In 1987 Lamborghini was bought by the Chrysler Corporation & their then President Lee Iacocca decided that the Italian firm should enter Formula 1. Former Ferrari team manager Daniele Audetto was hired to run the company now called Lamborghini Engineering in Bologna & Mauro, Forghieri was appointed technical director to oversee the design & construction of a V12 Formula 1 engine for the new 3.5 litre regulations for 1989.
The If Design Awards ceremony 2017 has been finished for a while now however if you didn’t make it to the awards ceremony the winners have only just been announced. We are happy to say that the stunning ‘Riverside Chair’ designed by Mac Stopa for Tonon has just won! The If design awards are world renowned as one the highlights of the design calendar. Showcasing young and emerging talent and pushing them into the much deserved spotlight. We are please to offer praise to both Tonon and Mac for a fantastic product and hope... Read More
Which type of glass should be used for office furniture? Glass office furniture has become increasingly more popular in 2016 from the corporate boardroom through to the home office.
Glass has been manufactured in one way or another since 3500 BC! The Romans were the first to realise the benefits of glass in windows , allowing natural light to penetrate dark rooms whilst keeping the weather at bay. In more recent times, this amazing material has evolved and is now used in a whole variety of functional and decorative situations.
What glass should be used in a glass coffee table? The answer to this question really depends on the structure of the table – if you already have a table base and you simply want to replace the top then there is one simple rule – always ensure the replacement glass is support.
How do you childproof a glass coffee table? This is a question that concerns most anxious parents and deserves serious consideration. If you are thinking about buying a new glass coffee table then it can be reasonably easy. simply follow our babyproofing tips below and all should be well.
As we all know a lot of time spent relaxing, watching films, listening to music and talking to friends happens in the living room. This room is an integral part of everyday life and it's furnishings should reflect that. A high-quality glass top on your coffee table or side table is the perfect way to protect the table top without losing any of the pieces beauty. Below we have put together a handy list to ensure you find the perfect glass table top for your furniture.
Here at Glassdomain we take into consideration the weight of glass with all of our standard and bespoke designs. Glass can be a surprisingly heavy material when used in large quantities so it is important to work out just how heavy your idea will be when fabricated in real life.
Exciting times here at glassdomain, we are now adding the beautiful Tonon Tables to our website. The first table of note from Tonon is ‘213 Mac’s Table’, designed by Mac Stopa, founder of award winning firm ‘Massive Design’. This tables charm comes from something repeated in much of Mac’s work, Tessellation of modular sections. The beauty of this method of modulation is that it results in a system with the ability to form objects of unlimited complexity, size and shape. This intriguing trait is show cased on Mac’s pedestal table,... Read More