Design: Lightbulb Chair
Materials: Vintage schoolhouse chair, powdercoated metal, spray paint, varnish
Designer: Hopscotch Road (Jennifer Binford, Jamie Fisher, Emily Low Johnson)
"Here's the appraisal of a well-meaning (if irritatingly candid) designer friend: "Your elevator pitch? It's super. As long as you're riding to the top of the Sears Tower." Okay, first, ouch. And second, he's right. When asked to describe our work, we're often less than succinct. But in our defense, a lot goes into our pieces."