Heavy Read Stool by Laura Cahill

Heavy Read Stool by Laura Cahill

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Regina Yunghans
Nov 5, 2008

There's a definite visual appeal to books, so much so that some people even hire the services of decorating with books. This design by Laura Cahill takes that visual appeal and translates it into a useful little stool...

In her work entitled "Heavy Read", unwanted books are through-bolted to provide a sturdy stool surface. The stool project evolved from Laura Cahill's other projects that put old books to use - book page vases wrapped around glass labware:

More on Cahill's work can be found at Deezen.

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