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COCOON FIRES produces a stunning range of fireplaces and products that are as functional as they are beautiful. Designed by innovative and celebrated designer Federico Otero, the Cocoon is an example of contemporary design made unique.

 

Running on biofuel, our fireplaces are clean and environmentally friendly as the flame radiates warmth throughout the room.Our pieces will make great stylish additions to interior and exterior spaces.

 

Our ethanol based fireplaces are smoke free and require no flue. They represent not merely decoration but real fireplaces which create an outstanding environment.

 

It’s the cleanness of the design that makes the object so attractive and effective. Our products offer practical solutions with functional and eye-catching designs.

 

Simply radiant design

 

 

 

About the Designer

 

Federico Otero is an Industrial and Interactive Designer from Latin America. Otero started his career as a designer in his natal city of Lima in Peru, and then moved to the US to continue his studies at Purdue University.

 

After working for several years as a lead designer for Delta Faucet Company and as a freelance designer for Marcus Koepke’s Design Studio, he decided to further his education at Domus Academy in Milan earning his Masters.

 

His contributions to design include a wide spectrum that ranges from lighting, furni- ture, faucets, and luxury products.

 

His design talent took him to Switzerland where he was designing watches for Tag Heuer. Currently he is freelancing in diverse design areas.

 

Otero’s work has been recognized in the business realm academia and the press. His work has been featured internationally including Interni, Vogue, Metropolis, CNN and Interior Design.