Product> Great Dividers: A Roundup of Operable Wall Systems

Design, Interiors, National, Product
Monday, September 8, 2014
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(Courtesy Modernus)

Moveable partitions give structure to open floor plans and adapt to shifting spatial needs. Defining diverse areas large and small, public and private, they have long beenĀ utilized in office settings, and are gaining popularity in residential loft developments. Fitted with clear or translucent panels of glass or resin, the walls transmit rather than block natural light.

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PRODUCT> Christen Maxwell’s Architecture-Inspired Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Product
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
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Textiles and soft goods in patterns that reference European motifs from sewer caps to temple ceilings.

Textiles and soft goods in patterns that reference European motifs from sewer caps to temple ceilings.

After a recent trip to Paris, Rome and Marrakech, designer Christen Maxwell was inspired by “the incredible motifs that have been seen for centuries by millions of people – from everyday pedestrians to monarchs – and translate them into modern designs.” Specifically, Maxwell cites how a geometric pattern on a manhole cover in Rome, the ceiling of the Pantheon and the glass pyramid of the Louvre influenced a Fall/Winter 2012 collection of textiles and furnishings that mixes natural linens with ever popular metallic accents and pops of neon.

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