Rocking Verner

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The result of collaboration between Austrian designers Stefanie Richtsfeld and David Schellander, the Rocking Verner is a unique combination of a rocking chair and a Panton chair. Presenting a minimal take on the rodeo look, the chair turns the classic Panton design on its side and rests the seat on longhorn-like rockers. There’s some mystery as to how the chair is supposed to be utilized, but it seems as though it could be straddled or ridden side-saddle. Made of fabric, oiled wood, and coated metal, the sleek, one-of-a-kind design was created for Area GmbH’s “Hoffnungsträger” project and sold at a charity auction in December of 2013.

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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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