The medusa as muse

Since Donatella Versace comes from Italian fashion royalty, perhaps it’s only fitting that the new Versace Home collaboration with the Haas Brothers features a “futuristic throne” that honors the queen of Versace style herself.

 

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The Donatella Chair | A “futuristic throne” inspired by Donatella Versace

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Part of the Haas Brothers x Versace Home collection

 

 

 

Designed by LA-based designers Simon and Nikolai Haas, the Donatella Chair combines honeycombed brass with luxurious black leather for a blend of Versace opulence and modern styling.  As the star of the 12-piece capsule collection, the Donatella Chair is the subject of a behind-the-scenes video by Alexa Karolinski that beautifully demonstrates the craftsmanship involved in making a bespoke design. It’s a making-of clip that’s worth watching even if you will get a chance to see the collection first-hand when it’s on display at the Salone del Mobile 2013.

 

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