JCR X KLH: FOLDING CHAIR






ORIGIN
Designed in collaboration with textiles designer Kelly Lucero Hughes. This design is an elegant take on a camping chair. The back legs fold to save space and make the chair easier to carry.



PRODUCTION


- Wooden parts were made by laminating layers of white oak veneer
- Leather was cut to shape to hold the chair together with tension



MATERIALS


White oak veneer, brass hinges, leather



DIMENSIONS


22.5”L X 26”D X 23.5”H









PROCESS



Curving silhouette inspired by forms found in nature





Prelimary sketches




Model making at various scales




Final drawings




Laminating the backrest




Assembled frame without glue or hinges




Details of stretcher joinery




Shaping armrest