With the intention of creating a creamy, sturdy, sassy chair, this chair is meant to be a place where I can pause, take a break, and breathe. Through the smooth solid cherry frame and plush pink cushions, the chair has a playful, inviting softness to it. The chair is intentionally short in order to fit my petite figure. Similar to guavas, this chair is small, sturdy, and sweet.
H 27.5” W 27” D 28”
Solid cherry frame; Foam cushion and padding; Peach fabric upholstery
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A sand cast towel rack inspired by Eva Zeisel.
A sculptural ring inspired by flowing forms and winding movement.
A necklace with three wishbones hanging together to look like half of a flower. Each wishbone representing a wish and together becoming Three Wishes.
A brass bottle opener inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Tower of Hanoi
A puzzle made out of bronze disks where the goal is to move all the disks from one peg to another peg.
A sensory toy that induces cenesthesia, an awareness of the body and its condition that arises from multiple stimuli as in the feeling of well being, through physiologic comfort, reﬂexive motor planning, and play.
Cali - JumpOn!
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