The award-profitable Echos furnishings assortment was developed by Zurich- based mostly Swiss studio Pour Les Alpes in response to a contest initiated by the Swiss Arts Council Professional Helvetia. Designed to precise a tribute to the Swiss Alps, the items show a design rooted within the alpine tradition. The 2 younger designers, Tina Stieger and Annina GÃ¤hwiler, managed to push the obvious boundaries of recent design by creating uncommon shapes and interactions with their items of furnishings. Echos furnishings collection by Pour Les Alpes shows three chests of drawers: Ehrfurcht (Reverence), Neugierde (Curiosity) and Sehnsucht (Want). Three artisanal methods nonetheless current within the Swiss alpine area have been used to create three totally different chests: shingle-making, wooden-carving and lace-making. Benefit from the items impressed from deeply rooted artisan methods.