Maison & Objet Paris 2016

Last week concluded the week long exhibition of the latest and greatest of European interior design. Although the entire fair had mixed reviews and left people underwhelmed, the principal theme of Precious made one thing very clear, Natural Stone is still a huge trend.

British Lifestyle retail, Amara Living, featured a slew of natural stone accessories

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Marco Guazzini has created his own stone that is inspired by his native lands in Italy. His home is best know for their marble and their natural wood fiber. Marco was able to embed the brightly hued fibers into the stone and create a new form of marbling. From there he chiseled them into different decor items.

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Marco also showcased these beautiful stone and acrylic vases that are a beautiful mix of natural and manmade mediums.

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Our Director of Marketing and Operations, April Graves,  attended Central Saint Martin UAL, with one of the shows award winners, Troels Flenstefd. Troel created a line of powdered pigmented vessels that have a marbled pattern to the finish.

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Belgium architects Glenn Sestig joined forces with Obumex to create a full natural stone kitchen that was exhibited at the M&O fair. The only visible obstruction is the facet, creating a minimalist dream. The solemn titanium travertine is industrial and minimal

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