Scandinaven Inspired Mid Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Considering a Scandi interior makeover? Searching for the right mid century modern lounge chair with a Nordic vibe to finish the look? We’ve come up with Scandinvavian inspired mid century modern lounge chairs from iconic names like Hans Wegner, Eero Saarinen, Fiin Juhl, Charles and Ray Eames. These masterpieces with a Scandi look will beautifully fit into a Nordic theme!

1. Hans Wegner’s Shell Chair

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Hans Wegner’s three legged Shell Chair with an avant-garde vibe is a Danish masterpiece. This Danish beauty captivated the globe thanks to its distinctive form that looks great for every angle! Expertly built using molded walnut plywood with oak veneer, a luxurious Aniline leather padded seat and curvy back finish this iconic lounge chair.

2. The Eameses’ Molded Plywood Lounge Chair 

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Though they weren’t Nordic, American power duo the Eameses elevated molded plywood status in the industry. Available in many veneers, the sculpted Molded Plywood Lounge Chair is crafted to fit the body. Like most molded plywood MCM lounge chairs by Eames including the Eames Lounge Chair, this one works perfectly in Scandinvian interiors.  

3. Finn Juhl’s No. 45 Chair 

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Scandi design leader Finn Juhl craftet Danish furniture, like the iconic Finn Juhl Sideboard and the organic No. 45 Chair. His modernist pieces appealed to collectors not only for their unmistakable quality, but also for their style. This beauty crafted of ash wood and leather will add a modern appeal to any room. Pleasantly comfy and sturdy!

4. Eero Saarinen’s Womb Chair

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Finnish born Saarinen designed the sculpturally enveloping Womb Chair in 1946 and it quickly achieved it’s MCM icon status.True to its name, this chair offers physical comfort. Crafted from fiberglass and stainless steel legs, this Finish masterpiece is wrapped in soft wool for a dreamy touch. Available in many colors, it includes the equally beautiful ottoman.

We hope this info inspires you. Which of these Scandi mid century lounge chairs is your favorite? We’d love to know your feedback!  For the Nordic pieces above, visit Manhattan Home Design. Founded by Daniel Levy, entrepreneurial success award winner according to Fox News, MHD sells coveted items.

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