the heritage of TON – the hand-crafters of bentwood and timber home furnishings and components – twirls and twists close to one innovator, a group and bentwood. the ‘+-160 years’ reserve, composed by writer adam štěch, chronicles their household in bystřice pod hostýnem, these days czech republic, where a bentwood furniture factory has been operating for 160 many years. this was ever considering that german inventor, designer and businessman michael thonet revolutionized the generation process in 1861.
+-160 yrs – the original and enlargement of bentwood home furnishings from bystřice pod hostýnem
all photographs courtesy of TON