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REN / Armchair

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Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

Through the particular low design of the backrest, the chair helps maintain the kind of elegant upright posture that is well-regarded in Japan, even when sitting comfortably and relaxed. The covering fabric for the cushion can be changed to fit different environments. A product belonging to the “KARIMOKU NEW STANDARD” collection, which is aiming to solve environmental concerns and realize sustainable manufacturing through revitalizing Japanese forestry by utilizing domestic hardwood as its major material.

Client / Manufacturer

Karimoku Furniture

Karimoku Furniture Inc.
Chitagun, Aichi, Japan

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Design

Karimoku Furniture

Karimoku Furniture Inc.
Chitagun, Aichi, Japan

Takahiko Fujimori

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