Thursday, December 29, 2016

10 lamps to brighten your New Year

Enter 2017 with a fresh take on light. Give your home a big makeover with small changes that highlight what you love most about your home. Here are 10 iconic lamps that will set the tone for the new year at home.

The Ageo E Filo from Tonin Casa is a contemporary lamp that diffuses a soft light and is particularly suitable for lighting up the living room of your home. It  is available in chrome with a red cable and cotonette lamp shade. Also available in hanging or freestanding versions.



The Ovo from Tonin Casa is a hanging lamp, created by the combination of Murano glass bowl, chrome and silk. Perfect for the living room and the dining room. Available in two different versions.



The Oriani from Tonin Casa embodies an essential and modern design that allows to furnish any room at home. Available in 2 or 3-light bulb versions.



The Santena from Tonin Casa is a suspension lamp adorned with appliqué crystals and topped with a chrome finish. Available as in shapes of oval or round in hanging or table lamp versions.



The Muffin lamp by Bonaldo Muffin lamp is inspired by the simple geometric shape of the famous American cake mould. The lampshade features a beguiling drapery effect that generates a bemusing game of shadows, giving the light more depth. It is available in matte white.



The XXLight by Bonaldo is an iconic lamp consisting of a white polyethylene stem and a white polycarbonate lampshade. Owing to the light source fitted, XXLight lights its surroundings and diffuses light delicately upwards.



The Pom Pom by Calligaris is a extraordinary table lamp with metal frame and white acid-etched blown glass shade. It is inspired by the botanical study of a number of exotic plant species. Available in suspension and floor versions.



The Baku by Calligaris is a table or nightstand lamp with its frame and shade made from sheet metal. Inspired by the ‘60s, Baku is a compact lamp with sinuous lines. Available in several different colours, it casts a direct, muted light.



The Allure by Calligaris is a conical-shaped table lamp with a fabric shade and metal frame.
The fabric shade diffuses a soft mood light. Compact and versatile in its use, the Allure lamp integrates easily into the living and bedroom areas. Also available in a floor version.



The Andromeda by Calligaris is a table lamp with a fabric shade on a matte finished metal base.
The fabric shade uses a combination of cotton on the outside and PVC on the inside. The design of the shade creates harmonious effects of shadow and light. Available in various colours.


Visit Simply Sofas showroom to view our wide range of lamp collection. 

Thursday, December 22, 2016

15 Cosy Sofas that go well with the Festive Theme

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and you’re all set for the jolly holly Christmas. You’ve decked your home with boughs of holly, Christmas tree, crib, decorations and miniature lights. While you do all that, you’ve probably turned your home into a cosy haven to warm up in this cold winter, it’s quite obvious that you’ll spend most of your winter on: the sofa. We’ve picked 16 sofas that go well with the Christmas theme or for that matter any festive theme so you can arrange them to suit your décor needs. 

1. MyApple loveseat by Fama calls for an uninterrupted snuggling time. It has curved contours and soft fabric upholstery that makes you want to linger longer. With the versatility of a chaise longue and the comfort of a personal armchair, it's in a league of its own.
What to do: Deck this loveseat with pillows and settle with your thick warm blanket.



2. Puzzle is a playful sofa by NicolettiHome which can be re-arranged in many ways to suit your needs. With the aid of rotating adjustable backrests and removable armrests adapt the sofa to your comfort level and enjoy being enveloped with cosy elements.
What to do: With Puzzle there are endless possibilities for re-arranging to match your comfort. From two-seater to three and the configurations are never-ending. 



3. The inviting Francis sofa by Koinor is a three seater with a chaise lounge. It features adjustable armrests, backrests, and headrests to help you experience exceptional seating and lounging comfort. 
What to do: It’s snug time on this sofa with your blanket and unwinding in your favourite position. The adjustable armrests, backrests, and headrests should ease you into any position you love to relax.



4. Arianne Love sofa by Fama is soft, cushy and makes you fall in love with it. It’s possibly the most versatile sofa ever made and lives up to its name with its inviting design and endlessly extendable modules. When it comes to colourful comfort, you'll be hard-pressed to beat this sectional.
What to do: The seats are spacious and robust. You can gather your blanket and relax peacefully or even perhaps go into hibernation. 



5. Herman sofa designed by Studio Memo for Natuzzi is named after the author of Moby Dick, Herman Melville. This is a modular sofa that combines harmony, design, and craftsmanship. It features a fin-shaped metal exterior that envelops the backrest and the seat.
What to do: You can stretch yourself on the chaise lounge and watch TV or you can warm up in the high armrest corner of the sofa.  



6. If it’s something unusual, it’s a MyClub sofa by Fama. With an unusual configuration it allows you to recline in more than one way. It has a secret inbuilt sound system with Bluetooth that allows you to relax and enjoy peacefully. 
What to do: The MyClub sofa is as distinct as you. You can sit, sleep or lie in a comfortable posture and enjoy how the sofa envelopes you when you sit back. While you’re relaxing, you can also listen to the sweet melodies with its Bluetooth enabled music system.



7. The welcoming Gynko sofa by Leolux is clearly endowed with soft, round forms, lovely details, and clever dimensions. The function of the seamlessly adjustable arms allows you to fold them completely up and lean comfortably against them or fold them right down for a tidy look.
What to do: Gynko offers countless distinctive possibilities with its distinct shape. You can choose to sit between the chaise lounge side of the sofa and the normal armrest corner.



8. Koinor’s Patch sofa has a cosy look to it and comes with extra cushions to deliver exceptional ergonomic support. This high backrest sofa ushers lumbar support.  
What to do: Indulge in binge relaxing on this sofa and choose between sectional and two seater options. 



9. The fabric Bora Balanza sofa by the iconic brand Leolux has a slender frame, elegant aluminium legs and contemporary dimensions for unrivalled comfort. This sofa is inspired from the successful Bora series of the 1980s and is adapted to meet the expectations of today.
What to do: Sit in a snug corner of the sofa, with a pile of cushions and relish the truly comfort experience this sofa offers.



10. Pacific modular sofa by Fama has six different independent units that can be assembled into a variety of combinations for your comfort. 
What to do: This sofa is available in curved modules with extra cushions so you can enjoy the cosiness this sofa has to offer. You add more throw pillows and make it look tranquil. 



11. NicolettiHome’s Mood is a fabric sofa designed to meet your changing needs through the day - from sofa to chaise longue to sofa-bed. The backrest cushion adds elegance to the look of this sofa. 
What to do: This soft cushy sofa can be arranged in many ways and the only limit is your imagination. The removable backrest cushion can be used on the floor so you can sit on your carpet and relax. 



12. MySoul sofa by Fama has a double chaise lounge with a gentle rocking motion so you can lay back and have a beautiful time. 
What to do: You can cuddle under your blanket and relax on MySoul and watch TV or even snooze.



13. Easy sofa by Koinor has a velvet touch to it with cross stitching that accentuates the contours of the arm and backrest. Both the ends have loose cushions and comes with a variable head support. 
What to do: You can surround yourself with more lush pillows and enjoying the reclining feature Easy has to offer. 



14. Fama’s Josephine sofa has curved contour, scattered cushions that make it extra cosy, and soft padded backrest. 
What to do: Josephine adds youthful appeal to any space.  The soft fabric upholstery is so inviting, you can add more throw pillows and make it extra comfortable. 



15. Koinor’s Rosa fabric sofa makes an impression with its clear design, adjustable armrests and extra-large cushions.
What to do: Rosa envelopes you with comfort so you can snuggle during the cold nights. 



While your decking your home for Christmas, may your days be merry and bright and the New Year 2017 delight. 


Tuesday, December 20, 2016

10 ways to bring the spirit of Christmas into your home

‘Tis the season to be jolly. Celebrate the season of joy and happiness by filling your rooms with the magical touch of fine detail. Transform your interiors with these 10 ideas to make your home ready for Christmas.


It’s the best time of the year to get together and dine with family and friends. Bring elegance into your dining room with accents of cream, gold and silver.






Joy to the world. Bonaldo Doppler Sideboard. Bonaldo Tratto. Bonaldo Note.

Let the merry sounds of Christmas carols bring cheer to your home.  Create the perfect ambience to celebrate the spirit of Christmas. Entertain spectacularly with uniquely designed sideboards that can house your home entertainment or a Christmas buffet.

Warm the cold winter air. Calligaris Lift. Calligaris Glenn.

Bring home the smells of Christmas with simmer pots and trays. Create the fragrance of the holiday season with a choice of potpourri, scents, fresh fruits and plum cake.



Blink a bright red and green. Bonaldo May. Calligaris Alvin. Calligaris Conner.

Green and red are the merriest colours of this season. Use the colours of Christmas with gloss and matt finishes that blend beautifully with the season, bringing your living space to life.



Frost and cheer. Mario Cioni Dondolo. Mario Cioni Nettare Divino. Mario Cioni Harry’s.

Nothing says festive like the clinking of glass. Raise a toast to the festive season with crystal glasses that are handcrafted in Italy. Decorate your home with frosty crystal centrepieces that invoke the wonder of winter.


Carols by candlelight. Calligaris Cathedral. Mario Cioni Candelalbero.

Spread warmth into your home this Christmas with the warm sounds of carols by the soft play of light. Candles are a classic way to bring home the festive spirit. Place candles around your home to spread warm tones of light and make your home cozy this winter.



Spread love and light. Calligaris Phoenix. Calligaris Andromeda. Calligaris Allure.

Set the tone for the festive season at home with beautiful lamps to adorn your living rooms and doorways. Bathe your interiors in their warm glow of ambient light this Christmas.



Walk in the winter wonderland. Hands Urbane. Hands Nouveau.

Stay warm this winter with hands beneath your feet. Exquisite carpets and rugs, hand-crafted with delightful detail. Choose from a wide range of colours and patterns to adorn your home.

  

Where heaven and nature sing. Calligaris Kork. Calligaris Tivoli. Bonaldo AX250.

Keep it simple by using elements of the natural world to decorate your home. An adorned Christmas tree, burlap, and cork trays will bring nature into your home.


The joy of giving. Tonin Casa Ross.

Celebrate the joy of giving with gifts wrapped in colourful paper. Stack them on a trolley or under the Christmas tree and come Christmas day unwrap them with your family.


Visit our accessories page to find the perfect accessory to adorn your home for Christmas.