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Belle - - Belle Promotion - Edited by TANYA BUCHANAN

Some pretty hand­some pieces to col­lect, covet, see and wear ...

14 P EARL D ROP Modernism meets art nou­veau in this po­etic light made of tim­ber from an orig­i­nal balustrade. porce­lain­

24 GREEN‡EYED SHADES Chanel’s ‘Bi­jou’ 2016 se­lec­tion of eye­wear is uber fem­i­nine and cel­e­brates one of the house’s favourite mo­tifs, the camel­lia. Extra large, they come in extra-glam hues like this sea­green. 23 H ERB R ITTS: I N EQUILIBRIO In Mi­lan an ex­ten­sive ex­hi­bi­tion of leg­endary pho­tog­ra­pher Herb Ritts’ work in­cludes his icons and some lesser known im­ages. Un­til June 5 at Palazzo della Ra­gione Fo­togra a Milano.


An up­date of the Robert Menghi 1958 ‘Hall’ chair is a win­ner paired with the fresh ‘Vela’ glass screen de­signed by Bern­hardt & Vella both for Ar”ex. po­lifor­maus­ 15 S IT T HONET The el­e­gant and com­fort­able ‘S 35’ chair de­signed by Mar­cel Breuer de­buted in 1930. Now up­dated with weath­er­proof tech­nol­ogy, it’s a per­fect preppy ad­di­tion to the pool or court. 16 AD­VANCE AUS­TRALIAN FARE JamFac­tory’s new fur­ni­ture range is cre­ated by Aus­tralia’s lead­ing de­sign tal­ents – Adam Goodrum, Henry Wil­son, Jon Goul­der, Karen Cun­ning­ham, Rhys Cooper, Daniel Tucker and Daniel Emma. jamfac­ 17 H APPY 90TH B IRTHDAY to in­spi­ra­tional Queen El­iz­a­beth II – the phys­i­cal em­bod­i­ment of Keep Calm and Carry On. This 472page tome is the ocial pho­to­graphic tribute. hmq90­


Clean lines and glam­orous nishes cre­ate magic in the Ar­ti­colo ‘Lumi’ Col­lec­tion. The ta­ble lamp, which was re­leased ve years ago, is now avail­able in ”oor, wall and pen­dant op­tions. ar­ti­coloar­chi­tec­tural­light­

19 HEAVY NIGHTS Award-win­ning glass man Drew Span­gen­berg’s ‘Dead Weight’ whisky tum­bler is a so­phis­ti­cated ves­sel in smoky tones for the rye lover. cat­a­pult­de­ 20 MEMPHIS MAGIC

Michele de Luc­chi’s ‘First’ chair, an iconic piece de­signed in 1983, fea­tures in our cover house, a spot-on ex­am­ple of Memphis style, and still so col­lectable and very now. 21 CON­SOLE CON­TROL A line-up of new nishes has added fresh appeal to the el­e­gant ‘Calder’ con­sole, with its slim iron frame, de­signed by Rodolfo Dor­doni. It is now avail­able in a light bronze satin nish and a col­lec­tion of new tops.


The ‘Novy Bor’ wine carafe by V8 De­sign­ers takes its name from the glass­blow­ing town. Its cur­va­ceous form is punc­tu­ated by a pu’ of mir­rored glass re“ect­ing fac­tory smoke­stacks. 12 A L F RESCO E LEGANCE The good-look­ing ‘Ky­oto’ chair hand­wo­ven from pre­mium rat­tan is a well-pro­por­tioned smart ca­sual ad­di­tion to re­laxed ve­ran­dahs and ter­races. januset­


Telling the time be­comes a very glam­orous propo­si­tion with the stun­ning Ren­dez-Vous Tour­bil­lon an el­e­gant blend of watch­mak­ing ex­per­tise and jew­ellery de­sign. jaeger-lecoul­

10 WELL UP­HOL­STERED ‘Odessa’ is a heavy-duty up­hol­stery fab­ric with an or­ganic feel. It is avail­able in four colours – all rich in tex­ture and pat­tern. charlespar­ po­lifor­maus­ 9 B RUT FORCES When the house of Louis Roed­erer asked Philippe Starck to de­sign a la­bel he asked for in­put on the wine. A sim­ple la­bel and de­li­cious zero-dosage drop en­sued. cham­pag­ne­ 4 IT’S A MORE D IMORE Di­moreS­tu­dio’s Mi­lan ate­lier was chan­nelling glam club style with moody hues, vin­tage light­ing and pieces rem­i­nis­cent of late 70s and 80s chic. di­mores­tu­

5 FASH­ION TO A T EA Fash­ion de­signer Akira Iso­gawa has worked his sub­tle magic on a teaset for T2 in­spired by cherry blos­soms and vin­tage ki­monos. 6 DE­GAS STA­TION

De­gas A New Vi­sion will show more than 200 works of the proli c 19th-cen­tury artist. From the­atres to race­courses and boudoirs, the ex­hibit will em­brace paint­ing, draw­ings, print­mak­ing, pho­to­ga­phy and sculp­ture. From June 24.


These ne leather boxes make a fab­u­lous trio po­si­tioned to­gether and are part of the Equili­bre d’Her­mès col­lec­tion of desk ac­ces­sories. her­ 8 FLEX­ING FINE FORM

The Mood `Ermione’ sofa for Flex­form de­signed by Roberto Lazze­roni boasts a sculp­tural sil­hou­ette and lux­u­ri­ous en­velop­ing com­fort. Its or­ganic shape makes it a ver­sa­tile piece for a mul­ti­tude of in­te­rior spa­ces. fan­

1 FASH­ION­ISTAS O F THE FRIDGE Dolce & Gab­bana and Smeg have re­leased a se­lect suite of hand­painted fridges by Ital­ian artists com­mis­sioned by the de­sign­ers. BIG DAY O UT Mu­sic lovers will be rapt with the qual­ity of the pe­tite BeoPlay A1 por­ta­ble blue­tooth speaker. It can play on nearly any sur­face or has a leather strap for sus­pended beats! 2 TURN THE TA­BLE

The ‘Mon­drian’ co’ee ta­ble is part of a new col­lec­tion de­signed by Jean-Marie Mas­saud. Light and el­e­gant, it comes in two sizes.

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