Fatra Re-Edition Inflatable Toys

Contemporary Czech designers pay homage to Libuše Niklová's iconic plastic toys

Designer Libuše Niklová contributed to one of the major chapters in the history of modern Czech design through her collaboration with Fatra, a brand founded in Napajedla that has engaged in plastic processing and the production of plastic products since 1935. During the ’60s and ’70s, the designer created dozens of colorful plastic children’s toys for Fatra, which cleverly used its own patents. While we …

Oasis by Klára Šumová and Dirk Wright

The design duo collaborates on a collection channeling Art Deco and modernist interiors and the magic of the desert

Strong storytelling plays a vital role in the work of Klra umov. Through her interior objects of various typologies and scales, the designer explores poetry and stories in design. umov debuted several years ago with her elegant Love floor lamp, which consists of a raw tree trunk changing into the lathed shape inspired by classic Baroque morphology. During the past few years, Klra interned in …