Dear Friends, We are proud to inform you that Forma for Life agency begins cooperation with the DURAME factory and becomes its official representative on the territory of the Russian Federation. DURAME stands for high quality furniture and furnishings, exquisite design and modern interpretation of the traditional craftsmanship of Italian cabinetmakers. Handicraft traditions combined with modern design, knowledge and many years of experience have led the factory to cooperate with famous Italian designers, which allowed to create a unique collection. The range of DURAME includes not only standard catalog items, but also the implementation of projects to order.
Dear friends, We are proud to inform you that TM Italia has been awarded with the XXVI Compasso d'Oro (Golden Compass). The prize was awarded for the realization of Rua kitchen, by Ruadelpapavero design studio. This is a greatest achievement for TM Italia, because in 66 years of existence of the award, only few times before that, kitchen manufacturers have won it. This, once again, confirms the highest quality of design and products of TM Italia. We congratulate Gianluca Tondi and the entire TM Italia team and wish them continued success.
January 21-24, 2020 at the NEC international exhibition in BirminghamDuresta Upholstery presented the best-sellers from the English Classics collection - Trafalgar and Hornblower in new fabrics with animal prints - an unexpected look at the traditional silhouettes. Among the novelties, the attention of visitors was attracted by the large Harvard corner sofas, presented in two color options - exquisitely cream and aristocratic gray.
Dear Friends! In October 9-12 during International furniture fair I Saloni in Moscow Expo Center «Crocus» Duresta Upholstery Company together with the participation of Forma For life represented the most famous models from main collections. Pav 2, Hall 8, Stand B04
A new TM Italia’s Atelier is born in the heart of Milan, a new scene that celebrates the values of a company that combines advanced craftsmanship and a sartorial vocation in high-end kitchens. The space, which opens 9 April 2019, is located in Via Larga,3 and is part of an area of the city that already houses the sales points of some of the most famous design brands. The entire exhibition space – over 200 square meters, curated by Nicola Gallizia and co-designed with Alessandro Ruga – is managed by Mauri & Mauri Arredamenti, a commercial partner of the best Italian design companies. The atelier is characterized by its brightness, thanks to the large windows: inside the space, the products take the spotlight enhancing design and materials; the essential lines play with the neutral colors of floors and walls, and interact in a coherent way with the preciousness of the materials. The versatility of the production represents very well the planning and realization ability of TM Italia, an eclectic company able to give life to unique pieces remaining anchored to a well-defined vision of quality and style.
During the Milan Fair Salone del Mobile 2019 Duresta Upholstery presented new exclusive models and bestsellers from the mail collections: English Classic, International Luxury и Club and Boutique. The corner sofa Coco in aristocratic green color and the sofa group Blakeney were among them. The nobility of modern-classic silhouettes, exquisite fabrics, attention to details is the result of 80 years of tradition and the work of youngtalented designers.
Dear Friends! During the Milan Furniture Fair from 9th to 14th of April in the exhibition center Fiera Milano our agency of Italian and British factories "Forma For Life" has the honor to invite you to visit the stand of our partner: Duresta – hall 3 stand G24 Additional exhibition program: TM Italia – via Larga angolo Piazza Santo Stefano,5 from 10.00 tо 21.00 Welcome!
During the annual Furniture Show in Birmingham 20-23d January 2019 Duresta Upholstery presented its new exquisite models that embodied traditions and the latest design developments. There were shown bestsellers from the main collections English Classics, International Luxury, Club and Craft, Domus in new fabrics as well as novelties: Blakeney, Holkham, Bowery. Timeless and aristocratic navy blue became one of the priority colors for Duresta during NEC2019
At the Milan Furniture Fair Eurocucina (from 17 till 22 april) TM Italia introduced its design versatility, with a mature collection ranging from "Prêt-à-Projet" to "Made to measure". Three inedited projects were presented. The new kitchens generated by the collaboration with young and talented designers. “D90+”, a project matured together with the versatile creativity of Studio.Marco Taietta. “Rua“, a design evolution realized with Matteo Neroni of Ruadelpapavero. “Petra(18) “, born from the synergies with the designers of the Bernhardt&Vella studio.
A new signature style from Duresta was presented at the Milan Fair Salone del mobile 2018. Clean modern silhouettes, combined with textured plains in pared back, neutral tones, are the perfect tonic to settle the balance between work and life, an appreciation of change in modern luxury living. New models from International Luxury and Domus collections - Park Avenue, Lincoln, Ellington, Madison, Shorditch were presented.
Dear Friends! During the Milan Furniture Fair from 17th to 22th of April in the exhibition center Fiera Milano our agency of Italian and British factories "Forma For Life" has the honor to invite you to visit the stands of our partners: Duresta – hall 3 stand G24 TM Italia – hall 9 stand E02-E04 Additional exhibition program: Luigi Bevilacqua – via Borgogna 7, San Babila from 10.030 tо 19.00 Welcome!
Duresta Upholstery has started to celebrate 80 years of British handmade luxury with annual NEC January Furniture show which was taking place at the NEC 21- 25 January 2018. New fabrics and new models including Soho and Tokio from Domus collection were presented.
Dear Sirs! In the lead-up to 2018 the well-known Florentine Producer of lamps and home decoration, Antonio Ciulli e Figlio Company launched a collection "Bamboo" which is made in eclectic style and refers us to the esthetics of French Art Deco, a combination of a decorative ornament and prismatic forms. Materials are golden brass, wood, parchment. The collection includes decorative tables and different light decisions: a chandelier, several versions of a sconce, a floor lamp and a desk lamp.
10th of October 2017 in Moscow, Frunzenskaya emb., 10 a new show room FTF GOLD EDITION was opened. A new "tresure gallery" of design consists of the best ideas which were created by masters from Italy, Spain, Germany. FTF GOLD EDITION show room became a strategical partner of Marconcini company, brand corner Marconcini is now presented in the space of the luxurious salon. Atmosphere of the evening was supplemented by master-class from Marianna Orlinkova, an editor-in-chief deputy of Gasrtonom magazin, which was arranged using GAGGENAU appliances.
5 - 6th October 2017 TM Italia factory arranged training for employees of Forma For Life and the Moscow company LabDesign. During the training the latest developments in sphere of design and technology were presented. TM Italia demonstrated new models of kitchens.
8-21st September 2017 during the Long Pointshow Duresta invited guests to view the most popular bestsellers from English Classics, International Luxury, Boutique Abode, Craft Cabinet and Domus collections. Well-recognizable and new models were presented in glamorous fabrics.
An alchemy that begins from Lab Design space, the sophisticated result of the regeneration project of the industrial plant “Red October” in Moscow, perfectly in line with TM Italia’s DNA: the ability to innovate while preserving the values and the knowledge of its own tradition. In the recovered walls of the Russia’s oldest chocolate factory, today meet design and fashion, art and studio, socialite lifestyle and shopping, experimentation and exclusivity: Lab Design is an incubator of ideas, connections, cultural contaminations and lifestyles, reflecting TM Italia’s skill to interpret unique interior projects sewn on the style and needs of every single customer. A new collaboration based on the clear will of the brand to explore ideas, technologies, new paths: unlimited innovation, quality tailor-made solutions. Lab-Design "Red October" art-cluster Bersenevsky per. 3/10 str.7
As well as the Furniture Fair itself, another show of the Design Week is the Fuorisalone, a series of events located in various areas of Milan, and related to the world of interiors. From April 5th to 7th Bevilacqua and Chiodelli Arte are exhibiting their products in the Atelier Virginio la Rocca, on April 5th and 6th Bevilacqua in the wonderful Ambrosian Library, instead, in the “Sala Sottofedericiana”, with two gala evenings dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci and his knots. Bevilacqua collaborated with Chiodelli Arte, an art furniture manufacturer, already last year, to create the blue version of our Leoni Bizantini velvet. This year they’ve helped us organise an event to explain the connection between Venice and Milan through Da Vinci’s knots.
TM Italia took part in the Milan design week 2017 during The Milan furniture fair and presented their latest products at conceptual space of the Hyper Room in Corso Venezia, 6.
During the Milan furniture show 2017 Duresta Upholstery presented its latest models from International Luxury collection - Hermitage and Antibes as well as Coco and Gabrielle, which have had a great success all over the world because of refined elegance and unrivalled comfort.