Gallery: Recycled Fiber Furniture Filled With Air

meritalia bellini via lattea air-filled furniture

Designed by Mario Bellini for Meritalia, an Italian furniture maker, the Via Lattea furniture line looks like a collection of homemade marshmallows. Light as air, these chairs and couches are made from steel mesh combined with recycled fiber sacks formerly used to transport grain, stones, and sugar. Bellini and Meritalia showed their new line this year at the Milan Furniture Fair and we’re fascinated by the glowing chairs and air-filled sacs.

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  1. pat March 6, 2010 at 1:19 pm

    I have a set of table and chairs similar to this (used in the pub. ou can put light under it and it will be glowing) made from Fiber. It looks old, stain, and not shiny anymore. How to clean it? Moreover, it is broken. Do you know how to fiz it? Please help advise as i can’t find the shop ti fix it in Bangkok,Thailand

  2. limexx August 2, 2009 at 5:39 pm

    how do i purches this?

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