In celebration of poetry, the third edition of the Bengaluru Poetry Festival was organised from August 4th to 5th, 2018 at the Leela Palace, Bangalore. Simply Sofas was the Gold Partner for the event. We were happy to have our Ketty sofa from the brand NicolettiHome and Becker chairs being featured on stage for the event. Celebrity guests -Shabana Azmi, Usha Uthup, Vishal Bhardwaj, Nirupama Menon Rao were a part of the event. The festival aimed to provide space for poetry across forms and languages, including performances, talks on poetry, workshops, and interactive sessions. Over 60 poets, lyricists, singers, and musicians performed during the two-day gala. The festival with its numerous forms refreshed the minds of those gathered and enriched their poetic deft.
Simply Sofas along with IIID BRC organised 'Voices in Design', an event to bring the most highly regarded architects and designers on one platform at the Simply Sofas Mission Road Showroom, Bangalore. An intense discussion between renowned architects Krishnarao Jaisim, Sandeep Khosla, Sanjay Mohe, and author Apurva Bose Dutta marked the evening. Featured in her book 'Architectural Voices of India', these icons spoke of their unique journeys in architecture, their deep passion for creating, and the challenges facing Indian architecture today. IIID award-winner Shruti Jaipuria of Maia Design presented her unique approach to interior design through a selection of acclaimed projects - Toast & Tonic, The Black Rabbit, Smoor and The Flying Squirrel.
The highlight was the introduction of cutting-edge Italian designer furniture brand, Molteni&C, with a special feature - 'Architects and Their Furniture', which presented the work of master architects Gio Ponti, Foster+Partners, Jean Nouvel, Vincent van Duysen, Patricia Urquoila and Michele de Lucchi - designers of furniture for Molteni&C. The collection of Molteni&C bedroom, living and dining furniture is now exclusively available at Simply Sofas in Bangalore and Chennai.
All in all, a memorable evening with wine, cheese, and voices in design.
Milan, Italy: Every year we visit the world's biggest international furniture and design fair - Milan Design Week also known as the Salone del Mobile and make an analysis of what will be trending for the current year and the year ahead. This year too, we are back with our LIVE reporting straight from Milan, starting April 17th - 22nd. We cover the biggest new trends in furniture and interiors, be it technology, new materials, trending colours, young design, patterns and motifs, smart homes, sustainability and more. We also showcase the latest collection from our brands like Leolux, Fama, Koinor, Natuzzi Italia, Nicoletti Home, Bonaldo, Calligaris, Alf Italia, Tonin Casa, which will be available in our stores later in the year. Visit http://www.simplysofas.in/MDW2018 and follow feeds as it happens and be the first to get the latest and hottest interior design trends. Follow #DesignSoGood
Everything's on sale except luxury. Simply Sofas, the leading retailer of fine European furniture in South India is having the So Fa, So Good Sale - up to 30% off on the entire collection of living, dining, recliners, bedrooms, and more. The range features 17 celebrated brands from across Europe, to name a few - Molteni&C, Leolux, Bonaldo, Fama, Natuzzi, NicolettiHome, Koinor, ALF Italia, Tonin Casa, Stressless, and Calligaris. The collection is available in a choice of material, colour, size, shape, and configuration making each product one-of-a-kind. The collection features designs by world-famous architects, award-winning models, trending and latest from the Salone del Mobile fair. The sale is only for a limited period. Showroom: www.simplysofas.in/stores Website: www.simplysofas.in
Straight from Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milan to Simply Sofas India. The latest and the largest collection of fine European furniture is here. The great big Milan Collection 2018. You will see the latest materials, the innovative features, the trending colours, the new patterns, and technology-based designs in the new collection. The collection comprises of sofas, recliners, sofa recliners, sofa beds, dining tables, dining chairs, beds, mattresses, wardrobes, home theatre seating, accessories and more. All from the world-renowned brands in furniture industry - Leolux, Koinor, Fama, Natuzzi, NicolettiHome, Bonaldo, Tonin Casa, Alf Italia, Calligaris, Stressless, and Becker. The latest designs are made in Italy, Spain, Germany, Norway, and The Netherlands. One can test-drive the new collection showcased across our 70,000 sq.ft showrooms in Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, and Kochi. Check out the latest here: http://www.simplysofas.in/mila
We know it is hard to keep a secret. But, shh...don't tell anyone. Simply Sofas, the leading retailer of designer furniture, is having a So Good Sale - up to 30% off on the entire fine European collection. The range features 17 celebrated brands from across Europe, to name a few - Leolux, Bonaldo, Natuzzi, NicolettiHome, Koinor, ALF Italia, Tonin Casa, Stressless, and Calligaris. The collection comprises of sofas, dining, recliners, home theatre seating, office chairs, coffee tables, book shelves, lamps, carpets, and accessories. The range presents 2,000 shades of leather, 400 colours of fabric, innovative designs, new materials, trending colours, finishes, iconic award-winning models, and the latest from the Milan 2017 collection. The sale is only for a limited period. Showroom: www.simplysofas.in/stores Website: www.simplysofas.in
Announcing for the very first time, the NicolettiHome sale. Up to 30% off on the finest Italian collection. The collection is available in an array of colours, sizes and materials. With over 40 years of design and craftsmanship, NicolettiHome brings you the top-notch upholstered furniture with a distinctive sign of the “Made in Italy” worldwide. Advanced industrial processes, a careful selection of raw materials, along with craftsmanship, precision and style, make NicolettiHome sofas unique. Those who choose NicolettiHome, choose the highest care for details along with contemporary designs and unfailing comfort. Take a gorgeous Italian home. Offer valid for a limited time only. Visit us:www.simplysofas.in/stores
The latest from Europe, the bold new 'Milan 2017 Collection' has been unveiled in the Indian market exclusively by Simply Sofas. Featuring the most sought-after models from Salone del Mobile, the world's biggest design event, the collection represents cutting-edge design and the latest in materials, trend colours and ergonomics. The Milan 2017 Collection includes - sofas, recliners, sectionals, dining tables, chairs and accessories, by iconic brands such as Leolux, NicolettiHome, Koinor, Fama, Natuzzi, Calligaris, ALF, Tonin Casa, and Bonaldo. These models are displayed across over 80,000 sq ft of curated and coordinated settings at Simply Sofas showrooms in Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Pune and Kochi. A small glimpse of the collection is presented on the Simply Sofas website at www.simplysofas.in/milan2017, while the complete range may be experienced at any of the showrooms.
The world's best sale with up to 30% off is soon coming to an end. Simply Sofas gives you the chance to buy the premium furniture from the leading and celebrated brands in Europe. The range comprises furniture for living, dining, office and accessories. You can choose from thousands of colours, innovative designs, new materials, new finishes and the latest from the Milan 2016 collection. This is your chance to own designer furniture from Germany, Italy, Norway and Spain. Showroom: www.simplysofas.in/stores Website: www.simplysofas.in
It isn’t very often that the world’s best comes easy. Simply Sofas, the leading retailer of designer furniture, is having an amazing sale - up to 30% off on the entire collection. The range comprises - sofas, dining, recliners, home theatre seating, office chairs, coffee tables, book shelves, lamps, outdoor chairs, mirrors, vases, crystal ware and carpets. The premium collection is imported from the celebrated brands in Europe. The range presents 2,000 shades of leather, 400 colours of fabric, innovative designs, new materials and finishes and the latest from the Milan 2016 collection. The sale is only for a limited period, it’s your only chance to own the best from the leading European furniture brands. Showroom: www.simplysofas.in/stores Website: www.simplysofas.in
Milan, Italy: The biggest week in the world's furniture and interiors calendar falls between 12th to 17th April, 2016 marking the start of Salone Internazionale del Mobile. This year with its 55th edition the fair will unveil the latest products, technology and solutions in the world of furniture that will become our tomorrow. Spread over 207,000 square metres, the fair will showcase never-before-seen innovations, new materials, colour trends, cutting-edge design thinking, breakthrough styles, novelty in engineering and manufacturing. It's the only meeting place where designers, architects, interior decor professionals, and renowned furniture brands come together. In addition to our brands like Koinor, Natuzzi Italia, Nicoletti Home, Calligaris, Alf Italia, Tonin Casa, and Mario Cioni, this year we have new brands- Fama, Leolux, and Bonaldo joining us in participating at the event alongside of 2,310 other brands. Simply Sofas will be covering the event and will give you all the latest news, updates and trends as and when they happen. Visit: www.simplysofas.in/MDW, Get the latest. Know the latest. Use the latest and stay ahead of the rest.
Simply Sofas brings the latest 2016 Milan Collection to India, from the Salone del Mobile in Italy - the benchmark design event for the furniture industry. The novel designs, new materials, trending colours, breakthrough styles, and innovation in engineering and manufacturing that were presented to millions of visitors at the fair have now made their debut at our showrooms. The Milan Collection includes sofas, recliners, sectionals, armchairs, dining tables and chairs, and accessories. Some of our brands - Leolux, NicolettiHome, Koinor, Fama, Calligaris, ALF, Tonin Casa, and Bonaldo, showcase their latest from the fair. Drop in to any of our stores to explore and experience our full range of trend setting furniture.
Simply Sofas added two European brands, Leolux and Bonaldo, to its line of 15 existing premium brands. This is a milestone in Simply Sofas' journey of garnering opulent European furniture and introducing them to India. Leolux from the Netherlands and Bonaldo from Italy both have a unique identity, and are among the most celebrated names in fine furniture.
With over 80 years of heritage in fine furniture, both brands are known for their iconic, award-winning designs - Leolux in sofas and armchairs, and Bonaldo in dining furniture. Leolux has a wide collection of designer sofas, corner sofas, armchairs, and footstools that are crafted with an amalgamation of art, design and craftsmanship. Their promise of making sitting a pleasure - this is the Leolux promise, which is fulfilled through their award-winning range that includes sofas, corner sofas, and armchairs. These thoughtful designs are made-to-order with innovative techniques, high-quality materials, and expert craftsmanship. Since 1934, Leolux furniture has been produced at their own production centers in Venlo, the Netherlands.
Bonaldo’s iconic dining furniture reflects Italian design and the flamboyance unique to Italy. Transforming ideas into designs that generate excitement and inspire love at first sight, Bonaldo's mission is all about emotion and soul. Each design expresses a different emotion, adding elegance and sophistication to any décor program. Both brands have their share of uniqueness and reflect craftsmanship, innovation and heritage that make them stand out among fine furniture marques.
Bangalore, 24 September, 2015. The country’s leading premium furniture retail chain, Simply Sofas, celebrated the India launch of two world-renowned brands. Leolux from the Netherlands, and Bonaldo from Italy, both recognised for a history of innovation and excellence in design, now form the latest additions to Simply Sofas’ collection of Europe’s leading makes.
Known respectively for their iconic sofas and dining furniture, Leolux and Bonaldo both have long traditions of craftsmanship dating back over 80 years. In India, the Leolux line-up includes a wide range of inimitable sofas and armchairs, while Bonaldo offers a unique array of dining tables, chairs, centre tables and lamps. Consisting of products that have consistently, for several years, won the highest accolades in the furniture design world, both collections are available exclusively at Simply Sofas showrooms.
Simply Sofas offers an exclusive range of living, dining, and home theatre furniture, from the world's finest furniture makers - all under one roof, and catering to customers of different segments. Speaking at the exclusive launch event, Mr. Maaruti Rao, Managing Director of Simply Sofas, said, “Leolux and Bonaldo are some of the most celebrated names in fine furniture today. We’re happy to bring these distinguished makes to India. Since our inception in 2001, the European brands at Simply Sofas have been carefully chosen not just for their badges, but also for their heritage of quality, craftsmanship, and innovation - year after year, decade after decade. This launch sets yet another benchmark in this direction. We are pleased with the great feedback from customers and architects alike.”
Mr. Sebastiaan Sanders, the global head of Leolux Living BV, said, “In over 35 countries across 6 continents, people admire Leolux for the trendsetting designs we create. Launching in India is an exciting milestone for us. To those looking for the very best in terms of quality, lifestyle, and design, we’re pleased to offer our range of award-winning furniture, through our exclusive partnership with Simply Sofas.”
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Alberto Bonaldo, Managing Director of Bonaldo SpA, said “We know that there is a strong appreciation for Italian craftsmanship and design in India. We are passionate and committed to design and quality, a legacy that has run through our family for generations. Innovation makes Bonaldo designs the most authentic and modern. Now Indian aficionados of original design and quality don’t need to go to Italy to get the finest Italian furniture anymore – we are here.”
A glimpse of featured models from the Leolux and Bonaldo collections is available on the Simply Sofas website at www.simplysofas.in
About Simply Sofas
With 6 showrooms across 5 cities and more than 80,000 square feet of retail space, Simply Sofas offers India the best in furniture and design, and the latest models, as soon as they are released in Europe. Well known for its "SO FA, SO GOOD" tagline, the chain showcases the world's most renowned furniture brands - NicolettiHome and Calligaris from Italy, Koinor from Germany, Stressless and Varier from Norway - to name but a few. The range on display spans everything from sofas, recliners and home theatre seating, to dining ensembles, accessories and carpets, all under a single roof. Simply Sofas currently has showrooms in Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Kochi, and Pune, with the 30,000 square foot flagship store in Mission Road in Bangalore.
Making sitting a pleasure - this is the Leolux promise, which is fulfilled through their award-winning range that includes sofas, corner sofas, and armchairs. These thoughtful designs are made-to-order with innovative techniques, high-quality materials, and expert craftsmanship. Leolux models such as the Arabella sofa and Pallone armchair are among the world’s most recognized and iconic furniture designs. Since 1934, all Leolux furniture has been produced at their own production centers in Venlo, the Netherlands. Leolux is known for winning the Red Dot Design Award and the Interior Innovation Award consistently.
Headquartered in Padua, Italy, Bonaldo is well known for transforming inspiration into authentic Italian design, and crafting furniture that captures excitement at first sight, and functionality. Collaborating with renowned international designers, Bonaldo furniture is produced in Italy by skilled artisans with generations of specialist know-how that stretches back eight decades to the brand’s origin. Especially famous for their dining collection, Bonaldo’s dining masterpieces have won several design awards, including the prestigious Red Dot Design Award, and the Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award.
Fama is the new entrant in Simply Sofas collection of exquisite furniture. Founded in 1970 in Spain, Fama combines craftsmanship, technology, colour and distinctive style to produce extraordinary furniture. The Spanish brand has an extensive collection of sofas, tables, chairs, recliners and outdoor seating. The collection of leather and fabric is vast, in an exclusive range of colours. The designs are innovative and modern. You can choose from a range of flexible features and sizes. What makes Fama most special is the option of having custom printed upholstery.
Norwegian furniture brand, Varier, is the exclusive new addition to the Simply Sofas collection. Crafted on the principle that movement is essential to wellbeing even when you're seated, Varier chairs are designed to move with your body. The chairs are natural, intuitive and great for maintaining healthy posture. Varier's range includes models such as the renowned Variable Balans by Peter Opsvik, the stylish Peel recliner, and the one-of-a-kind Gravity Balans, which offers a zero-gravity sitting experience. Visit Simply Sofas to discover the entire Varier range.
The recently unveiled Natuzzi Re-vive - the world's first performance recliner - has now been launched at Simply Sofas. Unlike traditional recliners that are operated with lever mechanisms, Natuzzi Re-vive features a design that intuitively responds to your body's movements. The result of a pioneering collaborative project between Natuzzi, Italy, and Formway Design Studio of New Zealand, Re-vive moves as you move, flexes as you adjust, and provides a seamless transition between body positions. The Re-vive recliner combines Italian heritage of quality craftsmanship with leading edge, ergonomic technology. Re-vive is put through over 200 individual component tests for quality and comes with a five year warranty.
As India's leading retail chain for premium furniture, Simply Sofas is connected with customers and furniture lovers on Facebook. With a large and growing fan following thanks to engaging, exciting content about design, craftsmanship, and the unique furniture at the stores, Simply Sofas has crossed 1,00,000 Likes. Simply Sofas coverage of Milan Design Week and Furniture Fair saw a stream of updates on the latest trends in colours, materials and decor, LIVE from Milan. For consumers and architects alike, this content offers a wealth of information on furniture and design. To stay tuned, just hit Like on the Simply Sofas Facebook page.