MODERN DINING CHAIRS THAT WILL BRING STYLE TO YOUR TABLE
Modern dining chairs are design masterpieces. Forget boring unassuming shapes and simplistic lines. Even the most basic of these chairs look elegant and designing. From mid-century modern icons to contemporary eye-candy, dining chairs still pretty much rule the dining room interiors.
Star Dining Chair by Domitalia is one of the most outstanding modern dining chairs. Constructed out of durable beechwood, it has a shape that blurs the lines between modern and contemporary styles. Thanks to its designing look the chair doesn’t require any additional finishes or colorful seat cushions.
Series 7 chairs by Arne Jacobsen come in ten different veneers, including cherry and oregon pine. Designed in 1955, its a classic mid-century modern design that will bring a note of nostalgia to any contemporary dining room.
You probably saw Panton Chair Classic countless times. Surprisingly contemporary-looking the plastic chair was prototyped by Verner Panton in 1959-1960 with Vitra and went into production seven years later. Its uniform molded shape distinguishes the chair from such classics as Eames fiberglass chair that has a similar backrest shape.
Eero Saarinen created his Executive Chair back in 1950, bringing a twist to uniform mid-century shapes. It is the partially open back that gives it an elegant flair and exquisite silhouette. Suited for both office and dining room Executive comes in sophisticated neutrals as well as the popping brights.
Masters Arm Chair is probably the most recognizable contemporary seat created by Philippe Starck and Eugeni Quitllet just six years ago. Combining the elements of three iconic chairs such as Series 7, Eero Saarinen’s “Tulip Armchair” and the “Eiffel Chair” by Charles Eames, Masters won the 2010 Good Design Award followed by 2013 Red Dot Design Award. Modified batch-dyed polypropylene allows both indoor and outdoor use and a wide assortment of colors ensures its compatibility with almost any color scheme.
Lili Chair is one of the designing creations of a furniture wizard Christopher Guy. Known for modern dining chairs of “a contemporary mood with classic values”, he offers dining chairs so fabulous it’s hard to take your eyes off of them. Displaying his signature crossed back legs, Lili sports a plush high seat that looks best in a combination of a dark frame and dusty pink fabric.
Tom Dixon is a known lighting designer, but here is his dining seat called Scoop Chair that can really capture attention from afar. Sculptural and incredibly luxurious it comes with brass legs and in different fabrics. These royal blue chairs are both elegant and bright. A perfect addition to a contemporary luxe residence.
Moooi’s Smoke Chair is a masterpiece of Maarten Michiel Baas. Looking like a baroque revival piece, it features a distinct contemporary design approach and materials. Upholstered in leather the ornate seat is framed in textured burnt wood covered with epoxy for a long-lasting effect.