The Danish designers behind the Nomad Chair—an homage to the classic 19th century Roorkhee safari chair—are working toward a sustainable model for furniture making. In creating this chair they use fast-growing Moso bamboo farmed using no chemicals, pesticides, or herbicides. It sets up and breaks down easily for transport & features high quality construction & components that will last a lifetime.
Designer Stephen Kenn & Japan’s Truck Furniture Studio teamed up to create the Boomerang Chair & Ottoman. The laid back, mid-century inspired design features cushions made of vintage military canvas with steel legs & an oak base. Each Boomerang Chair & Ottoman set is handmade to order.
Made with boxes used to transport ammo & explosives, the Ballistics Bench retains the raw wood finish & military markings of its former life & features steel legs. It can be used as a seat as well as storage.
With a design based on classic boat-building techniques, the Carvel chair was created by Dublin architect Andrew Clancy & shipwright Matthew O’Malley. Made from wind-felled Larch with bent steel legs, each chair is hand-built to order in very limited quantities.
The Genois Limited Beanbag is outdoor lounge seating made from recycled sail fabric in Spain. Available in several sizes, you can choose from plain white with black edges or random designs featuring numbers and markings from the recycled sails.
Designed by Leon Ransmeier for Danish design company HAY, the Revolver Stool rotates a full 360 degrees. It features a circular seat and a clean, simple design available in either bar or counter height.
Designed by one of the founders of the Danish Modern movement, Børge Mogensen in 1959, the oak and leather Spanish Chair has become an iconic and exceedingly comfortable piece of modern furniture design.
Portland, Oregon’s Tanner Goods makes honest & functional leather products. The Nokori Folding Chair is a fine example. Combining hand-rubbed mahogany and thick, sturdy Chromoexcel leather, this chair is both good looking and super comfortable. Available in 3 shades: Chicago tan, Rich Moc, and black. via
British furniture designer Jake Phipps is the artist who created these bullet-casing stools. Available in brass or silver finish, they’re made of lightweight, durable polycarbonate and stand about 18-inches tall. You can also get custom configurations made like a bench or platform for a glass-top table.
With a design inspired by your beer gut, this stool from award-winning furniture-artist Damien Gernay features a soft, pudgy seat of black leather and hardwood legs.