27 Oct '11, 7am

Furniture Companies See The Forest For The Trees (Photos)

Furniture Companies See The Forest For The Trees (Photos)

Furniture Companies See The Forest For The Trees (Photos) © Qubique It seems that finally somebody managed to take furniture fairs to another level. Not only is Qubique held at the re-used airport Tempelhof in Berlin, it also traded boring lectures for high quality products and shows this week. 2 brands have caught my attention already for their responsible use of wood and timeless furniture design. The German brand Thonet, responsible for quite a few design classics , uses only wood from forests that are located at no more than 60 km around their factory. The Spanish company Santa & Cole even has their own tree nursery . View the entire comment thread.

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