a divan turkish divan, originally from persian devan is a piece of couch-like sitting furniture or, in some countries, a box-spring based bed.. primarily, in the middle east especially the ottoman empire , a divan was a long seat formed of a mattress laid against the side of the room, upon the floor or upon a raised structure or frame, with cushions to lean against.
in 2006, fantastic furniture expanded its manufacturing division by acquiring royal comfort bedding rcb , a nsw mattress manufacturer, which enabled fantastic furniture to produce its mattress range in australia. today, fantastic furniture is a national chain with over 70 stores around the country.
the designers launched a homewares collection with a large range of decorative designer items such as crockery, linens, artwork, lightings and chairs. the range is available in a cross selection or retailers such as winners and homesense in canada and stores like tj maxx and home goods in the usa.
the tulip chair was designed by eero saarinen in 1955 and 1956 for the knoll company of new york city. it was designed primarily as a chair to match the complementary dining table. the chair has the smooth lines of modernism and was experimental with materials for its time. the chair is considered a classic of industrial design.. the chair is often considered 'space age' for its futuristic use .
history. fantastic furniture started as a market stall at sydney's park-lea markets in 1989, by friends paul harding and jonathan de jong, selling outdoor furniture. two years later, the first fantastic furniture public store opened at birkenhead point, new south wales nsw . the following year the fantastic lounge factory flf .
king living previously known as king furniture is an australian furniture retail chain, furniture designer and manufacturer. established in sydney in 1977, the king living brand currently has 15 showrooms in australia, as well as international showrooms in new zealand as well as malaysia and singapore. in 2018, king living plans to enter the canadian market with a location in the south .
patio chair, any outdoor chair meant for use on a hard surface contrast with lawn chairs designed so as to not collect water and dry quickly after rain peacock chair , a large wicker chair with a flared back, originating in the philippines; also an exaggerated windsor chair design by hans wegner 1947 .
naomi milgrom ao is an australian business owner. her private company, arj group holdings, owns women's clothing retailers sportsgirl, sussan and suzanne grae. in 2018, she was the eighth richest woman in australia.
the designers launched a homewares collection with a large range of decorative designer items such as crockery, linens, artwork, lightings and chairs. the range is available in a cross selection or retailers such as winners and homesense in canada and stores like tj maxx and home goods in the usa. now in its third year, the collection includes .
the eames aluminum group series is a line of furniture designed by charles and ray eames.while the furniture, particularly the task chair, is an icon of office furniture, it was originally commissioned as outdoor seating for the home of j. irwin miller founder of cummins engines by eero saarinen and alexander girard. the original design featured a woven suspension back and seat stretched .
in rare cases, chairs are made out of unusual materials, especially as a form of art or experimentation. raimonds cirulis, a latvian interior designer, created a volcanic hanging chair that is a handmade out of volcanic rock.
garden furniture, also called patio furniture or outdoor furniture, is a type of furniture specifically designed for outdoor use. it is typically made of weather-resistant materials such as aluminium which is rust-proof. the oldest surviving examples of garden furniture were found in the gardens of pompeii.
ready-to-assemble furniture rta , also known as knock-down furniture kd , flat pack furniture, or kit furniture, is a form of furniture that requires customer assembly.the separate components are packed in cartons which also contain assembly instructions. the furniture is generally simple to assemble with basic tools such as screwdrivers, which are also sometimes included.
design considerations for chairs have been codified into standards. iso 9241, 'ergonomic requirements for office work with visual display terminals vdts – part 5: workstation layout and postural requirements', is the most common one for modern chair design. there are multiple specific standards for different types of chairs.