The Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE has been updated with new colours for 2019. The update creates a new link between the Eames Fiberglass Chairs and the Eames Plastic Chairs. In an extensive process of research and analysis, the historical Eames colours have inspired a harmonious palette that emphasises the affinity of the two chair groups. The result is a rich spectrum of hues highlighting the special properties of the different materials. The interplay of vibrant and more subtle colours makes it easy to combine Eames Plastic Armchairs and Eames Fiberglass Armchairs.

Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE is a contemporary version of the legendary fiberglass chair, with its chromed ‘Eiffel Tower’ style leg base. It was produced in collaboration with Zenith Plastics for the Museum of Modern Art in New York’s Low-Cost Furniture Design Competition and was the first industrially manufactured plastic chair in the world.

Since the 1950s the organically shaped seat shell of the Plastic Armchair has been combined with various bases and produced in the millions. In the current recycled polypropylene version, the armchair generates fewer climate-changing emissions and consumes significantly less energy during production. Also, its curved design provides even greater seating comfort.

From 2015 the DAR has been available in a revised (slightly larger) size, this 'New Height' is now the only standard DAR model available. 

Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE
by Vitra


Deep Black 12
Forest 48
Granite Grey 56
Emerald 17
Ice Grey 23
Light Grey 24
Mustard 34
Pale Rose 41
Pebble 11
Poppy Red 03
Rusty Orange 43
Sea Blue 83
Citron 92
Cotton White 85
£403.75

Was: £475.00

The Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE has been updated with new colours for 2019. The update creates a new link between the Eames Fiberglass Chairs and the Eames Plastic Chairs. In an extensive process of research and analysis, the historical Eames colours have inspired a harmonious palette that emphasises the affinity of the two chair groups. The result is a rich spectrum of hues highlighting the special properties of the different materials. The interplay of vibrant and more subtle colours makes it easy to combine Eames Plastic Armchairs and Eames Fiberglass...

The Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE has been updated with new colours for 2019. The update creates a new link between the Eames Fiberglass Chairs and the Eames Plastic Chairs. In an extensive process of research and analysis, the historical Eames colours have inspired a harmonious palette that emphasises the affinity of the two chair groups. The result is a rich spectrum of hues highlighting the special properties of the different materials. The interplay of vibrant and more subtle colours makes it easy to combine Eames Plastic Armchairs and Eames Fiberglass Armchairs.

Eames DAR Plastic Armchair RE is a contemporary version of the legendary fiberglass chair, with its chromed ‘Eiffel Tower’ style leg base. It was produced in collaboration with Zenith Plastics for the Museum of Modern Art in New York’s Low-Cost Furniture Design Competition and was the first industrially manufactured plastic chair in the world.

Since the 1950s the organically shaped seat shell of the Plastic Armchair has been combined with various bases and produced in the millions. In the current recycled polypropylene version, the armchair generates fewer climate-changing emissions and consumes significantly less energy during production. Also, its curved design provides even greater seating comfort.

From 2015 the DAR has been available in a revised (slightly larger) size, this 'New Height' is now the only standard DAR model available. 

‘Made to Order’ products are ordered in from the manufacturer on the customers request and are considered a bespoke product - special terms and conditions apply. Production (lead) times stated above are an estimate only and do not include transit times from the supplier, or the time taken to deliver to you.

In stock items are available for immediate dispatch from our London-based warehouse. The daily cut-off time is 12:00 am for same day shipping, orders placed in the afternoon will be shipped the following day. Please refer to inventory levels above for live stock availability.

Dimensions:-
Width: 62.5 cm, Seat Width: 41 cm, Height: 83 cm, Seat Height: 43 cm, Depth: 60 cm, Seat Depth: 52 cm

Please Note:-
Due to the composition of the recycled material, the seat shell colours feature very subtle specks of pigment.

Outdoor Use:-
Products with a powder-coated base are suitable for use outdoors on a temporary or seasonal basis, following care instructions.

Seat shell - Recycled polypropylene, 100% recyclable, dyed through.

Base - Wire base with cross struts, chrome-plated or powder coated finish.

Please note:-
Special additives retard the fading of colours due to UV radiation. However, if the chair is exposed to sunlight for prolonged periods, the colour may change over time. We recommend limited exposure to sunlight. 

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