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Furniture Friday : Cantilever Chair

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Designed by  Dutch architect, Mart Stam in 1926, who was awarded the European patent for the Cantilever chair. He created this chair with  commercial gas pipes and joint fittings.
They were used for the first time in 1927 in the Weissenhof-Siedlung in Stuttgart.

 

Furniture Friday – Papasan Chair

It's hard to improve on the fresh, natural, calming comfort of a Pier 1 Papasan Chair, but this soft, durable Papasan cushion in a brightly colored boho-inspired floral print puts a refreshing twist on a timeless classic.:   Image Credit: Pier1


PAPASAN CHAIR


 


Pier One - These are my favorite chairs <3: Also known as the “Bowl Chair”. It is an unusual chair in the shape of a hemisphere, with upholstered seat cushion.


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It is an iconic furniture design from the 50s, and is still popular around the world.
With a soft cushion which provides a complete rest, the chair design allows you to find your comfortable cozy position.The “Papasan chair” is typically 35-60 inches wide and 35 inches deep.

 

 

Furniture Friday – Swan Chair

 

Swan chairs designed by Arne Jacobsen:
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SWAN CHAIR


TRIWA inspo Limited Edition Fritz Hansen's Choice - The Swan™ ǁ Fritz Hansen products: The Swan™ by Arne Jacobsen.:
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The Swan Chair designed by Arne Jacobsen for the lobby and lounge areas at the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, in 1958.


 

Available in a wide range of fabric and leather upholstery. The star base is made of aluminum mounted on a satin polished steel pedestal. The shells are made of a synthetic material, padded with cold-cured foam.

Furniture Friday: EGG™ Lounge Chair

 

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EGG™ Lounge Chair


A reclining chair designed by Arne Jacobsen, and manufactured by Fritz Hansen in 1958,for Radisson SAS hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark.


 

The egg series also consists of a foot stool that complements the chair.
Both upholstered in fabric or leather on a steel frame is limited editions, due to the difficulty in making them.

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The  Egg chair is also been used in one of the McDonald outlets
in London, and at the boarding  area of San Francisco International Airport.

 

 

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Furniture Friday – The Barcelona Chair

Barcelona chair in a reading room/space https://emfurn.com:
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Barcelona Chair cognac - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe:
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BARCELONA CHAIR



Designed by German Designers Mies Van Der Rohe and Lilly Reich in 1929.


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It is is made up of a Bovine Leather supported on a steel frame.

DIMENSIONS

CONSTRUCTION AND DETAILS

  • Upholstered with 40 individual panels. Individual panels are cut, hand-welted, and hand-tufted with leather buttons produced from a single cowhide. Cushions are premium quality, highly resilient urethane foam with down-like dacron polyester fiberfill
  • Upholstery straps are cowhide belting leather. Sides are dyed to match specified upholstery color. 17 straps are used for cushion support
  • Frame is polished chrome hand-ground and hand-buffed to a mirror finish. Upholstery straps attached with aluminum rivets
  • The KnollStudio logo and signature of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe are stamped into the leg
  • GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®
    Barcelona® Chair
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