Materials: cast rubber + machined aluminum
Price Point: $120
"Inspired by the potential of 3D design to incite playful curiosity and imaginative pause, the s t r e t c h shelf expands the function of the ordinary rubberband. The s t r e t c h shelf has a 10" diameter and can be stretched to a variety of shapes..."
Designer: Pete Oyler
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Planted Bench by Jessica Carter
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