Aluminum: The Trendsetting influence in furniture design

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TheGlitz has heard a lot about how aluminum is trendsetting in furniture design. So we called Mangala Patil and Varsha Yashvant, Co-founders of VAASA, to tell us more about this magical element in furniture design. Read on as Mangala and Varsha, Co-founders of VAASA tell us what makes aluminum the hero in furniture design these days.

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Aluminum’s transformative influence in furniture design has revolutionized the way we perceive and interact with our living spaces. From its humble beginnings as a material primarily used in industries like aerospace and construction, aluminum has emerged as a driving force behind the evolution of furniture aesthetics. The transition from traditional to trendsetting styles is exemplified through a diverse array of pieces, each showcasing aluminum’s unique properties and versatility. From ornate armchairs inspired by ancient forts to sleek dining chairs blending regality with modernity, aluminum has spurred creativity and innovation in furniture design, setting new standards for functionality, durability, and aesthetic appeal.

Aluminum Influence

GYAAMITI Chair


The GYAAMITI chair exemplifies how aluminum’s influence has transitioned furniture design from traditional to trendsetting. Its use of cast aluminum and geometric patterns inspired by ancient forts showcases how aluminum can be molded into intricate designs, pushing the boundaries of traditional furniture aesthetics.

MEADO


This cast iron planter demonstrates aluminum’s influence on furniture design by showcasing the material’s durability and versatility. While not directly made of aluminum, its elegant design and incorporation of floral patterns highlight how materials like aluminum have inspired creativity in furniture design, even in non-metallic elements.


The DHAATU

The DHAATU

The DHAATU

The DHAATU dining chair embodies the fusion of traditional and modern design elements influenced by aluminum. Its high-quality cast aluminum construction and cut-out back design blend modern materials with timeless curves, creating a balance between regality and contemporary aesthetics.

The DISC
The DISC

The DISC side table illustrates aluminum’s impact on furniture design by combining solid mango wood with a sleek aluminum top. The use of high-grade aluminum in a light gunmetal hue adds a modern twist to the rustic base, showcasing how aluminum can elevate traditional materials and bring about an industrial minimalistic vibe

The VARTULAH
The VARTULAH

The VARTULAH table showcases aluminum’s ability to withstand outdoor use while incorporating intricate traditional designs. Its circular cast aluminum construction with an ivory matte finish, inspired by traditional lace, exemplifies how aluminum has influenced furniture design to not only be aesthetically pleasing but also durable and functional in various environments.

The Gyaamiti chair stands as a trendsetting marvel, defying traditional norms with its innovative design and use of materials. Crafted from casted aluminum, a departure from the conventional wood or metal, it embodies modernity while paying homage to ancient architectural motifs. The black matte finish exudes sophistication, challenging the notion of traditional furniture aesthetics. Inspired by jaalis found in ancient forts, its ornate backrest and fluid geometric patterns not only evoke a sense of history but also create a mesmerizing interplay of lights and shadows, transcending the boundaries of traditional furniture design into a realm of contemporary elegance.

These furniture pieces showcase how aluminum has evolved from traditional to trendsetting in furniture design. From intricate patterns inspired by ancient architecture to modern, minimalist constructions, aluminum’s versatility and durability have paved the way for innovative designs that push the boundaries of traditional furniture norms.

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