Firstcall Chair: Converse in privacy


The trend of the open office floorplan, while critiqued of late, definitely isn't going anywhere, so finding a little privacy at work remains tricky. A mundane task like calling in a prescription refill can suddenly feel like an overshare moment with coworkers.

Dutch designer Ruud Van De Wier’s Firstcall chair is a one-person-at-a-time hideout, designed specifically for making a personal phone call. The chair is the furniture equivalent of a Do Not Disturb sign, only shaped like a giant, cartoon phone and clad in a special sound-absorbing upholstery for privacy.

Read the full story at Fast Company Design. Firstcall Chair Converse In Privacy 1

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