French designer Benjamin Graindorge crafted this “FallenTree” bench from glass and the remains of an oak. “Wood is a living material, the industrial tool I use as a designer has rationalized it, and it has become an effective material,” he says. “The FallenTree bench is intended to reveal the wood’s DNA, to express its deepest nature by attempting to highlight the living fiber it is made of, I want to expose and bring it to life to reveal its primal identity: strong, indomitable and above all magnificent. (More info: Benjamin Graindorge)