Snow A Series: Nordic Blue + Snow A
Snow A Series: Nordic Blue + Snow A
Snow A Series: Dark Sand + Snow A
Snow A Series: Dark Sand + Snow A
Snow A Series: Dark Sand + Snow A3
Snow A Series: Dark Sand + Snow A3
Snow A Series: White + Snow A2
Snow A Series: White + Snow A2
Snow A Series: Light Grey + Snow A
Snow A Series: Light Grey + Snow A
Snow A Series: Taupe + Snow A
Snow A Series: Taupe + Snow A
Snow A Series: White + Snow A
Snow A Series: White + Snow A
Snow A Series: White + Snow A3
Snow A Series: White + Snow A3
Snow A Storage Unit with Drawers
Snow A Storage Unit with Drawers
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Description

Hailed as a Swedish design classic, Asplund's storage unit with drawers was first unveiled by Thomas Sandell and Jonas Bohlin in 1994. The concept is purposely simple, with cutout handles providing both a decorative element and the ease of a comfortable grip. Snow A features wide soft-closing drawers in a lacquered MDF cabinet available in a range of tempered Nordic colors, with a contrasting natural birch base. Production takes place in the small town of Tibro in southern Sweden, with its long furniture-making tradition, and Snow is still fundamentally handcrafted and made to order. Elegantly functional alone or in combination with other companion collection pieces; fixing to the wall is recommended. 

Specifications

Size

  • Small: 23.22" h x 35.43" w x 16.53" d (59x90x42cm)
  • Medium: 33.07" h x 35.43" w x 16.53" d (84x90x42cm)
  • High: 42.91" h x 35.43" w x 16.53" d (109x90x42cm)

Material

Lacquered MDF, natural birch base

Details

Made in Sweden

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Brand

Asplund

“Small details are more important in simple minimalist design, because you see every line,” says Sandra Adrian Asplund, creative director at the eponymous Stockholm-based furniture brand. The brothers Asplund—Michael, an art dealer, and Thomas, a banker—originally teamed up to open a gallery that treated furnishings as works of fine art. When their vision took off, Sandra joined the team as creative head (and later spouse of Thomas) to develop a collection in a style they dub “Friendly Minimalism” that has grown into an internationally acclaimed design leader.

A warmer take on iconic Swedish minimalism, the Asplund look is similarly grounded in functionality and and hews to an ethos of sustainably. “Natural materials often require a bit of love and care, but in return, they age beautifully and last a lifetime,” says Sandra. Carefully produced in Sweden with environmentally friendly processes and a large measure of hand craftsmanship, Asplund goods are contemporary heirlooms, she says. “Unless every inch is perfect, it is not good enough.”


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