Craftsmanship pieces are unique by their design, but mostly by their techniques that definitely make the difference. Today’s Daily Design News article brings you a selection of luxury furniture, one-of-a-kind pieces, that carry the lengthy tradition of bespoke and exceptional Craftsmanship. Boca do Lobo is a luxury furniture brand that pays tribute to craftsmanship like no other! Talented artisans use their wisdom to merge traditional production techniques with the latest technological methods. Keep reading to discover everything about these luxurious pieces ad what it takes to produce them!
Eden Center Table
The mystic behind the name inspires Eden center table. Born from master artisans and the ancient technique of polished cast brass, this statement design piece incorporates nature-inspired design with industrious welding techniques!
The metalwork process can be truly artful to conceive a wide range of large-scale structures, parts, to the most unique designs. It requires discipline, vision, and strength. This technique gives to pieces rough yet powerful expression.
The Lapiaz cabinet draws inspiration from the patterns created on limestone or dolomite rock due to freezing temperatures. This cabinet is split in a unique shape, and it’s produced using the finest veneers, gold leaf, and hand-cut mirrors!
The process of metalworking starts by melting metal into a liquid, pouring it in a mold of the desired shape, and removing the material, or casting after the final work gets cool and then solidified. The solidified part can be ejected or even broken out of the mold!
Marie Thérése Mirror
Marie Thérèse mirror is represented through beautiful lines and special elements and embodies the quality and integrity of a true art piece. It incorporates hand-carved details on the mahogany mirror frame, with a high gloss electric finish.
Wood Carving is one of the most ancient arts in Human History, and it is considered a fundamental woodwork technique. Carved designs appear in Boca do Lobo’s collection, and this craftsmanship’s technique is always learned with the experienced master artisans that pass their precious know-how to the young generations.
Royal Dining Table
This extraordinary piece combines new design and architecture trends but never forgetting the rich tradition of the past. Its hand-carved details of the intricate marquetry design and finishes are executed with amazing precision by Boca do Lobo’s artisans. Made from wood, each of its details are executed with precision, from its frame in a baroque and minimalist faceted style, to its unique tabletop.
Ring Filigree Mirror
The Filigree Ring Mirror resorts to one of the oldest jewelry-making techniques known – FIligree. Completely handcrafted, with each brass cord fitted with precision, it is made of brass cords gilded in 18k gold, conceiving an exquisite gold round frame.
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Filigree is one of the most delicate types of jewelry metalwork, which generally uses precious metals, like gold and silver, in art pieces created with small and detailed beads and twisted threads fused together. This aged craftsmanship technique generates artworks with the finest beauty. In the past, it was common in Italy, France, and Portugal, from 1660 to the late 19th century, and now Boca do Lobo’s uses this method to create remarkable contemporary pieces!
Filigree Lucanos Wall Lamp
The Lucanus sconce brings a symbiosis between a rare insect figure and the pure beauty of the silver filigree. The plate is made of polished brass and gold plated and completes this masterpiece.
Iconic and unparalleled, the Pixel Cabinet presents a ground-breaking work of pioneering design. This piece carries the dedication and art of those who built it, a variety of traditional production techniques to craft an avant-garde furniture piece! Made out of 1088 triangles, this piece combines different craftsmanship techniques: handmade leaf gilding triangles, 10 different types of wood leaves from palisander to African walnut veneer, and lacquering.
Leaf Gilding is one of the most luxurious ancient crafting techniques. It is a decorative method in which artisans apply a very thin coating of metal, usually gold, to solid surfaces such as metal, wood, porcelain, or stone. Gold Leaves are created from gold that is hammered into thin sheets by gold beating, then they will be used for leaf gilding.
Diamond Esmeralda Sideboard
With the style of a precious jewel, the Diamond sideboard, colored in green emerald, features three highly sculptured doors leading to a gold leaf interior with a shelf and two drawers. A perfect example, where craftsmanship truly elevates a magnificent design.