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Different Trains Narrow Cabinet 358

by Matthew Hilton, from de la espada

different trains narrow cabinet 358

different trains narrow cabinet 358

Design Matthew Hilton
American black walnut, American white oak or European ash, laminate, steel
Made in Portugal by De La Espada

Different Trains cabinet features long planks of solid hardwood create a cabinet with an open form, while the sliding doors articulating the facade partially conceal the cabinet contents, engaging play between positive and negative space. Designed by Matthew Hilton for his eponymous brand, and manufactured by De La Espada craftsmen.

Matthew Hilton graduated with a degree in Furniture Design from Kingston Polytechnic in 1979. He went on to design products for a variety of well known manufacturers. In 1985 Matthew set up the Matthew Hilton Design Studio. He has also been given the highest honor in the field of Industrial Design in the United Kingdom, by being named a Royal Designer for Industry in 2003. In September 2007, Matthew established his own brand, Matthew Hilton Limited as a place he could have complete creative control. In 2008, he was named Designer of the Year by Elle Decoration at the British Design Awards.

Available in American black walnut finished with a Danish oil; American white oak finished with a Danish oil or a white oil; European Ash finished with a Danish oil, white oil, black stain, brown stain, or brushed/painted in a choice of brown RAL 8019, black RAL 9005, or white RAL 9016. Sliding compact laminate doors articulate the facade. Textured matte black painted steel legs. PLEASE NOTE: the 120cm / 47 1/4" wide unit comes with three doors per shelf, consisting of one of each door size, placed along one side of the cabinet only. Further sliding doors may be purchased separately. The doors are available in black or as a set of three shades of grey. They do not have an exact color reference, however as a guideline, the closest RAL codes are: Black doors, RAL 9011; Grey doors: Light Grey RAL 7035, Medium Grey RAL 7042 and Dark Grey RAL 7012. We do not guarantee an exact match with these RAL codes. There is no guarantee to an exact match with these RAL codes. Different Trains Cabinet is also offered in a wide version.

358MP narrow - 1 tier cabinet: 15.75" d | 47.25" w | 25.8" h
358MQ narrow - 2 tier cabinet: 15.75" d | 47.25" w | 41.6" h
358MS narrow - 3 tier cabinet: 15.75" d | 47.25" w | 57.3" h

$3,010.00 + $295.00 shipping (curbside delivery in the continental US)
(please allow 12-16 weeks for delivery)

Matthew Hilton

Matthew Hilton (b. 1957) attended Portsmouth College of Art and then graduated from Kingston Polytechnic with a degree in Furniture Design. After graduation, he was an industrial designer and model maker until 1984. In 1985, he set up the Matthew Hilton Design Studio. In 1991, he designed the "Balzac Armchair" for SCP Limited, a company started by Sheridan Coakley in 1984 and now based in Shoreditch, London. Hilton was Habitat's top designer, and his furniture is held in the permanent collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, the Geffrye Museum, London, and the Manchester City Art Gallery. He was elected a Royal Designer for Industry (RDI) in 2005, which is considered the highest honor in the field of Industrial Design in the United Kingdom. In 2007 Matthew launched his company Matthew Hilton Limited.
De La Espada is a groundbreaking design management firm and leading modern woodworker with a dedicated factory in Portugal. Highly skilled craftspeople combine noble materials, traditional joinery, handcraft and advanced technology to realize each design to the highest standard. De La Espada puts the author at the forefront and values the modern artisan. They partner with designers who art direct, curate and design their own product lines, and support them through manufacture and distribution.


different trains narrow cabinet 358

average rating: 5
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, more than a month ago.
Bought this with two levels, danish oiled walnut with an extra set of the black doors. It looks great! The wood is beautiful and and the the sliding doors are very solid and functional. Delivery was smooth and assembly was simple.
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We searched for a long time for a unique cabinet to finish our sitting room. It needed to store our charging stations and other electronic stuff, office supplies and books. We had a small space to fit it into. We found the Different Trains cabinet to be the perfect piece, and it's very high quality as well as different than anything else we found, both in designer showrooms and on the internet. The quality is great. It did take quite a while to come from Spain however, so you can't be in much of a hurry to get one.
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