The world has seen other so-called before. But the Carpet Chair, released in 2016 by breakout Cyprus design brand in collaboration with artist , flies above them all.
Made from an actual Persian carpet, the limited-edition chair utilizes steel reinforcements to appear to float gracefully above the ground. Its delicate form is design-conscious and sacrifices not an ounce of style for its conceptual gimmick. It can even can be customized for your interior by the designer with bespoke colorways and patterns suited to your décor.
Designer Stelios Mousarris has made headlines with his beautiful execution of fantastical concept furniture, such as the mind-bending “Inception”-inspired coffee table Workingholiday Canada featured recently. Would you put this magic carpet chair in your living room? [Photos courtesy of Mousarris]