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Wisteria’s Best of 2016

Before we go into the new year, we’re showing off our 2016 most-loved new arrivals. Take a look back with us and fall in love all over again.

 

Top 10 New Arrivals for 2016

1. EMERSON COUNTER STOOL – BRASS

t14485_01Inspired by this evolutionary time in American design, we designed our Emerson Counter Stool in-house, a modern interpretation of this evocative period. High seating is framed in brushed stainless steel with a white linen cushion, lending a stylish, updated retro complement to any counter or bar.

 

 

2. DISAPPEARING COFFEE TABLE – RECTANGLE

t11914_01-3Our Disappearing Coffee Table is an example of an antique made modern. It was designed after an early 20th-century coffee table. We’ve taken that and turned it into a modern treasure as a sophisticated and useful acrylic table with a glass top. A functional design that will look great in any room.

 

 

3. PIER MEDIA CONSOLE

t14383_01This simple, rustic Pier Media Console adds function without forfeiting style to your living space. With two shelves behind sliding doors, this piece features an all wood construction complemented by a lime wash finish. It reminds us of walking along the pier, bringing the essence of the shore to you (minus the sand!). Its slatted profile allows circulation, so we’ve fitted this console with cutouts for cables—making it a perfect platform for media components. This versatile piece also functions as a curio cabinet or an entertaining buffet.

 

4. EMERSON BAR STOOL BRASS

t14484_01Inspired by this evolutionary time in American design, we designed our Emerson Bar Stool in-house, a modern interpretation of this evocative period. High seating is framed in brushed stainless steel with a white linen cushion, lending a stylish, updated retro complement to any bar-height station.

 

 

5. HAIR-ON-HIDE COUNTER STOOL

t14388_01Inspired by mid-century-modern design, our Hair-On-Hide Counter Stool delivers a sleek yet textural element to a space. A lovely showcase of materials, this stool features a real, hand-stitched cowhide cushion fashioned to a slender stainless steel frame, offering a modern yet rustic appeal. Designed in-house, this piece offers stylish seating alongside your kitchen counter and makes a sophisticated statement in any setting. Due to the nature of the materials, variances in color and design can occur.

6. EMERSON COUNTER STOOL – SILVER

t14486_01-1Inspired by this evolutionary time in American design, we designed our Emerson Counter Stool in-house, a modern interpretation of this evocative period. High seating is framed in brushed stainless steel with a white linen cushion, lending a stylish, updated retro complement to any counter or bar.

 

 

7. ACRYLIC COUNTER STOOL

t14488_01Combining form and function, our Acrylic Counter Stool clearly suits any style in any setting. Thick acrylic is molded to create this minimalist design, delivering an airy aesthetic that reduces visual weight in a space. This smooth stool is fitted with two footrests on either side, so you can easily rest your feet while you’re seated. Versatile, this transparent piece will deliver a sleek, very modern look to a counter or bar station.

 

8. SMALL LACQUER CHEST

t14741_01Update your space with the clean, minimal lines of our Small Lacquer Chest. This sturdy and stylish storage solution features two deep bottom drawers that will fit just about anything and a slim top drawer for loose jewelry or smaller miscellaneous items.

 

 

9. MARBLE COFFEE TABLE

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Deliver a luxurious element to your living space with our Marble Coffee Table. Designed in-house, this sculptural table features a sleek marble top and an architectural metal base. Its construction creates the illusion the marble is floating, delivering an airy aesthetic, and the striated details delicately dance on the tabletop, creating visual texture. It’s sleek enough to fit into a strictly modern home or among traditional decor. This visually pleasing piece establishes modern luxe when showcased in any setting.

 

10. MODERN FRETWORK CHEST

t14225_01Though little is known of him, Luke Lightfoot is associated with the extraordinary carvings at Claydon House, Buckinghamshire, built by Lord Verney in the 18th century. A skilled artisan in carving wood and stone, Lightfoot’s fretwork—an ancient carving technique that began over 3,000 years ago—inspired our Modern Fretwork Chest. This hand-finished and -carved chest features a two drawer façade with mirrors and intricate fretwork detailing. With carved grooves on either side of the drawers, this piece caters to easy opening and a very contemporary aesthetic. Due to the handmade nature, slight variances in color and design can occur.

 

  
  

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The Bone Inlay Process

The Roman Empire made several contributions to past and present society, one being chair design. As the Empire expanded across Europe, so did its methods of craftsmanship. It was during this reign that curule chairs were first introduced, said to have originated in Etruria. These chairs, or stools, were reserved for magistrates holding imperium to sit on during court or royal gatherings. One of the earliest recorded examples of the curule chair dates back to 494 BC when Roman dictator Manius Valerius Maximus was awarded one as a result of his victory over the Sabines.

Majestic and Moorish: Our Bone Curule Stool | Wisteria

In Rome, the curule chair was traditionally made of ivory and had a wide x-base, no arms, and no back. Keeping up with this regal tradition, we’ve created our Bone Curule Stool in the same fashion but updated it for a more modern appeal. Combining 18th-century Empire Style with 16th-century Moorish design, this exquisite stool has the best of both worlds. Each stool is embellished with hundreds of pieces of camel bone that are carved and inlaid into a wood frame by hand—a meticulous and time-consuming process skilled artisans endure to create these imperial pieces. Fit for a king or a queen, this stool is complete with a durable white linen cushion, and is an ideal seat for a vanity or desk. Hint: Pair two at the end of the bed for even more regal ambiance.

Majestic and Moorish: Our Bone Curule Stool | Wisteria

  
  

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  • virginia adams

    Your “Small Good Morning Tray” #T10875 in the paper catalog is described as having a 20″ length; but on the web site it says it is 27″ length. Which is correct? You will also note that the dimensions for both sized trays are the SAME. Please advis. Thanks!

  • kayla

    Thank you for your inquiry about the Good Morning Tray dimensions. The Small Good Morning Tray is 20”w x 14.75”d x 2.5”h. Our Large Good Morning Tray is 27.75″w x 20″d x 2.75”h.

    We apologize for any inconvenience and very much appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We have updated the website with the correct dimensions by size.

  • JSchu

    great friendly service!

  • virginia adams

    Your “Small Good Morning Tray” #T10875 in the paper catalog is described as having a 20″ length; but on the web site it says it is 27″ length. Which is correct? You will also note that the dimensions for both sized trays are the SAME. Please advis. Thanks!

  • kayla

    Thank you for your inquiry about the Good Morning Tray dimensions. The Small Good Morning Tray is 20”w x 14.75”d x 2.5”h. Our Large Good Morning Tray is 27.75″w x 20″d x 2.75”h.

    We apologize for any inconvenience and very much appreciate you bringing this to our attention. We have updated the website with the correct dimensions by size.