Fine, flowing lines of cobalt blue on almost translucent white. Perhaps typically Dutch but heavily influenced by eastern craftsmanship and styles. Like the seventeenth century potters borrowed Asian techniques and attention to detail, these designs make use of Japanese graphic abstractions of cloudy skies. Rekindling the cultural exchange between far-away nations in new interpretations. Dutch Sky is available in three different colour schemes; Dutch Sky Blue, Dutch Sky Grey and Dutch Sky Gold.
Synthetic polyamide rugs are ideal for heavy traffic contract spaces, while wool is more suitable for residential.
For a crisper and more vivid print, polyamide is advised, while a softer and more authentic effect is created with wool.
After his graduation from the Design Academy Eindhoven in 1989 – Edward belongs to the famous generation of Dutch designers who have been causing international sensation for many years now – in 1991 he started designing patterns and product.With his own design Studio Edward van Vliet now works on various projects in the areas of product, textile and interior design for both national and international clients. He focuses primarily on the hospitality industry, offices, private homes and public spaces. Edward van Vliet translates his vision, creativity and years of experience into unique (interior) concepts in which he combines three-dimensional lighting and furniture designs with two-dimensional patterns, prints and graphics featuring layering, textiles and colours. Edward makes his designs powerful and surprising by applying contrasting materials and different patterns. Edward’s designs are easily recognizable by a mix of influences from traditional Western design, high-tech elements and natural materials finished off with the latest production techniques.