Marni: 100 chairs using salvaged materials
Using salvaged materials, Colombian craftsmen worked together with Milan-based fashion house Marni to create ’100 chairs’, an outdoor furniture collection consisting of 80 chairs, 10 deckchairs and 10 tables in 20 colors, 7 models and 21 variations. Concrete reinforced bars form the frame of each piece while colored PVC plastic pipes are woven for the seats and backrests. The patterns and colors of were all personally picked by Marni staff.
The project was for Milan Design Week 2012…
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