March/April 2011

Cabourn folding chair

Named after the British fashion designer Nigel Cabourn, who creates garments with an expeditionary aesthetic, the Cabourn folding chair, by New York City - based designer Richard Wrightman, takes cues from the glory days of yore. "I'm a designer and maker of modern campaign furniture," says Wrightman. "While there's always a nod to the past in what I do, my aim is to bring the idea forward so that it's fresh and contemporary.