Editorial

Editorial

The Economist   |    February / March, 2017

The light weight Vidor dining chair, designed by Mauro Lipparini, can be seen featured with a smoked oak frame and velvet upholstery in the ‘Objects of desire’ section of The Economist. This versatile dining chair is able to be upholstered in fabrics, leathers and eco-leathers, with its frame available in the 7 woods of the Casa International collection.

Interior Design Magazine   |    December, 2016

Awarded Best of Year in the ‘Furniture: Residential/Dining Tables’ category, Casa International’s new Barrafranca dining table can be seen featured in Interior Design Magazine’s Best Of Year 2016 edition.

Surface Magazine   |    December / January, 2016/17

Surface Magazine’s ‘The Art Issue’ features Casa International’s Cavone sideboard amongst a selection of casegoods in the ‘Survey’ section, noting the pieces “contemporary lines [which] dominate this piece as it subtly blends Mediterranean luxury with Italian sensibility.”

Interior Design Magazine   |    Fall, 2016

Casa International’s Belfiore armchair and Trevisina bookcase included in the 2016 ‘Fall Market Tabloid: eye-catching’ issue of Interior Design Magazine. “Sink into the embracing hug of the fiberglass shall, topped by non-deformable polyurethane and a quilted cotton cover filled with goose down” notes Interior Design Magazine in the ‘Seating’ section; highlighting the unique union of contemporary design and ultra comfort found in the Belfiore chair. Seen in the ‘Furniture’ section, the Trevisina bookshelf is featured noting how designer Mauro Lipparini “toys with light, shadow, and tone” in the design of this customizable unit.

New York Spaces Magazine   |    Fall, 2016

Nicole Haddad of New York Spaces includes Casa International’s multi-functional Linosa table in the ‘Focus’ section of ‘The Goods Issue’ explaining that the “low-to-the-ground table is perfect for entertaining or to display accessories.”

Hospitality Design Magazine   |    October, 2016

“Combining a minimalist aesthetic with multiple compositional alternatives, the Liro sideboard from Casa International comes in a variety of woods and hardware options” describes Hospitality and Design Magazine’s Alissa Ponchione of the customizable piece in the ‘Products: Casegoods’ section of ‘The Restaurant Issue’.

Surface Magazine   |    September, 2016

In the 2016 ‘Survey’ section, Lily Wan includes “the top-heavy Belfiore armchair by Mauro Lipparini for Casa International’s Italia Collection” in her collection of ‘Perch Perfect: versatile seating with contrasting elements surprises and delights’.

Watch Journal   |    September, 2016

“The Mediterranean-inspired Belfiore Armchair proves that fine craftsmanship and unparalleled comfort go best hand-in-hand,“ Watch Journal describes of the new piece. The ‘Necessities: Home’ section of ‘The Fashion Issue’ highlights Casa Intl. explaining that Casa’s “contemporary furnishings exude an ease that is born out of Italian creative director Mauro Lipparini’s vision for a clean, warm aesthetic paired with the finest materials… for over half a century, the design brand with Turkish roots has been a leader in exquisite hand-crafted furniture.”

Interiors + Sources   |    September, 2016

The Belfiore armchair featured in the ‘Sources: New Releases’ section of Interiors + Sources September 2016 Issue; “[Belfiore] communicates a deep and welcoming sense of comfort – the sturdy fiberglass shell is supported by a set of fine-tooled metal legs with contrasting brass tips to create a visual effect.”

Wallpaper* Magazine   |    July, 2016

A “Black Magic” inspired Rosolina dining table by Mauro Lipparini serves as the centerpiece on the first page of the “Space” section for Wallpaper* Magazine’s ‘Design Directory Issue’.

Interiors Magazine   |    June / July, 2016

The ‘Design File’ section recaps Milan’s annual Salone del Mobile; “a living laboratory in which innovators bring the design public their most daring new releases,” notes Interiors Magazine, “a place where trends are created, spotted and bucked.” Interiors Magazine features a few highlights from the fair, including the Fonte pouf by Mauro Lipparini.

Pin-Up Magazine   |    Spring / Summer, 2016

The Spring/Summer 2016 edition of Pin-Up Magazine features Casa International’s hairline-brushed brass Vulcano side table, photographed by Vincent Dilio for the ‘Textile Takeover’ section, and the Positano sofa as a part of the ‘Living Landscapes’ collage in the ‘Portfolio’ section.

Boutique Design Magazine   |    May, 2016

Seen in the ‘Product Showroom: Casegoods’ section, Boutique Design Magazine includes Casa International’s Pilone bookcase in their collection of “storage solutions [that] have evolved from single purpose catch-alls to multifunctional style musts” by Christina Green.

Sotheby’s International Realty RESIDE Magazine   |    Spring, 2016

‘The Exchange: What’s New in the World of Travel, Style, Art & Design, Wine and Leisure’ editorial section by Iyna Bort Caruso of Sotheby’s International Realty RESIDE Magazine, features Casa International’s award winning sofa Positano sofa. “Positano is more than a sofa. It’s a modular system built around a platform that offers countless design options. It’s marble tray, seat cushions and backrests can all be rearranged to create seating options that are personalized for the way you live, relax and entertain,” notes Caruso.

Architizer   |    May, 2016

”Filicudi is a family of round side and coffee tables with metal, mirror, back-lacquered glass or marble tops and striking base offered in four spun-metal finishes” notes Architizer’s Sheila Kim, incorporating the customizable occasional tables as part of the ‘Mood board: Polished Industrial Styling for the Home or Workplace’ in the ‘Products’ section online at www.architizer.com

Interior Design Magazine   |    Spring, 2016

Casa International’s Tufan Eratici featured in Interior Design Magazine’s ‘Wanted Minute: Highlights From Design Week’ video, debuting the new 2016 line of pieces, which can be seen on Wanted Design video.

Pin-Up Magazine   |    Spring / Summer, 2016

Bernard Dubois’ quartet of geometric vases, inspired by the four seasons and “handmade with palisander wood, were produced in collaboration with Casa International” for Pin-Up Magazine’s instillation at ‘Sight Unseen Offsite.’ The architectural vases and exclusive interview with Dobois, can be found featured in Pin-Up Magazine’s ‘Interview with Bernard Dubois’ by Natalie Torija online at www.pinupmagazine.org

New York Spaces Magazine   |    Spring, 2016

“Fonte, by Mauro Lipparini for Casa International, can serve as an ottoman or seat,” notes New York Spaces Magazine; featuring the unique and multifunctional Fonte Pouf in the ‘Focus’ section of ‘The Goods Edition’.

The New York Times   |    May, 2016

Lasky of The New York Times features the lighting collection of steel lamps with ”lustrous cutaways” and “sinuous curves” produced by Casa International and designed by David Rockwell for Gaia & Gino. ‘David Rockwell: Light Snacks in a Busy Season’ can be found on The New York Times Magazine website.

Interiors + Sources   |    April, 2016

“Lipparini managed to embody three different moods in his Italia collection for the new Casa International brand: contemporary, timeless, and luxury chic” notes AnnMarie Martin of Interiors + Sources Magazine in the ‘Product + Evolution’ section; highlighting the Conception, Production and Application by Creative Director Mauro Lipparini.

Watch Journal   |    April, 2016

“A wiry metallic base paired with a sleek top, Casa International’s Rosolina table radiates the incongruence of a humorous Picasso sculpture: It’s almost as if a tool used to prepare a gourmet dish has been accidentally mixed with the swank surface it might be served upon,” notes Watch Journal in the ‘Necessities: Home’ section of ‘The Design Issue.’

Surface Magazine   |    April, 2016

The ‘Expand And Recline’ article in ‘The Business Issue’ of Surface Magazine and on www.surfacemag.com features Casa Mobilya, founder and president Hasan Kasan and the development of “its new daughter label,” Casa International. “Like the Italian industry, the heart of Casa consists in its manufacturing strengths and traditions– from engineering, prototyping and industrializing an idea to hand-making a detail– coupled with its commitment to the company’s family history,” notes Casa International’s Creative Director, Mauro Lipparini.

Interior Design Magazine   |    March, 2016

Mauro Lipparini’s unique sketches for Casa International discussed in the News section of Interior Design Magazine’s www.interiordesign.net.
“Characterized by bold, punchy colors and decisive, striking lines, designer Mauro Lipparini’s sketches in chalk, charcoal, and wax crayon speak volumes about the final products they represent” notes Interior Design Magazine’s Olha Romanuik, “Inspired by the essence of Mediterranean living, Lipparini uses a natural, sophisticated palette, elegant comfort and beautiful, natural materials, employing the level of craftsmanship endemic to both Turkey and Italy.”

Luxe Magazine   |    March / April, 2016

The ‘Market – Trend’ section of Luxe Magazine’s March/April 2016 issue, invites us to “Explore a day in the life of leading interior designers who’s distinct styles provided the catalyst for an engaging array of home accents.” The Rosolina dining table, shown in a white gloss lacquered top, hairline-brushed copper base, and a hairline-brushed copper lazy-susan, can be found in the ‘Wild Card’ feature by Ashley Darryl.

Hospitality Design   |    March / April, 2016

The metal structured Vulcano occasional tables highlighted in the ‘Products – Trends’ section of Hospitality Design Magazine’s Luxury issue.

Identity Magazine   |    March, 2016

With anticipation of the second collection’s debut, Identity Magazine speaks exclusively with Casa International’s creative director Mauro Lipparini in the ‘Design Formula: Bedrooms – Soft Touch’ section; featuring the new Brenta sideboard.

Boutique Design Magazine   |    January / February, 2016

Christina Green includes the customizable Positano sofa in her collection of “pieces [that] will have guests sitting pretty—and pretty comfortably” in the ‘Product Showroom – Seating’ section of Boutique Design Magazine’s ‘Hospitality Reinvented’ Issue.

Pin-Up Magazine   |    Fall / Winter, 2015/16

‘The Great Indoors’ issue of Pin-Up Magazine includes the Arcole dining chair in the unique and elaborate ‘Rhythm Nation Collage’ by Prashast Thapan, which challenges and contemplates the meaning of “The Chair” as an icon.

Colorado Homes & Lifestyles   |    January / February, 2016

Colorado Homes & Lifestyles features Casa Internationals Positano sofa in ‘The Big Redesign’ issue. Positano is shown in the “Trending Right Now: Scandinavian Inspired” section, dedicated to unique pieces “for creating a bright, calming environment [which is] paramount.”

New York Magazine    |    Winter, 2016

In New York Magazine’s special ‘Design Hunting’ issue, Trupti Rami includes the Rosolina Dining table in ‘The Hunt’ section declaring the collection of products to be “all things new and downright gorgeous for your home.”

vmsd Magazine   |    January, 2016

Carmen Sechrist includes the Pilone Bookcase explaining the importance of functionality, comfort, durability, and design in her collection of products for the ‘Beyond Sitting Pretty’ segment of VMSD’s Look Book edition.

Interior Design Magazine   |    December, 2015

Awarded best in the ‘Seating: Residential/Sofa’ category for Interior Design Magazine’s 10th annual Best of Year Awards, the modular Positano sofa can be seen finished with a walnut base and white upholstery in the ‘Best of Year – Products’ section of the December 2015 edition.

Surface Magazine   |    December, 2015

Casa International’s Ravello dining table featured in ‘The Art Issue’ of Surface Magazine. In the ‘Survey’ section Haley Wolhandler headlines her collection of products noting that “These shelving, storage, consoles, and tables grab attention with cubic and sculptural forms” including Ravello; “An elaborately paneled underside makes it architecturally compelling.”

Architectural Record   |    December, 2015

The Agordo dining chair makes a statement in the ‘Record Products — Furnishings’ section of Architectural Record’s December 2015 issue. “Filling the hole in the market for eclectic, contract-grade furniture, Agordo offers a curvaceous form, rounded legs, and a seat upholstered in fabric or butter-soft leather,” writes Architectural record, highlighting this staple piece in Casa International’s first collection.

Interior Design Magazine   |    Fall, 2015

The Positano sofa as seen in the ‘Urban Sprawl: Long, lean sofas for stretching out on’ section of Interior Design Magazine’s Fall Market Tabloid Issue. In this feature Positano is finished with a walnut base and anthracite bronzed steel legs.

New York Spaces Magazine   |    Fall, 2015

Several Casa International pieces featured in New York Spaces Magazine’s 2015 ‘The Goods’ issue. The “striking Vulcano side table” is highlighted in the ’Statements’ section as well as the Asolo armchair for its beautifully quilted back. The Rosolina dining table is noted referencing its optional lazy susan and unique cage-like base in the “Focus” section while the ‘Materials’ section features the Pilone bookcase and its optional sliding door.

Hospitality Design Magazine   |    November, 2015

Hospitality Design Magazine’s ‘New Product Alert’ section at www.hospitalitydesign.com presents the Latisana sofa highlighting its “midcentury-style silhouette that features plush padding and delicate metal legs, available in brushed copper, brushed brass, titanium, and anthracite bronzed steal.”

New York Spaces Magazine    |    October – December, 2015

The modular Positano sofa featured as a focal point in New York Spaces Magazine’s ‘Statements’ section. With the headline “Rich, Singular Designs To Add Interest To Your Space” there is no sofa more fitting to present than the customizable Positano which has been uniquely designed “to offer countless seating configurations for flexibility and comfort.”

Interiors Magazine    |    October / November, 2015

Casa International and the Cosia sideboard featured in Interiors Magazine’s ‘Covet’ section; “Aptly named Italia, the collection highlights Lipparini’s minimalist style, and his beliefs that luxury stems from balance, chiaroscuro and the textural treatment of surfaces.”

Surface Magazine    |    September, 2015

The award winning Positano modular sofa highlighted in Surface Magazine’s Fall Fashion Issue. “Move the cushions, backrest, and marble of Casa International’s Mauro Lipparini-designed Positano sofa anywhere along its walnut base to create customized seating, available in 7 wood finishes” notes Surface Magazine.

Interiors + Sources Magazine    |    September, 2015

Casa International’s Global Launch captured on the Instagram page of Interiors + Sources Magazine.

The Editor At Large    |    September, 2015

Editor at Large covering Casa International’s Global Launch during the NYDC ‘What’s New, What’s Next’ 2015 event. US editor of Wallpaper* Magazine Pei Ru Keh joins Casa International’s creative director Mauro Lipparini in discussion on The Editor at Large’s EditorTV