Reflecting the grid patterns of the streets and subways of
New York, it is all things geometric this season from Citta
A new concept store for Citta Design opened at Arthur Barnett
in Dunedin about a month ago and has quickly drawn a good
response from the public. It has even generated considerable
interest from interior designers.
"I think the appeal is that you can get affordable pieces
that are designer pieces. They are what you see in the
(design) books," says Donna Gibbons, the buyer for the Casual
Living Area department at Arthur Barnett.
"Also, the textiles from Citta Design are designed in New
Zealand and it's current, and it's definitely not dating."
Donna says the designs reach appeal to a broad market as the
product was in the mid-range market in terms of affordability
"It's not just designed for contemporary living but for all
age groups whether people are downsizing and are just wanting
Above are a selection of the 2011 winter range of casual
living products from New Zealand's Citta Design. Available
from Arthur Barnett, Dunedin.