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Can you believe George Nelson designed this daybed in 1948?

George Nelson Green Couch The color is great. The style is so modern. It functions well, as a sleeper and a couch. It's sleek. George Nelson is best known for his incredibly simple yet stunning clock designs (which he designed with the aid of other icons such as Buckminster Fuller and Isamu Noguchi) but his other designs, such as the Marshmellow Couch, are equally original, inventive and praiseworthy.

George Nelson's Marshmellow Couch

Designers who name things like the "Marshmellow Couch" have me at hello. 


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