Koloro Desk & Stools by Torafu Architects
by Harry / June 26, 2012


Torafu Architects have added new colours to their customizable Koloro workspace (that resembles a dollhouse).



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Koloro is part of Torafu's Ichiro-iro furniture collection designed for decorative plywood maker Ichiro.


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Ichiro creates in-house blends for the paints used in its polyester plywood, "demonstrating a consistent dedication to supplying the right color that involves a willingness to custom-tint even single sheets" explains Torafu.


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The concept for the Ichiro-iro series is that of "tools for the real you" - "iro" being the Esperanto word for "tool". The first items in the series are the Koloro-desk and Koloro-stool.


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"Koloro" is also an Esperanto word, meaning color, and the koloro pieces have been designed to make optimum use of the vibrant polyester decorative plywood at which Ichiro excels.


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First launched as prototypes in yellow and sky blue, the new colours include white, pink, khaki, and navy for a total of six available colours.


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For the stool, it will now come in four colors including grey, dark grey, light-blue and green.


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Magnets allow for smooth opening and closing of the windows, and the small doors on both the left and right have been adjusted to be used as shelves.

Photos: Akihiro Ito.

+ ichirodesign.jp
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