butterfly chair

butterfly chair

n.
A lightweight chair consisting of a single piece of fabric suspended from a collapsible metal frame.

but′terfly chair`


n.
a chair in which a canvas sling is suspended from a metal frame by its corners, forming a wide back and seat.
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Curvaceous and stylish, the Castello Rattan Butterfly Chair has been lovingly crafted from strong and durable rattan to create a beautifully natural look.
The house still had an air of regal splendor since the family furniture was still there, including the butterfly chair (mariposa) where Bonifacio was alleged to have sat as he was being tried; various Thonet pieces and chinoiserie, some family portraits and proper four-poster beds in the two chambers which adjoined the main living room.
GET IT For more interesting ways to add mid-century modern color to a room, sew your own home-decor projects, such as a custom chair cushion or butterfly chair.
Two of the basic dorm furniture options that are popular with college students are a dorm bean bag chair and the college butterfly chair or moon chair.
BUY Butterfly Chair with black frame and white canvas cover, $500/set of two; circa50.
We love Danish design and the 1960s Butterfly chair is a personal favourite.
From Erik Magnussen's ship lantern, which doubles as a table lamp at many chic dinners, to the familiar butterfly chair, outdoor furnishings are designed for their function and their ability to brave the elements.
Cast your mind back to the classic photograph of 60s celebrity, Christine Keeler who straddled a replica butterfly chair first made in 1952 by Dane, Arne Jacobsen.
It entered production that year and is sometime known (though never officially) as the Butterfly chair.
Grounded in warm, neutral colors and natural fabrics, the unique and affordable collection features updated classic and iconic items from Africa's British Colonial years, including the campaign desk, butterfly chair, and travel trunks.
uk Made with compassionately sourced leather in a traditional saddle design, this classic butterfly chair is a design classic.