New website – New identity

New website and new identity but still the same goal: create contemporary, functional and understated designer furniture. With the launch of a new website,, as well as an update that solidifies our identity, we are focused on bringing our furniture to more customers on an easier and faster way. Util has always been driven … Continued

How charming can a workshop be?

Last March we moved into a new studio. Little by little we came to discover our new surroundings and neighbours. Just a few doors down there is a rusty old door that opens up to an old print-shop. Heavily packed with all sorts of machines and tools to bind books, punch holes or slice pieces … Continued


UTIL and FROM LIGHTING, are two independent brands coming from Portugal and Italy – two countries with a long tradition in manufacturing. This year during Salone del Mobile they came together in the venue of Alcova to showcase what they do best in furniture and lighting. To all of those that did not manage to … Continued

Oyster Factory Visit

Earlier this year we took the car and drove up north to see the manufacturing of our Oyster Stool. It is always exciting to visit manufacturers and specially this one. They are with us since the very beginning and they have always treated us incredibly well. The manufacturing of the Oyster stool is the perfect … Continued

Gallery Exhibition l’ELAC, Lausanne

Curated by Andrea Caputo and Anniina Koivu, the “U-Joints” exhibition features the first chapter of an ongoing research initiated on the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2018 U-Joints is a research project led by Andrea Caputo and Anniina Koivu, as well as a group exhibition that explores the idea of connections in design. Initiated on the occasion … Continued


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