The Story Behind Boca do Lobo’s Unique Furniture Designs – Night watch, afternoon and terracotta are some of the trendy color tones that will be shining on their own in the upcoming season. Discover more about the brand’s newest furniture pieces in here!
The new furniture designs by Boca do Lobo features a sense of vitality and renewal that are the two main concepts of the wide 2019 collection. Created with the brand’s signature crafts these incredible furniture pieces are once more timeless masterpieces that follow the new 2019 design trends
Inspired by Portugal’s most prestigious legacies, the noble D. Manuel is a timeless cabinet design that introduces last year’s preserved tales and storytelling belongs to next year’s expectancies.
The Piccadilly piece, in the most glorious night watch or black tone, is one of the most impressive pieces from the brand’s unique collections. This bespoke bookcase is the example as you can take the contemporary design to the next level and can be customized in the colors of your interior design project.
From the brand’s famous Heritage Collection, this bespoke cabinet features a terracotta tone in its dazzling handpainted tiles. The D. Heritage Cabinet was also inspired by multiple landmarks and legacies from Portugal rich history!
“To form, to cut, and to joining processes can be a praiseworthy playground. An artful creative assortment of large-scale structures, assemblies, to the most delicate jewelry.”
Boca do Lobo has no restraint to use different processes and tools to shape and give their new designs a powerful expression. From a wide range of large-scale structures, assemblies, to the most delicate jewelry, the Metalworking technique is one of the most use by the brand to create their luxurious designs.
“The renowned hand-painted tiles reflect a Portuguese tradition with hundreds of years. There is no surprise that Boca do Lobo honours this treasurable fine art in the Heritage iconic series.”
The ceramic tiles painted in blue artistic patterns, repeated in many historical buildings is something commonly found in Portugal’s artistic history. Nowadays is also usually applied as wall covering decoration, layering large surface areas on both the inside and outside of buildings.
‘When crafting a piece like this, the end result is always different, each piece is unique. It is hand-crafted work, a work of love.’
This is one of the most famous ancient techniques embedded in Portugal’s history and culture. There are countless brilliant examples of the art of filigree, a craft that was born in the Roman period and passed down through generations of skilled medieval jewelers.
‘Fine furniture calls for beautiful forms and one-of-a-kind silhouettes. One of the oldest arts of humankind reborn from the perfect marriage of ancient skills with mechanical methods.’
The look of a joint, how strong it is and how long it will last through time are determined by the joining materials and which kind of technique is used in the process. This woodworking technique, which consists of connecting different pieces of wood, is one of the most elementary concepts is woodcrafts.