Article from the 2016-03-01, by Anja Beckmann
Hot off the press and filled with many inspirations for spring and summer 2016: the new Connox catalogue is here - with brand new design products, popular classics and lots of pages to browse and explore. Use the thirst for action, the sun gives us! The novelties of this season - flexible and multifunctional - make it easy to live out our creativity and enjoy life. As usual, in this catalogue, you can look forward to news and interviews in the magazine section.
Brand new design ideas bring a fresh breeze in the world of design - and in your home. In addition to novelties for different rooms at home, the summer catalogue attends with several pages to theoutdoor trends - garden furniture, outdoor lamps and outdoor textiles for the garden and balcony -, creative solutions for planting as well as children’s furniture and accessories. New brands like Bjørn Wiinblad and Iittala X Issey Miyake stir up our tradition manufacturers.
Spring and summer 2016 are devoted to the retro style: mid century designs dominate the product range. Design icons like Eames, Saarinen and Bertoia characterised this style, today young designers make it a trend. Muted and pastel tones bring the ease of the warm season in the apartments. For example: the Pantone - colour of the year - Rose Quartz and Serenity, a delicate rosé and a cool blue. You will also encounter noble design objects in gold and brass.
A perennial favourite: the Nordic-natural home style. Scandinavian design is more popular than ever! As well as graphic and typography: world famous patterns by Alexander Girard today adorn home textiles and accessories, on cups and cereal bowls the in 1937 designed letters by Arne Jacobsen conquer the kitchens of the world.
As in the winter catalogue a magazine section is part of the catalogue. Here you will find news from the world of design, read the interview with a successful young designer and learn the background to the emergence of the Aalto vase. Which will by the way turn 80 years this year!
Our team has grown significantly in the last year, which is why it was time for a new team photo. Discover it on the pages related to Connox, learn more about our team and our work behind the scenes of our shops. We will show you what kind of benefits you can expect as a ConnoxPlus member (p. 6) and on which other channels you will find us (p. 147). Brand new: our ConnoxApp! Mobile shopping has never been so easy - find out more on page 103.
Take our catalogue with you to a sunny place. When the sun's rays tickle your nose, it will be best inspired. Then you can browse online - via laptop, tablet or smartphone. For our catalogue is only a snippet of our curated assortment. Discover more than 15,000 design furniture and home accessories in our online shop. Have fun with our 2016 Summer catalogue!
By the way: we already have more than 930 great reviews for our catalogue - incredible! For this we would like to thank you! Maybe our catalogue is also something for your friends and acquaintances. Fell free to pass it on. We are pleased!