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Changing Perspective

Isn't it amazing what a shift in perspective can do? How we solve problems, walk a mile in someone else's shoes.. all of it requires a new way of looking at things. Here are a few submissions to the 2020 Drone Photo Awards as shared by the ever-mind expanding Colossal Magazine.

The 2020 Drone Photography Awards garnered an arresting collection of aerial shots.
See some of the favorites here.

Have your own footage to share? Submit it here.

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Arch Angels

Designers are finding new ways to incorporate and highlight this graceful and timeless architectural element.

See what designers are saying in a recent article from Domino - How Long Will Our Arch Infatuation Last? Designers Predict What's Next
Read the full article here.

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Sanford Biggers is weaving new narratives into American history
At The Bronx Museum, the first survey of quilt-based works by New York-based artist Sanford Biggers

We're wild about textiles and the ways they can influence the look and feel of a piece of furniture. That's why we were fascinated by the journey textile artist Sanford Biggers takes when he pieces old quilts to weave together a story of African-American history and Buddhist spiritualism. One of our favorites, Wallpaper* Magazine, covers the incredible new gallery show for this American artist.
Read the full article here.

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Kentucky Derby Mint Julep & KFI Studios Julep
Both are Winners!

While the Kentucky Derby normally runs every year on the 1st Saturday in May, COVID-19 has all of us doing things a new way. No worries! We're adaptable! And we also carry a great little stacked poly chair called Julep – an homage to our hometown Louisville, Kentucky, where the fastest 2 minutes in sports is toasted with the iconic Mint Julep. Our Julep stacks 8 high, ships in 48 hours, and is bleach-solution cleanable, a winning combination for everyone!
Run for the Julep here!

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London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2020/2021
Creatively conscious colour reflects optimistic sense of purpose

Published for the fashion industry by the Pantone Color Institute, Pantone’s trend forecasting and colour consultancy, the Fashion Colour Trend Report is your guide to the season’s most important colour trends. This report features the top 10 colours, as well as four classic neutrals, we can expect to see on the London runway as fashion designers introduce their new Autumn/Winter collections.
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KFI Studios Kool collection is bleach cleanable and ideal for social distancing spaces

The Kool Collection is an ideal post-pandemic choice
Easily rearranged and bleach cleanable

KFI Studios best selling Kool chair is available with tablet arms, creating a perfect social-distance area for training areas and classrooms. Bleach cleanable with a 10:1 solution and stackable 10 high, our CS2300 Kool chair is a game changer for creating individual work spaces.
Read the KFI Studios COVID-19 Product Specification Guidelines

KFI Studios now offers sets with our popular Midtown tables

New Sets from KFI Studios - Ship in Just 5 Days

KFI Studios now offers set pricing for our Ogee and Midtown desk, as well as the Midtown and Zoso. Choosing from one of the 5 laminates, you can create a work space oasis that ships in just 5 days!
View the Midtown and Ogee Set here.
See the details for the Midtown and Zoso Set.

The 2020 KFI Studios Gallery
is here!

New Products, new imagery and a new way to look at KFI Studios, this downloadable booklet is a GREAT resource for designers in the know! Need pricing and spec info on MUST HAVE studio furniture? Head OVER HERE to get the full story on all KFI Studios products.
Open the Gallery here.

Ambitions Desk by Umage, Denmark

KFI Studios, in their exclusive contract partnership with Dutch design team Umage of Copenhagen, is proud to present the brand-new Ambitions desk for spring/summer 2020.
Read the Press Release here.

Graded In Textiles Available from KFI Studios
Include Antimicrobial Options

KFI Studios is proud to offer high-grade antimicrobial patterns from industry leaders such as Mayer, Culp and Stinson. To find the full listing of soil, stain, and microbe resistant textiles we have to offer, head to our Resources page to find out more.

KFI Studios Two Week antimicrobial upholstery options

COVID-19 Statement
KFI Studios is fully operational with minimal day-to-day impact

As the COVID-19 situation continues to develop, we wanted to provide an update on our company's operation. On March 25, the State of Kentucky issued new guidelines that only "Life Sustaining Businesses" can remain open. As a manufacturer shipping to healthcare facilities, government and home offices, KFI Studios is excluded from the mandate and is fully operational.
Read our entire statement here.

KFI Studios offers a vast line of healthcare space solutions

Flexible Options for Healthcare Design

With quality and care at the forefront of our manufacturing and assembly, KFI Studios has many options for designers, architects and specifiers working on healthcare projects.
Download our free booklet today.

Our Roqa chair has a special place in our heart and it's easy to see why!

Totally downloadable and pictured here in 3 holiday-appropriate dressed to kill upholsteries, we know you'll feel the love when you find out what Roqa can do.
*Please note, upholsteries featured here are for entertainment purposes only.
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It's So Easy to Express Yourself

Express Yourself and phenolic top tables are indoor, outdoor and patio ready.
Find out more here

KFI Studios offers a vast line of education space solutions

Spaces that encourage all types of learning at all levels.

KFI Studios’ products are among the best value, high quality furniture available in the educational space category.
Download our free booklet today.

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60-Second Habits for Quick Bursts of Personal Growth
By Scott Mautz

Anyone working in a business big or small can benefit from one universally powerful thing: personal growth. Entrepreneurs are some of the hungriest for it because there's so much to learn when you set out to start your own thing and often there's so little feedback given to you. Personal growth includes, and leads to, growth as a leader and business person because it means you're expanding your overall capacity for learning, adapting, and fostering change (all vital for business success).
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Ideas Wanted

Create a melting pot for ideas and bring a new perspective to work. KFI Studios’ products are easily mixed and matched to create collaborative work spaces. Imme, pictured here in rich matte black is perfectly suited with our Proof conference table with black pestal. Top it off with Umage Copenhagen's Acorn lighting and voila – the perfect recipe for fresh ideas.

Design Conscious Coworking Spaces

Coworking spaces are becoming a bigger and bigger part of office and work space design. Whether a traditional shared space or a landing pad for co-workers, shared work areas may be here to stay. Wallpaper Magazine, has a great article on co-work spaces around the world.
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Announcing the Pantone Color of the Year 2020 - Classic Blue 19-4052
Instilling calm, confidence, and connection, this enduring blue hue highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era.

A timeless and enduring blue hue, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue is elegant in its simplicity. Suggestive of the sky at dusk, the reassuring qualities of the thought-provoking PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue highlight our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era.

Imprinted in our psyches as a restful color, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue brings a sense of peace and tranquility to the human spirit, offering refuge. Aiding concentration and bringing laser like clarity, PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue re-centers our thoughts. A reflective blue tone, Classic Blue fosters resilience.
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9 Ways to Dramatically Improve Your Creativity
By: Lary Kim, CEO of MobileMonkey

Creativity is like a muscle.It must be stretched, challenged, and occasionally pushed past its comfort zone...

1. Learn Through Collaboration
Curiosity will lead you to creativity.
2. Do Something You Love
Stuck for ideas? Not sure what to do? Your life needs some balance to ensure your creativity doesn't suffer.
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Imme the dynamic new collection at KFI Studios

Meet Imme
the dynamic new seating option from KFI Studios!

Elegant and unique, the sleekly contoured shape of the shell is thoughtfully designed to keep you sitting comfortably. Imme is the perfect component for guest seating areas, collaborative work stations, hospitality, and educational spaces.

Quickly becoming a fan favorite, the Imme (pronounced "Emmie") is available in 7 fabulous colors and in 10 configurations such as sled-base, casters, task, and drafting.

Clean lines allow for a variety of design opportunities thanks to the uninterrupted style and form within the Imme family, while maintaining support and care for comfort.

Imme is a part of our 48-hour quick ship program, graded-in 2-week upholstery options, as well as COM.
Imme Coral seating

How Color and Interesting Furniture Design Improve Productivity
Our Imme swivel seat in coral is a perfect example

Murray Newland, contributor to Inc.com, recently provided insight into productive work spaces. Stay away from boring furniture if you want productive employees and add a punch of color to keep enthusiasm up. These are just a couple of his tips to boost productivity.

Read all of the tips here