Furniture Inspired by French Shepherds

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Designed by Samuel Accoceberry for Bosc, the Yas collection draws inspiration from the Aquitaine shepherds of yore. Like the shepherds walked on stilts as they guarded their flocks, the Yas armchairs and sofas stand on wooden legs, holding aloft their downy seats. The pieces are made up of traditional French elements such as oak frames, feather stuffing, wool upholstery, and leather toggle clasps. Combined with the inspired design, the timeless materials imbue the furniture with the texture, warmth, and history.

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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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