Your chess game jumps off the board and into your living room with this stylized Pawn Stool. This sculptural end stool was designed by Gus* Modern and is constructed with precision-cut wood veneer. An eminently functional design, this design is also made socially useful, as for each table purchased Fab will make a small donation to City Harvest, an organization dedicated to rescuing food for hungry New Yorkers.
Canadian industrial engineer David Podsiadlo launched Toronto-based Gus* Design Group in a basement with two friends in 2002. The company’s furniture and lighting offer a contemporary take on mid-century archetypes. Using simple yet original profiles, tailored lines, and honest materials, its unfussy pieces incorporate practical purpose with quality construct
Stool features clear-coat finish.
City Harvest regularly gives food to nearly 600 community programs, a service complemented by programs that address longer-term issues that surround hunger in New York City.