Schoolhouse Electric’s Spring ’14 Line: Highlights
September 15, 2014 - table lamp
Schoolhouse Electric’s new tumble line is a investigate in material. While staying loyal to a heading clean, selected desirous designs, a homewares mini-empire formed in Northwest Industrial gives a repertoire a base-up twist. Old favorites get new hues, Schoolhouse’s signature coronet shows adult in astonishing places, and initial materials join a mix. We chatted with Schoolhouse product engineer Jorie Garcia about some pivotal additions.
Woodland Meadow Bedding Inspired by selected tulle, these fragile bed sheets have neutral belligerent with large color-pop potential. Designed by Leah Duncan, they travel a feminine/masculine line perfectly.
Schoolhouse Clock Already an determined patron favorite, this classical time gets a make-over with a season’s uninformed hue, persimmon. “When we have clever feelings for a piece,” Garcia says, “it is unequivocally sparkling to see it in a new way.” This confidant tone injection provides a ideal face-lift to any room’s décor.
Brass Planter Bringing steel imagination from a normal lighting area into a domicile goods, this minimalist planter creates a ideal serve to any windowsill or finish table. “With a bureau in a building and knowledge with a material,” Garcia records of this cross-genre remix, :we can be concerned in each step of a pattern process.”
Leather and Felt Tablet Case Exploring a appendage universe further, Schoolhouse teams adult with Portland’s internal Tanner Goods to emanate this beautifully understated carrying case. “We wish to work with people who are unequivocally good during what they do, experts in their particular field, only as we are in ours,” Garcia explains. With an outward pocket, ideally sized for a inscription and done of Tanner’s decadent navy blue leather, it’s as organic as it is chic.
Poplight Perhaps a many sparkling serve to Schoolhouse’s new offerings, this retro desirous flare is a brood of a flea marketplace score. Bringing a new material, Lucite, to a repertoire, Schoolhouse fuses a selected conformation with an authentic mod twist. Garcia says: “When we have find a particular piece, a one-of-a-kind like this, and are means to make it mass-accessible by courteous pattern and peculiarity materials—that is what Schoolhouse is all about.”