Future Past takes its cues from steampunk merging with modern design - creating a new version of the old. Deep and decadent traditional hues are made modern with the addition of mustard, pink and purple.
Cream arm chair
Black arm chair
As we move towards the future we look for reassurance from our past. We are drawn to contemporary designs that evoke reassuring memories.
Vintage perfume bottles
Marble side table
Our reality is one of a digital world where we seek comfort in nostalgic references that ground us in times of uncertainty.
Minimalism has no place here – rooms are filled with heirlooms and new collections that create a look that is luxurious and detailed; craftsmanship is valued with an eclectic edge influenced by the industrial age.
Design explores analogue processes, customising and reinvigorating old techniques with the enhancement of new technology.
"The story that I had in mind was of this fabulously handsome woman sashaying through a gentleman explorers club."
Fleurage is a scent design studio dedicated to producing traditional perfumery both in historical form and translated to modern style. Master Perfumer Emma Leah’s speciality is signature fragrance creation but her underlying passion is scent and the psyche. She is especially focused on cross-sensory exploration using scent as both the stimulus and anchor for combining all of the senses for maximum experience and impact.
For the Future Past trend Emma created an intriguing room scent that is bold yet refined and luxurious.
Images styled by Bree Leech and Heather Nette King Photography Lisa Cohen