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Guest Picks: Wonderful Wire
"versatility of wire attracts modern designers who show the same creativity in their work as... brutalist wire sculptures for sale right now! Contact me for info: bobbie@athomemodern... classic Wire Side Chair, designed in 1951 by Charles and Ray Eames, is a showcase for... versatility of wire. Both strong and lightweight, it looks as good today as it did back then... Carbon Chair's use of carbon fiber drained in epoxy resin not only makes it light..."
Modern Icons: The Eames Wire Base Table
"welded wire rods and birch plywood. Low and lightweight, they can be moved around... Eames Wire Base Low Tables in color are a limited edition piece only available until... Lounge Chair in an unobtrusive way. The table works very well with many mid-century... Lounge Chairs. They also can be transformed into a longer coffee/cocktail table when..."
Modern Icons: Eames Shell Chair
"Shell Chair Adds Welcome Curves, Wire or Wood to a Room... because this chair is so iconic, I didn't know where to start. Charles and Ray Eames ex... Note: This chair has been imitated a lot; to make sure you're getting the real deal when... after chairs again! i love this chair, but my heart still belongs to the saarinen... called "Sad Chairs" - pictures of chairs abandoned in all different settings. Dreemer... these chairs. My parents had the arm chairs in lime and melon, and later got the..."
Bertoia Chairs: Well Worth the Waffle Butt
"obsessed with chairs, and in particular with Harry Bertoia's wire chairs, originally designed... these chairs, they are mainly made of air, like sculpture. Space passes right through... Bertoia chairs are very popular in clean modern designs, but they also work well in... these chairs are comfortable, if you happen to sit on one without a pad or full cover... modern chair. Karen, besides the waffle butt, I find the diamond ones to be very..."
On View: Chair Exhibit Showcases 20th-Century Style
Iconic 20th-century chairs from the Vitra Design Museum are collected in a spectacular Florida exhibit
"20th-century chairs from the Vitra Design Museum are collected in a spectacular Florida... every chair to give it a test drive. Let's face it: Some of these chairs, such as... Hundred Chairs, on show at the Tampa Art Museum through September 16, is a wonderful... 20th-century chair designs from the Vitra Collection. As iconic as they are beautiful... ction chairs and prototypes from just about every major architect and designer provide..."
New Classics: Frank Gehry's Hat Trick Chair
Hockey and apple baskets, not magic, inspired this bent-ply beauty, but the way it can change up a room's look is pure alchemy
"Trick chair, which is most often used as a dining chair but plays hard all over the... diamond wire chair definitely needs a cushion! But...that never stopped me from having... Trick chair is the only chair of the collection with a solid seat - and is perhaps... but this chair looks awfully uncomfortable. I have sat in another modern icon--the Wassily... Wassily chair--and can attest to its lack of comfort. Sometimes great looking chairs..."
Take a Spin in a Swivel Chair
"swivel chairs are making a big comeback. Designers are reupholstering vintage finds... Hickory Chair makes a nice leather chair that swivels but there are not a lot of options... swivel chair is just so practical. As a dining chair too and of course as a desk chair... chair. I love that little swivel lucite chair! (: Thanks for putting all of this... swivel chair for more traditional interiors. I love swivel chairs and recommend them..."
Modern Chairs Get Soft With Sheepskin
"modern chairs — just drape a sheepskin throw and let the snuggling begin... odern chairs often make strong, architectural statements in a room. However, they're... makes mod chairs more comfortable, it also softens the look as well. With the addition... Bertoia chair feels a little more natural and organic. When draping a modern chair... Aeron chair, covered with a sheepskin, as I have done for over a decade! Who are..."
Modern Icons: The George Nelson Coconut Chair
"Coconut Chair is a stylish slice of modern cushiness. It was designed by George Nelson... Coconut Chair "to give lounge seating comfort, together with great freedom of movement... ustom-chairs/ Very interesting chairs and this is fabulous, love the design, the... interesting chairs and this is fabulous! Love the design, the colors, everything. It works... highlights the chair's pleasing geometry. The bent steel base helps this chair fit right in..."
18 Great Mid-Century Modern Chairs
Innovative chairs before and after WWII have lasting design power today. Which one fits your style best?
"ative chairs before and after WWII have lasting design power today. Which one fits... great chairs we've featured in our Modern Icons series. I thought it was a wonderful... Lounge Chair; Hans Wegner's Shell Chair; and the Bubble Chair by Eero Aarnio. All... Panton S chair and the Bubble Chair. I think I ruled the Bubble Chair too young for... I love chairs) No need to go back in time to see the Egg and Swan chairs in action..."
Modern Icons: The George Nelson Swag Leg Desk and Chair
Sculptural chrome legs and a compact form were prophetic in 1958, as the design works perfectly with technology today
"plastic chair as well. Both the desk and chair, as well as a few other swag leg pieces... like this Wire Chair that Charles and Ray Eames designed in 1951. Speaking of chairs... While the chair works well as a task chair in an office, it's also a striking addition... modern chairs and a more rustic farmhouse table and bench. The chair's form takes... admiring that chair with similarly curved legs in some of the photos above? It's the coordinating..."
On Trend: Get a Leg up on Style With British Tables and Chairs
"tables and chairs all look about to walk away. It's just something about those legs.... sofa. Wire footrests add visual support to these slim angled legs. The curved top... with this chair, just clean repeating angles to support you wherever it's placed: dinner... sofa and chair at Dare Studio's website...."
Guest Picks: Industrial Chairs With Raw Appeal
"usage. CHAIRS Chairs, From a bygone age. Chairs, Which set the stage. Chairs On... bentwood café chairs, but I wish I could give a home to several of the chairs featured above... those chairs. I've always loved the raw, unfinished feel of chairs like this, especially... great chairs, so little space to put them in . . . . Oh well. Thanks for the look... Industrial Chair. I think I would want to get a tetanus booster before sitting in some..."
Modern Icons: Platner Tables
"with wire in furniture design, using his knowledge of structure and applying it... tables and chairs that have endured for almost 50 years.... Saarinen chairs. It's a small dining room. I want something rather soft, I've mixed... lounge chair. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Becky- I ended up getting Verner... styles. The wire work of the Platner table is fun to pair with the wire work of Bertoia... next to a wire occasional chair in this bedroom. Easy to move around, the Platner would..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite... completely wiring your house for the digital age.... to run wires rather than go wireless, as I feared the sound from wireless systems... Running the wires in existing construction wasn't as hard as I thought it would be: wire... skootch a chair over than watch programs with a crooked neck. :-) Also, I looked... all the wires and has shelves for the components. A buy….I have two of these… http://www..."