Gallery: Designtree’s Salvage Stool Combines Recycled Aluminum with Dis...

 
The clever construction of the Salvage Stool clamps the timber legs between the open aluminum grills and tightly fixes them together with three stainless steel bolts.

Designer Tim Wigmore from New Zealand’s designtree is presenting an intelligent way to use discarded materials and industrial off-cuts in combination with 100% recycled aluminum during this week’s Milan Furniture Fair. The Salvage Stool explores a mixture of old and new processes such as turned timber and highly crafted and finished aluminum to create a unique piece of green design. If you’ve got a bunch of mismatched furniture pieces that you don’t know what to do with, you’ll want to read on for some inspiration.

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