UPHOLSTERED BENCH







ORIGIN
Composed to prioritize the use of natural materials as well as functionality. Inspired by the shape of pommel horses.



PRODUCTION


- Upholstered with traditional techniques and natural materials



MATERIALS


Maple hardwood, steel springs, boars hair, cotton batting, wool fabric



DIMENSIONS


39”L X 16”D X 20”H











PROCESS



Jute webbing was woven on the underside of the bench
Springs were secured with careful 8-way knot tying




Burlap and felt was used to cover the understructure
Twine was sewn on to keep boars hair in place





Boars hair was added
Unlike foam, boars hair keeps its natural spring
and does not degrade overtime




The first layer of muslin was applied over the boars and cotton batting hair




Second layer of cotton batting was added for extra softness
The final layer of muslin was added




Top fabric was choosen