stools

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

3:38 pm

CuldeSac “Welding Wood”

selectism - CuldeSac Welding Wood

Given a sincere love for turned wood, CuldeSac’s contemporary appropriation of lathe turning, joinery and steam bending techniques have immediate appeal. The Spanish design agency treats the traditional methods with great respect, managing as well to incorporate a non-traditional line…

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Friday, December 4th, 2009

4:30 pm

Emiliano Godoy’s Flex Collection

Emiliano Godoy’s Flex Collection

Designed for Mexico City-based Pirwi, the Flex Collection is built through the creation of a twisted plywood formed mesh. The pieces are delicate, yet structurally very strong. The resulting stool, bench, and coffee table maintain undulating lines and patterns that…

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Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

6:55 pm

Pebble Collection for De Vorm

curated mag - Pebble Collection for Devorm

The smooth roundness of sea tumbled pebbles provide the impetus for Benjamin Hubert’s Pebble Collection. Constructed of rotational molded seat and oak legs. The legs fit into the chair by a press fit connection – essentially a tenon – thus…

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Friday, December 19th, 2008

9:49 pm

Artek and Beams Stool

selectism - Artek and Beams Stool

We’ve talked frequently about our enjoyment of Artek product, particularly as it relates to the manufacture of Aalvar Alto designs. This stool breaks the mold, a bit for us anyway, and introduces a new collaborative effort between the maker and…

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Monday, November 24th, 2008

5:18 pm

Plopp Stool by Oskar Zieta

selectism - Plopp Stool by Oskar Zieta

Polish designer Oskar Zieta has produced a new metal stool, called Plopp, for Danish furniture maker Hay. The stool is constructed by wielding two pieces of metal together and then filling out the shape by inserting a pressurized fluid. The…

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Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

4:06 am

Vitra Cork Stools

Vitra Cork Stools

There is probably a pretty good correlation between drinking a great glass of wine and having a great idea. At the very least, using eco-friendly cork in furniture design makes good sense. Vitra has combined both this second premise and…

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Friday, June 20th, 2008

4:10 pm

Cantilever Stool

Cantilever Stool

Thanks to Core 77, we learned about Semigood Design. The Seattle based firm began making hand made custom furniture, and has recently progressed to producing a marketable line. Working in wood only from FSC certified forests, the group is dedicated…

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Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

5:14 pm

Artek for MONOCLE Stools

Artek for MONOCLE Stools

  MONOCLE Magazine and Artek Furniture teamed up together for the launch of a stool. "MONOCLE is now joining forces with Artek to bring you an anniversary edition of Stool 60. The anniversary stool is upholstered with Finnish moose leather.…

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