Cover Furniture collections from Cassina, available at W. Atelier

Be they cosy sofas and iconic armchairs, we pick out the furniture pieces to consider for the new year from celebrated Italian manufacturer Cassina

Start the upcoming year on a beautiful note with a stylish selection of designer furniture pieces for your home. If one of your top goals for 2022 is to spruce up your abode, start on it by shortlisting the timeless pieces to own soon. Among the top luxury furniture manufacturers to know is Cassina, a storied Italian brand founded in 1927 and available exclusively in Singapore at W. Atelier.

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The manufacturer carries a wide made-in-Italy selection of mid-century modern icons as well as contemporary collections created in collaboration with some of the world’s most famous design names. Ranging from timeless designs by legendary architects Gio Ponti, Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Charlotte Perriand and Vico Magistretti to new classics by Piero Lissoni and Roldolfo Dordoni, the curation of these growing collections from the Italian manufacturer is led by art director Patricia Urquiola, who also frequently designs new furnishings for the brand.

Here, we pick out some of the beloved classics and covetable accent pieces we love from the Italian maker’s extensive range.

1. Cassina Ordinal table by Michael Anastassiades

Featuring a clean, minimalist profile that London-based designer Michael Anastassiades is known for, the sleek Cassina Ordinal table is now available in an oval, square or rectangular versions that can be made in marble; this includes marble varieties such as Portoro silver, Calacatta gold, Alpi green, and white Carrara. The Ordinal table can also be crafted in a variety of natural wood, such as the Canaletto walnut, natural oak and stained black oak, and paired with legs in a gold, anodised black, burgundy or anthracite-painted aluminium finish.

Available from W. Atelier

2. Cassina Lady armchair by Marco Zanuso

First designed in the 1950s by Marco Zanuso, the Lady armchair is certainly a much-loved design classic. Featuring slender metal legs and a beautiful curvaceous silhouette, the chair’s structural elements are seamlessly incorporated into its graceful form, earning it an award at the prestigious Medaglia d'Oro by IX Triennale di Milano in 1951. Different padding densities help optimise the comfort level for this plush upholstered seat, which will make an elegant addition whether in the living room or bedroom.

Available from W. Atelier

3. Cassina Bowy modular sofa by Patricia Urquiola

The rounded proportions of this sectional sofa designed by Patricia Urquiola result in its cosy look and elegant appeal. The Bowy sofa can be arranged in various configurations to best suit your interior scheme and can be paired with the matching Bowy tables pictured above.

Available from W. Atelier

4. Cassina Réaction Poétique side tables and trays by Jaime Hayon

Spanish designer Jaime Hayon’s playful aesthetic is delightfully embodied by these side tables and trays from the Réaction Poétique collection produced by Cassina; they’ll make fun conversation starters, whichever room they may be placed in. Crafted in solid ash wood, the collection is available in a sprightly variety of forms and colours, ranging from a black stained finish to petrol green and a deep red hue.

Available from W. Atelier

5. Cassina x Ginori 1735 Le Monde de Charlotte Perriand porcelain plates

Dine in style with these plates from Cassina, created in collaboration with Ginori 1735, which would also make an elegant housewarming gift for your loved ones. The celebrated architect Charlotte Perriand was also an avid photographer; this collection features designs inspired by her photographs. The set includes a dinner plate, bowl, and salad bowl or dessert plate, and is presented in sets of two.

Available from W. Atelier

6. Cassina Elio Moon floor lamp

Complete the stylish tableau in your living room with this minimalist lamp from Cassina. The Elio Moon bears a simple form that nonetheless makes a graphic statement, whether it’s placed by your sofa or in a corner of your bedroom.

Available from W. Atelier

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About the author

As the regional managing editor for Tatler Homes, Xinying enjoys seeking design and decor inspiration from all conceivable sources, be it nature in all its colourful splendour to architecture, art and everyday objects. She firmly believes the best ideas can come from the most unexpected places; she's also always on the lookout for stylish new dining venues for her next meal.

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