Like most people, as summer approaches you start to think about sitting in your garden. For instance, what about a nice garden table and chairs set? And being into upcycling one should only want upcycle design furniture.
Lounging on an upcycled wine barrel
Well, luckily I came across a Dutch company called Barrel Atelier, based in Wezep. They make these incredibly cool and authentic-looking upcycle Wine Barrel Furniture [Fb] pieces. From tables to chairs to coffee tables and even a bench.
Photos © Barrel Atelier
Barrel Atelier takes these used barrels and upcycles them. “These transport barrels of 225 liters are made of white American quarter-sawn oak, 95 cm high and 69 cm thick in diameter, with a 25 to 30 mm thick wall. The Barrels are from France and were filled with red wine for 2 to 6 years.”
This barrel furniture is another great example of what can be done by upcycling used wine barrels. If you want to see more upcycle design made from wine barrels like just have a look here, from companies like San Patrignano and Stil Novo Design.
I’m sure a barrel lounge set by Barrel Atelier will look great in any garden.
Design by Barrel Atelier
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