Swing alcove 15.12.2021
Fresh inspiration for creating refined and attractive sets dedicated to relaxation.
Ethimo and Patrick Norguet are expanding the iconic Swing collection with a new lounge element; a
cosy alcove of enveloping proportions, intended as a safe haven, almost poetic in nature, for enjoying
the outdoors in the utmost comfort.
This elegant element of furniture maintains the wider collection’s features of quality and comfort,
while once again renewing that distinctive and unmistakeable architectural play of repeated elements
in natural and pickled teak, this time with a new stainless steel frame available in two colourways,
Sepia Black and Warm White, with even higher performance for outdoor living.
The sliding curtains in soft fabric define the alcove and mark out its ‘ceiling’, offer-ing protection
and shelter from the sun and creating a secluded outdoor setting which is an invitation to moments
of pure relaxation. The alcove is complemented by a soft mattress which offers the same support
and ease of a bed, and which has the option of adding decorative cushions to make it even more
The new ‘architecture’ evokes solidity and sturdiness while revealing an unexpected sense of softness
and a striking cocoon effect, for an element designed to furnish pools, beach clubs, or the most exclusive
With the Swing alcove, Ethimo continues to explore the more intimate, private dimension of outdoor
living, in an ongoing dialogue between wellness, nature and design: the compositional harmony of
the Swing alcove establishes a new relationship between form and function in open-sky relaxation.