Daydreaming: Hospitality Trend

Daydreaming: Hospitality Trend

Spotted at recent trade shows in various shapes and sizes, from reissued classics to new clean-lined incarnations, the classic daybed is enjoying a resurgence in popularity. 

Crescent-Lounge by Vonnegut Kraft

Brooklyn-based Vonnegut/Kraft exhibited this sculptural daybed at ICFF last May. Named after its crescent-shaped headrest, the ‘Crescent Lounge’ is crafted in ash while the slipcover upholstery is available in a variety of fabrics.

Ilse Crawford for Ikea_1

Launched at the Stockholm Furniture Fair earlier this month, Ilse Crawford‘s new all-natural ‘Sinnerlig’ line for Ikea includes this mid-century Danish-inspired daybed.

Guadalupe-daybeded by Bethan Laura Wood

Bethan Laura Wood’s dazzling ‘Guadaloupe’ daybed for Kvadrat debuted in Milan last year as part of an exhibition of specially-commissioned pieces that make use of the Danish textile house’s iconic ‘Divina’ fabric.

Daybed by Pierre Paulin for LIgne Roset

French brand Ligne Roset showcased a reissue of Pierre Paulin’s 1953 daybed at Maison & Objet this year…

GW 259 daybed by Hans J. Wegner in 1954 for Getama

…while Hans J Wegner’s timeless ‘GE 259’ daybed, originally designed in 1954, defied its years on Danish brand Getama‘s booth at Stockholm Furniture Fair.

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