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UHURU DESIGN STOOLEN CHAIR
Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On May 15, 2006 @ 5:24 am In Design,Green Furniture,Innovation,Recycled Materials,Sustainable Materials | 8 Comments
One of the best new things I saw at BKLYN Designs  over the weekend was Uhuru Design’s  Stoolen chair . Reminiscent of a tree stump, this awesome cylindrical seat is actually composed of recycled wood scraps held in shape by a pressurized aluminum bicycle rim (also recycled of course). The whole chair is 100% recycled – and manages to be as beautiful and evocative as it is environmentally friendly.
The Stoolen is available in a couple different sizes and types of wood.
+Uhuru designs 
The Brooklyn-based design duo makes several other cool items as well, such as this gorgeous Puzzle Table – which is a similar scrap-walnut composition as the Stoolen Chair, and this lovely screen-printed Bird Table :
Uhuru is a design + build furniture company based in Red Hook, Brooklyn, that emphasizes multidisciplinary work, sustainability and responsible environmental practice. For prices, contact the designers directly.
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 Puzzle Table : http://www.uhurudesign.com/work.php?p=4&s=46&t=15&w=41
 Bird Table: http://www.uhurudesign.com/work.php?p=4&s=46&t=15&w=3
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