If you're into modern design with a natural twist, then you're going to check out these branch-inspired furnishings. Wood has been used in furniture since cavemen first started sitting on stumps, but it is only recently that designers have begun to turn the most fragile part of the tree into modern furnishings.
Lights and shelving are the most ubiquitous styles, but there are also a few tables and chairs that have branched out, so to speak. Modern designers are increasingly finding ways of bringing nature into homes in unique ways such as these branch-inspired furnishings.
Branching Paperback Perches
Stunning Sinuous Stairs
Playful Wood Furniture
Vibrantly Branching Furniture
From Bony Branch Illuminators to Branching Backrests
By: Michael Hines - Published: Jan 2, 2012