The Mate shelf, an exquisite creation by designer Florian Asche for e15, brings together form and function in a perfect union. This unique shelf features six solid wood shelves seamlessly joined to the vertical wood planks using classic dovetail joinery, showcasing the beauty of traditional craftsmanship.
While the design may appear as though it challenges gravity, rest assured that you won’t have to worry about your cherished books and objects tumbling down. Florian Asche has thoughtfully integrated a discreet inset eyelet on the back side of the shelf, allowing you to secure it to the wall. This not only ensures stability but also adds to the Mate shelf’s unique aesthetic.
Perfect for creating an elegant display of books or showcasing precious objects, the Mate shelf is an ideal addition to small spaces where style and functionality are paramount. Elevate your interior design with this beautifully crafted and thoughtfully designed piece by Florian Asche for e15.
Florian Asche is a product designer that focuses his work on using high-value materials in a minimalist design. Born in Germany in 1963, Asche started his career as a tailor’s apprentice in Frankfurt before moving on to study product design at the Central St. Martin’s College of Art and Design in London. In 1995, along with Philipp Mainzer, Asche founded e15 Design. He served as the managing director, focusing on establishing the brand, before transitioning to sales. In 2006, he followed his desire to return to creating his own products and exited e15. In 2007 he established Asche + Unkelbach, a furniture design company that partnered with April Allterior furniture, where they created modern outdoor furniture.