Sustainable. Green. Eco-friendly. These pro-Earth words mean the world to today’s design lovers! Which is why it was only a matter of time before cardboard furniture became a functional and stylish way to use recyclable materials while celebrating modern design at its best. Cardboard? Yes, cardboard! Companies such as Karton are taking cardboard furniture design to new heights, incorporating geometry and sturdiness into each piece.
Many cardboard furnishings are super affordable, shipping in packs to maximize your money! However, we can’t discount the showpieces that mix design and art. And those come with a substantial price tag. Below we feature an array of unforgettable cardboard designs, from the most budget-friendly pieces to those priceless museum-worthy selections. Cardboard furnishings ship easily, they travel well, and when you decide you no longer need them, they can be recycled. And you can’t beat that!
We start with the seating. Is cardboard sturdy enough to support human weight? You betcha! The power is in the design, like the solid construction of the Hex Stool from Karton. These stools assemble in seconds. And you can’t beat the price of $78 for 6!
Ready to be dazzled? With the many facets of a gemstone, the Bravais Chair from Lazerian was inspired by natural forms, such as the intricate geometry of a wasp’s nest. Yet rather than housing wasps, this chair is fit for an Eco-friendly king!
Nature’s crystalline structures are once again reflected in this Radiolarian Sofa from Lazerian. As mentioned in the product description, “over two thousand components were hand cut and glued together to create [this piece].” Which is why it’s priced accordingly at around $20,000…