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  • April 6, 2016
    This is the chair J.K. Rowling sat in while writing the first two Harry Potter novels while she was a poor single mother living in subsidized housing in Edinburgh, Scotland. My how times change. The chair was given to her for free at the time, but has sold at auction twice si... / Continue →
  • March 25, 2016
    These are the chairs built from real AK-47 rifles by Austrian designer Rainer Weber. The rifles were dismantled so they were no longer operational, then welded together to form the chairs. I like the animal print upholstery, I thought that was a nice touch. You know, in case... / Continue →
  • March 15, 2016
    This is the Zoloka, created by three design students at Maeer's MIT Institute of Design in Pune, India. It is the combination of a woven hammock and a rocking chair. Me? I love hammocks and rocking chairs, so this is great news for me. Probably the best news I'll hear all d... / Continue →
  • March 10, 2016
    This is the Blandito transformable cushion chair. You can use its elastic loops and wooden balls to create a variety of different shapes, including the coveted taco. You could get some serious spooning done in that thing. You be the beans, I'll be the meat. That wasn't supp... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2016
    This is the $40 Gummi Bear Chair available from Vat19 (previously: their real 26-pound gummi bear). It looks like a giant gummi bear and comes in a variety of colors. Just kidding, only red. That would have looked awesome in my dorm room below all my supermodel posters and ... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2016
    This is the Archelis wearable chair. It was designed with surgeons in mind, who spend long hours on their feet poking around in people's bodies and silently judging them for ever jamming that Star Wars action figure up their ass in the first place. But I was out of Sharpies! ... / Continue →
  • January 8, 2016
    This is the $500,000 Gold Skull Armchair designed and sold by Harow. It has an internal steel frame, reinforced fiberglass exterior covered in 24k gold, and a black velvet seat (it also comes in a black version that I posted previously, although I don't know how much less that... / Continue →
  • March 2, 2015
    This is the Hippopotamus Chair (plus BONUS rhino beetle, toad and whale tail ones) designed and built by Maximo Riera (previously: his octopus chair). I would love to have that in my apartment. Mostly because I don't have any chairs right now and have to sit on the floor. Wh... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2014
    This is the giant skull chair made and sold by Etsy shop Chic Sin Design. It costs $420 (blaze it! Do it now!). The head actually hinges at the jaw, and you can sit in the lower jaw with the rest of the skull as back support. An inflatable exercise ball gives the skull its s... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2014
    This is the giant carved oak scorpion chair designed and built by Russian artist Vyacheslav Pakhomov. You can buy one for around $5,400. Don't have $5,400 to spend on a giant wooden scorpion chair? WELCOME TO THE CLUB. We meet behind the grocery store and go dumpster diving... / Continue →