Leano Portable Chair

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Conceived by Slovenian designer Nik Lorberg, Leano lets you go wherever life takes you. The design is simple: a simple beech wood frame and machine-friendly fabric, the chair is a minimal approach to the recliner, making an efficient use of both space and material. Although it is handcrafted and locally sewn, Lorberg encourages others to make their own, offering a detailed description of how his is made. Effortless and portable, Leano is perfect in almost any setting: sitting around a campfire with friends, lounging on the beach, or relaxing by the edge of the pool. Since it doesn’t take up any more space than a closed umbrella when packed it allows you to have a chair anywhere, making it the ultimate accessory for the traveler or just that one friend who doesn’t like standing for very long.  Choose your own from a variety of summer colors by supporting the ongoing kickstarter campaign.

Lizzie Wright

Lizzie

​Lizzie Wright is an aspiring artist and designer with a passion for the written word. While she works on her BFA in Industrial Design at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), she spends her (rare) spare time riding around Providence on her trusty Cannondale and drinking lots of coffee. She is especially fascinated by the dichotomy between aesthetic form and function, which has an immense influence on her work. As a lover of the natural world, Lizzie plans to focus on Nature, Culture, and Sustainability Studies to pursue a more efficient future for design. Read more by visiting her website

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