Located in eastern South Africa, studio Ardmore produces beautiful ceramics that have been exhibited in galleries around the world, including at the Museum of Art & Design in New York. In 2010, the studio started a new collection with a focus on fabric goods. This gorgeous limited-edition Qalakabusha sofa is their new line’s first product and features colorful illustrations of plants and African animals, including a zebra, a monkey, and a cheetah. The legs are made from walnut-stained Meranti, and the sofa’s graphics are printed on a washable slipcover.
Seat height: 36".
Limited edition of 40. Fabric slipcover is made from 100% cotton with Imacoat to help preserve colors when washed. Custom designed in Ardmore and printed in Cape Town.
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