Inspired by the Eames Shell Chair, Solo Dining Chair by Neri & Hu for De La Espada is an updated version that transforms the early industrial look of the Eames’ iconic chair into a sophisticated, comfortable seat that is suitable for both residential and commercial use. The Solo chair has an upholstered shell that hugs the body creating a microcosmic universe for the sitter—an object of shelter and refuge. Pair Solo Dining Chair with its ideal companion, Solo Dining Table.
Available in American black walnut, American white oak, or European Ash in a range of finishes, and a range of fabric and leather options.
Crafted at the solar-powered De La Espada factory in Portugal and rigorously engineered with the support of De La Espada’s in-house product development team and expert craftspeople. Durability, comfort, and aesthetics combine for a product that lasts a lifetime.
Timber is sustainable solid wood from North America or Europe, offering long-term repairability of the surface. Natural color and grain variations in every plank make each piece an individual. Traditional wood joinery bonded with wood glue ensures structural integrity. All finishes are non-toxic and applied by hand, sprayed, or rubbed.
Textiles supplied by a renowned Danish partner with fabric mills in Norway, Italy, and the UK. Leather sourced from tanneries in Sweden and Italy using only hides from European cattle.
About De La Espada
Founded in 1993 and based in Northern Portugal, De La Espada is industrial design with a warm heart, where luxury is expressed through tactile materials and obsessive detailing. De La Espada has a strong belief in the power of design to transform people’s lives, and their products are created with this in mind—the human being is at the center of everything the brand does.