Loll Designs, the maker of made-in-Minnesota outdoor furniture, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mac Plumstead as the company’s new and first-ever design director.
In this new role, Plumstead will continue Loll’s commitment to original design, sustainability and creativity in outdoor furniture.
Plumstead, a Minnesota resident, brings over a decade of design innovation and leadership to Team Loll, joining award-winning self-founded design studio McCarty Quinn, where he worked with companies such as Herman Miller, Tuohy Furniture, Umbra, and more. His relationship with Loll began six years ago as an external designer for the brand.
âOriginal, functional design has always been the foundation of Loll, from its iconic lounge chairs to its recent growth in plush seating collections. Says Kirt Martin, Creative Director of Landscape Forms and Loll Designs. âAs Loll continues to outpace and grow alongside consumer demand for outdoor furniture and accessories, Mac’s experience will be a valuable asset in taking their products to a new level of quality and sustainable design. “
In this new role, Plumstead will establish a dedicated design department within the company, embracing Loll’s environmental ethics and using thoughtful and original ideas as well as unique materials to create innovative, fun and high-quality products. quality proudly made in the USA.
âMac is a perfect fit for Loll, with common values ââand goals,â says Brian King, Director of Brand and Marketing. âNot only does he bring a unique talent to the field, but he also understands and connects to Loll’s deep passion for modern materiality, the outdoors and our community. “
Plumstead is a graduate of the Cranbrook Academy of Art with an MA in 3D Design, as well as a long-time advocate of sustainable, material-driven processes. As a Minnesota resident, he understands Loll’s dedicated audience and appreciation for the outdoors. He currently lives in Saint Paul with his wife and children, where he enjoys running, gardening and enjoying nature with his family and friends.