Aluminium Group EA 125

by Charles & Ray Eames, 1958 — from 1.090,00 €
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The Vitra EA 125 can be used in many residential areas, however functions most naturally together with the Vitra Eames EA 124 lounge chair, an object which as with all others in the Vitra Aluminium Group, was designed in 1958 by Charles and Ray Eames. Produced by the Swiss manufacturer Vitra the EA 125 is the perfect solution for creating a comfortable, cozy seating experience, be that in the living room, office study, conservatory, or whatever you care to relax and unwind.


Product type Stool / Ottoman

Dimensions in mm
Colours Hopsak
Nero/moor brown
Marron/moor brown
Poppy red/ivory
Red/poppy red
Grass green/forest
Ice blue/ivory
Dark blue/ivory

Nero, Plano nero
Asphalt, Plano dark grey
Chocolate, Plano brown
Marron, Plano brown
Red, Plano poppy red
Sand, Plano mauve grey
Snow, Plano white

material sample*

* Distribution of material samples is only possible within Germany.
Material Seat: Hopsak (100% polyamide) or leather
Base: die-cast aluminium
Variants Available in leather or Hopsak, and in a wide range of colours
Base available as either chrome plated or polished
Function & properties Non-swivel
Care Hopsak: dust and lint can be simply vacuumed. To treat stains the use a damp cloth and a mild, neutral detergent is recommended.
A professional cleaning should always be carried out in the assembled state and with the use of upholster foam or using a mobile washing extraction device.

Leather covers: Superficial dirt can be removed with a damp cloth; however always exposing leather to unnecessary moisture. For cleaning a leather cleaner in foam or liquid form is recommended and all leather upholstery should be treated once or twice a year with an appropriate leather care product.
Certificates / Sustainability Vitra conform to
ISO 9001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
Warranty 30 years (for all aluminium parts)
Product family All Eames Aluminium Chairs
Datasheet Click for more information (ca. 0,2 MB).

Design Story

The Aluminium Chairs collection was designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1958: and all began when Alexander Girard, a good friend of Charles Eames' complained about the fact that there were no suitable outdoor chairs on the market for an architecture commission on which he was working. And thus whereas today the Aluminium Chairs are largely associated with indoor use, originally they were much more universally conceived. A universality underscored by the choice of rotary or fixed bases, with or without armrests, with a high backrest, on wheels or as a lounge variant - the many versions of the classic with aluminium frame meaning their is a suitable for every conceivable of situation. With their Aluminium Chair design the Eames' departed from the principle of the seat shell and instead strung a taught piece of fabric or leather between two aluminium side panels. Today the flowing seat and backrest of the Vitra Aluminium Group offer lightweight, ergonomic seating which adjusts to meet the demands of the occupant an thus provides a high level of seating comfort. And as an object testifies that Charles and Ray Eames are rightly celebrated among the most important designers of the 20th century. In addition to the family of Aluminium Chairs the Swiss manufacturer Vitra produces and distributes the complete collection of furniture design by Charles and Ray Eames.

The Vitra EA 125 ottoman with the Vitra Alu Chair EA 124

The designers Charles and Ray Eames

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