Attention to intricate details to complete a design, establishes an individual unique statement for each home. For instance, a custom designed embroidery for a window treatment and pillows can be hand drawn to correlate with a home’s theme. The window treatments and pillows can then be embroidered in, say, silk thread on ultra-suede, to give a contrast of textures.
It was a pilot project meant to serve 140 families. It worked, and within a few years, Mohammed proposed something with a broader reach: a furniture bank with partner agencies whose clients could all be served. By 2003, the furniture bank had become an independent agency.
Elima Designs had the honor of visiting the Salone del Mobile at Milan Design Week 2022. The most notable trends we saw were explorations of biophilic design.