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The sense of calm and 𝗛𝘆𝗴𝗴𝗲 - Scandinavian design classics have been passed down with I. clean lines, II. minimalistic aesthetics and III. functionality deeply rooted in the design industry. Diabla & Gandia Blasco in Spain come with 𝗕𝗢𝗟𝗗 and vivid designs in Mediterranean style; (Far away from the Nordics, but with similar concepts and beliefs.) Let’s immerse your outdoor area into the world of functional art with highly saturated colours and surprising forms!
以洗鍊的線條、極簡的美學及功能主義著名的北歐設計處處延伸著一種溫暖的樸素沉靜，並將設計巨匠的作品世代傳承；西班牙Diabla, Gandia Blasco的設計則秉持著相似的理念，以地中海的風格為這世代帶來一點鮮豔的衝擊。不妨以飽和度高的色彩及獨特的造型劃分部分空間，將北歐及西班牙的繽紛活力注入家中，創造兼具舒適細膩及充滿歡愉寫意的戶外空間。
“𝗪𝗲 𝗹𝗼𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗳𝘂𝗻, 𝗶𝗻𝗻𝗼𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲, 𝗲𝘅𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗹 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗻 𝘀𝗵𝗼𝗰𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗴.” - 𝗗𝗶𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗮
Lipstick Club Armchair (Contact us for pre-order)
The spiritual shape in the world of cosmetics is now transferred to a 100% recyclable polyethylene made club armchair in a pop, cheerful and striking expression. To be a Diabla, just go ahead for your favourite colour in the 8 selected shades! No worries, it's always okay not to be too obvious for your own laid-back atmosphere!
Designed by/ 設計者 José A. Gandía-Blasco Canales
"𝗘𝗻𝗷𝗼𝘆 𝟯𝟲𝟱 𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀, 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗴𝗹𝗲 𝗱𝗮𝘆" - 𝗚𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗮 𝗕𝗹𝗮𝘀𝗰𝗼
Sail Outdoor Pouf (Contact us for pre-order)
Organic shaped Sail is sewn by 2 pieces of fabrics and together form a triangular supporting pouf which can be moulded to any position. Originally invented in the 1970s as one of the GAN classics for indoor use, is now redesigned for outdoor use from warm versions in Gandia Blasco to bright & sharp one in Diabla (even mini versions specially for kids). Sail is filled with lightweight polystyrene beads that can be easily moved around.
有機形態的Sail由2塊上乘的布料縫合而成，符合人體工學且輕身呈三角形的豆豆袋可隨意移動。70年代的原始設計為GAN室內用，現重新改寫為戶外用；由成熟簡單俐落的Gandia Blasco - 樸素大方的灰色、耐看的褐色至年輕豔麗觸目的Diabla - 朝氣的芥末橙、2020的經典寶藍色，更增添小朋友版本，讓你自行創造喜歡的風格。
Designed by/ 設計者 Héctor Serrano
©Gandia Blasco, Diabla, Gan
"𝗠𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝗿𝗼𝗼𝗺 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗽𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝗵𝗼𝗻𝗲𝘀𝘁 & 𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗽𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗳𝘂𝗹 𝗴𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗱𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻" - 𝗣𝗲𝘁𝗲𝗿 𝗝. 𝗟𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗲𝗻
Pantonova for Outdoor (Contact us for pre-order)
As a sculptural iconic chair, the sumptuous Pantonova has been making its own strong design statement with linear, concave and convex versions. Thanks to the stainless steel wire construction, it is highly versatile to all kinds of surroundings. Especially being used in the 10th movie of James Bond 007 series as the selected seat of evil shipping tycoon. Please refer to P.S. I About Montana & Verpan for the reason of Pantonova being manufactured by Montana but not Verpan.
不鏽鋼金屬製的Pantonova單獨使用所綻放的闊氣大方及結合其他凹凸版本組成的實驗性的外型，除了保持其強烈的設計型態，展現的魅力則然不同。曾於占士·邦1977年007電影系列中的第十部作為反派的專屬沙發。至於為什麼Verner Panton的作品會在Montana而非Verpan出售，請參見P.S. I About Montana & Verpan.
Designed by/ 設計者 Verner Panton
“𝗨𝘀𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗶𝗺𝗮𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗼 𝗺𝗮𝗸𝗲 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘀𝘂𝗿𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗲𝘅𝗰𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴” - 𝗩𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗲𝗿 𝗣𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗼𝗻
Cloverleaf Sofa (In and Outdoor)
Snake-like Cloverleaf Sofa is based with pentagular shape construction and narrow backrest. Inviting form and shape has been named as the perfect execution of combining forms and functions. In addition, outdoor versions are specially made with weather and stain resistant materials. Given infinite seating options in a build-up system, simply the Mr./Mrs Perfect for social gathering and space optimisation, desirable for reception areas, entrance and waiting rooms. Cloverleaf is now available at the most spectacular classic places in the Nordics, including Museum of National, Copenhagen and Aros Art museum, Aarhus (one of the largest art museums in the Nordics).
Designed by/ 設計者 Verner Panton
Panto Pop (In and Outdoor) (Contact us for pre-order)
Abstract sense of Pop Art has been vitalised in the Panto Pop chair. Inspired by retro designs in the 1950s, Panto Pop throughout époques keeps its perfect combination in artistic designs and functionality as the core of Verner Panton’s philosophy. With the robust and UV-resistant ASA plastic corpus, Panto Pop is durable in all kinds of outdoor space, at the same easily stacked to store without pain.
如其名將普普藝術的抽象主義注入Panto Pop椅子設計，光滑的坐位靈感來自於50年代復古的設計，俐落地揉合設計藝術及功能性，經歷時代變遷亦依然貫徹Verner Panton的精神。以防塵防UV的材料製造配合特別的排水系統，耐用於任何戶外環境，且可疊放易於收納適合家用及招待特別的客人。
Designed by/ 設計者 Verner Panton
Finally yet importantly, buying an original design classic authentically is always the key. Appreciating the soul of a functional art, please do take a thorough look at their carefully crafted details, overall sustainability in terms of their source of materials, and the quality of craftsmanship. Lastly, merging your daily life with design and immersing yourself into the world of functional art is all about mutual respect.
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P.S. I About Montana & Verpan
Without sharing design ideas with absolute mutual respect since the first meeting in 1956, Peter J. Lassen - the founder of Montana & the young Danish architect Verner Panton could never imagine their close friendship would become a life-long collaboration. Apart from Verpan, some of the masterpieces (including Pantonova Modular System) designed by Verner Panton are still being manufactured by Montana nowadays.
若然沒有在1956年初次見面，以互相尊重為基礎，分享各自的設計世界，Montana的始創人Peter J. Lassen跟年輕的丹麥建築師Verner Panton也不敢想像他們因此而親近的友誼會帶來一輩子的合作，至今芳留百世。因此Panton設計的某些大師作品（包括前文提到的Pantonova）現在依然在Montana生產出售。
P.S. II About Verner Panton
Verner Panton was invited to design the interior sections of a 70s vibe legendary Danish restaurant - Varna in Aarhus in 1971, by using his special shades and forms as the core. Apart from having Pantonova as the major dining seating, Panton Chair/ Panton One and extraordinary Fun lighting series were being used as well. Some of them like the Moon pendant lighting series are still keeping in good condition and still being widely loved by the Nordics these days.
Verner Panton曾在1971年為一間位於丹麥的奧胡斯的傳奇餐廳Varna以他獨特的色彩及形狀觀念型態作室內設計的主調，除了以Pantonova作為主要餐椅外，還有經典的Panton Chair/ Panton One及華麗的Fun燈飾系列，部分燈飾如Moon系列現依然在餐廳使用中，大受當地人熱愛。可見Verner Panton經典設計由中世紀至今仍有非同小可的影響力。
P.S. III About GAN, Gandia Blasco & Diabla
Story began in 1941, with José A. Gandía-Blasco’s (founder, in middle) need for furnishing his hillside home in Ibiza (Spain), inspired by the natural landscape and architecture of the Balearic Islands. The family-owned business has been 80 years from specially hand-made Gan Rugs to Mediterranean style outdoor furniture - Gandia Blasco & Diabla (relatively energetic & cosmopolitan). It’s value for money is undoubtable, with every single material comes with quality certifications and considerably listed out detailed maintenance & care.
由毛毯起家的西班牙家族企業，起初是為了裝置創始人José A. Gandía-Blasco伊比薩半島山上的家，靈感來自於當地巴利阿里群島的自然景觀及建築結構。80年來專注於手工製的特色毛毯(Gan Rugs)及地中海式的室外傢俬為主(Gandia Blasco, Diabla(較有活力、色彩豐富)。每一種布料、質地、生產步驟均受品質認證，細心列明定期清潔保養的方式，雖然價格稍偏中上，但物有所值。