TreeHugger article on furniture & textile reuse. We’ve been waiting a long time to see design reuse using reclaimed furniture. Inspiring.
Furniture is more often than not made to blend into the background, resulting in pieces that are functional, but not particularly remarkable. These extraordinarily colourful upholstered chair from Beirut, Lebanon-based Bokja Design take a different tack though — by reusing vibrant fabrics and salvaged vintage chairs, designers Hoda Baroudi and Maria Hibri have created an homage to ancient cultures, doused liberally with plenty of flair.