Designer Products But Not at Designer Prices

The modern Barcelona chair now uses two stainless steel supports at either end, welded in the middle, supporting a leather seat. The concept is simple. It works just as well now as it did in 1929 Expo in Barcelona Spain where the chair was first exhibited. Designed in partnership by Ludwig Miles van der Rohe and Lilly Reich. Miles van der Rohe came from the German Bauhaus school of design and went on to be the leading exponent of “modernist” architecture and design. Lilly Reich was a specialist in fabrics. This chair is not confined solely to an auction house. There is a wide range of best Barcelona chair prices available and it is possible to buy a Barcelona Chair at a reasonable price.

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Minimalist But Sensual

The phrase “less is more” was attributed to Miles van der Rohe. The decorative styles of the 19th century were stripped away resulting in the minimalist style of the 20th century. But with this set of Barcelona chairs on offer, there is an interesting contrast which has been set between the use of stainless steel and leather. It is possible to find best Barcelona chair pricesand a good quality product.

The frame uses 12mm flat polished grade 304 stainless steel. There is a choice of five different coloured upholstered semi-aniline leather seats. Individual colours can also be ordered. Hand sewn cushions using individual panels of cowhide are also available. There are options available at best Barcelona chair prices with a minimalist design classic that has warmth and elegance.

Eames Lounge Chair

The focus now moves to the 1950s. This was a decade of optimism and the “New Look”. Developments in composite wood, aluminum, fiberglass and plastics were exploited and developed by the husband and wife team of Charles and Ray Eames. Their work still owed a look to minimalism but this sumptuous and luxurious chair very much fits the mid-1950’s.

Again, Emaes lounge chair prices are set at a level that make them affordable. It consists of three curved plywood shells. These, in turn, are made up of seven layers of walnut veneer.

Semi-aniline Italian leather upholstery is held in this plywood shell structure. The whole chair rests on a five-star aluminum base. The lounge chair also comes with a foot rest. Upholstered leather fits into the shaped plywood and the whole footrest again is set onto a five-star aluminum base.

Designer Clocks

The word ‘designer’ should not put off anyone wanting to buy this range of designer clocks. These designer clock prices are not at all excessive. There is a complete range of different styles available, especially the George Nelson Inspired Ball Clock. This originated from the late 1940s and can be classified as modernists. But there is a playfulness here that hints at post-modernist design. This has come through with the Italian Memphis Group of the 1980s. With this clock, painted balls are used to denote each hour.

Designer Table Lamps

Finally, a group that encourages new designers is the Dutch design house Leitmotif. They create designer table lamps prices are affordable and one example is the Leitmotif Hobby Desk lamp table lamp. It has a very simple design using bent steel and comes in a variety of different colours.

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