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London Design Festival 2008 (4) Boiled Leather Stools - Simon Hasan - Chairblog.eu
Via Freshome: Boiled Leather Stools – Simon Hasan Medieval knights and soldiers once wore boiled leather or cuir bouilli armor. Thick leather was boiled in water,oil or wax. The treated leather remained soft enough for it to be molded into various shapes. The hardened leather with a wood-like consistency provided some protection against bludgeoning blows. … Continue reading "London Design Festival 2008 (4) Boiled Leather Stools – Simon Hasan"