When I was in college, I watched a bunch of different surgeries being performed in the operating room. The thing that sticks out in my mind is just how long doctors have to spend standing in one single location, without moving.
The past decade has seen a rise in sit to stand desks. A California startup called Altwork wants to take your working habit to the final frontier: lying down. The Altwork Station has lots of motorized and mechanical moving parts that let you work in practically any position you want.
I spend the majority of my work time sitting in front of the screen of my computer. And while I try to stand up from time to time, the reality is that most of us still spend quite a bit of time sitting while working.
Three years ago, we checked out the Locus, an expensive standing desk with a stool. Wayne Yeager’s LeanChair is another alternative to standing desks. Instead of letting you rest on your butt, it has a backrest and a footrest, allowing you to lean back while standing.
Every office needs a guardian. A protector. You can be that hero thanks to this sweet Batman Classic Chair Cape. Make sure you spin around and give it lots of flourish.
This cape for your chair is 24-inches long, and includes an adjustable hook and loop belt that will fit most size chairs.
Iron Man’s Hulkbuster exoskeleton is one of the most teased goodies in Avengers: Age of Ultron, and it’s even more impressive in the movie. For its latest episode, Super-Fan Builds turned the oversized suit of armor into a cute high chair.
Designer Maximo Riera has a penchant for making furniture that looks like animals. With creations like the octopus chair, his designs have generally been fit for the villain from am Austin Powers movie. The Hippopotamus chair on the other hand… well maybe this would be Fat Bastard’s seat.
Awwww. It’s a little Batman sitting on a Bat-Throne. This would definitely be the best seat in the house for kids. This was a school project created by James Todd for his 3D design class at Stoke Damerel Community College.
Do you have a ton of old magazines or newspapers lying around? Well, you are probably a hoarder, but here is some good news. You can put those old magazines to good use and turn them into a stool with the Hockenheimer Magazine Stool.
A picture speaks a thousand words, but so does a shadow. At first glance, Yaara Derkel’s Coppelius chair doesn’t look like much. Sure, it has fancy cutouts on the rest and on the seat, but nothing too interesting or detailed that you’d actually consider it to be art.
If you are considering becoming an evil villain with a Scorpion theme, I think we found your next office chair. Anyone who enters your lair will immediately be put in their place. You don’t want to screw up when your boss has a killer chair like this.
Bionic pants. Yes, they actually exist. They will let you jump like Mario, lift heavy loads like Donkey Kong. And unfortunately, make you look like a dork. Anyway, these pants don’t really let you do anything superhuman.
This antique chair restoration is all kinds of cute and hilarious. Redditor reallylovely saw a beat up chair at an antique shop and immediately saw it’s potential. The Adventure Time was already there, it just needed to be brought to the surface.