The Womb Chair and Ottoman designed by Eero Saarinen is one of the most recognized designs in the interior design industry. He designed this cultural icon at the request of Florence Knoll, who wanted a chair full of pillows where she could curl up and relax: “a chair that is like a basket full of cushions, to curl up and read a book in“.
The Womb Chair is highly innovative and is also novel in appearance. This chair became so popular that it appeared in many cinemas and television shows. You can find the presence of this stylish chair in movies like Down with Love and Legally Blonde. The chair also appeared in a 1958 coco coal ad where Santa drinks coke sitting on this chair. The chair enjoyed stardom along with stars like Renee Zellweger and Reese Witherspoon.
Using the Womb Chair in different settings
To make your interiors interesting and complete, you need to add varying geometric textures and patterns. The colors and the curvy design of the womb chair bring in the balance needed for any interior. The chair effortlessly blends with your space while drawing attention for its colors and curves.
The Womb Chair rendition at Barcelona Design comes in a range of colors. When you add this ubiquitous addition to your neutral settings it works as an accent chair. The chair blends beautifully with the interiors when placed in a corner of the living room.
In a black and white setup, the womb chair becomes a focal point. And when furnished in the bedroom, the chair becomes a comfortable spot to have your morning cup of coffee.
A red Womb Chair by Barcelona Design can add a pop of color to a white and gray combination minimalistic living room. The chair also brings an interesting look to the room when outfitted with the fireplace.
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