Posts tagged "chairs"

Marni Designs Chairs, Employs Colombian Former Inmates To Produce Them

We have officially entered the realm of designer everything: Marni, the high-end Italian brand known for its offbeat prints and artsy-homely styling, has made their way into the furniture industry with a 100-piece collection of metal chairs covered by multicolored woven plastic, and they managed to do some good in the process. The fashion house…

By: Rachel Krause / April 14, 2012

Louis XV Style At A Pauper’s Price

Chances are, if you’re the kind of woman who kept every issue of Domino magazine, set Design*Sponge as her homepage, and has more than four pillows on her bed, you’ve lusted for a Philippe Stark Ghost chair. Crafted out of modern polycarbonate, the Louis XV Ghost chair was modeled after a baroque design — and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 25, 2011

The Chairless Strap: The Chair That Wasn’t

Behold the Chairless, a seat strap designed to make you feel like you’re sitting in, um, a chair. The belt-like design is actually nothing new and originates from an Indian tribe in Paraguay. Looks like some design nerds just decided to make the product cuter by adding preppy color combinations (they remind us of those…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 29, 2010

In The Hot Seat

Photog Terry Richardson snapped this pic of this customized chair in the Interview magazine office. [Terry’s Diary]…

By: Leonora Epstein / February 9, 2010