Red Legs Upholstery
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
The Reading Chair (Photography by Toby Summerskill)
Sneaky peek of a collaboration I’m working on with Tado. More soon!

Sneaky peek of a collaboration I’m working on with Tado. More soon!

The Reading Chair sitting next to The Chair Project
LIMITED EDITION OF ONE! The Reading Chair  is a collaboration between illustrator Serge Seidlitz & upholsterer Lizzie Summerskill (ME). The Edwardian wingback chair, has been stripped, repaired and remastered. The essence of the project was to produce a beautifully crafted piece of furniture that will stand the test of time and will offer the maximum comfort but within a modern context, therefore fusing the values of traditional method with high end modern living. The chair has been carefully made, using traditional techniques and with the employment of traditional and modern materials, and is finished with black painted legs and black acrylic decorative nails around the legs.The fabric design was tailored to fit this chair exclusively so that all bookshelves would appear on the inside and outside back. The end result is a beautiful antique wingback chair that will last for years to come and  be the perfect place for any booklover to sit back and enjoy their favourite past time. via sergeseidlitz

LIMITED EDITION OF ONE! The Reading Chair is a collaboration between illustrator Serge Seidlitz & upholsterer Lizzie Summerskill (ME). The Edwardian wingback chair, has been stripped, repaired and remastered. The essence of the project was to produce a beautifully crafted piece of furniture that will stand the test of time and will offer the maximum comfort but within a modern context, therefore fusing the values of traditional method with high end modern living. The chair has been carefully made, using traditional techniques and with the employment of traditional and modern materials, and is finished with black painted legs and black acrylic decorative nails around the legs.The fabric design was tailored to fit this chair exclusively so that all bookshelves would appear on the inside and outside back. The end result is a beautiful antique wingback chair that will last for years to come and  be the perfect place for any booklover to sit back and enjoy their favourite past time. via sergeseidlitz

Nigerian poet and novelist, Ben Okri, posing after his talk last night at 5x15. What an honour to be invited to exhibit The Reading Chair at such a great event.

Nigerian poet and novelist, Ben Okri, posing after his talk last night at 5x15. What an honour to be invited to exhibit The Reading Chair at such a great event.

Sneaky peek of the proper pics by Toby Summerskill of The Reading Chair. More soon!

Sneaky peek of the proper pics by Toby Summerskill of The Reading Chair. More soon!

THANKS thedukeofpeckhams “The Reading Chair by Red Legs Upholstery is A*W*E*S*O*M*E”

And thar she blows! The Reading Chair

And thar she blows! The Reading Chair

This is how the back and the sides line up on The Reading Chair. Isn’t it a beautiful shape?

This is how the back and the sides line up on The Reading Chair. Isn’t it a beautiful shape?

AND…. the other side of The Reading Chair

AND…. the other side of The Reading Chair