New Collection Highlights Affordable Design for Everyday Living
Dubai; April, 2014 : Leading home furnishings destination Crate and Barrel introduces its spring collection for 2014, a curated assortment inspired by the fresh colors of a springtime garden. With a range of products to refresh every room in the home as well as the outdoors, the collection speaks to the brand’s casual decorating style and entertaining expertise, all at an affordable price point.
Showcasing Crate and Barrel’s signature approachability and ease, the new Spring 2014 collection celebrates the season with a mix of colors, patterns, shapes and textures inspired by nature. Taking a cue from the garden, the color palette ranges from soft blues and greens to bold reds, yellows and oranges. The carefully curated assortment features fun and festive tabletop, colorful, seasonal accessories and décor, tools for everyday entertaining and well-priced additions to the brand’s easy-care furniture line.
'We're excited to share our 2014 Spring assortment with customers. This collection reflects our belief that entertaining and decorating should be happy, optimistic, inspirational and attainable,' said Marta Calle, Crate and Barrel President and Chief Merchant. 'So many holidays and occasions in spring and summer are perfect opportunities to gather with friends and family outdoors. We hope that our new collection will make it easy for customers to celebrate.'
Highlights from the Spring 2014 Collection:
Crate and Barrel introduces a playful assortment of pieces that reflects the brand’s joyous approach to the season. Tabletop designs like the Flutter and Beetle plates offer a nod to nature with flowers, vegetables, and butterflies. Linens, drinkware, trays and accessories such as the Fiesta Bowls, Lolly Coasters and Pop Acrylic Glasses add vivid color and casual fun to outdoor gatherings.
Also for spring, Crate and Barrel combines white and natural wood finishes creating a casual and elegant table. A mix of ceramic bowls and pitchers, cork top bottles, wooden grinders and other kitchen accessories complete the effortless look. Product highlights include: Palisades Cheeseboard, Leaf Bowls, Circ Serving Board, Acacia Stacking Platter.
Crate and Barrel offers a great start to the spring days with delicious homemade smoothies, juices and fresh brewed coffee. Additional product highlights include: Juicing Dishtowel, Airtight Pitcher, Jules Highball and Double Old Fashioned, Chemex Glass Handled Coffee Maker, Elsa Cup, Saucer, and Mug.
Spring tabletop, linens and décor in glowing pastels and joyful shapes will be the highlight of any Easter gathering, thanks to Crate and Barrel. Product highlights include: Allegre Beverage Glasses, Chickadee Centerpiece Bowl, Bunny Tea lights and the Easter Mini Cupcake Kit.
Furniture and Décor
From the classic shapes of the Drew Chair (in bright Strie Ikat Ultramarine), the Clara Chair (in Nora Chili Floral), or the Bryce chair and ottoman (in Green leather), to the versatile Victuals Bar Cabinet (in Grey or Natural) and Scandinavian-inspired Jensen Table and Neils Chairs, Crate and Barrel offers a new range of affordable furniture pieces for any style.
The spring assortment also offers a nod to world cultures with globally-inspired furniture, textiles and accessories. Brushed metals, rich materials and textures in saturated blues, reds and oranges provide a style update with timeless pieces such as the Tux Chair, Penelope Accent Table, Amira Pillow, Antique Cloth Print and Halverson Floor Vase.
For bed and bath, Crate and Barrel introduces several new exclusive designs in a range of corals, crisp greens and soft blues. New bedding collections, featuring bright florals and bold geometrics, include: Genevieve, Seaside, Sereno and Dottie, plus new Bloom, Hurimo and Rantapuisto duvet designs.
Crate and Barrel will continue to carry its bestselling collections including Newport, Rocha, Alfresco, Regatta, Dune and Vista, all accented by a colorful new selection of outdoor accessories and pillows, all exclusive to Crate and Barrel.
The new Crate and Barrel collection is available in Dubai at its stores located at Mall of the Emirates and Mirdif City Centre.
About Crate and Barrel
Working directly with European ateliers and factories to import their products, Crate and Barrel was among the first retailers to make contemporary tabletop and kitchenwares affordable to American consumers. Founded in 1962, today Crate and Barrel is a multi-channel family of brands and an internationally recognized industry leader, known for exclusive housewares and furniture designs, excellent value and superb customer service.