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Friendly Felt Furniture

The Nuno Chair by Emelia Lucht is Vibrant and Ergonomic

— January 31, 2014 — Art & Design
The Nuno Chair is as friendly as furniture can get, at least when it comes to designs geared towards adults, not children. Not only does it have bright and colorful disposition, its soft surface is inviting and more than comfortable. Essentially, the Nuno Chair reimagines ergonomic designs so as to create a seat that is at once easy on the eyes as well as on the back and butt.

Designed by Emelia Lucht of We Love Eames, the Nuno Chair is made out of natural materials: wood and felt. Although it has a minimalist appearance at first glance, the Nuno Chair boasts details that elevate it from the common seat. The backrest is adjustable and warms the back.
Trend Themes
1. Ergonomic Furniture - Designs that prioritize comfort and posture will become a significant trend in furniture production.
2. Sustainable Materials - Furniture designs that use natural, eco-friendly materials are increasingly popular, and could be developed further to meet emerging sustainable standards.
3. Colorful Minimalism - Designs that incorporate bold colors in a simple, minimalist style will be in demand and popular for modern interior design.
Industry Implications
1. Furniture Manufacturing - Companies looking to innovate in the furniture industry can create more ergonomic designs by experimenting with more sustainable materials.
2. Interior Design - Ergonomic designs and unique materials like felt give designers more options to create inviting, comfortable spaces with a modern aesthetic.
3. Sustainable Manufacturing - Manufacturers that prioritize more eco-friendly materials and sustainable production processes in furniture design will be able to market themselves as leaders in the field.
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