Collection by Aileen Kwun

Modern Swings and Hammocks


Swing into the summer season with these pieces made for shooting the breeze.

Inspired by skateboards, the swing seats are made of European oak.
An Egg swing from Patricia Urquiola’s Maia collection for Kettal sits in the garden.
Campbell’s Little Bird swing flies high alongside modern classics like the Eames shell chairs and Saarinen Tulip table.
In addition to a swing, Cal's room features Maija & Kristina Isola's Sola bedding for Marimekko.
This trapeze was made by my trapeze teacher when I was living in San Francisco and going to circus school.
This minimalist home outside of Antwerp was designed by AIDarchitecten with a simple black swing hanging underneath its...
Maintaining a connection to their wooded backyard was an important consideration for the Edstorms.
Two-year-old Annika and five-year-old Soren make music on the "nap swing," a popular hangout spot for kids and adults...
A second green roof is planted with sedum and plays host to one of the family’s favorite spots: a hammock.
At one end of the space, which is topped by a barrel ceiling, a hammock offers a tantalizingly cozy place to nap.
Julie, James, and Christian enjoy an unexpected bonus of living in a house on stilts—–a pair of swings suspended from...
“Having diagonal wood slats make spaces more dynamic, and in a way enable greater use of the material,” Pereira says.