The chair’s soft and volumetric shape and size combine beautifully to create clear lines that enhance the attention to design. The volume just below the seat lines suggests an added padding and tremendous comfort. It is easy to see that the shape is reminiscent of kid’s cartoons. The world famous “Kinder Surprise”, collection of toys was the true inspiration behind the “HIPPO” name given to the chair.It’s a friendly looking chair for all ages, that can be used at home and in public places;the chair’s frame is made of steel, padded in polyurethane material covered with real leather or soft fabric.
This Hippo Chair by Ukrainian designer Vasiliy Butenko looks very comfortable and friendly! Here’s a description from him: