What happens when iconic Italian brand Kartell, best known for their innovative use of plastic materials, partners with the Swiss fixture brand Laufen, that’s been around for 120 years? Kartell by Laufen, a collaboration that was three years in the making and the result is a new modern look for the bathroom.
The Kartell by Laufen Vessel Washbasin Bowl by Ludovica Palomba for Laufen is a modern vessel sink at a large enough diameter to contain all the water before it has a chance to splash onto the countertop. The sink has a ceramic cover plate built-in to better match the look and feel of the design.
The Kartell by Laufen Washbasin with Shelf and Special Hidden Drain by Ludovica Palomba for Laufen will no doubt up your bathroom game. The rectangular design features an incorporated shelf on either the left or right side, and you can also choose from one or three tap holes based on the faucet you select.
The Laufen ILBAGNOALESSI One Single Vanity Unit is a minimalist sink design with incorporated vanity. The lacquered wood veneer base has two drawers for storage which support a crisp white seamless sink and countertop.
Designed by by Ludovica Palomba for Laufen, the Kartell by Laufen Washbasin Faucet with Transparent Plastic Disc is a sleek faucet with a single lever to control both water temperature and volume. It’s not just a faucet though – it has a shelf with a plastic cover attached to the top for an extra storage surface.
Ludovica Palomba‘s Kartell by Laufen All Saints Mirror for Laufen is the perfect accessory to complement a modern bathroom space. Made of polycarbonate, the mirror has a unique rippled texture and is available in multiple color options.
Also designed by Ludovica Palomba for Laufen, the Kartell by Laufen Freestanding Bathtub 69 – Inch is a beautifully minimalist tub designed for ultimate relaxation. It’s made of Sentac, which is a solid surface material that will make sure the tub stands the test of time, one bath after another.
While it might look like a life size, lowercase letter ‘b’, the ILBAGNOALESSI One Two Piece Toilet from Laufen is a slightly futuristic, minimalist toilet like none other. First, you probably haven’t seen many, if any, toilets that look like its unique form. Second, the design incorporates a concealed trapway that helps minimize cleaning which sounds like a dream.
The Kartell by Laufen Two Piece Floor Mounted Toilet by Ludovica Palomba for Laufen is another sleek toilet but this one boast fewer curves than the last one. It has dual-flush technology and features a soft-close seat so you won’t scare anyone anymore with the seat slamming down.
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