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Modern Classic Chairs

October 18, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Modern classic chairs. Will they ever go out of style? We doubt it. Forged by the mid century modern era gods of furniture design, these chairs were the epitome of innovation when they were first conceived and still top the charts today as the greatest for their resilience and timeless design. (The Mid Century Modern [...]

Conco Chairs

October 6, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Streamlined. Could a chair be as streamlined as the body of an airplane? Or as smoothly rounded as a stone that has been washed for eons by the sea? The answer is yes and the proof is Conco. Conco both is aerodynamic and soft to the touch. The base strengthens the lightness of the design. [...]

Sit On Knits! Custom Upholstered Sweater Chairs By Melanie Porter.

September 30, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Traditional and modern chairs take on a new dimension when upholstered in the hand-knit textiles of Melanie Porter. From tub chairs to wing chairs, Chippendales to Egg chairs, Melanie painstakingly strips them of their original upholstery and then covers each chair in her hand knit panels of cable knits, patchwork, cross-stitch, and crochet. Details like [...]

All the Little Paper Chairs

August 28, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

I’ve become quite fond of the world of laser-cut everything over the past few years, especially when it comes to designed artwork. I say designed artwork because this piece of display is certainly made by Sam Drury because he enjoys it, because he feels the need and has the skill to express himself by creating [...]

La Perla Lingerie Bustier Chairs For De Ponte Studios & SensoReal.

August 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

above: Lingerie brand La Perla’s Feather Bustier Chair for Sensoreal A collaborative project between La Perla and the De Ponte Studio (an architectural and lighting design studio) resulted in an unusual environment in which a collection of furniture designs incorporating La Perla’s sexy lingerie were displayed. The following pieces were designed to be showcased as [...]

before & after: amber & kyla’s chairs + stairs

July 23, 2010 by · 10 Comments 

this past spring i was helping my sister redecorate her home office, and we ran into the obstacle of trying to find attractive office chairs. well, that’s not exactly true. we found some nice looking office chairs, but we discovered it was difficult to locate office chairs that were attractive and had personality. office chairs [...]

Eames Wire Chairs

June 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In 1951, following the success of their molded plastic and plywood chairs, Charles and Ray Eames challenged themselves to design a reasonably priced, quality chair that was light yet strong. Their solution – the Eames Wire Chair – featured a sculpted look, comfort, and practicality. It was an immediate hit. Today’s versions remain true to [...]

Damien Hirst & Other Artists Do Deck Chairs

May 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

above: Deck Chair by Damien Hirst in blue Almost exactly a year ago, I wrote a post on 16 fabulous artist designed deck chairs. Now, Just in time for summer, Artware Editions is offering a selection of artist-designed deck chairs by Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Sir Peter Blake, Keith Tyson and others. Perhaps the most [...]

Adorable Chairs for Children by Elad Ozeri

May 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

I stumbled upon these adorable animal chairs for children. I could not find any information on these, but I do know the Israeli designer will be presenting this week in the ICFF show. So I promise to come back with some answers. Source: ChicTip.com – Interior Design Blog -Interior Design Ideas, Tips & Inspiration