process. Thus, pieces like Gaetano Pesce's waterfall couches are becoming increasingly popular, serving to a sense of fantastical whimsy that the adult consumer craves. Ultimately, an element of quirky fun is a necessity for today's consumer.