News, Notes, and Dispatches From Wherever Coconuts Grow

November 06, 2005

George Nelson's Coconut Chair

Gotta love it: the Coconut Chair, designed by George Nelson back in 1955. Available at Herman Miller. Here's the link.

I wonder how comfortable it is. And what was it about '50s furniture designs -- ever noticed how they're all standing on what amounts to steel toothpicks?

Posted by brian at November 6, 2005 10:05 AM