“I like continuous surfaces, sleek shapes. I want my creations to retain their internal structure when you press down on them with your hand – just like a cat, or a human being.” So says Emmanuel Dietrich, designer of ALSTER, a new addition to the Ligne Roset upholstery collection – and the kind of man it’s a real pleasure to get to know. His handshake is measured, his personal style flawless yet nonchalant.”