Etsy TV Advert features Savannah Rocker

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Shadow Jewellery

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Black Resin 'Thinking Cat' Earrings

A new selection of elegant jewellery by Designer/Maker Jolyon Yates
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Savannah Rocker at Timothy Mark

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Savannah Rocker at Timothy Mark in New Quebec St, London W1
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London Design Festival 2010

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Made to Sit : Timothy Mark
Update : Ocean Rocker wins Timothy Mark, ‘Best of Show’ !
16-26 September 2010
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Wooden Handled Rubber Stamps

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Crafts Council and London Design Festival 2010

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Tables and Chairs : New Contemporary Voices in Wood
Few and Far, Brompton Road, London
18-26 September 2010
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ODEChair at Newgate Gallery, York

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ODEChair at the charming Newgate Gallery in the Shambles, York
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'Inspired by Nature, Crafted by Hand'

Journal Newspaper Article, Karen Wilson

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Photo : The Chronicle

Jolyon Yates has gone from designing cars and boats to cutting-edge sculptural furniture. Karen Wilson speaks to the Whitley Bay Designer about his new venture ODEChair. At first glance you'd be forgiven for thinking Jolyon Yates's work was simply sculptural art. But the 41 year-old Designer has managed to fuse form and function perfectly with his stunning curved furniture, which is influenced by the natural world around him. After launching ODEChair last year, his designs has created a buzz among the design world on the internet and been picked up by International design publications, winning a Gold award from
Craft&Design Magazine. Their also on display at Newcastle's Biscuit Factory. It's no surprise though when you consider his design pedigree ...
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Gold Award, Wood and Metal
Craft&Design Selected Magazine

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I’m delighted to receive the
craft&design Selected Gold Award for Wood and Metal 2009
Thank you so much to
craft&design and all those who voted for ODEChair
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Savannah Rocker Stars in Play, L'Initiatrice

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Photo : Christopher Louergli

The Savannah Rocker is starring in the play L’Initiatrice by Pietro Pizzuti. The play, Directed by Guy Theunissen stars the actresses Babetida Sadjo and Florence Crick. It runs from 9th September to 31 October, 2009 at Théâtre Le Public in Brussels, Belgium.

”To explain briefly the context, this chair would be the only piece of theatre set, on a naked stage, with 2 beautiful actresses” describes Assistant Director Cachou Kirsch.

“To one of them, the chair represents the only memory she's kept from her deceased lover, who was a cabinet-maker . So it [The Rocking Chair] is nearly a third character, with a very emotional dimension”.
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ODE Wall Decals Store now here at ODEChair !

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Six months have passed and we’re now selling ODE Wall and Window
Decals here at our own Decal Store at ODEChair
You can also find them at
If you haven’t yet seen our collection of charming craft-made vinyl wall and window decals yet, check them out
here !

A small selection below
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ODEChair @ Biscuit Factory Summer Exhibition

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Press Release, 8 June 2009

We're pleased to announce
Series 3 of the ODEChairs rocking chairs and stools : the Savannah Rocker III, Ocean Rocker III, Leaf Stool III and various new Stingray Stools. The revisions amount to evolutions in form, utility, construction and finish.
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Jolyon Yates launches ODEChair Project

Press Release : 2/5/08

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ODEChair by Jolyon Yates

ODE is a lyrical poem that pays respect to that which inspired it

The subject of that respect is those who have lent thoughts, inspiration or kindness in the development of these pieces; friends and family, mother nature; the Atlantic Ocean; Northumberland; New Zealand; the rain

Specifically, this ODE is to those that we meet and learn from on our journeys
In a world of loveless volume manufacturing, ODEChair products display soul by reflecting the care and honesty with which they have been conceived and crafted Read More ...

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