MADE celebrates 1st year

(kraft softwall by molo)

congratulations to MADE design in toronto who celebrate their first birthday this september with three days of in-store events to be held on september 6th, 7th and 8th, 2007. 6th september - MADE presents - a VEST guide to smuggling; 7th september - new product launch and private reception; 8th september - all day open house at made.

VEST collective is a group of six young designers with a shared appreciation of contemporary design and craft. they bring an interdisciplinary appraoch to their making of objects and gather for collaborative idea development and to exhibit. the vest members are erin neal, jessica lertvilai, jonathan sabine, katy chan (tote below), mathew birtch and sally mccubbin.

(felt tote by katy chan)

MADE will also be launching new designs available in their showroom from friday, september 7th.

(images left to right: cushions by bev hisey, thruster light by propellor)

from her studio on dundas west, textile designer bev hisey adds hand tufted floor cushions to her selection of woollen, die cut and embroidered cushions available at MADE.

propellor design from vancouver bring their gallioano and thruster pendant lighting east. both lights thoughtfully made and connected with recycled aluminum ceiling cap and electrical cord. the galiano light is reclaimed douglas fir with an arbutus twig light pull from fallen trees in stanley park.

(images left to right: kraft paper softwall by molo and utiliTILE by thout)

molo introduces their kraft paper wall. the kraft paper wall lends a warm, earthly ambience to it's function as space divider, available in natural kraft or dyed black with charcoal bamboo ink.

studio thout's utiliTILE arrives from their successful premiere this year at both toronto's interior design show and the ny international contemporaory furniture fair.

MADE will also introduce a mirror console table to their hybrid series of tables and stools constructed from milk crates, as well as a hand-flocked, limited edition, series of mirrors entitled, "cojoined".

MADE website or email
867 dundas street, west, toronto, on, m6j 1v6

Jan Halvarson


lisa solomon said...

it all looks so good. i'm partial to the felt, but....

Anonymous said...

always great ideas here at your place...eyecandy for sure!