While the furniture may look like rattan, it is actually a paper-wrapped steel technique (“far superior to rattan or other wicker work in comfort and durability”) originally invented by Marshall Burns Lloyd in 1917, now manufactured and distributed by the Belgium based company, Vincent Sheppard.
For more history on the technique and the company:
I’ve included just a few of my favorite rooms above. There are many more lovely, inspiring photos in the book “Indoors Outdoors” available (hardcover) via their website.
Browse the website for their latest on-line catalogs and projects: Vincent Sheppard
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