Hanger Chair by Philippe Malouin

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Designed by Philippe Malouin for Umbra Shift, a new offshoot of Toronto-based home decor company Umbra, the Hanger Chair is functional both as a chair and a clothes hanger. The simple design can be unfolded and used as a seat and then flattened and returned to the closet. Made with small spaces in mind, the Hanger Chair takes up as little space as possible. The whimsical design is made of plywood and available in a variety of soft colors.

Holly

Holly

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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