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Furniture Fair Singapore

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International <br />Furniture Fair Singapore

District Eight experienced another positive show at the International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS). Our latest designs were shown in a purpose built showroom styled into vignettes of living, bedroom, play and dining. This type of arrangement played a big part in successfully showcasing our work. D8’s most recent pieces feature a merging of materials that has resulted in unique designs crafted using traditional techniques from concrete, steel and solid oak with highlights of brass becoming more prevalent. Solid oak juxtaposed with concrete and steel giving the furniture a modern natural beauty. Our updated version of the Kahn Dining table inspired...

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CONCRETE

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CONCRETE

INNOVATIVE USE OF CONCRETE Solid yet refined, Kahn collection challengesthe way concrete is used in modern furniture.Concrete is moulded into curvative structures that compliment and support the human body.    A FIRM FOUNDATION INSPIRED BY BRIDGE STRUCTURE Kahn collection is inspired by bridge designand monolithic Soviet structures and monuments.This range features hand polished concrete withsteel reinforcements and solid oak throughout. PROCESS DEVELOPMENT A sneak-peek into development process atDistrict Eight. Before reaching the final form, we tested out several prototypes to ensure eachmeets both aesthetic value andtechnical requirement. “I am particularly fond of concrete, symbol ofthe construction progress of a whole...

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HAND-CRAFTED DESIGN

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HAND-CRAFTED DESIGN

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