Sitting pretty

Furniture with exuberant pattern stood out on a few stands at this year’s Milan fair. John Stones rounds up new work that dares to be pretty

Amaca hammock

6 Tord Boontje’s distinctive ornamental style appears in his highly decorative Oval Table, created for Moroso

7 Witch Chair by Tord Boontje, again for Moroso, is covered in flakes of black leather, recalling Victorian Gothic

8 The surface of Patricia Urquiola’s T-table side table for Kartell blends solid areas and holes to create decoration

9 Amaca hammock, created by Patricia Urquiola for Moroso. Production version of the hammock first seen at Ideal House at the Cologne fair in January

10 Phoenix containers, designed by Patricia Urquiola for Moroso, made from aluminium honeycomb and patterned or wood veneers

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