We have been very busy here in the Floyd Lab! We’re currently developing four new products (well three totally new products & one updated product)! Here are some pics of what we’ve been working on over the last couple months. We’ve got new legs, frames, prototypes, shapes, sizes, materials, and plenty of new ideas. Take […]
When prototyping a new mechanism, sometimes we find that something we use every day can be a starting point for a new prototype. Sometimes the simplest things around you are actually very intentional pieces of design that once you take a deeper look are very clever mechanisms. This week we’ve been working on a way […]
We’re still prototyping, but getting closer to a final design. Heres’s a couple of shots from our recent proto where we’re testing a new structural system.
We’re cooking up some new prototypes in the lab today.
We have received a quite a few inquiries about the cushions on the new Floyd Sofa, with people wondering how the cushions stay in place. The short answer is that the cushions stay right where they’re supposed to – no sliding! The long answer is this: The design of the sofa features a flat main […]
Ever since we launched with The Floyd Leg, we’ve been keen on avoiding the need for tools to assemble our products. It’s something we’ve long believed in, and for good reason. Tools can be a hassle – not everyone has tools at home, the tools included with products are often cheaply made and easy to […]
Testing production samples for tolerance fit yesterday.
A couple of snaps from the development of the packaging for the Sofa Chaise legs..
..Chris. He’s working on something today ..
While researching the best fabric to use for The Floyd Sofa, we wanted something that would be super easy to clean, but also environmentally and health safe. The fabric we chose has a stain-resistant technology, which means our fabrics go great with coffee, wine, or ice cream. All that’s needed to clean most spills is […]