Hippo Pouf

Sale price$287.00 USD

Material: Fabric


color: Funny 110

Hippo Pouf

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Design Inspiration

Isn’t it nice surprise to see a fluffy, lazy hippo emerge from floor? An unexpected encounter that is sweet and sad at the same time. The inhabitants of this world are suffering because of human behavior. Among them are hippos that have lost their habitat due to drought.

At Grado’s invitation and with great support, YUUE design studio uses design to raise such awareness while offering a creative interior design solution. With full love for hippos in his heart, designer Weng Xinyu carefully shapes the hippo so that the animal is lively and lovable. At the same time, it serves as an inviting seating object with a full decorative purpose.

2024 German Design Award Winner

The Hippo Pouf has been honored as a 2024 German Design Award Winner. This innovative piece of furniture combines playful design with exceptional functionality, making it a standout in contemporary home decor. Its unique shape and high-quality materials ensure it is both a stylish and practical addition to any space.

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Multifunctional Hippo Pouf

Our Hippo Pouf is ideal to be placed in a living room, kids room, nursery or playroom; Adults and kids alike will fall in love with this adorable Hippo Pouf.

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The Perfect Gift for Kids

This charming hippo pouf, with its adorable and lifelike hippo design, is full of childlike whimsy. It’s the ideal companion for children, bringing happiness and entertainment to your home. Whether for playtime or relaxation, the Hippo Pouf will delight kids and add a playful touch to any room.

High-Quality Fabric

The grid-like texture of the fabric mimics the cracked appearance of drought-stricken land, serving as a reminder of the importance of ecological protection while adding to the pouf's adorable aesthetic.

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Lightweight and Portable

Weighing less than 13 pounds, it is easy for kids to move around and enjoy anywhere they like.

 hippo pouf designer wengxinyu


Weng Xinyu was born in 1987 in Taizhou,China.He graduated from CUC in Beijing majoring in German Studies, after which he studied product design at Bauhaus University Weimar,Germany.After exhibiting his graduate projects works at various design fairs,he co-founded YUUE design studio to practice his design ideas.In 2022,Weng Xinyu became a German citizen.

YUUE is a Berlin-based design studio that reimagines objects for daily life.YUUE explores human-object relationships with special emphasis on interactivity and emotion.YUUE also uses design to intervene in environmental and social issues to express an independent attitude. YUUE was honored as the "Top 50 German Designer"by AD Germany and "Emerging Design Star"by AD China in 2016. YUUE's works have been nominated for various design awards including German Design Award and Dezeen Design Award.ct design at Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany. After exhibiting his graduate projects works at various design fairs, he co-founded YUUE design studio to practice his design ideas. In 2022, Weng Xinyu became a German citizen.

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