Hanger Chair
Philippe Malouin Design Tuesday 28 May 2013

The name "Occasional Furniture" should be self-explanatory, but in many case it is incorrect. These pieces tend to lie around the house, stacked in a corner, or in an unused room. When space is an issue, as is often the case for most European city dwellers, an object such as a folding chair will clutter up the precious available space.

The Hanger Chair is a folding chair based on one of the ultimate storage systems: the modest hanger. It allows us to store clothes in an orderly fashion. Most houses or flats are equipped with a wardrobe to receive the object.

By morphing the function of the hanger with that of the folding chair, a new hybrid is born: a Hanger Chair that has a function, even when not in use, to store our clothes in an orderly fashion.