Jens Rison worked as a designer of both furniture and interiors at the Copenhagen office of Ernst Kuhn. He later moved to the United States and became the design director of Dan Cooper in New York. His designs heavily influenced the work of the mid-20th century and have proven to have remarkable staying power, with several pieces like the Risom Lounge Chair and Ottoman remaining a favorite today.
This modern classic can be customized to perfectly complement your home. The Risom Lounge Chair feature a solid wood frame available in your choice of finish. Its seat comes in your choice of black or white straps. Add this captivating and widely admired lounge to your home and enjoy both a comfortable seat and a piece of design history.
The development of plywood goods, such as splints & stretchers, during WWII served as inspiration for a new revolution in furniture design post-war. Experimentations with bent plywood gave way to new organic forms that could be mass produced affordably. The Plywood Lounge Chair with Wood Legs is an accurate replica of an iconic, known as the Molded Plywood Lounge Chair with Wood Base (AKA LCW). It was designed 1948 design and was awarded by Time Magazine as "Best Design of the 20th Century" in 1999.
Our Plywood Lounge Chair with Wood Legs stays remains faithful to the original, which debuted over half-a-century ago and stays true to its production techniques. Like the original, it is constructed of layered bent Plywood. Improving upon it, it is available in various high quality, American FSC-certified wood veneers, making it an eco-friendly choice with authentic mid-century styling. Its solid construction provides outstanding durability and hence, an exceptional value for any mid-century or modern living space.
After years of experimentation with the medium, the original Plywood Dining Chair design was introduced to the furniture market in the 1940s. This new medium (which had previously been used primarily as a building material) presented huge opportunity because it proved to be a versatile material well-suited for mass-produced designs. As a result of suburban expansion post-WWII, a generation of new homes had been built and the inspiration fueled the birth of what is now known as the mid-century style. This design proved so revolutionary that Times Magazine awarded it "Best Design of the 20th Century" in 1999.
Our Plywood Dining Chair with Wood Legs is based on the original design (known as the "Molded Plywood Dining Chair Wood Base" or "DCW") which debuted over half-a-century ago and it stays true to its revolutionary production techniques. Like the original, it is constructed of layered bent hardwood. Improving upon the original, it is available in various high quality, American FSC-certified wood veneers, making it an eco-friendly choice with iconic style. Its solid construction provides an unparalleled level of quality and an exceptional value for any mid-century or modern dining space. Its smooth contoured seat and back provide form-fitting support that also make the Plywood Dining Chair with Wood Legs a practical choice as a stylish, medium use desk chair.
In 1948 debuted a molded chair concept at MoMA's International Competition for Low-Cost Furniture Design. The result of much experimentation with molded forms for years, its capabilities offered fresh new design and great value. The organic shapes the medium allowed for were well-suited for mass-production, could be made affordably and could offer form-fitting comfort. The Molded Fiberglass Dowel-Leg Armchair (DFAW) became an instant hit and an icon of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Inmod's Molded Fiberglass Arm Chair with Wood Legs is a premium reproduction that accurately reflects the original design, as well as the quality, styling and specifications. It is stocked in the most popular configurations and can be ordered in your choice of fiberglass color, base color and seat finish (matte or glossy). Each detail that made the original iconic has been preserved, with no expense spared.
The Molded Fiberglass Side Chair with Wood Legs (DFSW) takes customizable mid-century design to new heights. In addition to our handpicked stocked models (black or white seat in your choice of glossy or matte finish atop an wood dowel base with FSC-Certified solid wood legs), this modern reproduction can be built exactly how you envision. Select any combination of fiberglass color, seat & wood finish and steel wires to create a classic that is uniquely you. Based on one of the most popular chair designs in modern history (known as the "Molded Fiberglass Dowel-Leg Side Chair" or "DFSW", the Molded Fiberglass Side Chair with Wood Legs is a highly accurate replica built to stand the test of time, that will meet the demands of heavy use in a residential or commercial space. Whether you choose from our stocked inventory or design it yourself, the Molded Fiberglass Side Chair with Wood Legs is every bit as practical as it is stylish.
Legendary husband and wife design team Charles & Ray believed that functional modern design should be available to the masses. They also believed that their role as designers were that of grateful hosts catering to the needs of their guests. Having experimented with molded forms for years, Charles & Ray were keenly aware that the organic shapes achievable offered something new in the furniture industry. Not only could they be mass-produced, but the forms themselves offered something entirely new in design and function. Originally molded from fiberglass, and plastic later, Charles & Ray's Molded Plastic Dowel-Leg Armchair (aka DAW and "shell chair") became a 20th century icon and has embedded itself into the design culture of the 21st century.
Inmod's Molded Armchair with Wood Legs is an accurately interpreted replica that emulates the molded form of the seat, styling & proportioning of its wood & steel wire base down to each intentionally created detail. Like the original, the Molded Plastic Armchair with Wood Legs is constructed of fully recyclable polypropylene. Its authentically styled base is constructed of black powder-coated steel wire and solid beech wood legs. No expense has been spared in creating a quality reproduction you can be proud of and cherish for many years.
The Molded Plastic Eiffel Side Chair with Wood Legs faithfully recreates one of the most iconic designs of mid-20th century. Inspired by a modern classic that has continued to successfully gain popularity since its birth in the 1950's (commonly referred to as the "Molded Plastic Dowel-Leg Side Chair", "DSW" & "Shell Chair"), our accurate reproduction is stocked in an array of handpicked colors to suit any space. Sturdy and lightweight, the Molded Plastic Eiffel Side Chair with Wood Legs is a perfect choice for your dining room, establishment or home office (as a stylish & fun desk chair).
The Luft Side Chair is about creative freedom. It takes inspiration from a classic design and brings it someplace that is new and interesting. The result is a design that is so naturally cohesive that its literal abstraction of Eero Saarinen's Tulip Chair seat is almost illusory and hidden from plain view. The Luft Side Chair proves that with a fresh perspective a modern classic can be reinterpreted and given new life.
The Luft Side Chair re-imagines The Tulip Chair as a modern Danish design that digs deeper into its own lineage. Its solid European Beech wood base features a subtle wood grain and natural finish that provides a characteristically Scandinavian accent to its sleek softly-matted white seat. Its padded leatherette seat provides the layer of comfort and support you need to cherish this design for its function as well as its form.
The Norman Bentwood Chair adds a retro-inspired look to any space, offering undeniable charm and style. These chairs also work great around your dining table. The Norman Bentwood Chair is strong but lightweight making it convenient too. Its quality allows this chair to be passed down from one generation to the next.
Hans J. Hans Wegner began his career as a cabinet maker. After studying at the Copenhagen School of Arts and Crafts he worked as a furniture designer under Arne Jacobsen and Erik Moller. Hans Wegner is regarded as one of the most innovative Danish furniture designers, as well as with helping to make Danish design popular internationally.
The Hans Wegner Shell Chair enables you to own this piece of history in your own home. With a celebrated design and impressive quality, this chair makes a welcomed addition to any home. Its impeccable accuracy and attention to detail will not go unnoticed in your home. The Hans Wegner Shell Chair is upholstered in fabric. Choose from a variety of types and colors of fabric to best match the look of your home.
The most prolific Danish designer to date, Hans Wegner has designed more than 500 different chairs. He is regarded as one of the most innovative Danish furniture designers, and credited with helping to make Danish design popular internationally. The debut of this chair at the Cabinetmakers Guild of Copenhagen marked a turning point in Hans Wegner's career. From this point on Hans Wegner's name became known in the industry and his work constant in demand.
The Hans Wegner Peacock Chair features a woven cord seat and a solid wood frame that is available in your choice of finish. It works well in any room of your home, offering both a comfortable seat and a widely admired design.
The most prolific Danish designer to date, Hans Wegner has designed more than 500 different chairs. He is regarded as one of the most innovative Danish furniture designers, and credited with helping to make Danish design popular internationally.
The Hans Wegner Elbow Chair is customizable. Its solid wood frame is available in your choice of beautiful finish and its leather seat cushion is available in your choice of color. This versatile chair can be used effectively in any room of your home. Its admired look adds instant distinction to your space.
Considered one of his most well-known chairs, the Hans Wegner CH24 Wishbone Chair remains popular today. Its design is easily recognizable and makes a great addition to your home. While its look seems simple, a closer look reveals an elegantly curved back and legs. It's this attention to detail that helped this chair to become so popular. You can expect the same great quality and unparalleled attention to detail in our Wishbone Chair.
The Hans Wegner CH24 Wishbone Chair brings an admired look into your home, and is also uniquely customizable. Its solid wood frame is available in five different finishes, enabling you to choose which best matches your current furniture and décor. It is also available in your choice of a classic woven wood-cord seat, or upholstered in leather. Several types of colors of leather are available.
Hans J. Hans Wegner is regarded as one of the most innovative Danish furniture designers, and credited with helping to make Danish design popular internationally. He is also the most prolific Danish designer to date, with more than 500 different chair designs. It was with the Hans Wegner Kennedy Arm Chair that he enjoyed his greatest success.
The Hans Wegner Kennedy Arm Chair is customizable, enabling you to perfectly match your existing décor.
Hans J. Hans Wegner studied at the Copenhagen School of Arts and Crafts where he worked as a furniture designer under Arne Jacobsen and Erik Moller. He is regarded as one of the most innovative Danish furniture designers, and is also credited with the rise of Danish design to international popularity.
This modern classic is completely customizable, enabling you to own a celebrated design while matching your current modern décor. The Kofod Larsen IL 10 Easy Lounge Chair is available with your choice of wood finish. Its upholstery is available in your choice of fabric or leather type, each available in a great selection of colors.
Jens Risom is known for his work designing both furniture and interiors. He is credited with influencing the work of many other mid 20th century designers, and his innovative pieces have themselves enjoyed true staying power. Jens Rison worked as a designer of both furniture and interiors at the Copenhagen office of Ernst Kuhn and later moved to the United States and became the design director of Dan Cooper in New York. His side chair is among his most well known pieces, and adds a distinct accent to any home.
The Risom Side Chair is customizable, so you can create your own unique version of this modern classic. Its solid wood frame is available in your choice of finish. Its seat and back can be made with your choice of white or black straps. Add a distinct complement to your home with the captivating Risom Side Chair.
The La Chaise works equally well surrounded by other mid-century modern pieces or contemporary decor. The La Chaise will make a statement in any room of your home with its inspiring, recognizable look. The La Chaise features a fiberglass shell complemented by a solid wood base available in your choice of finish.