B&B Italia's Metropolitan 14 armchair.
Roche Bobois' Partition bookshelf.
BoConcept's Adelaide sofa.
The Ennea table from Ligne Roset.
The Triplo media cabinet from Resource Furniture.
MGBW's Fall 2018 collection.
Jonathan Charles' Emperor Chest of Drawers.
The Love collection of seating from Calligaris.
The Stressless Metro recliner.
Poliform's Jane seating collection.

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Designed by Jeffrey Bernett for B&B Italia, the Metropolitan 14 armchair boasts a slender profile, tubular-steel base and fabric or leather upholstery. The base comes in black-painted chrome, bronze nickel or bright-brushed, die-cast aluminum. Available at Boffi/Maxalto in Cady’s Alley, the Metropolitan collection includes a sofa, ottoman and chairs without arms. bebitalia.com



Composed of laser-cut, lacquered-steel sheets, the double-sided Partition bookshelf designed by Joël Escalona for Roche Bobois conveys an airy, streamlined silhouette. The frame is finished in matte black, while the shelves come in a choice of five fade-resistant wood-veneer hues or a lacquered finish. Available at Roche Bobois in Friendship Heights; a new showroom opens soon in Tysons Corner. roche-bobois.com


To commemorate its 65th anniversary, BoConcept has introduced new pieces to its popular, Danish Modern Adelaide collection. Originally designed by Henrik Pedersen, the versatile line is intended for customization, with a range of materials and looks. Pictured above, the Adelaide lounge sofa is available at BoConcept in Cady’s Alley. boconcept.com



PURE GEOMETRY Ennea—meaning “nine” in Greek—is a fitting name for this table designed by Vincent Tordjman for Ligne Roset. It rests on three wood triangles supporting a top of anthracite metal or white marble-effect stoneware. Available at Ligne Roset in Upper Georgetown and District Wharf. ligne-roset.com


While accommodating a TV or short-throw projector with concealed A/V components, the Italian-made Triplo customizable media system doubles as a bar, offering space to store serving ware. The unit is available at Resource Furniture in Cady’s Alley in a wide variety of finishes, with built-in lighting and decorative bronze accents. resourcefurniture.com



Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams’ Fall 2018 collection features the Lisbon Media Console, defined by large, split-ring circular pulls in a brass finish on oak-veneer doors. Pictured in Natural with the Lisbon Bookshelf in Chocolate, the Mariella Skirted Sofa and the Riverstone Cocktail Table in Bronze. At MG+BW locations in DC and Tysons Galleria. mgbw.com



Jonathan Charles’ new Ming Dynasty-inspired collection fuses Asian flair with modern lines using vibrant colors and mixed metals. The line includes the Emperor Chest of Drawers, combining gold-leaf drawer fronts, a black-lacquered wood frame and a bright-red lacquered tray top. Available through Green Front Furniture in Manassas. greenfront.com


The Love collection of chairs and stools was designed with vintage flair by Radice Orlandini Design Studio for Calligaris. The metal frame in polished brass, matte black or black nickel is paired with a comfortable upholstered seat and backrest. Available at Calligaris in Cady’s Alley. calligaris.com


The Stressless Metro recliner from Norwegian furniture manufacturer Ekornes is designed with a rotating chrome base and adjustable pillow for neck support. Sleek contours and high-grade leather impart an elegant profile while two height and length options accommodate a variety of needs. Available at area Hamilton’s Sofa & Leather Gallery locations. hamiltonssofagallery.com.



Designed by Emmanuel Gallina for Poliform, the spare, modern Jane seating collection encompasses an armchair, sofa and bench. A frame of spessart or black oak, or matte or high-gloss aluminum supports an upholstered seat; 35 fabric options are available. At Poliform | sagartstudio in Georgetown. poliformdc.com