The idea for the design of the Soft Pad Chaise came from a longtime friend of Charles and Ray Eames, the film director Billy Wilder, who was in search of a recliner for taking short naps or for resting on during breaks between film shoots. Six cushions joined with zippers are attached to the aluminium frame, and two loose cushions provide extra comfort. Vitra has produced the Soft Pad Group over a period of decades in the same superior quality.
Charles & Ray Eames, 1968.
Vitra is the sole authorised manufacturer of Eames products for Europe and the Middle East. When you own an Eames product made by Vitra, you know it is an original.
Materials: Padded leather upholstery, 6 fixed and 2 loose cushions. Base: die-cast aluminium, powder-coated chocolate.
Dimensions: W192 x H73 x D43cm. Seat Height = 51cm
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