• BOOK SHELF BAR STOOL | After observing how people read at the breakfast bar, this stool provides a convenient and unique place to store newspapers, magazines and books 
  • A quirky looking stool designed to make astatement whilst having the added functionality of storing the reading materialoften used whilst sat eating at the breakfast bar
  • The triangular shape allows severalmagazines, newspapers & books to be stored securely and the open right handside acts as a bookmark when an open paper is draped over it
  • Theanodised aluminium construction gives good strength to weight properties andallows for various colour options, completing the quirky look of the stool
  • Having decided on a triangularconfiguration for storing the media, I created Photoshop visuals of the sixchosen concepts from which to choose one to develop further
  • The focus of the early conceptualisationwas around which way was best to stack and store the books, newspapers andmagazines whilst maintaining a visually appealing product
  • The idea behind the MANTIS came fromobserving how often people read newspapers or magazines at breakfast bars whichare usually narrow places with little room for clutter