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Posts tagged as 'rocking chair'

Tue 27.11.

‘Spade Chair / BATCH’ by Faye Toogood (UK)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 27.11.2012 - Tagged as: , , , , ,

Close-up of Faye Toogood’s ‘Spade Chair / BATCH’

Described by its designer as “a modern tool for sitting,” this extremely-reduced, three-legged chair was created by London-based Faye Toogood. Owing its minimalist form to Toogood’s clever juxtaposition of two mundane objects: a milking stool and a spade, the solid-ash chair is now available as part of ‘BATCH’ collection which also includes a stool, coffee table, side table and a dining table designs. (more…)

Tue 19.6.

‘Rocking Stool’ by Svenja Diekmann (DE)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 19.06.2012 - Tagged as: , , , , ,

‘Rocking Stool’ by Svenja Diekmann

Unveiled earlier in April as part of a joint exhibition ‘2×10’ at Milan’s Ventura Lambrate, this upholstered rocking stool was created by a young German designer Svenja Diekmann. Composed of a simple, metal wire frame and a recycled cotton knitted seat, ‘Rocking Stool’ is available in two sizes and variety of colours. (more…)

Fri 1.7.

‘Wave’ rocking chair by Michal Riabic for TON (CZ)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 01.07.2011 - Tagged as: , ,

'Wave' rocking chair by Michal Riabic for TON

Inspired by the iconic rocking chair by the bentwood-process inventor Michael Thonet, the young Slovak designer Michal Riabic has created this ‘Wave’ rocking armchair for the Czech manufacturer TON. The simple, curvilinear ‘Wave’ encompasses a leather upholstery and the design has won ‘the best redesign of a standard rocking chair’ competition held by TON on the occasion of the manufacturer’s 150-years anniversary of the traditional bentwood furniture production. (more…)

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

Beside working for the Bouroullec Brothers the French designer Constance Guisset is busy with her own creations – furniture, products and scenographies. Her beautiful ‘Dancing Chair’ was showcased within the VIA exhibition during different fairs this year.

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

“The Dancing Chair is a rocking chair and a footrest ensemble.The seat rests in the wooden structure, like suspended in a crinoline. The footrest helps adapting the chair to the occupant’s activity. The seat is upholstered with a fleecy textile, in graphic shape.”

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

'The Dancing Chair' by Constance Guisset

to the Constance Guisset website

seen at Intramuros

'Monarchy' by Feld

'Monarchy' by Feld

‘Monarchy’ is the newest product of the Belgian manufacturer Feld, designed by the Greek designer Yiannis Ghikas. It is a rocking chair, which is designed not to be overturned but at the same time allows the user to escape the dullness of the ultimate stability.

‘Monarchy’ received this year’s red dot design award.

'Monarchy' by Feld

'Monarchy' by Feld

to the Feld website

‘U Chair’ by Sylvain Willenz for Feld

For technical support contact Alfred Giolai ‘Monarchy’ by Yiannis Ghikas for Feld (BE)