Around the World in 80 Chairs: park bench, Russell NZ

Wooden bench deep in the forest track near Russell, New Zealand. Not too far from Hundertwasser’s public toilet.

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Around the World in 80 Chairs: The Tyred Chair, Cape Town – South Africa

A combination of Roy Lichtenstein, South African slang and upcycled design. Yameng Li has reimagined a simple recycling idea into a work of art, by painting this unique tyre chair in collboration with Tyred, at the Design Indaba Conference 2010 in Cape Town.

Tyred Chair by Yameng Li

Tyred Chair by Yameng Li

Yameng Li painting the Tyred Chair

Yameng Li painting the Tyred Chair

Around the World in 80 Chairs: Kirbadin’s Black Infinity Chair, Prague

Black Infinity Chair by Prague based design studio - Kirbadin Design.

Black Infinity Chair by Prague based design studio – Kirbadin Design.

Around the World in 80 Chairs: Black & White Chair, Israel

Black and white chair with painted details on the upholstery both on the seat and on both sides of the back rest, by Studio Sfog, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Orange, Orange and More Orange

Modena by Morgan Furniture

Modena by Morgan Furniture

The colour orange seems to be very popular among designers this year, screaming out at you in at Clerkenwell Design Week.

Metro chair by Morgan Furniture

Metro chair by Morgan Furniture

It’s bright radiant colour invokes a positive energy while also bringing a warmth and comfortable feel to a home setting. It also has a strong retro 70s feel to it, I’m just talking about the colour here. Morgan Furniture’s chairs are not only bright orange but they are also elegant, stylish and very comfortable.

Lucca chair by Morgan Furniture

Lucca chair by Morgan Furniture

The Modena, Lucca & Metro chairs are part of their brand new collection exhibited in the Farmiloe Building this week.

Morgan chairs at CDW13

Morgan chairs at CDW13

Around the World in 80 Chairs: Metal Pipe Chair, San Francisco CA

A chair made from old metal pipes and radiators in a shop in downtown San Francisco, California.
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Around the World in 80 Chairs: Circular Metal Bench, Grover Beach CA

Circular metal bench surrounding a young tree in Grover Beach, California.

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