Corliss Chair by Studio Dunn: Smooth Joint of Wood, Aluminum

What a funky chair – aluminum back and wooden seat and legs. A marriage that was waiting to happen! Tung and linseed-oiled maple meets powder-coated cast aluminum in this charming chair, suitable for most any room in the house. They’d look great at the kitchen table, in the dining room or use it as an office chair. An assortment of colors are available off the rack (so to speak): black, white, chardonnay, blue, red, and malbec. Or choose your own color and wood species in a custom chair. … (read more)

Smooth retro-style armchair from de Sede

Taking the term “easy chair” to a new level of smooth, the DS-277 armchair from Switzerland’s de Sede Products is something straight from the Mad Men era, but with a more modern edge. Featuring a strong, masculine style reminiscent of dad’s den or office furniture, this sweet retro-inspired seat designed by Christian Werner features a high back and a structured seat upholstered in luxe leather, all set atop a slim, star-shaped base finished in polished chrome. Adding comfort to its cool look, the chair is infinitely adaptable … (read more)