Balance stool strengthens your core while you work

balance stool
© Darryl Agawin

We spend far too much time sitting. That's why TreeHugger has shown so much "active furniture" like Darryl Agawin's No Sweat line. Now the Vancouver designer is back with a new idea, the Balance Stool.

Darryl with chairLloyd Alter/CC BY 2.0

Darryl writes:

The Balance Stool incorporates an innovative "wobble" seat, which enables passive strengthening and balance exercises for the user. The "wobble" seat can also be removed for balance exercises on any hard surface.

Balance Stool - No, Sweat! Collection by Darryl Agawin from Darryl Agawin on Vimeo.

The Balance Stool's clean lines fit into any work environment and its solid ash construction makes for a durable furniture piece that can stand up to repeated active use. The natural soap finish provides a smooth rocking seat and an easy to clean surface. The visually simplistic stool utilizes CNC production techniques to provide simple assembly for the end user.

Darryl on stoolLloyd Alter/CC BY 2.0

So instead of just sitting there, you can strengthen your core and improve your posture. Nicely done. More at Darryl Agawin; found at IIDEX

Balance stool strengthens your core while you work
Because you can't just sit there.

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