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Whit McLeod's Folding Chair Handcrafted from 100% Salvaged Oak Wine Barrels

by , 03/01/11

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Handcrafted from 100% salvaged 70-gallon oak wine barrels, each one of these steamer deck chair-inspired wine barrel folding chairs is individually numbered with the name of the winery branded under the seat. The chairs are designed by Whit McLeod whose company builds all its pieces from reclaimed materials. “I try to preserve the wood’s second life as a barrel, and its first life as a tree,” says McLeod. Visually striking, comfortable, and built to last, the chair’s distinctive form looks as good as it is sustainable.

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  1. herman miller santa rosa March 1, 2011 at 8:00 pm

    You can’t get more sustainable than this chair. Very appealing style. trope has appealing indoor chairs.

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