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Inspired by the falling leaves of Autumn, Alberto Sanchez of mutdesign first designed a Leaf Swing, and now a Leaf Hammock, both intended for adults.
The poetic and romantic looking swing, initially conceived of in 2008, has since been refined to be thicker and include a self-supporting stand.
In addition, the swing has been joined in 2010 by the Hammon, a complimentary hammock for the collection. Both are made of a specially laminated material called Wave by IVF, in which the shapes of leaves are cut out, creating both an aesthetically pleasing design and beautiful shadows.
The Leaf Swing as conceived of in 2008:
and now thicker, with self-supporting stand:
The Hammon Leaf Hammock:
The Leaf Swing was introduced in 2008 at Salon Satellite 08 (Saloni Internazionale del Mobile de Milano), 100% Design London, HabitatValencia Forward (Salon Nude) and Salone Satellite in 2010.
FINISHES: WAVE by IFVILA, material
COLORS: You can choose any color and texture in a range from the WAVE Catalogue
DIMENSIONS: (700 X 300 X 350)mm
all images and info courtesy of Alberto Sanchez. Special thanks to Industrial Served and Behance.