German brand ames launched several new upholstery textiles and designs during IMM Cologne 2014. The line has a way of mixing Colombian “joie de vivre” (French for ‘joyful living’) and Scandinavian functionality to create versatile products that are perfect for modern and unconventional spaces.

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

Designed by Icelandic designer Erla Sólveig Oskarsdóttir, the foss sofa and foss armchair were inspired by a waterfall as a way to celebrate her home country’s natural beauty. foss is Icelandic for waterfall and the midsection of the upholstery is reminiscent of the phenomenon.

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

cinco is a collapsible side table that was also designed by Erla Sólveig Oskarsdóttir and is perfectly paired with foss. Simply loosen two screws to fold the table down for transport or storage.

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

cuatro is a minimalist wooden table (rectangular or round) designed by Reinhard Dienes Díaz that reflects Díaz’ signature style of combining traditional shapes and modern details. The table can be used for dining, work, or play.

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category

ames Furniture: A Mix of Colombian & Scandinavian Vibes in main home furnishings  Category