Monday May 25, 2020

Form and function

The master stroke of mid-20th century furniture designers was to put comfort high on the agenda with seating moulded to fit the human frame ‘at ease’

8th October, 2017
Time Out chairs by John Aamodt (€1,500-€1,200)

Serious furniture tends to fall into one of two categories: a) items made to impress by virtue of their sheer beauty/magnificence, and b) items made with the principal aim of enhancing the life of the owner. By “serious”, I mean a piece calculated to be an excellent long-term financial investment.

The undeniable truth is that elegant period chairs that delight the eye can be deeply uncomfortable, demanding, as so many do, a...

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