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Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW

by Charles & Ray Eames, 1950 — from 685,00 €
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Exclusively available in our smow stores in Cologne, Düsseldorf, Leipzig and Stuttgart

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With the Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW by Vitra, the classic version of the DSW chair by Charles & Ray Eames is back! With devotion to the original design of the Eames', the manufacturer Vitra produces the Eames Plastic Chair in its original fiberglass material; possible again today thanks to high-tech production processes. The Vitra Fiberglass Chairs are available in six of the original Plastic Chair colours and the base variants DSW, DSR and DSX are strictly limited. The unique texture of the fiberglass seat shell make the Eames Fiberglass Chair a collector's item of a special kind.


Product type Multi-purpose chair

1: Height 83 cm
2: Width 46,5 cm
3: Depth 55 cm
4: Seat height 43 cm
Colours Shell
Eames navy blue
Eames elephant hide grey
Eames raw umber
Eames sea foam green
Eames red orange
Eames parchment

Maple, black
Maple, dark
Maple, yellow
Ash, honey

Please note: Wood is a natural product, each frame is a "one of a kind", and the influence of UV radiation changes the colour pigments in the wood during use.

* Distribution of material samples is only possible within Germany.
Material Seat shell: through-dyed, glass fiber reinforced polyester (fiberglass)
Legs: maple or ash
Bracing: round steel, basic dark
Variants Optionally available with glides for carpets or felt glides for hard floors
(Please note: All chairs come with black gliders as standard. White Glides can be ordered separately)
Function & Properties Not stackable
Care Please use a soft, damp cloth and a mild, neutral detergent to clean the plastic surfaces.
Museum MoMA, New York
Certificates & Sustainability EN 13761 (Office furniture - Visitors chairs)
EN 1728 (Domestic furniture - Seating)
Sustainability Vitra conform to
ISO 90001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems
Warranty 24 months
Warranty Complimenting seat cushions and Sleather seat cushions from Parkhaus Berlin or Seat Dots from Vitra
Product family Eames Fiberglass Chairs

Popular versions

Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW, Eames raw umber, Black maple
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW, Eames navy blue, Ash honey tone
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW, Eames navy blue, Dark maple
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW, Eames red orange, Yellowish maple


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What differentiates the Eames Fiberglass Chair from the Eames Plastic Chair?

The Eames Plastic Chair features a seat shell made of through-dyed polypropylene , the Eames Fiberglass Chair has the characteristic seat shell made of through-dyed, glass-fiber-reinforced polyester, also called fiberglass. The fiberglass seat is characterized by its open structure, which gives the Fiberglass Chair a touch of retro charm.

Where can I get an Eames Fiberglass Chair?

From October 2018 the Eames Fiberglass Side Chairs are finally available again through Vitra. The exclusive suppliers of the Vitra EFCs also include the smow stores - get a piece of design history from us! In our stores in Düsseldorf, Köln, Leipzig and Stuttgart you can not only test the chairs, but experience the fascinating look and feel of the Eames classic live.

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