Binary-Chair01.jpg Binary-Chair02.jpg

Out of all of the PCB furniture I’ve seen, I think these Binary Chairs use the beige box materials most creatively. The computer case frame, the woven seats made from ethernet and ribbon cable– swoon!



BNR011000110110100001100001011010010111001001- 00110001 (low chair with cushion)

BNR011000110110100001100001011010010111001001- 00110010 (high back chair)

[via Core77]

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Patrick O’Beirne Jr

    wow those are cool

    oh btw go brooklyn!

  • Rob T Firefly

    These are beautiful!

  • ambiguator

    cool pieces of art.
    would not want to stub my toe, hit my shin, or rest my arm on one of these…

  • Anonymous

    Looking mighty comfy, they are(n’t)…

  • Helen Mcilroy

    This is so cool. I wish I had one of these in my work room.

  • paintings&sculpture

    good use for old computers

  • AndrewS

    This is so cool. I wish I had one of these in my hackerspace.

  • Michael Kelly

    I have a scar on my right index finger from high school where I tried to unscrew the side panel of an old PC, slid and took a chunk of skin off, those pc side panels and pointy pcb corners don’t look super welcoming :)