Archive for the ‘stool’ category

The Kitchen collection by Studio Rygalik

April 8th, 2013

Collection of seemingly abstract objects. They resemble odd creatures but serve for specific purposes. In fact, it’s a cleverly designed system. The basic structure is always the same – a freestanding frame consisting of a ring supported on four legs. This is completed by set of different attachments that turn the frame into different functional objects.

Rami Stool & Side Table by Studio Il Hoon Roh

April 4th, 2013

The design for Rami incorporated this structural advantages – principle that have been tried and tested through the evolutionary process, resulting in a design that is lightweight, structurally optimised, extremely efficient and strictly follows the “form follows function”.

Dome Stool by Toer

February 20th, 2013

Toer designed a stool that gives the appearance of sitting on air, Dome. The eighty curved steel rods that spring out of the wooden base create a polar array. This strong shape, used in famous architecture like the pantheon, makes it strong enough to sit on.

Tandem stool by Geoffrey Graven

February 15th, 2013

Tandem stool by Geoffrey Graven

Ki-Oke stool by OeO & Shuji Nakagawa for Japan Handmade

February 13th, 2013

The ‘Ki-Oke stool’ designed by Danish design studio OeO and crafted by Shuji Nakagawa for Japan Handmade fuses the fine tradition of Kyoto woodcrafting with western sensibilities.

Bronco stool by Guillaume Delvigne for super-ette

February 4th, 2013

Saddle or stool? With Bronco, I like the idea that at first there is speculation about which way to sit: in classic mode or astride? With these two eye-catching screws, the moulded piece of wood that interfaces the seat and one of the feet can also be a handle, lower back support, hook…

Eroded Stools by I M Lab

January 27th, 2013

The stools were designed for a wine testing room in the north east of italy. Starting with the form of a pure cube the seat is excavated from a block of cork. The excavated seat finds its way down the back almost like a liquid has been poured on to it and flows down finding and making its own path.

Stay furniture collection by Tomas Jasiulis

January 10th, 2013

Collection combines a stool, coffee table and a low bar stool. All furniture is constructed of three feet, connected to the worktop with wooden dowels.

Splinter by Nendo for Conde House

December 20th, 2012

Japanese design studio Nendo have created the Splinter collection for Conde House. Each piece has the appearance of being splintered with wood that is peeling away from itself. A furniture collection designed for CONDE HOUSE, a manufacturer based in Japan’s famous Asahikawa wooden furniture region.

Between centers collection by Jorge de la Cruz

December 7th, 2012

Series of wooden furniture developed from its production system: woodturning between centers. The collection includes a stool, a banquette and a table; available in maple wood and black-dyed birch wood.

Surrounded stools by Els Woldhek

November 22nd, 2012

Surrounded is inspired by the craft, vibrant colours and patterns of garland making and the amazing processes in which the yarns and fibers are dyed around it in India. The bright coulourful garlands are handmade with a simple technique which is based on rope making.

Rings stool by Nao Tamura for Artek

November 5th, 2012

Contained within a single tree is its unabridged chronicle Year by year, never skipping a beat, it records its history slowly. Some lines speak of seasons of plenty, while others cry of famine. The size of the rings are never the same.

Stool Fase #3 by Pecas

July 28th, 2012

Chilean industrial design studio Pecas has created ‘Stool Fase #3’ using a new material called demodé. It exploits and rescues wasted textile from factories in Santiago, Chile before being used by the consumer.

Thread Family by Coordination

June 26th, 2012

“Thread Family” is a set of small hight adaptable furnishings featuring a thread and seat lathed from walnut wood on a welded steel base in many colours. The family consists of three members: Small Stool, Bistro Table & High Stool.

Mutation Series furniture by Maarten De Ceulaer

May 31st, 2012

The pieces in this series look like they weren’t made by hands, but have grown to their present form organically. They might be the result of a mutation in cells, or the result of a chemical or nuclear reaction.

Urushi bench & stool by Max Lamb

May 24th, 2012

British designer Max Lamb has formed a bench and stool from cleft chestnut found in London’s Springfield Park and varnished the two pieces with urushi lacquer.

Knotty cushion by Kumeko

May 19th, 2012

Knotty is a comfortable floor cushion. The upholstery is made from soft jersey tubes stuffed with high resilient foam.

Superheroes by Glimpt Studio for Cappellini

May 3rd, 2012

A family of seating furniture, where the large stool can also be used as a table. Threads are rolled around a tubing that is attached to a metal frame, this process originates from a Vietnamese technique where paper thread is rolled around seagrass to make small bowls.

Bits of wood by Pepe Heykoop

April 28th, 2012

There is lots of beauty in materials. We as a consuming species are creating an enormous amount of waste in all types of production processes. ‘Bits of Wood’ is a reaction on handling these leftovers. Pieces of wood in this case; leftovers from the sawmill. All the different pieces are modified to fit in a mold where molten tin embraces them and holds them together.

Prouvé RAW furniture – The G-Star RAW Crossover with Vitra

April 27th, 2012

Prouvé RAW – The G-Star RAW Crossover with Vitra continues. On April 18th, 2012 G-Star RAW and Vitra will launch the next Prouvé RAW furniture collection including the new iconic Anthony chair at Salone del Mobile, Milan. The Prouvé RAW collection is a respectful reinterpretation of furniture pieces originally designed by French modernist Jean Prouvé.