Eye on the Designer: Creazioni

One of my favorite furniture lines is Creazioni, a brand by Italian manufacturer Silik and a brainchild of Cristina Gattei, CEO of Silik. The name “Creazioni” means “creations” in English and captures the essence of the brand, which is to take classic styles and bring a modern, playful look to them. These re-imagined pieces take the glamour of traditional styles and brings a new level of character to them with a truly unique eye for design.

The result is a line of furniture that can capture your imagination. Vibrant colors, intriguing patterns, and even some whimsical illustrations transform these beloved styles from the past into something completely fresh. I have a few in my own home and they are always inspiring conversation. On a recent trip to Milan, I also had the opportunity to visit the Creazioni factory which was a very inspiring experience. Take a look at some of my favorite pieces from their current collections…

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comElegant curves create a beautiful silhouette for this sofa, making a classic yet visually intriguing statement.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comA few curves create an interesting juxtaposition with the straighter lines, striking a nice balance between the playful and the professional.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comWhimsical illustrations and polka dots create unexpected but wonderful character with the ornate detail.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comThis bold red mirror would be the perfect choice to dress up an entryway and make a fabulous first impression.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comThese charming chairs would delight in a nursery for a sophisticated, yet playful touch.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a music lover, this chair is a must in a dining room or a vanity, or perhaps as part of a vignette somewhere.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comComic book illustrations get a chic, sophisticated twist on these glamorous chairs.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comAgain, the wonderfully charming and intriguing creation of comic books meeting the Renaissance.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comColorful stripes in a pretty sheen play the casual with the sophisticated.

Eye on the Designer: Creazioni | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you want a conversation piece, look no further than this settee that looks like paint dripping down a canvas.

Any time a designer takes inspiration from the past and mixes it with a modern view, interesting things happen. In the case of Creazioni, it’s brilliance.

Warm regards,

Images { Siliki & Creazioni }

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