-award winning designer, Jacqueline Mengi debuts M-Luxury Collection in Dubai-
MOLOCAHO by Amorette, Tanzania’s luxury furniture brand, makes is groundbreaking appearance at INDEX Design Series 2017, debuting M-Luxury Chair, the world’s only Tanzanite encrusted hardwood chair worth US$ 98,000. Showcasing from 22nd to 25thMay 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre, MOLOCAHO by Amorette, brings this majestic and elegant work of art designed by Jacqueline Mengi, Tanzania’s award-winning furniture designer as they venture to bring Africa’s unparalleled luxury to the Middle East. Handcrafted by master craftsmen, M-Luxury Chair is a hallmark of the best from Africa; its unique design is a pinnacle of luxury, built to perfection using century old techniques and the world’s famous hardwood Pterocarpus angolensis and Mninga. Emanating power and wealth, the iconic majestic chair is lush of comfort and timeless grandeur, inspired by ancient throne of tribal kings. Encrusted with Tanzanite, a priceless, ageless and rare gemstone only found in Tanzania, this limited edition of only 20, masterpiece and comes with authenticity certificate.
Complimenting the M Chair exhibit at Index Design Series 2017, MOLOCAHO by Amorette collection includes award winning ‘Ngoro Ngoro Settee’, the ‘Sayari Lamp’ as well as carefully curated mix of distinctive and vibrant pieces, manufactured meticulously to perfection by a team of expert artisans. This luxury showcase embodies exquisite high quality fabrics that endorse global spirit and the famous Tanzanian hardwood, all immersed in glamorous and grandeur of contemporary design.
The former Tanzanian Beauty Queen turned entrepreneur, Jacqueline Mengi launched Amorette Ltd to deliver turnkey solution to interior decoration and styling for her top-notch customers’. Curating unique pieces, fabrics and art for elegant homes led Jacqueline to pursue her own ambition, ultimately propelling her to establish the flagship brand MOLOCAHO by Amorette. Today, the company designs and manufactures object D’Art and bespoke furniture, inspired by her creativity, passion and eye for detail.
“Growing trend for ultra luxury furniture and installations amongst affluent clients extends to encompass collectible statement pieces rather than ordinary elements. Unveiling our M-Collection is a revolutionary step set to change the landscape within the interior design industry. We are honoured to receive a nomination by Index Design Series, this is a true testament of our design philosophy and contribution that goes beyond our own brand”, said Jacqueline Mengi, Founder and Chief Designer, MOLOCAHO by Amorette.
Modern and contemporary art and design house, MOLOCAHO by Amorette is inspired by nature and has won top coveted awards in several world-class competitions including A’ Design Awards, the world’s largest juried competition for 2016-2017. The ‘Ngoro Ngoro Settee’ secured a winning title in the Furniture, Accessories and Homeware Design category, while the ‘Sayari Lamp’ won in The Lighting Products and Lighting Projects Design group. The brand continues to create bold, innovative and beautifully designed furniture, accessories and home products. Its collection of original designs, quality materials and outstanding craftsmanship is suited for luxury, elegant and sophisticated homes. Determined to penetrate global market, MOLOCAHO by Amorette aims to establish its name as a major contributor of luxury furniture from East Africa.