The world of design keeps growing and evolving but are some Furniture Brands so iconic and so creative that are synonymous with high-quality, high-end design and legacy. In this 100 series of Hundred, we’ll explore and present a curated selection of 100 Furniture Brands that are at the top of this industry and represent a reflection of vast investments in research, product development, innovation, and new technology.
Knoll is a worldwide famous design company that for 75 years has teamed up with the most celebrated architects and designers to offer a creative, ground-breaking assortment of modern style furniture, textiles, and accessories. Whether you prefer the classic mid-century design, or exciting new products for tomorrow, their vast selection of stunning furniture designs helps you create trendy modern spaces for inspirational home decor.
Based in New York City the international luxury design brand collaborates with some of the world’s best interior designers and architects, such as Patrick Naggar, Jens Risom, Vladimir Kagan, Hervé van der Straeten, Chris Lehrecke, India Mahdavi, Eric Schmitt, Jim Zivic, Michael Anastassiades, Elizabeth Garouste and many more. The renowned luxury furniture, lighting and mannequin company has been recognized with multiple impressive awards like “Creative Innovation Award from Inner-City Arts” in Los Angeles (2013), “The Best in Furniture and Furnishings,” by Robb Report, “The Best Showroom” by Wallpaper, and a “Best of the Year in Interiors, Architecture, Fashion and Design” according to Interior Design.
This luxury brand is one of the favorite inspirational sources to renowned interior designers, architects, and world top celebrities (such as Jessica Alba, Kendal Jenner, and Ivanna Trump) that are passionate about luxury design! Sculptural lighting which ranges from industrial chic to marine-inspired, tables which take their style aesthetic from iconic twentieth-century designs and Brutalist wall sculptures à la Mark Weinstein and Curtis Jere.
Founded by Vladimir Maistrenko, this luxury furniture brand is working with worldwide top furniture manufacturers from Italy, USA, Germany, and Spain. Focusing on luxury furnishings, lighting, and high-end design Vladimir started his business in Europe over 20 years ago. Over the past six years, his business expanded to the USA, bringing new stores to Miami and New York.
Founded by design and contemporary fashion icon Giorgio Armani, Armani Casa is the brand of the powerful Armani Group dedicated to Home & Interior Design! For Armani Casa, every material, every object, every detail tells a story and attests to an original fusion of creativity, beauty, and expert craftsmanship: the world of Armani reflects the constant yet subtle dialogue between tradition and innovation.
Baccarat is a well-known luxury company based in France, where this company boasts the highest number of award-winning Best Craftsmen in France, more than any other French luxury House. With a timeless style and a proficiency in creating stunning design pieces made out of crystal, Baccarat’s ingenious craftsmanship has always stood at the leading edge of innovation.
Spanish luxury porcelain brand Lladró is an internationally renowned high-end brand that is a leader in creating high-end porcelain sculptures, lighting, and home decor objects. Their Light&Scent and Memphis collections, among others, are amongst the most exclusive and creative products made in Spain and are praised by design lovers everywhere.
The Italian design brand, Meridiani is best-known for translating tradition with contemporary style. Simple, pure lines suggest a new luxury, sophisticated yet natural and relaxed. The Harold sofa, the Claud outdoor collection, and Norton Capitonne’ are some of the best-selling products that Meridiani has released in the last years!
Since 1948, Porada has always aimed to produce furnishings through the use of the best craftsmanship wood techniques. Every year, Porada launches a new exciting collection that takes wood designs to a whole new other level and that perfectly conforms with the legacy of the Made in Italy motto.
Cassina has been designing the future of interiors for 90 years. Founded by Cesare and Umberto Cassina in Meda, Italy, in 1927, the company launched industrial design in Italy during the ’50s by taking a completely new approach which saw a shift from handcraftsmanship to serial production. The company was pioneering in the way that it showed a striking inclination for research and innovation, combining technological skills with traditional craftsmanship. Cassina is particularly specialized in carpentry workmanship and the manufacturing of upholstered armchairs and sofas.