This elegant armchair with a distinctive, memorable shape was designed by Ilmari Tapiovaara. Made of solid birch, the armchair features a traditional spoke back attached to a sloping curved rail and a wide seat with a softly rounded edge. Its name playfully refers to the structured, hooped petticoats fashionable in the 19th century, whose shape the chair resembles.
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Designed by Ilmari Tapiovaara
Ilmari Tapiovaara (1914 - 1999), a Finnish designer, was well-known for his furniture and textile designs. Tapiovaara started his career...