Eames Plastic Side Chair DSW
Lounge Chair & Ottoman
Eames Plastic Armchair DAW
Eames Plastic Side Chair DSR
ID Soft Black Special
Eames Plastic Armchair DAR
Seat Pad for Eames Side Chairs
LC4 Chaise Longue
CH24 Wishbone Chair
Eames Plastic Armchair RAR
Series 7 Chair 3107
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - White Version
Aluminium Group EA 117
Aluminium Group EA 119
Panton Chair
S 32 / S 32N
LC2 Armchair
Barcelona Chair
S 64 / S 64 N
Nelson Bench
Aluminium Group EA 107 / EA 108
Seat Pad for Eames Armchairs
HeadLine Swivel Chair
S 43 Classic
Eames Plastic Armchair PACC
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Black Version
Wassily Chair
Eames Plastic Side Chair DSX
Ulmer Hocker
Glides (1 Set) for Vitra Chairs
S 197 R
Victoria Ghost
About A Chair AAC 22
Louis Ghost
HAL Wood
Saarinen Tulip Chair
Castor for Vitra chairs
RETROit Canvas
ID Mesh
Mags Sofa
SE 68
Tom & Jerry - The Wild Bunch
Hee Lounge Chair
Mags Sofa with Récamière
RETROit Cobana Outdoor
Kevi 2533
Eames Plastic Armchair DAX
Trifolium Butterfly Chair
Landi Chair
MG501 Cuba Chair
Copenhague Chair
Hee Bar Stool
DKR Wire Chair
Work Chair Seesaw
Tip Ton
HAL Bar Stool
Masters Barstool
Hee Dining Chair
Folding Stool Falter
Lounge Chair - White Version
Ant Chair 3101
Children's Chair Turtle
S 43 Classics in Colour
S 32 N / S 64 N Pure Materials
CH07 Shell Chair
Elephant Swivel Chair
Pressed Chair
Special Edition
Louis Ghost Set of 4
Bubble Club Armchair
Panton Chair Classic
HeadLine Management Chair
Thonet Collect Rocking Chair S 826
Special Edition
In Between Chair
Masters Metallic
Aluminium Group EA 217
Glides (1 set) for Thonet Cantilever Chairs
Tom Vac
Stool Mezzadro
S 43F Classic
Belleville Armchair Wood
Folding Stool Falter - Burg 100 Edition
Special Edition
Series 7 Chair 3107 - Monochrome
Charles Ghost
Prince AHA
Panton Junior
Aluminium Group EA 215 / 216
Glides for Tecta Cantilever Chairs
DKW Wire Chair


The average person spends about a third of their life in a sitting position: at the desk, on the telephone, in the restaurant, in the theatre, in lectures or conferences - chairs are omnipresent in our daily lives. Their function is so self-evident that only very few rooms are at all conceivable without seating. Despite its ubiquity sitting is however a variable experience and different types of sitting require different types of seats, thus a genre of furniture has been established which is characterised by the great differences in quality on offer. The smow range provides a representative overview of the history of modern, high-quality chair design: from simple, functional general purpose classics such as the Series 7 over exotic outdoor furniture such as the Tropicalia chair, or exclusive, timeless design classics as represented by works such as the Eames Lounge Chair or Barcelona Chair and onto fresh, new designs such as the Vitra Tip Ton chair. Despite the variety one premise underscores all of these high-quality armchairs, chairs or sofas: Sitting good is to feel good! All the designs on offer from smow meet the basic demand for comfortable sitting. In the case of designer sofas such as the LC2, that demand is met with a high level of luxurious comfort while with more sober, functional objects such as the Vitra ID Mesh office chair comfort is also reflected in the provision of a healthy, ergonomic seating. It is the ubiquitous seating that gives a room its special atmosphere, and with the correct object for any room concept the long-lasting and exclusive Designer chairs from smow guarantee to provide the perfect character and functionality.

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