Schrijf je in voor onze dagelijkse nieuwsbrief om al het laatste nieuws direct per e-mail te ontvangen!

Inschrijven Ik ben al ingeschreven

Sign up for our daily Newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest news!

Subscribe I am already a subscriber

Sustainable furniture pieces for an eco-friendly home

In an age where environmental consciousness and sustainability have taken centre stage, it's no surprise that sustainable furniture is making a significant impact on the world of interior design. Homeowners and designers alike are seeking ways to reduce their carbon footprint. From innovative materials like cork and bamboo to creative upcycling solutions, sustainable furniture is rewriting the rulebook on interior design. Yanko Design has selected the best sustainable pieces, that demonstrate style and eco-consciousness can go hand in hand.

Ash furniture collection
By Goldfinger x Holland Harvey x Tate Modern

The Ash-collection is a line of furniture built using fallen ash trees in the UK. The trees that fall because of diseases, urban development or the weather are saved and turned into furniture. This not only saves the wood from being chipped or burned, but also removes the need to cut down forests elsewhere, since most of Britain's hardwood is imported.

One Job Chair
By Johannes Steinbauer

The One Job Chair is an example of efficient 3D printing. It uses 3D printed parts for the connections of the frame.The chair has a simple design, but it offers customization options like additional racks or textiles through 3D printing. Its modular design allows easy assembly, and when it reaches the end of its life, its parts can be separately disposed of and recycled, making it a sustainable and user-friendly choice.

GAGO swinging chair
By Dam

GAGO is a cork-clad swinging rocking chair, honouring the first aerial crossing of the South Atlantic by a Portuguese pilot. The chair is inspired by the shape of the aviator’s helmet and rests on a platform of solid wood, which resembles of the hydroplane floaters. It's made from 100 percent natural, environmentally friendly and durable cork and Portugese Burel fabric.

Read the rest of the article here.

Publication date: