1. Net Stools by Stray Dog Designs, $375 each.

Papier-mâché from recycled materials, reinforced with iron, hand-painted with low-VOC paint, 19 inches high. Available in 13 colors at Zella Brown, 1444 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-276-1746.


2. Paper Buffet by Studio Job for Mooi, $3,126.

Papier-mâché and cardboard over aluminum honeycomb panels, 35½ inches high, at Haute Living, 222 W. Kinzie St., 312-329-9000.


3. Paper Side Table by Matt Gagnon Studio, $2,800.

Laser-cut recycled paper with acrylic paint accents, sealed with linseed oil finish, 20 inches high. At 360SEE Gallery, 1924 N. Damen Ave., 773-698-6340.