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Marshmallow-like sofa by Kei Harada

Marshmallow-like sofa by Kei Harada Japanese designer Kei Harada approached the design of a sofa asking the question ‘what shape will naturally invite a person?’ – and from this inquiry, he created the ‘o’keeffe’ sofa. Harada built marshmallow-like elements to allow a user to explore different sitting positions, combining the bulging forms in a calculated fashion for an almost climbable structure. each organic orb is made from styrofoam covered with two types of urethane foam and Read more [...]

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FREEFORM ARMCHAIR 02 BY ADORJAN PORTIK Adorjan Portik Freeform furniture has curves formed by triangles, with single or multiple layers. Details: The furniture designs were derived from Portik’s Freeform Buildings construction system. Using the system, surfaces can be created with a “curved character, formed by triangles, with single or multiple layers” says the designer. “After modelling the curved surfaces, we transform them into triangles and after that, the structure and the cushion Read more [...]

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Duffy London layers the abyss table to look like ocean depths

Duffy London layers the abyss table to look like ocean depths With multiple layers of stacked glass and wooden slices, duffy london has built ‘the abyss table’, replicating the dramatic depths of an indigo ocean. the design creates a geological cross-section of the sea, completing the table as a 3-dimensional model of a geological map. ‘I was looking into sheets of thick glass at my glass manufacturer’s factory, and noticed how the material darkened as they added more layers – Read more [...]

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Benjamin Rollins Caldwell’s recycled computer furniture

Benjamin Rollins Caldwell has compiled a vast array of obsolete computer equipment and electronic components for ‘binary collection’ at design miami 2013. Presented by industry gallery washinton DC & Los Angeles, the series of bespoke furniture pieces have been completely covered with a collage of motherboards, computer chips, LED screens and hard drive disks held in place by sheet metal screws. ‘everything is 100% recycled from computers that have been reclaimed from schools Read more [...]

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Rough Sketches Turned into Real Furniture

I really like what design student Daigo Fukawa did by creating this collection of “rough sketch products,”. A unique and very clever set of furniture that, well, look like scribbles of…furniture! At first glance they look like digital renderings but they are actual, probably fairly uncomfortable, chairs, tables, and couches. Via Juxtapoz Read more [...]

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