Defined by an exposed, triangular construction, a gently curved seat and back ideally pitched for relaxation, and distinctive cut-outs for resting the elbows when reading (or, of course, knitting), the Knitting Chair affirmed Kofod-Larsen’s reputation as a master of proportion and unexpected, sculptural form. It was put into production – but only as a limited edition. Since then, the elegant, inventive design has become an increasingly valuable and sought-after collector’s item.
The Knitting Chair is beautiful from every angle, making it easy to place anywhere in a room. Given the chair’s enveloping comfort, it has a relatively small footprint, which makes it an easy fit in compact interiors as well as in more spacious ones. The design also stands out on comfort – the result of Kofod-Larsen’s constant care to ensure ideal angles and lumbar support. The clean, sculptural lines – achieved through the designer’s close work with joiners – and the high-end, natural materials make for an unforgettable, conversation-sparking silhouette.
“Ib’s furniture was rooted in reality,” says the designer’s son, Jan Kofod-Larsen. “He took a lot of pride in his work, and was iterative in the design process, working closely with his manufacturers to get every detail just right. His hope was to create design that would endure, both functionally and aesthetically. So there is a clear parallel with MENU’s design philosophy: the ideal of keeping the best, and leaving the rest. Ib would have been very happy to see that people continue to appreciate his furniture today. And I think he would have enjoyed MENU’s approach and focus on creating for the future while respecting the past.”
- Country of origin: Sweden
- Suitable for indoor use
- Available in Dark Stained Oak / 118 - Colline, Smoked Oak / 0311 - Dakar Leather Sand, Natural Oak / 0250 - Dakar Cognac OR Natural Oak / 21000 - Dunes Cognac finish/fabric colors
- Use a soft dry cloth to clean
- Do not use any cleaners with chemicals or harsh abrasives
- Avoid using water
Designed by Ib Kofod-Larsen.
- Should be cleaned according to the recommendations of the textile/leather supplier
- Quick Ship
Materials Frame: Wax oiled solid oak.
Seat and Back: plywood, foam, aniline leather, fabric.
- Overall: 28.1 in W x 26.3 in D x 35.7 in H
- Seat Height: 11.8 in
Product Weight: 24.25 lbs.
Packaged Weight: 30 lbs.
SKUCurrent selection: Please make a selection.List of SKUs available: 9680079, 9680849, 9681979, 9681969 GTIN5709262036066, 5709262025589, 5709262035380, 5709262045624 Catalog ID 30223239 Reference ID "Menu Knitting Lounge Chair" (Stock ID 4323917692973)
Shipping DetailsShipping Cost: Free
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