The Mercedes-Benz name has a reputation that has kept it at the forefront of the automotive world for over a hundred years. But news now is that the company has decided to extend into other luxury markets such as the furniture collection we are here to present.
Initial pieces from the Mercedes-Benz Style furniture collection where premiered at the Milan Furniture Fair this year and include: one sofa, chaise lounge, sideboard, dining room table with chairs, shelf unit with integrated home theater system, bed and chest of drawers. You can rest assured that the same qualities that make Mercedes-Benz’ cars so attractive have been translated to their furniture. The agility, opulence and sportiness is present as noted by Gorden Wagener, Head of Design at Mercedes-Benz, “The various pieces of furniture reflect the progressive, dynamic design idiom of our current show cars and concept vehicles, offering an exclusive, emotional experience outside our vehicles as well”.
In the Sofa Class (three-seater) MBS 001, elegant lines and graceful lines work in conjunction with great workmanship to portray dynamism and elegance. The upholstery is comfortable and also has seam details. The Chair MBS 003 is the more futuristic of the set with an array of convex and concave lines that give its shape and ultimate lightness. The chair is made of laminated wood and offers long-lasting seating comfort. Other pieces included the Chaise Longue MBS 006 that is formed with a wooden frame and an aluminum pedestal and a cover in either leather or material depending on how much contrast the client wants to make with the wood. Sideboard MBS 005 is made out of an aluminum frame is futuristic-looking and has a glass door with a bevel that reminds us of an air intake on a sport’s car. The sideboard comes in either grey painted surface with aluminum legs, and a second with paint in “indium silver” and metal legs in graphite black. All of the pieces are certainly attention grabbers and are assured to impress any guest you have that will be immersed in a world of elegance automotive spirit.
If you like a comfortable and sophisticated furniture with a flair of the car world, Mercedes-Benz will offer pieces that are inspired by the key brand values that have made them famous the world over. According to Gordon Waegner, “Formitalia and Mercedes-Benz stand for top quality and exquisite workmanship which embodies luxury and passion” and you can rest assured that those values have been combined to create these truly beautiful works of art. The furniture is to be sold worldwide through exclusive furniture stores, showrooms and interior design stores staring in October of this year.