Folding Chair – Flexible Love

Van Mensvoort
April 25th 2007

This amazing 'flexible love' folding chair can be stretched to seat as many as sixteen individuals; once compacted, the chair seats one. Watch the video in order to understand the wonder of it.

Designed by Chishen Chiu who stumbled upon a small factory producing 'honeycombed' sheets of recycled paper in suburban Taipei one day. Intrigued by the use of the honeycomb structure to create cardboard palettes that were being used to replace traditional wooden palettes, he believed the material could be applied to create any rigid structure. Within days, the idea for FlexibleLove had been sketched out and turned into a working model. You can also buy a flexilove mini for only $29,97.Related: Sketch furniture, living furniture, dynamic terrain.

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Koert van Mensvoort
Posted 20/11/2011 – 18:29

@Rachel @jignesh Let me google that for you. http://www.made.com/flexible-love-16-chair-china-white

Rachel Iles
Posted 19/11/2011 – 20:53

Could you provide a central european supplier that can supply in the Netherlands?

Industry Gallery
Posted 06/05/2011 – 19:36

FlexibleLove is now available in the US exclusively through Industry Gallery in Washington, DC (http://www.industrygallerydc.com).

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