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Matchstick Seat Supports

The Curt Deck Chair is Simple Yet Sturdy

— July 5, 2011 — Art & Design
Although the Curt Deck Chair may seem very simple, there are some quirky details that really make it stand out. First of all, the support legs happen to look like giant matchsticks (although try as you might, I'm sure you won't be able to start a fire with them). Secondly, it leans rather precariously on a wall in order to stay upright. Nevertheless, the Curt Deck Chair is very stable and study, providing a great seat to sit back and relax in.

Designed by Fabian Bernhard and Thomas Burkard from studio Bernhard Burkard, the Curt Deck Chair can also be rested against rails. Thanks to its anti-slip coated stand, it will have a safe grip on any surface.
Trend Themes
1. Quirky Furniture Design - Designing furniture with unique and unconventional features can attract customers and stand out in a crowded market.
2. Anti-slip Coating Innovation - Developing new types of anti-slip materials for furniture could increase safety and durability in outdoor and indoor environments.
3. Wall-leaning Furniture - Creating furniture that leans on walls instead of relying on traditional legs or supports can save space and provide a distinctive design element.
Industry Implications
1. Furniture Manufacturing - Manufacturers can adopt quirky designs and innovative materials to create unique and safe products for their customers.
2. Outdoor Recreation Equipment - Companies can develop chairs and other equipment with anti-slip coatings that work on different terrains and surfaces, improving the user experience and safety.
3. Architectural Design - Designers can incorporate wall-leaning furniture into their blueprints and create customized spaces that optimize functionality and style.
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