The Orkester Collection by Mia Cullen

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Designed by Swedish architect and designer Mia Cullen, the Orkester Collection is inspired by piano benches. The wooden benches and stools stand at the right height for hitting the keys, eating dinner, or doing many other everyday activities. Built on legs, logs, and oversized wooden screws, the seats are adjustable, and, in the case of the benches, can be turned into children’s desks. Both designs are made of ash and can be finished with one’s choice of natural oil or color stain.

Photography by Mathias Nero

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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