Mannequin No.’s new Platform Collection, which incorporates these chairs and occasional desk, is made in California and is made with upcycled wool blends, ethically-sourced feathers, and FSC-certified hardwood.
OAKLAND, Calif. – Mannequin No., an organization that makes 3D-printed customized furnishings, is now taking pre-order reservations for its new Platform Collection which incorporates ottomans, espresso tables, chairs and sofas.
A workforce of designers, led by Mannequin No. design director, Michael Vance, previously of RH, Williams Sonoma and The Hole, searched the marketplace for sustainable, non-toxic and sturdy supplies like natural, GOLS-certified natural latex foam comprised of sap of rubber bushes, 100% wool and upcycled wool blends, ethically-sourced feathers, and FSC-certified hardwood. None of those supplies have added flame retardants and different dangerous chemical substances frequent in furnishings at present.
“We created the Platform Collection to be the head of design and sustainability,” mentioned Vance. “It was extraordinarily essential for us to make sure every materials we selected was pure and sturdy. We spent months perfecting the design to offer prospects with an ultra-luxurious, subtle couch that can concurrently be probably the most elegant, non-toxic and eco-friendly piece of their properties.”
In response to the U.S. Environmental Safety Company, Unstable Natural Compounds (VOCs), the chemical substances absorbed by furnishings within the manufacturing course of, could have short- and long-term hostile well being results on people.
“At Mannequin No., we firmly imagine that nice design shouldn’t be poisonous,” mentioned Phillip Raub, Mannequin No. CEO. “Our prospects are searching for high-quality merchandise which might be wholesome for them, their households and the setting, and we really feel that they shouldn’t should sacrifice type to realize that. The Mannequin No. Platform Collection will set the usual for sustainable luxurious and change into what customers count on from the furnishings business, and our home manufacturing practices will be sure that we are able to ship wholesome, high-quality merchandise sooner than our rivals.”
The primary launch of the Platform Collection will probably be totally customizable to every buyer’s particular person aesthetic preferences and the house of their residence, from materials to wooden varieties to configurations. The chairs and the espresso desk can complement the couch in a bigger room or be used to make a classy lounging house in a smaller condominium. Mannequin No. prospects can even count on future expansions of the Platform Collection and its choices.
The Platform Collection merchandise are produced domestically and on-demand in Mannequin No.’s California micro-factory, which eliminates the carbon footprint of manufacturing and importing from abroad. The native manufacturing additionally streamlines the transport and supply course of right down to roughly 12 weeks, from order to cargo.
All prospects who e book a reservation will obtain complimentary white-glove supply to their residence.