Blooey / Hobbel

Hobbel is the beautiful essence of a rocking horse. Its iconic
shape is both fun to play with and a wonderful design object
encouraging kids to develop their own fantasy world while
fitting perfectly in a design-minded interior.

Design: Remko Verhaagen
Engineering: Stephen Boom
Business: Steven Barten
Photography: Blooey
Specs: Powder coated metal
Charity: CliniClowns

Part of Blooey's Create Beauty Do Good collection.

Hobbel / White Knight in high gloss white powder coated steel.

Hobbel / White Knight in high gloss white powder coated steel.

Hobbel / Fire Brigade with detail of CE certified safety 'horse shoes'.

Hobbel / Fire Brigade with detail of CE certified safety 'horse shoes'.

Hobbel / Fire Brigade

Hobbel / Fire Brigade

Hobbel / Silver Prince

Hobbel / Silver Prince

Hobbel / White Knight

Hobbel / White Knight

Production / A combination of CNC and traditional bending techniques is used to make the frame.

Production / A combination of CNC and traditional bending techniques is used to make the frame.

Production / It takes a lot of craftsmanship (and patience) to make 12 perfect welds.

Production / It takes a lot of craftsmanship (and patience) to make 12 perfect welds.

Production / The connections are sanded and polished until they are invisible.

Production / The connections are sanded and polished until they are invisible.

Production / Every Hobbel is carefully finished by hand.

Production / Every Hobbel is carefully finished by hand.

Hobbel / Super Zebra (WWF charity concept edition)

Hobbel / Super Zebra (WWF charity concept edition)