Nordic Style Chairs – From Egg Chair to Shell Chair

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Nordic style interiors are still just as hot as ever. Have you been planning a Scandi makeover? Looking for the perfect lounge chair? This informative post will give you a head start 

We’ve collected a short list of our 4 favorite Scandinavian inspired lounge chairs, everywhere from Egg Chair to Swan Chair to Womb Chair to Shell Chair. These collectors pieces are from iconic names like Arne Jacobsen, Eero Saarinen and Hans Wegner. 

All of these chairs are from designers that hail from the North. They will surely fit into a Scandinavian decor theme with ease! Read on…

1. Jacobsen Egg Chair

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Even those who are unfamiliar with the work of Arne Jacobsen are likely to recognize this distinctive Egg Chair. This sculptural beauty was first designed to furnish the lobby and reception areas of Copenhagen’s Royal Hotel in Denmark. 

This piece is available in a huge variety of colors – including metallic and leather options – to suit your home or office style.

2. Jacosen Swan Chair

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The second piece by Jacobsen, the curvy Swan Chair was also designed to furnish the lobby and reception areas of Copenhagen’s Royal Hotel just like the Egg Chair. The versatile Swan Chair is a versatile piece, making it just perfect for the office. It boasts a hydraulic base for use at the desk!

3. Saarinen Womb Chair

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Eero Saarinen designed the enveloping Womb Chair in 1946 and it quickly became a classic staple of mid century modern furniture design. This organic beauty is expertly crafted from a fiberglass shell and upholstered in fine hand-stitched wool for a dreamily soft touch. Comes in a  range of colors.

4. Wegner Shell Chair

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Hans Wegner’s iconic Shell Chair captivated the world with its distinctive shape that looks good from every angle – ideal for a chair that interacts with the environment rather than sitting pushed up against a wall. This three legged beauty is made with walnut veneer and Italian leather.

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We hope this truly inspires you. Which of these Scandinavian style lounge chairs is your favorite? Ours is the Jacobsen Egg Chair for elegance and comfort level. For high-end replicas, visit Manhattan Home Design. 

Founded by Daniel Levy, entrepreneurial success award winner according to Fox News, Manhattan Home Design has been producing coveted mid century modern furniture items for over a decade.

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