Furniture: Spring Summer 2011

NEW for 2011 - the Shell collection from Fuera Dentro, a Dutch company with some very attractive, modern, exterior furniture for the garden. Here is an excerpt from their Shell chair press release...

"FueraDentro seeks to develop its products and blur the boundary between the inside and out. This Dutch design label is responsible for the development of the conceptual ideas of prominent designers and budding talent to provide a high quality and weather resistant finished product, making maximum use of the latest available technology. In the development of their products, FueraDentro strive as much as possible to use 100% natural or recyclable materials. The end result is an outdoor piece of outdoor furniture as beautiful and functional as any interior piece."

The Shell Collection, specifically for FueraDentro designed by Dutch designer Jan des Bouvrie, has its own distinctive design, but fits within this vision.

A different colourway from the same range gives this modern furniture a chic, earthy feel ..

Using concrete and recycled steel in an innovative way is architect and designer Efrain E. Velez from Austin, Texas...

Though they might be stark for many, durability, longevity and lovely lines make the O-lithas series a real temptation....