MotoArt Grumman Albatross Float Tank Couch

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It looks like a torpedo, but it is a couch is made of a ca 1950 Grumman Albatross float tank:
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Donovan Fell III, here together with another Don from the MotoArt team, founded MotoArt as a hobby, now a 6 member team, to give airplane parts a new life.
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Inhabitat pointed me to MotoArt, (@MotoArt Studios on Twitter)

Songologo Couch by Haldane Martin

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Haldane Martin is a South African furniture design company based in Cape Town. It was founded in 2002 by Haldane Martin. They design and produce all their pieces in South Africa. The company also works with architects to design interiors for offices, hotels and restaurants. In addition to the aesthetics, their furniture also pays close attention to its sustainability, using green materials
and processes whenever possible. Their approach to furniture involves a series of small collections.

Via Design Boom – Haldane Martin

Coffin Sofa


An unusual idea to change a coffin into a Sofa.
Via Freshome

Amore Double Lounger

Enjoy your leisure time relaxing on this double lounger chatting time away with your partner on a nice sunny day. The Gondola “Amore” Double Lounger combines two loungers facing each other and it also holds a 9 foot umbrella to protect you from the sun. The loungers come with easy back adjusters for lying flat or sitting up. The loungers are fitted with Sunbrella fabric seat and the cushions have “green eco log” inner fiber for fast drying and easier cleaning. The Amore” Double Lounger W/ 9′ Umbrella sells for approx. $1,600.

via Born Rich