Astrojet by Michael Hovey

Materials: fiberglass, wood, upholstery
Price Point: $3,000 – $4,500

“Astrojet is a rocking chair, or vehicle, or fantasy. It is one of a set of rocking chairs that suggests a fantastic voyage, a journey at the speed of light. The chair, occupied or not, is sculpture and commands attention, it will not be overlooked. ….”

Designer: Michael Hovey
Location: Scottsdale, AZ

About Design Showcase 2009: This summer we’re celebrating the best in design for the home. We’re taking submissions from independent and student designers from around the world and letting our readers vote on who they think has the best design. There’s also a panel of august judges. Two winners will win $20,000 in targeted advertising placements on our sites to help launch their career. All info is here.