Inside a German textile mill
Rohi is one of the world’s leading providers of woolen seat upholstery fabrics and one of Hem’s most worshipped collaborators. Founded in 1933, the family-run company is a provider to the international furniture industry as well as public buildings and the aviation sector, using their own production and finishing methods.
Made by: Factory 001 – The Hem Throws
We've recently spent a day at one of our most trusted manufacturers in Lithuania to let you peek into the production process of our Hem throws, step by step.
Made by: Factory 002 — The Palo Sofa Textile
There is a secret that sits at the heart of the Norwegian Olympic skiing town of Lillehammer — an old textiles mill that has the design world clamouring to cover its furniture, Gudbrandsdalens Uldvarefabrik.
Soft Leather: Durable and luxurious
Products made from leather are some of the most durable around — with proper care and treatment, they can last a lifetime. To celebrate the launch of Faye Toogood’s Puffy Lounge Chair, upholstered with Scandinavian leather, we’re taking a closer look at the characteristics of this reliable and exclusive material. Join us as we turn to its source by visiting Elmo, the producer of our Soft Leather.
Behind the scenes: Visiting the Max Table factory
Max Lamb's latest design for Hem, The Max Table, is a sturdy and heavy "functional hero". At three-meters (118 inches) long, the table is destined to be at the heart of any space and is sure to last for generations. We took a journey to a remote industrial estate on the outskirts of Padua, in the northeast of Italy, to visit the birthplace of this remarkable piece and give you a closer look at its production.
An icon in the making: Building the yellow counter
For the opening of Hem's new Stockholm Headquarter, Hem commissioned design studio Soft Baroque to create a custom-made counter, to serve as a centre-piece to the spaces entrance area. The sulfur yellow counter stands in contrast to the offices raw, cold, concrete space, blurring lines between hard and soft, bright and dark.