There was a lot of commotion several years back when an unlikely romance unfolded between polar bears and grizzly bears when the melting ice caps caused the habitats of these unexpected lovers to overlap. While most viewed the tale of the pizzly bear (or grolar bear, if you prefer) as alarming and tragic, designer Masahiro Minami was actually inspired by it, crafting this beautiful “Bears on Melting Ice” rocking chair for his daughter.

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