A fun twist on the classic wood stool, Avio has a creative design that unites two halves to form a unitary piece of furniture. Following that theme, the name Avio means “married” in Finnish. Designed by Japanese designer Kazushige Miyake, Avio is elegantly minimalist and imaginative. The rounded seat features two curved sides, while the legs are extra-wide to provide excellent support. Crafted from FSC certified solid oak wood, this stool is made to last a lifetime and to become a family heirloom. Suitable for indoor use only, the Avio oak stool can still be used in more humid areas like a bathroom.
Designer: Kazushige Miyake
Miyake Design is a studio established in 2005 by Kazushige Miyake. The design firm completes a wide range of projects for well-known brands. Projects include furniture, lighting and home accessories for Muji; audio products for Yamaha; alarm clocks for Stelton; and headphones for Pioneer DJ. The studio has designed objects as varied as pens, bicycles, kitchenware, and timepieces. All of the designs, however, share some crucial details: minimalist...
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