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Monthly Archives: June 2016

  • NEW - LEFF amsterdam - because nobody really needs a clock!

    LEFF amsterdam are clock masters and watchmakers, based in Amsterdam. Founded in 2011 on the belief that life is too beautiful for dull design and with the philosophy that no one really needs a clock or watch, they decided to make their clocks and watches tell interesting stories, not just the time.

    The LEFF amsterdam Tube Table Clock is Modern Planet's choice for gift giving this year, "Fabulous design and functionality is what makes this clock the top of our list for a great gift idea."

     

    The LEFF amsterdam Tube Table Clock, designed by Piet Hein Eek in 2014 , is such a simple idea. Very Dutch in design. Available in steel, brass and copper. The LEFF amsterdam Tube Table Clock, designed by Piet Hein Eek in 2014 , is such a simple idea. Very Dutch in design. Available in steel, brass and copper.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam Tube Audio Clock has small Bluetooth speakers that you can connect to your mobile phone, tablet, or computer and listen to your music. The tube audio has the best components available and gives you extraordinarily good sound for such a small object. The LEFF amsterdam Tube Audio Clock has small Bluetooth speakers that you can connect to your mobile phone, tablet, or computer and listen to your music. The tube audio has the best components available and gives you extraordinarily good sound for such a small object.

     

    Preferring not to be called artists, the creatives at LEFF amsterdam spend their lives in the pursuit of functional beauty. They believe that concept is king. LEFF amsterdam collaborates with renowned designers from all over the world. Every designer adds his own signature to the collection and defines the character of the brand.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam Block Index Alarm Clock, designed by Erwin Termaat, 2013, is available in white, black and copper with black. It is also available with a numeric face as the Block Arabic Alarm Clock. The LEFF amsterdam Block Index Alarm Clock, designed by Erwin Termaat, 2013, is available in white, black and copper with black. It is also available with a numeric face as the Block Arabic Alarm Clock.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam Felt Wall Clock, designed by Sebastian Herkner, 2012, has a face made of grey felt, for a soft, quiet appearance. The hands are available in white, grey and orange. The LEFF amsterdam Felt Wall Clock, designed by Sebastian Herkner, 2012, has a face made of grey felt, for a soft, quiet appearance. The hands are available in white, grey and orange.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam Tile Wall Clock, designed by Robert Bronwasser, 2013, can stand alone or hang on a wall. It has a white glazed ceramic body and bamboo hands. The LEFF amsterdam Tile Wall Clock, designed by Robert Bronwasser, 2013, can stand alone or hang on a wall. It has a white glazed ceramic body and bamboo hands.

     

    Wrist watches are such a personal item. You wear it everyday and it must fit your life style, be comfortable and reflect your personality, otherwise, why bother? It is a choice these days to wear a wrist watch, you don't need it! LEFF amsterdam had Piet Hein Eek design the Tube Watch with a choice of a leather strap or a steel band, both are beautiful and functional.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam D42 Tube Wrist Watch has a precisely cut ring and high quality materials giving this watch its refined, yet tough and industrial character. Available with a black or brown leather strap. The LEFF amsterdam D42 Tube Wrist Watch has a precisely cut ring and high quality materials giving this watch its refined, yet tough and industrial character. Available with a black or brown leather strap.

     

    The LEFF amsterdam S42 Tube Wrist Watch is made of stainless steel, and is available in a matt black finish, brass or steel. The LEFF amsterdam S42 Tube Wrist Watch is made of stainless steel, and is available in a matt black finish, brass or steel.

     

    And now for that extra cool object for your home or office, the Inverse Mirror Clock.

    Designed in 2015 by one of the Netherlands' most successful designers, Richard Hutten, the Inverse Mirror Clock is multi-functional. A 70 inch mirror holds the clock face which, by turning the dial, the 12 positions of the clock can be changed. A clever feature that gives you the possibility to hang the clock horizontally or vertically or let it lean casually against a wall. The warmth of the solid oak stands in contrast to the cold appearance of the mirror, making this object suitable for any space. Designed in 2015 by one of the Netherlands' most successful designers, Richard Hutten, the Inverse Mirror Clock is multi-functional. A 70 inch mirror holds the clock face which, by turning the dial, the 12 positions of the clock can be changed. A clever feature that gives you the possibility to hang the clock horizontally or vertically or let it lean casually against a wall. The warmth of the solid oak stands in contrast to the cold appearance of the mirror, making this object suitable for any space.

     

    Available in natural oak or black. Available in natural oak or black.

     

    With LEFF amsterdam you can be sure that you possess an authentic piece of design, made to the highest possible standards.

    Support creativity and help protect the history of design and the future of innovation - always buy original and authentic designs.

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  • Work + Comfort - the Knoll Home Office Sale, 15% off, June 17 - 28

    Don’t settle for less at home — bring the performance, comfort and style of Knoll office furniture and accessories to your home office and discover a whole new level of productivity without ever leaving the house. 15% off + free shipping on all office furniture and accessories until June 28th.

    Ergonomic Office Chairs

    Transform the way you work with ergonomic office chairs. Your home office furniture should move with you, not hold you back. Ergonomic home office chairs are adjustable, comfortable and provide support to improve your productivity.

     

    The Knoll Generation Chair is Knoll's response to ergonomic research that challenges the idea that we only sit in a single forward-facing position. Generation is designed to support the range of postures and work styles typical of today's workplace, allowing you to sit how you want. The Knoll Generation Chair is Knoll's response to ergonomic research that challenges the idea that we only sit in a single forward-facing position. Generation is designed to support the range of postures and work styles typical of today's workplace, allowing you to sit how you want.

     

    Innovative in its simplicity, the Knoll ReGeneration Collection minimizes materials and components. The straightforward design leverages flexible, durable and sustainable materials that respond to your movements, providing comfort and support throughout the day. Available in an upholstered edition that offers a large choice of fabrics. Innovative in its simplicity, the Knoll ReGeneration Collection minimizes materials and components. The straightforward design leverages flexible, durable and sustainable materials that respond to your movements, providing comfort and support throughout the day. Available in an upholstered edition that offers a large choice of fabrics.

     

    Work Desks and Tables

    Work seriously at home. A designated home office desk puts you in the right frame of mind to produce and perform. Knoll desks transform your home office into a setting for real work.

     

    Florence Knoll described her designs the fill-in pieces which had to be provided. "I needed the piece for a job and it wasn't there, so I designed it." While this may have been the motivation for the 1961 Table Desk, the perfectly proportioned, flawlessly elegant result will be anything but a fill-in piece in your office or dining room. Available in two sizes and laminate, wood or marble finishes. Florence Knoll described her designs the fill-in pieces which had to be provided. "I needed the piece for a job and it wasn't there, so I designed it." While this may have been the motivation for the 1961 Table Desk, the perfectly proportioned, flawlessly elegant result will be anything but a fill-in piece in your office or dining room. Available in two sizes and laminate, wood or marble finishes.

     

    Executive Chairs

    Simply sitting in the right chair can make you feel more productive. Find a chair that gives you the confidence to be your best self, at home or in the office. Knoll executive seating ranges from classic to contemporary, subtle to sublime.

     

    Charles Pollock's 1963 Executive Chair features what he described as "rim technology"- the use of a single aluminum band around the chair's perimeter to hold the design together, structurally and visually. Fifty years after its introduction, the Pollock Chair continues to exude timeless elegance in any home or office. Charles Pollock's 1963 Executive Chair features what he described as "rim technology"- the use of a single aluminum band around the chair's perimeter to hold the design together, structurally and visually. Fifty years after its introduction, the Pollock Chair continues to exude timeless elegance in any home or office.

     

    Eero Saarinen's 1950 Executive Chair remains one of the most popular Knoll designs. The chair transformed the notion of what executive seating could be with its sculptural form and modern finishing. Available with or without arms this classic is available in a large variety of fabrics and leathers. Eero Saarinen's 1950 Executive Chair remains one of the most popular Knoll designs. The chair transformed the notion of what executive seating could be with its sculptural form and modern finishing. Available with or without arms this classic is available in a large variety of fabrics and leathers.

     

    Side and Multi-purpose Chairs

    Side chairs, stools and pull-up seating options offer a comfortable and colorful place for guests and clients in your home office.

     

    Knoll's MultiGeneration Chair recognizes that we fidget - from tapping our feet to twirling our pens - to keep us alert and engaged. MultiGeneration has a form and function that encourages natural movement , allowing us to focus and communicate more effectively. Available as a stacking chair or a stool. Knoll's MultiGeneration Chair recognizes that we fidget - from tapping our feet to twirling our pens - to keep us alert and engaged. MultiGeneration has a form and function that encourages natural movement , allowing us to focus and communicate more effectively. Available as a stacking chair or a stool.

     

    Accessories and Work Tools

    Bring the comforts of the office to your home. Adjustable monitor arms help tame your technology, while sufficient task lighting reduces eye strain to create a space that is healthy and comfortable.

     

    Stephan Copeland found inspiration in bicycles when he designed the beautifully kinetic Copeland Light. The pivoting, dual-mode head can be inverted to create different light intensities appropriate to varying tasks, while the articulated spring mechanism offers dexterity and flexibility. Available in black or silver, with a table base or a table clamp. Stephan Copeland found inspiration in bicycles when he designed the beautifully kinetic Copeland Light. The pivoting, dual-mode head can be inverted to create different light intensities appropriate to varying tasks, while the articulated spring mechanism offers dexterity and flexibility. Available in black or silver, with a table base or a table clamp.

     

    Richard Sapper designed his Monitor Arm Collection to set a new standard for intuitive functionality, ease of reconfiguration and unobtrusive visual elegance. Known for his forward-thinking workplace and technology products, Sapper engineered the most straightforward and refined monitor arm collection available today. Available in single and double arm editions. Richard Sapper designed his Monitor Arm Collection to set a new standard for intuitive functionality, ease of reconfiguration and unobtrusive visual elegance. Known for his forward-thinking workplace and technology products, Sapper engineered the most straightforward and refined monitor arm collection available today. Available in single and double arm editions.

     

    All Knoll products address the evolving workplace with an experience-based approach. They know modern office design and how to immerse you in the experience. Take advantage of the Knoll Home Office Sale and meet your business' needs.

    Support creativity and help protect the history of design and the future of innovation - always buy original and authentic designs.

    For Canadian customers interested in modern furniture, lighting and accessories, please go to our Canadian site, GRShop.com

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