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Categories: Modern Decor + Objects

I was first drawn to the furniture of Haldane Martin when I saw how they tackled a modernization of a very traditional South African piece of furniture called the riempie (pronounced rim-pi). This is the more traditional type, as seen on FreshlyFound’s blog… the pulled leather strips are really what’s key.

Riempiechair

Here is Haldane Martin’s interpretation of a riempie bench…

Riempie_bench

Besides the riempie, the team at Haldane Martin create all sorts of other fabulous furniture like…

Weightless_rtable

Weightless_tub

…which appear in such beautiful settings as…

Housefresnaye

Serenitespa

If you’d like to see more, make a stop at their website, and do make sure to be entertained by the fun team photos.

Crew

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