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Lounge Chair & Ottoman
LC4 Chaise Longue
Barcelona Chair
Lounge Chair
Grand Repos
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - White Version
LAR
MG501 Cuba Chair
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Black Version
Hee Lounge Chair
Trifolium Butterfly Chair
Womb chair
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Natural Edition
Aluminium Group EA 116
Acapulco Chair White
About A Lounge Chair High AAL 92
Grand Relax
Be Bop
Egg Chair Special Edition 2020
Special Edition
RETROit Dunes
RETROit Canvas
CH07 Shell Chair
Acapulco Chair
CH25 Lounge Chair
KS Chair
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Beauty Versions
Click Lounge Chair
Condesa Chair
S 411
Ro
WM String Lounge Chair
Knitting Chair
Acapulco Chair Stainless Steel
CH22 Lounge Chair
Egg Chair
Aluminium Group EA 124
Barcelona Chair Relax
Mammoth Wing Chair
La Chaise
Cité
Repos
Slow Chair
Coconut Chair
S 35 N All Seasons
Soft Pad Group EA 222
Euvira Rocking Chair
About A Lounge Chair Low AAL 82
Amoebe
Organic Highback
Cover Lounge Chair
Euvira Rocking Chair Soft
Lounge Chair - White Version
Risom Lounge Chair
Fiber Lounge Chair
Level Lounge Chair
Amoebe Highback
Little Petra Amchair
Kay Lowback Lounge Chair
Kay Highback Lounge Chair
Fauteuil de Salon
New
Fern Lowback Lounge Chair
Munich Lounge Chair
Fern Highback Lounge Chair
Votteler Chair
Fri
Elephant Chair
RETROit Medley

The Lounge Chair - Design of the times

Vitra Lounge Chair

Lounge chairs are often associated with the casualness and light-heartedness of the 1960s; not least because it was during the 1950s and 1960s that the concept established itself. Among the reasons for this one find the then fluid boundary between private and public space, the increasing influence of the youth and pop culture on the partially retracted conventions of the frozen society, as well as the casual and less formal attitude, in the professional and public space reflected. Thus lounge chairs, which usually have a low base and, because of their leaning construction, favour the comfortable sitting instead of an upright, rigid posture, symbolize the new spirit of that society. The lounge chair was however not developed for just one mission, which has allowed it to establish itself both in private and public areas such as waiting rooms and offices. A classic example, as well as the embodiment of all Scandinavian design and the character of the prototypical lounge chair is the Carl Hansen & Søn CH07 Shell Chair by Hans J. Wegner - organic, elegant and functional, also made of high-quality walnut or oak veneer. Probably the most famous lounge chair, one which stands out for its pompous appearance and also enjoys an iconic reputation, is the Vitra Lounge Chair by Charles & Ray Eames. Among the newer lounge chairs, the Cuba Chair by the designer Morten Gottler for Carl Hansen & Søn is a popular representative. A popular varied alternative to the lounge chair is offered by bean bags; by no means only at home in children's and youth rooms, but offer, as with the bean bags by Sackit, the highest level of comfort and first-class design for a wide variety of areas.