Creative IKEA Dalfred Stool Design



If you’re familiar with the original design of IKEA’s Dalfred Stool than you’ll probably be puzzled when seeing this one. It’s the same chair but with a twist. You can find it on IKEA Hackers. It’s basically the original IKEA Dalfred Stool but with a fresh new look. The change consists in a strange addition.

Since the saddle is not one of the most comfortable seating units in the world, or at least that’s what some people say, someone though of incorporating it into the stool’s design. It seems like a strange choice. A stool should be comfortable, not disturbing. Still, those who experienced this chair declared that it’s as smooth as it gets. It’s a crazy and strange design and one would wonder why in the world would someone want to do something like this. Well, some people don’t really need a reason. They just follow their instincts and hope for the best.

And here’s a more detailed description from the developers of this project. In order to obtain this new design, they first had to replace the seat of the Dalfred stool with the Brooks B135 leather bicycle saddle. The saddle is beautiful, brad and bouncy so it seemed like a good choice. They had to grind away some plastic at the top of the mounting post to expose the metal frame of the right diameter and to fix the saddle to it. That”s pretty much it. It was a creative and out-of-the-box idea.


Published by in Sofa and Chair, on December 15th, 2011

WHAT DO YOU GUYS THINK?

About us

Homedit.com is a website that offers you the latest and greatest news/articles/features in architecture, interior design and furniture.Since we launched we collected more than 10,000 unique articles with more than 60,000 pictures & ideas...

Homedit is not a retail shop, nor do we sell anything from this website. We try to direct you to a website with every post, so that you can inquire directly.... read more.

Advertising

Submit a design

We are interested in interior design , architecture, furniture and lighting, but it can be anything, as long as it's about home.

Email to stefan.lucian{at}hotmail.com with the following info:

  • A brief description 200 words or more
  • A link to a website is always good
  • Email as many large photos as you have