Wired Wonder

Designers use wire as main material, appeal to minimalistic tastes
Implications - Designers are discovering the versatile nature of wire, creating full-on wire masterpieces that range from seating to automobiles. Along with offering a way to reduce materials consumed in the process of design, these wire creations, which are both stylish and functional, resonate with the continuing consumer desire for the minimalist aesthetic.
SCORE: 3.5
Mild Top 6 Examples: 38,198 Total Clicks Apr 11 - Jan 12
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Wire Frame Furniture - Jan Plechac's Icons Collection Takes on Famous Chair Forms
SCORE: 5.7
Hot 12,073 Clicks Pub: Apr 29, 11
Wire Frame Furniture
Jan Plechac's Icons Collection Takes on Famous Chair Forms
There seems to be an upsurge lately in the industrial design industry for wire-framed furniture pieces like those seen in the Icons Collection. Incredibly contemporary, there is something very artistic… [More]
Wiry Storage Seating - Stephan Schulz's Comfy Cargo Chair Comes Unfinished for the Owner's Touch
SCORE: 3.6
Warm 6,083 Clicks Pub: Apr 23, 11
Wiry Storage Seating
Stephan Schulz's Comfy Cargo Chair Comes Unfinished for the Owner's Touch
At first glance you might not understand how the word "comfy" could possibly exist in the name of the Comfy Cargo Chair, but the word that follows it, "cargo," would solve that little mystery. This dual-purpose… [More]
Eccentric Elastic Seating - The Rubberband Chair Has a Bit of a Bounce
SCORE: 2.9
Mild 3,340 Clicks Pub: Jun 21, 11
Eccentric Elastic Seating
The Rubberband Chair Has a Bit of a Bounce
Forget about traditional seating and get your hands on the Rubberband Chair. This colorfully eccentric elastic piece of furniture looks as playful as it does practical. It fact, thanks to its elasticity,… [More]
Wireframe Furnishings - Sofist by Sule Koc is a Sofa Stripped of Unnecessary Material
SCORE: 3.2
Mild 8,165 Clicks Pub: Jun 3, 11
Wireframe Furnishings
Sofist by Sule Koc is a Sofa Stripped of Unnecessary Material
Considering Sofist by Sule Koc, you may realize how little coziness comes despite the bulk of the chesterfield you've got at home. This skeletal seating system incorporates a forgiving wire frame, from… [More]
Blueprint Automobiles (UPDATE) - Shi Jindian Recreates All Kinds of Transportation Using Wires
SCORE: 2.2
Mild 1,580 Clicks Pub: Jun 14, 11
Blueprint Automobiles (UPDATE)
Shi Jindian Recreates All Kinds of Transportation Using Wires
These recreations of famous transportation tools by Shi Jindian are incredible and life-sized. In a world where most art is computer generated or photoshopped at the very least, handmade pieces are a dime… [More]
Winsome Whale Wire Baskets - Fetching Fantasico Domestico Animal Fruit Bowls
SCORE: 2.7
Mild 6,957 Clicks Pub: Apr 5, 11
Winsome Whale Wire Baskets
Fetching Fantasico Domestico Animal Fruit Bowls
Many can't help that their home exists within rigid rectilinear spaces, but items like these Fantasico Domestico animal fruit bowls allow homemakers the opportunity to make lifeless rooms a little more… [More]