CONCEPT

Kangaroo is an elegant and portable swing/rocking chair for indoor and outdoor use. Thanks to its' sleek design it smoothly integrates into the living space and materials. Such as elastic fiber which shapes according to the weight of the baby allows it to embrace him/her like the hug of Mother. Due to its' light aluminum structure and hinge mechanism it is portable and can be transferred easily from one room to another as well as outdoors.

 

Keywords

Elegant, portable, embracing, easily adjustable, indoor and outdoor usage.

 

 

 

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2014.KANGAROO

Italy/Domus Academy/ made for fisher price/ collaboration with BML /workshop/project leader Miriam Mirri (Alessi Designer)

 

 

2014.HUG

Italy/Domus Academy/ made for fisher price/ collaboration with BML /workshop/project leader Miriam Mirri (Alessi Designer)

 

 

 

 

 

INSPIRATION 

Inspiration comes from the lap of mothers because it is a place where everyone is surely tasted. Mother’s arms. represents love and loyalty

 

CONCEPT 

Hug reflects the shape of the arms and heart. The form of the design gives the represents emotions and memories. It can be used for 1 to 5 year old kids and the most important part of this project is the interaction between the mother and the child which is missing in technological rock chairs.

 

PRODUCTION

The structure is made by metal tubes and they are produced by Bml which makes collaboration with fisher price. The heart corners are made by a plastic molding and a sitting unit made by flexible plywood  or plastic.

HEART +             = LOVE