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Recycled Suitcase Chair Perfect for Globe-Trotting Couch Potatoes
Posted By Diane Pham On October 7, 2010 @ 5:30 pm In green furniture,Recycled Materials | 3 Comments
Nothing says “it’s time to get away” better than a packed suitcase – so when we spotted this awesome chair made from a recycled suitcase we couldn’t help but be enamored. Part of an extraordinary range of furniture designed by green enthusiast Katie Thomspon , the suitcase chair is made from an old Samsonite suitcase, a steel reinforced internal structure, upholstered linen and turned timber legs. A beautiful and interesting design, Thompson’s chair lets you travel the world even while sitting at home. And if Samsonite isn’t your bag, Thomspon has a whole range of recycled suitcases  dating as far back as the 20’s.
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