DWR’s Annual Popped Corks

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See, we’re not always about stock market goings-ons and other such business when it comes to Design Within Reach. Case in point, Popgadget‘s got a nice story up about their annual Champagne Chair Contest. Here’s a bit:

Design Within Reach sponsors a fun design contest every year. The public is invited to design and build a chair using only the corks, foils, and labels of two champagne bottles. The sponsor this year was Veuve-Cliquot Champagne, and the majority of the chairs produced shows nice flashes of color from the yellow labels. The have been announced and will be making a tour of sixteen US cities this spring.