Latest Stories in Eco-Friendly Furniture - Page 36

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    Amalie Adjustable Highchair

    September 9, 1:50 AM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Tricky finding a modern yet environmentally sensitive highchair huh? Danish designers from Troels Grum-Schwensen have done good. Made entirely of wood, this seat adjusts easily sans tools to incorporate a child as they grow to 10. Stable. Horizontal top

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    Shed Magazine Reader/Side Table

    September 7, 10:10 AM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Designed by Richard Shed. Powder coated 3mm steel. 40cm cubed. Sorta multi-function. Simple enough form that it should look good for years to come. Mono-material that is easily recyclable. Very durable and I suspect even re-paintable in 15 years when

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    Jongerius Felt and Metal Stool

    September 2, 12:48 PM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Designed by Hella Jongerius from the Netherlands in 2000 based on a beautiful ceramic version (see below). Made of low impact materials (felt and metal). The metal can easily be recycled and the felt can be composted. Bonus points if the metal used was

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    Davis Aluminum Bench

    September 1, 12:00 PM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Traditional public seating? Fuck it. This one goes in my living room. Or as excellent benches around my long dining table. Check below for the one without arms...very slick. The extruded (extremely durable and easily recyclable) aluminum has a beautiful

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    Butterfly Stool

    August 30, 7:20 AM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    She's one of my favorites. Sure, she's tiny, expensive and I probably would never actually sit on her. But...she's beautiful, elegant, timeless, reasonably sustainable and I'll still love her in 50 years. Designed in 1954 by Sori Yanagi this little stool

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    Sustainable Mahogany Side-Tables

    August 27, 1:39 PM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Clean, simple but with a couple of fun moves. Knockdown for easy moving. Made of solid sustainably harvested mahogany if you can believe it. Simple enough and of such beautiful wood that they should be still functioning and looking good in 25 years. $600

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    Fairly Priced Office Chair

    August 21, 9:24 PM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Not the sexiest but solid.1/2 the weight of similar chairs. Stackable. Ergononomic. Aerated. Designed by Jeff Weber. Features a "high percentage of post-consumer materials" and 100% recyclability. And to top it all wheels! $199. ::Buy at DWR

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    Wireframe Chair

    August 21, 4:40 PM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Maybe it's not the most comfortable chair. Maybe it doesn't "match" anything else you own. Maybe it's way more money than you should spend on yourself until you finally pay off that loan. Who gives a care, I say! This thing is gorgeous. Imagine what a

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    Recycled Favelan Wood Chair

    August 18, 9:45 AM by TreeHugger in Eco-Friendly Furniture

    Ok, maybe it's not the easiest thing to build. But, it's HOT! Designers Fernando and Humberto Campana designed a chair made from recycled scraps, painstakingly glued and nailed together. It comes from the Favelas of Brazil. Pick one up for a cool


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