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Designed by Mohanad Belal, stool is inspired by colored paper clip. The base looks like a paper clip with its pastel color finishing. But I think it will looks more interesting if he create the base based on original paper clip shape. More description by Mohanad Belal:

The design was inspired from a coloured paper clip, an instrument used to hold sheets of paper together, usually made of steel wire bent to a looped shape. Most paper clips are variations of the Gem type introduced in the 1890s or earlier, characterized by the almost two full loops made by the wire. Common to paper clips proper is their utilization of torsion and elasticity in the wire, and friction between wire and paper. When a moderate number of sheets are inserted between the two “tongues” of the clip, the tongues will be forced apart and cause torsion in the bend of the wire to grip the sheets together.

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