Ethereal “Quartz” Chair Made of Wood and Resin

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Called “Quartz,” this ethereal beauty is actually made of resin and white ash. The translucent resin joins pieces of cut or broken wood, making them whole again in one impressive chair design. A concept by the young Japanese designer Taichi Sekiguchi of ICHI Design Projects, “Quartz” is part of his work to reimagine nature in fantastical forms. See more of this chair and Sekiguchi’s other designs in product videos on Vimeo.

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Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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