Welcome to Baxter Lago, a Lake Como-side furnishings showcase

Welcome to Baxter Lago, a Lake Como-side furnishings showcase

Design | 1 week in the past | Images: Gianluca Vassallo and Francesco Mannironi Welcome


1 week in the past


Images: Gianluca Vassallo and Francesco Mannironi

Welcome to Baxter Lago, an Italian furnishings showcase at Lake Como

Italian design home Baxter invitations us into its house, the right showcase for its 2022 collections of indoor and outside furnishings designs


In partnership with Baxter

Born of a love of pure supplies and a burning want to proceed the advantageous traditions of furnishings design and manufacturing excellence, Baxter is the brainchild of two Italian entrepreneurs, Luigi and Paolo Bestetti. With a portfolio of contributing designers that features Christophe Delcourt, Paola Navone, Draga & Aurel, Studiopepe and Roberto Lazzeroni, Baxter produces collections impressed by the centuries-old craft that prospers within the creatively fertile land round Lake Como.

Overlooking the light hills across the lake, Baxter Lago, an early Twentieth-century residence, is a showcase offering a glimpse of what it’s wish to dwell with the firm’s 2022 furnishings assortment, which sees its designs lengthen to outside furnishings for the primary time.

A heat welcome

’Fany’ desk by Christophe Delcourt. ’Nuvola’ lamps by Draga & Aurel

At Baxter Lago’s entrance, the ‘Fany’ desk by Delcourt is illuminated by two ‘Nuvola’ lamps by Draga & Aurel that descend in fibreglass undulations from the ceiling, bringing a way of motion to the area.

To the best, within the examine, is Delcourt’s ‘Joni’ desk and bookcase. To the left, Draga & Aurel’s ‘Barret’ armchairs, and a ‘Lazybones Lounge’ armchair in tender sheepskin, by Studiopepe, are organized round ‘Tebe’ and ‘Liquid’ espresso tables. 

Shifting into the lounge, a ‘Himani’ rug, distinctive in its handmade weaves, hosts the marble-topped ‘Thalatha’ espresso desk by Studiopepe and the alpaca finishes of the three ‘Attract’ espresso tables. 

’Clara’ couch by Christophe Delcourt. ’Thalatha’ espresso desk by Studiopepe. ’Attract’ aspect desk. ’Himani G’ rug

The chromatic scale, with its shades of blue, invitations guests to the home’s peony- and wisteria-scented exterior area, the home windows refracting inexperienced and crystalline colors of the backyard.  

In the meantime, the tender ellipsis of the steps results in an open hall and the cool serenity of the bedrooms. In a single room, uncover the monumental ‘Nairobi’ desk in black ash by Roberto Lazzeroni. In one other, see the Zen lightness of the ‘Stone’ mattress by Federico Peri, revisited for this assortment in a shade of blue that recollects the sky.

Baxter’s outside furnishings debut

‘Dharma’ stool (left) and ’Narciso’ couch and armchair by Studiopepe

On the terrace, Studiopepe’s ‘Narciso’ sofas, a part of a sequence that features armchairs and dormeuses, are excellent for firm and cocktails.

Baxter stimulates us with supplies to the touch – clean, velvety, tough and shining surfaces. It proposes an thought of ​​magnificence that’s pure, and a examine on kind that’s by no means weighty or overstated.

One other accent within the 2022 palette, referred to as Raisin, harmonises with each the earthy notes of the gathering’s chocolate brown and the uplifting power of its sky tones – all mirrored within the glazed, irregular floor of the ‘Keramikè’ ceramic tables that emerge as small atolls.

‘Narciso’ dormeuse by Studiopepe. ‘Keramikè’ aspect desk

Across the swimming pool, are items from the ‘Himba’ sequence by Lazzeroni in ecru and ivory shades, and ‘Dharma’ by Studiopepe in gentle blue – daybeds, sofas and armchairs characterised by a beneficiant formal dynamism, accomplished by tender material and leather-based cushions.

The final word backdrop for the model’s 2022 assortment, Baxter Lago is a seduction and a complete expertise – a unbroken narrative that’s Made in Italy. §