I have a confession to make… I was the kid who got excited about buying new supplies before the school year began — mechanical pencils, sticky tabs, and five star notebooks -- that's where it was at. So it is no surprise that I seriously considered buying this vintage desk chair I saw posted on Craigslist for $60!
But you don’t have to be a closet nerd to appreciate unique seating in your home, theater seats and stadium rows are becoming hot commodities for retro fanatics.
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Originally designed in 1934 by Xavier Pauchard the Marais A Chair (or Tolix™ Chair) is great for creating a contemporary farmhouse chic look.
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Pairing the iconic chairs with a wooden table creates balance between the warmth of natural materials and cool sleek metal.
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For the color minimalist you can use the brightly painted option for a pop of color.
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These chairs are also ideal for outdoor entertaining as they are easy to clean and their stackable design make storing them simple.
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Which of these chairs would you rather buy? It’s not a trick question, the images below are of 3 different chairs by 3 different companies for very different prices…