WHEN YOU WANT TO REALLY RELAX, TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF BEING AT HOME, ENJOY THE PASSAGE OF TIME, MAKE THE GOOD TIMES LAST, THOROUGHLY ENJOY LAZING AROUND, ENJOY LIFE OR SHARE PRECIOUS MOMENTS WITH OTHERS, YOU NEED TO BE WELL EQUIPPED. THE MOST IMPORTANT ELEMENT: A GOOD PLACE TO SIT. IT DOESN’T REALLY MATTER IF IT’S A CHAIR, LOVESEAT, OR MODULAR SOFA, AS LONG AS IT’S COMFORTABLE.
Comfortable Peanut B. by Mauro Lipparini for Bonaldo is a collection of modular units that can be combined, as required, with three types of poufs. The feather filling makes it very soft and there’s a wide choice of removable covers. In some cases the seat depth can be extended with a sliding mechanism for even greater comfort. Available at Bonaldo. 514.287.9222
Graceful We have to thank Danny Chartier, in-house designer at Montauk, for the Grace sofa and its distinctive curves. Like this company’s entire collection, the Grace can be upholstered in a vast choice of fabrics, or the client can provide their own. Available at Montauk. 514.845.8285.
Elegant The Hampton is not just a modern take on a classic sofa because, with its many lounge pieces, it allows for various combinations. This brand new model was developed by the Verzelloni Research and Development Centre. Exclusively available at Gibeault Design Inc., 514.341.3636
Inviting The pieces of this modular sofa are upholstered in calf leather corrected grain cowhide, and the fabric version has completely removable upholstery. For great comfort, there are adjustable two-position foam seat backs with an integrated mechanical balancing system. Transition by Sacha Lakic for Roche Bobois: armless chairs, corner units, chaise longues, and ottomans. Available at Roche Bobois, 514.350.9070.
Simple The Melt collection by Mauro Lipparini for Bonaldo is available in leather or fabric in dozens of different configurations. Its simple lines make it a perfect fit in any space: it truly melts into the décor – all the more so because it is grounded on the floor. Choice of colours. Available at Bonaldo. 514.287.9222.
Refined This sectional sofa designed by Philippe Bouix for Roche Bobois is called In Love and you will fall in love with its set of back cushions by Sonia Rykiel Maison, its foam, fibre, and goose feather seat cushions, its wooden frame, and elastic strap suspension, not to mention the padded armrests and meridienne back. Available at Roche Bobois, 514.350.9070.
Classic The Mah Jong by Hans Hopfer for Roche Bobois is 40 years old! The good news: no wrinkles. Three basic pieces can be stacked, lined up, or grouped together, depending on your mood, and they’re upholstered in fabrics designed by Kenzo Maison, Missoni Home, or Jean Paul Gaultier. Available at Roche Bobois, 514.350.9070.
Casual From the Lievore Altherr Molina studio in Barcelona, the Zoe chaise longue is part of a casual collection of chairs and poufs made by Italian company Verzelloni. The cover is removable, and its structure, made of expanded polystyrene beads, gives the Zoe its characteristic look and guarantees comfort. Exclusively available at Gibeault Design Inc., 514.341.3636.