Headstand Stools

By: Jeremy Gutsche - Published: May 2, 2007   Updated: Apr 7 2011 • References:
QED design created these innovative Headstand Stools. They look like upside down chess pawns and they are certain to get a reaction. QED describes, "Surprise and cofusion. The stool offers dynamic seating combined with fun and esprit due to an unusual balance point."

Implications - Adding a fantastical element into everyday design is something today's stressed-out consumer can surely appreciate. Thus, companies are incorporating more quirkiness into their products, adding an element of familiarity by also including imagery that is well-known to the consumer. This QED stool is a perfect example, as it displays the whimsical element that consumers crave while still boasting the familiar aesthetic of a chess piece. Stats for Headstand Stools Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 4,832 clicks in 473 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Headstand Stools
Related: 46 examples / 35 photos
Segment: Males, 18-35
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