danish design - chairs

Lounge chairs

egg chair by arne jacobsen

The egg is one of the most famous designer furniture designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958. Together with the Swan, Arne Jacobsen designed the egg as part of a project for the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The project gave Arne Jacobsen the opportunity to combine integrated design with architecture so that the result was extremely innovative.

The egg originated from a new technique that Arne Jacobsen was the first designer to use. The chair is made of a strong inner shell of foam under the padding. In his home, the designer therefore sought to achieve the perfect shape for the chair. The result became a recognized design that can be found throughout the world.

The chair is especially popular in basic or classic leather, as these express the very special look that secured the chair its great recognition. The chair distinguishes itself both in design and conformity, and the egg is therefore also one of the most popular designs available.

Swan chair by arne jacobsen

The Swan was designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958. The Swan was originally designed for the lobby and lounge areas at the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The assignment gave Arne Jacobsen the opportunity to realize his ideas about integrated design and architecture. When the Swan was designed, it was a technological innovation. The chair had no straight lines – only curves.

This innovation was met with great respect, and the Swan therefore marked itself quickly as a recognized and prestigious design. The swan is available with or without a reversal, which makes the chair ideal for several different establishments. The chair is available in different materials, especially the black leather basic and classic red are extremely popular. No matter how you have set up in your home, you will definitely find room for this luxurious design chair. The chair can be used both at the desk, like a reading chair in the corner and much, much more.

Spanish chair by børge mogensen

A beautiful and classic armchair designed by Børge Mogensen. The Spanish chair is an interpretation of a traditional chair type that was encountered in all the ancient Islamic cultural areas. The combination of solid wood and core leather provides a strong and rustic expression that fits perfectly into the modern decor. The Spanish chair is made of the best materials, and it only gets more beautiful over time. The chair is made of solid oak.

2229 the hunting chair BY børge mogensen

Very beautiful and unique armchair designed by Børge Mogensen. The hunting chair was drawn in 1950, and it is manufactured in oak while seat and back are in core chains with adjustable buckles. The hunting chair has a rustic and masculine expression, which Børge Mogensen works on with in the creation of the Spanish Chair. The hunting chair fits perfectly into the modern décor, and it is ideal as a living room or office furniture.

Pelican chair BY Finn juhl

A really beautiful and organic lounge chair designed by Finn Juhl. The Pelican is an extremely comfortable chair that creates an excellent seating experience. The unique shape frames the body beautifully and is made according to best crafts traditions. The pelican is a wonderful piece of design that fits perfectly into the modern decor with a focus on shape and aesthetics. Use the chair in the living room or office and create your very own free space with this eye-catching beauty.

chieftain chair by finn juhl

The chief chair is one of Finn Juhl’s absolute masterpieces and represents the highlight of his career as a furniture designer. At the presentation in 1949, it marked a renewal in Danish furniture art, and today it is one of the most important exponents of the Danish Modern movement’s dissemination in the United States in the 1950s. For this reason Finn Juhl, especially internationally, is considered the father figure for the Danish design tradition.

Inspired by contemporary art and with its organic forms, the Chief Chair released itself from the tradition-bound Danish furniture tradition and the strict functionalism, with its shape, design and material choice.

the 290 by Hans j. wegner

The 290 is designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1953 for Getama. The chair is called the model GE 290. Super nice chair with very good seating comfort. 

the teddy bear chair by hans j. wegner

Hans. J. Wegner resigned the teddy bear chair in 1951. It was a freer, easier and more modern version of earlier earlobe chairs, which both himself and others had drawn.

It is a chair that seats many seats – a big wish for Hans J. Wegner. When sitting in the chair, it must be possible to change position without compromising the comfort and comfort of the seat. The greatest importance on this point is the open armrest, where you can get your legs between the armrests and the seat. At the same time, the armrests are so pleasantly shaped that it is possible to relax while slamming their legs over them. The teddy bear chair is an expensive chair to produce. It is built with a rig that is strong and which is created to last year after year. The hind legs walk through the chair and get to the armrest. The outermost piece of armrests are not padded, but appear in wood. That way, you are free to get the pig the piece where your hands rest or leave when you get up. At the same time, the wooden pieces or bumpers, as they are called, hide where they are stuck. The padding consists of materials like springs, thighs and horsehair which, regardless of how you sit or move around in the chair, provide optimal support. Exactly as Hans J. Wegner wanted it.

pp225 by hans j. wegner

Super beautiful and classic armchair designed by Hans J. Wegner. The flagstone chair was designed in 1950, but is still part of the modern decor. The chair is made of solid stainless steel, 240 meters specially crafted flagline cord, and the long-haired sheepskin puts the dot on it. The chair has a very futuristic expression and in 2002 PP Furniture was honored with Bo Better’s Classic Award to resume production. The chair embraces quality and good craftsmanship, and the pompous shape creates an excellent seating experience. 

oxchair (ej100) by hans j. wegner

Very eye-catching and iconic armchair designed by Hans J. Wegner. Oxchair was designed in 1960, and it is the epitome of masculinity. The tight design creates the ultimate recliner as comfort and relaxation are highly prioritized. Oxchair has been a must-have in Danish furniture design since 1960, since its characteristic appearance has made it irresistible. The chair invites you to relax with a good book, and it is the ideal living room. The frame is made of chromed steel.

CH25 By Hans J. wegner

The classic CH25 lounge chair was designed by Hans J. Wegner, and it was one of the first chairs he designed for Carl Hansen & Son. The CH25 lounge chair was launched in 1950 and has been in production ever since. At launch, the chair attracted much attention because of the seat and backrest, which are braided in paper yarn. This material had not yet been used for furniture at that time, and Hans J. Wegner’s CH25 lounge chair was therefore a revolutionary product in the furniture world.

CH07 BY Hans j. wegner

Beautiful and sculptural armchair designed by Hans J. Wegner in 1963. CH07 is produced by Carl Hansen & Son, who, with their solid craft, completes Wegner’s elegant design. The wing-seat seat of the shell gives a dreamy and floating expression, and therefore, CH07 has become a very prominent piece of furniture in Danish furniture design. The unique shape and the delicious materials make the skull fit perfectly into the modern decor today. The CH07 is aesthetically beautiful, but at the same time, the tapered veneer creates an extremely comfortable seating experience. The scalpel is ideal as an extra seat in the sofa corner and as a decoration in the living room with a plaid and some nice pillows.

Wing chair BY hans j. wegner

Exceptional comfortable lounge chair designed by Hans J. Wegner. The Wingchair Armchair was designed in 1960 and has been a sought after piece of furniture design. The beautiful sculptural shape has made the CH445 a design icon all over the world, and the chair is still part of the modern decor today. The wings provide a good back support, and the CH445 is therefore ideal as an armchair in the living room or for relaxation in the office. The legs are made of stainless steel.

Oculus chair By Hans j. wegner

Oculus lounge chair is designed by Hans J. Wegner. Oculus was designed in 1960. Oculus got organic shapes and are so incredibly beautiful and at the same time the chair is very comfortable. The chair is very spacious and has a wide rounded back, which is a nice contrast to the lightweight frame.

IW3 By Illum Wikkelsø

IW3 is the name of a rocking chair designed in 1958 by the Danish furniture architect Kristian Illum Wikkelsø. That the choice just fell on this chair is its comfort and its myriad opportunities to be colored in a multitude of shades. EILERSEN has chosen to spray paint IW3 in eight colors from the graphic shades between white and black as well as in matte pastels. The simple design and honest design of the chairs make them suitable for any interior and sofa.

The harp chair By jørgen høvelskov

In 1962 Jørgen Høvelskov designed the world famous and fantastic Harp chair. The harp chair / viking chair is much simpler in construction than you might have expected. The harp chair consists of only two parts and a string. The harp chair is still in production today. The chair is available in ash, cherry and oak.

KK47000 safarichair BY kaare klint

A beautiful and functional armchair designed by Kaare Klint. The safarichair was designed in 1933, and functionality was given high priority. The chair can be easily assembled and separated without the need for tools. For this reason, the safarichair has become a timeless classic that fits perfectly into the modern interior design. The beautiful design and the good materials make the safarichair a sought after piece of furniture that is ideal as an armchair in the living room or bedroom. The chair provides a formidable seating experience, and the materials only become more beautiful over time. The seat cushion is available with or without buttons.

The hanging egg chair by nanna ditzel

The design of The Hanging Egg Chair has long been considered as timeless, whereas the material Rattan had its heyday in the 1960s, where fashionable furniture sculptors and architects made beautiful sculptural furniture in the tough yet craftsmanship-demanding material. However, this development is reversing and, inter alia, consumer focus on sustainability has again boosted the sale of rattan furniture.

Them clam chair / by phillip arctander

In 1944, architect Philip Arctander designed The Clam chair / Arctander chair, which today has become a design classic. It was produced in limited numbers in the late 1940s.

pk22 by poul kjærholm

The discrete and elegant PK22™ lounge chair epitomises Poul Kjærholm’s search for the ideal form and showcases the industrial dimension always present in his work. The profile of the steel frame structure originates from the PK25™, his graduation project at the School of Applied Arts in Copenhagen. The PK22 was an immediate commercial and critical success. In 1957, the chair was awarded the Grand Prix at the Milan Triennale, the world’s premier design fair. The prize catapulted Kjærholm’s career onto the international scene, where his name has enjoyed a coveted position ever since. 

corona chair by poul m. volther

Super modern and classic armchair designed by Poul M. Volther. Corona was designed in 1964, and it sparked great enthusiasm all over the world. The corona chair was light at once, but at the same time it had a sculptural gravity that was hard to forget. This unique design has therefore been part of countless movies, fashion shows and music videos. Corona is probably Erik Jørgensen’s most scenic furniture to date, and the success of the chair is due, among other things, to the organic forms that refer directly to the human anatomy with spine and ribs. Corona fits perfectly into the modern home, and it is ideal as an armchair in the living room, as it invites for relaxation and enjoyment.

Grasshopper chair fk87 by preben fabricius & Jørgen kastholm

Grasshopper chair FK87 is designed in 1967 by Preben Fabricius & Jørgen Kastholm. Grasshopper chair is one of their finest design icons of all time. Grasshopper chair was initially manufactured by Alfred Kill in Germany when the chair was intended for the German market. Grasshopper chair is a world-class chaise lounge.

Dining chairs

the ant chair by arne jacobsen

Arne Jacobsen originally designed The Ant chair for the canteen of Novo Nordisk. Today, the ant is one of the collection’s most impressive icons. But The Ant was about to end up as another prototype because Fritz Hansen was not convinced of the potential of the chair. The chair survived the initial skepticism when Arne Jacobsen guaranteed to buy all the chairs that were produced if there were no other buyers. The collaboration between Arne Jacobsen and Fritz Hansen dates back to 1934. But it was only in 1952 that the breakthrough came with The Ant ™. It was followed by Serie 7 ™ in 1955, by which Arne Jacobsen and Fritz Hansen wrote their names in the furniture story.

The ant is a beautiful and classic chair that fits perfectly into the modern decor. The soft organic shapes provide a comfortable and harmonious expression, creating a good atmosphere in the room. The chair is ideal as a dining table chair or office chair, and it will only be more beautiful over time.

drop chair by arne jacobsen

Drop Chair is designed in 1958 by Arne Jacobsen for the SAS Royal Hotel and only in limited numbers. It has since become one of the most sought after chairs in Danish design history. Its popularity created much publicity about a relaunch that has now become topical!

3107 by arne jacobsen

Fritz Hansen ‘Syveren’ 3107 is one of the largest Danish design classics and the most clearly sold furniture in Fritz Hansen’s history. The chair is designed by world-renowned Danish designer Arne Jacobsen.

The chair is suitable for use almost anywhere and can be seen as a kind of allround furniture. It proves to be functional, as it is possible to stack the chairs to release space. That’s why you often see the chair in conference rooms, canteens and the like.

The chair is molded for maximum comfort and is available with or without armrests. The material used for this chair may vary, but common to them is that the shell consists of molded veneer and knife cut tires. In addition, it is possible to choose between different types of wood

Among the material variants are painted, colored ash (lasur), oregon pine, elm, beech, ash, cherry, dyed oak, maple, oak, walnut and fully dyed oak. The chair comes with a chromed frame.





Diplomat armchair By Finn juhl

Finn Juhls The Diplomat armchair was manufactured by France and son, as part of the Diplomatic Series. 1960. It was made in rosewood and teak.

y-chair (ch24) by hans j. wegner

If you are looking for a beautiful and soft design for your new dining chairs, the Y-chair – CH24 is right for you. Here you get a chair with a classic beauty that does not compromise with either quality or comfort. During the production, over 100 joints are genuine handwork, where the seat is hand-welded with more than 120 meters of paper cord, giving it the opportunity to have a lifespan of up to 50 years. The pleasing bend of the backbone is created by steaming, and with the straight back and the fully horizontal seat, this provides a relaxed and comfortable comfort.

The Y-chair – CH24 was designed in 1949 by Hans J. Wegner. It has been in constant production since its inception in 1950, which shows something that it is both a timeless bliss for the eye, but it also has a strong and sustained popularity. If you choose the Y-chair – CH24, you choose a chair, you can always be proud and happy.

china chair by hans j. wegner

Very beautiful and classic chair designed by Hans J. Wegner. The China chair was designed in 1945, and Wegner was very inspired by ancient Chinese chairs. This is also the reason why the chair has got its name – The China chair. The PP66 is very comfortable as the centerpiece provides a very good support. The China chair is a timeless classic and therefore fits perfectly into the modern decor. The PP66 is ideal as a dining chair and office chair, both in private and public spaces.

the round chair by hans j. wegner

Super nice and light chair designed by Hans J. Wegner. The round chair, as Wegner called it, marks in many ways a breakthrough for Wegner and Danish furniture design at all. The round chair has a simple and minimalistic expression, which in many ways holds the very essence of Danish design philosophy. The chair was introduced in 1949 and is still part of the modern decor. The round chair is the perfect dining table furniture as it creates a comfortable seating experience.

CH29 By Hans j. wegner

CH29 “Savbukkestolen” is designed by Hans J. Wegner. The chair is both aesthetic in its expression and comfortable to sit on, which creates a really good chair that can be used in many rooms for different purposes.

Vilbert By Verner Panton

One of the last designs Verner Panton designed before he died was the very simple but sculptural chair ‘Vilbert’. Vilbert was produced in 1993/1994 for IKEA. However, it never became a sales success for IKEA so it was quickly taken out again.

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