Astonish your friends with a chair upholstered in Lumpfish skin (top). `It’s very tactile, feels just like leather, it’s not slimy or slippery like you’d think,’ says sales director Jim Francis. But electric eels may prefer the two electric chairs kept after New York abolished capital punishment. At Ãº166 000 a piece, they executed 700 people. Seconds of comfort guaranteed.
Designed in collaboration with Stockholm-based studio Teenage Engineering, the collection aims to “democratise light and sound at home” with affordable modular pieces.
When the world’s biggest artists have a vision for virtual reality, London-based Acute Art provides the platform to make it possible.
Cape Town-based design conference and festival Design Indaba returns next month promising a special edition to celebrate 25 years.
The Yoto Player — a connected speaker with a light-up smiley face — can play stories, music, radio and podcasts for children.