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Hugh Hayden's balls-y FUNature
Hugh Hayden's FUNature wins the "wacky and whimsical award" hands down at BKLYN DESIGNS 2009. Here's a video that shows why.
Mon, May 18, 2009 at 07:35 PM
As you'll see in the below video (via Inhabitots
), when Brooklyn-based designer Hugh Hayde
n serves he really
Hayden's Tennis Ball Chair — yep, it's made from reclaimed tennis balls — generated some positive, ahem, racket, at the 2009 BKLYN DESIGNS
show the other week. Like the rest of the balls-y pieces in Hayden's FUNature line, it's a bit over-the-top for my restrained, terrible-at-tennis taste, but this looker managed to pick up the show's "Most Innovative Use of Materials" award. And yes, you can even buy your own at The Future Perfect
in the Willamsburg section of Brooklyn.
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