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Eames Plastic Side Chair DSW
Lounge Chair & Ottoman
Eames Plastic Armchair DAW
Eames Plastic Side Chair DSR
Eames Plastic Armchair DAR
ID Soft Black Special
Offer
Barcelona Chair
CH24 Wishbone Chair
MedaPal
Offer
Aluminium Group EA 117
Soft Pad Group EA 219
Series 7 Chair 3107
LC4 Chaise Longue
Eames Plastic Armchair RAR
Aluminium Group EA 119
Seat Pad for Eames Side Chairs
Physix
S 64 / S 64 N
Lounge Chair
S 43 Classic
Panton Chair
LC2 Sofa
Grand Repos
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - White Version
S 32 / S 32 N
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSW
Aluminium Group EA 107 / EA 108
Saarinen Tulip Chair
Masters
Wassily Chair
Glides (1 Set) for Vitra Chairs
Eames Plastic Side Chair DSX
HeadLine Swivel Chair
Nelson Bench
Seat Pad for Eames Armchairs
Castor for Vitra chairs
Saarinen Tulip Armchair
Masters Barstool
Louis Ghost
About A Chair AAC 22
SE 68
Plywood Group LCW / LCW Leather
HAL Wood
ID Mesh
S 33 / S 34
LC3 Armchair
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSR
AM Chair
HAL Bar Stool
Masters Set of 4
Offer
214
Trude
Capisco 8106
Victoria Ghost
Series 7 Chair 3107 - Monochrome
S 197 R
Seat Dots
209 / 210
LEM
Children's Chair Turtle
LC7 Swivel Chair
ID Trim L
Masters Metallic
Eames Plastic Armchair PACC
Tip Ton
S 33 N All Seasons
DKR Wire Chair
Panton Junior
In Between Chair
Offer
Mags Sofa
CH25 Lounge Chair
Rookie
Eames Stools
Eames Fiberglass Chair DSX
Acapulco Chair
MAXintheBOX Duo
Offer
CH23 Dining Chair
Elephant Swivel Chair
Vegetal
Panton Chair Classic
Belleville Armchair Wood
Louis Ghost Set of 4
Offer
HeadLine Management Chair
Aluminium Group EA 103 / EA 104
CH07 Shell Chair
Trifolium Butterfly Chair
Eames Plastic Armchair DAX
Glides for Tecta Cantilever Chairs
Stool-Tool
LAR
Cover Armchair
Click Chair
Panton Chair Classic Glow Edition - Exhibition Piece
Special Edition
ID Air
About A Lounge Chair High AAL 92
Chair_One
Series 7 Children's Chair 3177
646 Leggera
Elephant Wood
Elephant Stool

Sit well with designer chairs by Vitra, Thonet & Co.

Living room with seating from Vitra

On average we spend about one third of our lives sitting down. At the desk, on the phone, in the restaurant or while eating at home, in the theatre, at lectures or conferences: Seating furniture is omnipresent in our everyday lives and beyond. Their function is so obvious that only a few rooms are conceivable without seating; however, sitting is not the same as seating, as shown by the range of different seating furniture and the wide differences in quality, a factor which in designer chairs, armchairs or sofas plays a major role.

Barcelona Collection from Knoll International


Seating that wrote design history

The smow portfolio is a representative illustration of the history of the modern, high-quality designer chair: From simple-functional all-purpose chairs such as the Serie 7 chair to exotic outdoor furniture such as the Tropicalia armchair, timeless design classics such as the Eames Lounge Chair or the Barcelona Armchair meet fresh new designs such as the Vitra Chair Tip Ton. One premise however unites all of these high quality seating furniture, be it armchairs, chairs or sofas: to sit well means to feel good!

Egg Chair and Swan Chair from Fritz Hansen, optimal comfort

Outdoor S 40 chair from Thonet

It's about the seating comfort!

All designer chairs reflect a demand for pleasurable sitting. In the case of designer sofas such as Cassina's LC2, this means above all comfort, and in the case of highly functional seating furniture such as an ID MeshVitra office swivel chair, it means healthy, ergonomic seating. ID Chair Designer Antonio Citterio used his experience in of office chair design in the creation of the Grand Repos lounge chair, realising a beautiful armchair that guarantees exceptional seating comfort thanks to the infinitely adjustable seating position and locking mechanism.


SoFi 75000 Mesh from Hag


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