Kanye West plans to design furniture items, IKEA refusesFaizan Mustafa
Kanye west, who is a rapper and fashion designer, has expressed his desire to design furniture for IKEA. He addressed the furniture brand in a radio interview and requested for the grant of permission to orchestrate furniture items.
In the interview with BBC Radio 1, Kayne articulated that he desires to become a part of IKEA (one of the top suppliers of economical furniture items around the world) and serve the interior design community.
West also revealed that he wanted to design furniture for college students who live in hostels and dormitories.
“I have to work with Ikea, make furniture for interior design, for architecture,” West stated.
West was also seen and photographed earlier this year visiting a Swedish Ikea store
Responding to West’s desires, an Ikea spokesperson said in an interview to CNBC that Ikea is actually flattered by West’s proposal, however, the brand does not plan to collaborate with the celebrity.
In 2012, West also launched a company named DONDA which he described as a design company set up to make products that people want and can afford.
On the other hand, Kayne West’s collection of Adidas items has been highly criticised by fans for being overly priced.
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