The Hangzhou Stool - by Atelier Chen Min - consists of many layers of bamboo veneer. Each veneer is made of several ultra thin bamboo layers, aligned vertical to each other. Each veneer becomes not only very flexible but also robust. The layers give a very special “arc” of the stool, just like the ripples on the water surface. When sit, the more weight the stool receives, the deeper the arc will be bent, and therefore the more elasticity the user will feel. www.chen-min.com
Tomas Kral is Product Designer based in Lausanne, Switzerland and trained at the Ecole cantonale d'art de Lausanne, Tomas Kral loves to experiment with materials and boldly subverts the conventions of handcrafted work.
BOLDER , seat destroyers builders _ Year : 2018 Materials : Wool, Mohair and Alpaca, Chipwood structure. Size : H17,32" W11,81" D11,81" ( H44 W30 D30 cm ) The soft stool is a continuation of the columnbased shapes project by Belgium designer Linde Freya. As a soft sculptural piece, this bouclé upholstered stool, is a furniture piece that can be seen as the key stone in the designer's collection. …
2015, Birch Timeless and versatile, the stool was designed for Ace hotel rooms and lobby with easy assemblance in mind. Stackable and sturdy the stool can also be used as a side table or stacked to from and interesting sculpture. The stool is available in four finishes; terracotta, petrol, khaki and natural birch. www.acehotel.com www.twentytwentyone.com
Lately I'm really drawn to furniture that is made out of powder coated steel and wood. I think it give a really nice contrast and lends itself very nicely to the "modern" look. Sami Kallio's work is a great example of that. Both his Layer Chair and Stool use painted metal and a bare so