From a breathtaking floating pier in Italy and the new design for the iconic Paris Metro map to a Scandi chair and an industrial Weylandts dresser, these are the VISI team’s top picks of the week.
1. Floating Piers By Christo and Jeanne-Claude
“This amazing installation by environmental artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude allows people to walk across water from Sulzano to Monte Isola in Italy,” explains content producer Michaela Stehr. “Just incredible!”
Image credit: thefloatingpiers.com
2. New Paris Metro Map
“It has taken graphic designer Constantine Konovalov and his team two and a half years to come up with the perfect new design for the iconic Paris Metro map,” says online editor Lindi Brownell Meiring. “After creating over 800 different maps, I just love the final result!”
Image credit: metromap.fr/en
3. Weylandts Pure Dresser
“I love the industrial look of this Weylandts Pure dresser,” says features editor Tracy Greenwood. “Its made from reclaimed teak and iron pipes and the castors are such a practical touch.”
Image credit: weylandts.co.za
4. Anne Chair By The Sofa Company
“With all this cold weather about, I really want one of these in front of my fireplace!” says managing editor Lise Avis.
Image credit: za.sofacompany.com
5. Mobelli Falo Evo Heater
These heaters are the perfect solution to warming up this winter,” says editor-at-large Malibongwe Tyilo. “Don’t invite me out in July without one of these nearby!”
Image credit: mobelli.co.za