Manuela Busetti, Andrea Garuti and Matteo Redaelli studied at the European Design Institute in Milan. In 2008, they began their professional collaboration, working for numerous companies in the fields of kitchens, bathrooms, tableware, indoor and outdoor furniture... Their projects for Zannota, Poliform and Pedrali have won them various design awards.
“Being eclectic, being pragmatic. From industrial products to limited editions, research and sensitivity to define new interpretations.”
Bumper, their wall-mounted coat rack in lacquered metal, which also does duty as a shelf and trinket holder, conceals the hooks themselves from view with a cleverly-positioned band.
The Estenda coat rack adopts a radically opposite approach: the stems/ hooks and linking-bars remain visible and are there for hanging clothing, trousers and even resting objects on its round trinket-holder surface. It must be said that the nobility of the materials used, solid walnut and brass-plated or nickel-plated steel, does not incline one to conceal them! A very new approach which breaks with the conventions of the night stand, the traditional shape of which has not changed for decades. And yet, Estenda preserves every last bit of its functionality.