08 Apr '11, 7pm

Best of Inhabitat: Living, Growing Chairs Take The Term "Green Furniture ...: From the Pooktre Chair made out of...

Best of Inhabitat: Living, Growing Chairs Take The Term "Green Furniture ...: From the Pooktre Chair made out of...

Feeling lazy? You might want to get someone to push you around on this grassy human transporter chaise . And if you're not keen on having to dispose of your unwanted furniture when you're done with it, why not give these mushroom implanted chairs a try? After a few years, the stool will be overtaken by the fungus and eventually biodegrade on its own. Last but not least, DIYers might want to try their hands at this easy kit that lets you mold the grass and dirt on your lawn into a verdant armchair.

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