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Tufted Geometric Daybeds

The Barcelona Couch is Contemporarily Luxe and Flat

— February 6, 2014 — Art & Design
In spite of its minimalist appeal, the Barcelona Couch has a luxurious feel about it that will bring to mind the rich setting of old time psychologists with their mahogany furniture and wooden accents. Of course, the Barcelona Couch is made for the modern Sigmund Freud. With its geometric shapes, sleek lines and clean surface, it is hard not to imagine lying on it while revealing one's deepest, darkest secrets.

Designed by Mies van der Rohe and manufactured by Knoll, the Barcelona Couch is made up of 74 individually-cut, hand-welted, and hand-tufted panels from a single cowhide. The Barcelona Couch is completed with a Sapele Mahogany platform, polished stainless steel legs and a single cylindrical cushion.
Trend Themes
1. Minimalist Luxury Furniture - There is an opportunity to create innovative pieces of furniture that combine minimalist design with a luxurious feel.
2. Geometric Shapes in Design - Designers can explore the use of geometric shapes to create visually appealing and modern furniture pieces.
3. Handcrafted and Customizable Furniture - There is a market for handcrafted furniture that can be customized to meet the unique preferences of each customer.
Industry Implications
1. Furniture Manufacturing - Furniture manufacturers can leverage the trend of minimalist luxury furniture to create high-end pieces that cater to the modern consumer.
2. Interior Design - Interior designers can incorporate the use of geometric shapes in their designs to create visually striking and contemporary spaces.
3. Artisanal Furniture Market - The demand for handcrafted and customizable furniture presents an opportunity for artisans and small-scale furniture makers to offer unique and personalized products.
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