Soraia Gomes Teixeira, a Portuguese designer from Oporto, has collaborated with Burel Mountain Originals to originate the Xia Stool, that substances an accordion-like detail below the seat.
The designer desired to revitalize a frequent object, like a stool, thru the energy of sound, and she chose a sound has an in depth association with musical devices as various as the concertina or the plastic hammers used in São João’s aged festivities in Oporto.
Soraia Gomes mentions, “Xia Stool is a fun object that makes of us smile and unleashes their imagination. The repeat A comes always different in each and every “xia” so that you’ll never take a seat down bored again.”
The stool is fabricated from wooden, Burel and 100% Pure Sheep Wool, and likewise you’d also hear how the stool sounds – right here.