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Trend Alert: Peasant Chair Roundup (Plus 5 to Buy)

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 22, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Julie Carlson last modified Dec 21, 2015

Spotted lately: the classic carved-wood Tyrolean chair (also called the Swiss mountain chair) and other folk art versions in stylish interiors. Above: Tyrolean chairs in a holiday house by Pedevilla Architects (see more at The Mountain Rental: A Holiday House in the Italian Alps ). Above: A peasant chair in the bedroom at  Chesa Wazzau in St. Moritz . Above: Chinese farmer's chairs surround the kitchen table in Vincent Van Duysen's kitchen. Photograph by David Spero for the  New York Times . Above: Humble peasant chairs from New York antiques dealer Paula Rubenstein in the home of Gardenista contributor Laura Silverman. Photograph by Michael Mundy (go to  At Home in Sullivan County, NY , to see more). Five to Buy Above: The Swiss Mountain Chair III  from Bliss Home is $155. Above: Venetian designer Luca Nichetto reinterpreted the traditional Tyrolean chair for his collaboration with Casamania. The chairs are made of ash and available in a range of colors; go to Casamania for ordering information. Above: From Jan Kurtz Mobel, the Stuhl Vienna Chair is €198 ($242.47). Above: Colorado furniture maker Tim O'Brien trained with an Austrian master; his Handmade Alpine Chairs are $750 each via his shop, Shamrock Fine Woodworking, on Etsy. Above: An Antique Folk Art Spinning Chair or Brettstuhl Baroque peasant chair ("early 19th century or before") is $825 from Etsy seller Owl Song Vintage. See what's next by reading our Trend Alerts :  Kitchens with Brass Accents File Cabinets as Storage in Every Room (but the Office) Ugly Marble Bathrooms Chevron- and Herringbone-Patterned Walls Bathroom Storage Tricks in the Kitchen N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on December 22, 2014 as part of our Winter's Tale issue. More Stories from Remodelista Last-Minute Gifts: 7 Favorite Holiday DIYs Table of Contents: Winter's Light Current Obsessions: A Global Study






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