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Styling from the weekend: Paulistano chair love

I have the chance to have two of these beauties at home, the Whisky Paulistano with the stainless-steel frame and the White Paulistano with the black iron frame. It’s by far my favourite piece of design. I can’t tell you how much I love the lines of this chair…. The frame is made of a continuous 17-foot single bended steel bar (shaped under 200 lbs of hydraulic pressure over 24 hours) and then welded in a single spot and it looks simple and beautiful and for something that was designed in 1957 for The Athletic Club of São Paulo, it has not aged at all.Last week, Francois and I shot several Paulistano chairs including this shot below which was taken in  a beautiful family home in West London but could have well be taken in a home in Paris… don’t you think it has a gorgeous French vibe?The new UP poster by Fine Little Day on the wall is available from here and the Milk lamp from here. Photography: François Kong | Styling: Karine Kong http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs

Paulistano chair – MISSONI Special Edition

I’m a big fan of the Paulistano chair by Modernist architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha but this month, we’ve just launched a Special Edition designed by Rosita Missoni herself!The great thing about this one is that the cover is reversible and has a stripped pattern on one side and a floral pattern on the other so with one chair, you get two different styles and almost two different chairs! http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs

Happy customer

We received this nice feedback from Vladimir at Krueck Sexton Architects, who had ordered two Paulistano chairs for one of their clients as they are only available in black, Cognac or white in the US:“The Paulistano chairs have arrived and are nicely sitting in my clients space, they are as stunning as you described, again I wanted to thank you to get these things shipped to Chicago” http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs