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Tokyo Designers Week: Hotei Chair, Hotei Stool

Furniture made out of water hyacinth, a type of plant that grows very quickly around rivers and lakes, and is usually seen as a nuisance.

Design: Toshiyuki Kita (I.D.K Design Laboratory Ltd.)

Related: 2012 Tokyo Designers Week chair