If there is one standout trend that came out of Milan Design Week
, it would be the promise of a statement seat
that combines form and function with effortless ease. Consider it the new wave of decorative accents, one that relies heavily on an element of functionality, all the while maintaining a strict adherence to style and aesthetics.
Looking at the options unveiled, as a whole, it became clear that Scandinavian influences still reign supreme. And yet, don't underestimate the emergence of the maximalists and vintage-inspired, which are surely here to make their mark in the design world. For as artful and sculptural the finds ahead may be, they maintain enough of an element of functionality to justify the splurge.
Read on to get the scoop on the statement-making seats you're about to see everywhere.