you’re the designer in charge

June 12, 2012

technology has modified our lifestyles. it made us redefine our needs, perceptions, and likes, by privileging only the indispensable and the poetic. we are reassessing the true meanings of objects: what is real luxury today? what do you value and why? brands, tags, and outrageous prices are obsolete. in this fast-fashion world, full of lookalikes […]


meet casafekra at iSaloni

March 30, 2010

for those of you who don’t know what iSaloni is, and how big it can get, this post is for you. and you don’t have to be into design to find out about one of the biggest and most prestigious fairs in the world. iSaloni (salone internazionale del mobile) is the renown international furniture fair that has been […]


the one with the personal secret behind the createseats initiative

December 10, 2009

… and this is how it all started. with an episode of “friends”…

assaad (founder of casafekra) was talking to me about an episode of “friends”. i later found out it’s “the one with the dirty girl.”

the one when it was kathy’s birthday, and chandler was able to find her absolutely favorite gift…


un vent nouveau

October 9, 2009

elle est designer produit et architecte d’intérieur…
il était business manager chez nestlé…
assaad bou-jawdeh et janine akl rangent tout et rentrent au pays… casafekra est née.


PUNK et SHARK envahissent le Festival de Faqra

September 3, 2009

des quadrupèdes aux courbes envoutantes et à la plastique unique ont envahi le Festival de Faqra 2009, suscitant l’admiration enthousiaste du public et un succès immédiat. Qui sont-ils ?