yoin design's ladder-like pool chair provides a comfy + secure feel
 
yoin design's ladder-like pool chair provides a comfy + secure feel yoin design's ladder-like pool chair provides a comfy + secure feel
feb 24, 2015

yoin design's ladder-like pool chair provides a comfy + secure feel

yoin design’s ladder-like pool chair provides a comfy + secure feel
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the ‘pool chair’ by masayoshi oya and kazuaki hibino of yoin design, incorporates gentle lines to reflect a seat that is comfortable to grab. presented at the 2015 stockholm furniture fair, within the greenhouse section — where up-and-coming designers and schools display their prototypes to potential partners, producers and customers — the furniture object takes its formal influences from a swimming pool ladder, elaborating on how they are smooth and pleasant to touch, yet provide a feeling of security. adding a clever graphical element to a living room environment, the chairs are available with a wooden seat pan for the low model, and a black fabric option for the taller version.

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the wooden seat is available with the smaller model

 

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the rear steps are reminiscent of a pool ladder

 

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their gentle lines provide a feeling of security when people are holding or sitting on them
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designers masayoshi oya and kazuaki hibino at the pool chair exhibition during the stockholm furniture fair
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