FOLDING WOVEN BENCH








ORIGIN
Designed to be strong, while also easily carried. The form and ethos was inspired by lifeguard stands, materials were chosen for sustainability and durability.



PRODUCTION


- The entire bench folds to be flat
- Mortise and tenon joinery used
- Seat woven in a tweed pattern


MATERIALS


Mahogany hardwood, cane, brass hinges



DIMENSIONS


42”L X 20”D X 27.5”H











PROCESS



Drawing demonstrating the folding




Full scale mockup testing seat height, angle, and comfort




Assembled bench ready for finish




Danish oil was applied before any weaving was done




Stages of weaving the full seat




Finished bench, folded up and ready to go!