HUG

Upholstered Rocking Seating

Shih-Ya Fiona Wu

May 2020

68.90"(W) x 39.75"(H) x 34.20"(D)

Maple, velvet, terry, foam, plywood 

HUG  is an upholstered rocking seating that you hug and ride on it.

The texture and the rocking motion bring pleasant and warmth to its users. 

Personifying interactions

of receiving love

The sitting posture and the

rocking motion mimic a warm hug

Design Highlight

INSPIRATION

SKETCHING

Volume Studies

Prototypes of HUG had been modified again and again until the most comfortable postures were found.

Every single dimension was carefully considered with ergonomics and anthropometrics.

FORM EXPLORING

FABRIC SELECTION

& CONSTRUCTION

BUILDING PROCESS

RENDERINGs

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DIMENSIONS