ronan and erwan bouroullec: 'quilt' for established & sons
ronan and erwan bouroullec: 'quilt' for established & sons ronan and erwan bouroullec: 'quilt' for established & sons
may 11, 2009

ronan and erwan bouroullec: 'quilt' for established & sons

‘quilt’ chair by ronan & erwan bouroullec image © designboom



during the milan design week 09, established & sons presented the ‘quilt’ chair and sofa by ronan and erwan bouroullec. the visual appearance of comfort is articulated through the unusual upholstery of the ‘quilt’ series of chair and sofas. a pocketed outer layer, constructed from hi-tech stretch fabric, has individual foam pieces inserted within it.



‘quilt’ chair and ottoman image © designboom



‘quilt’ sofa image © designboom



detail of ‘quilt’ sofa image © designboom



ronan bouroullec portrait © designboom

  • I love the sofa. It has a little alien-y/futuristic feel but it looks so comfortable to sit on. Great job.


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