Upholstered Easy Armchair/ KeSa Indigo

Designer Padmaja Krishnan
Collection KeSa by Padmaja
Year/Period 2020
Dimensions ( cm / in ) H 30.8 78.0 / D 33.1 84.0 / W 27.8 70.5

Product Description

Products in the KeSa Collection are available in a set of fabric 'colourways', designed and produced by textile designer Padmaja Krishnan.The blue/grey colourway seen in the image above is called KeSa Indigo.

The fabric used for the KeSa collection is an up-cycled 'Patchwork Textile' - created through an intense process of collecting discarded fabric scraps, arranging them with care into specific patterns and sewing them one piece at a time by hand, and then by machine. The process of stitching and making enough fabric for a single chair takes several weeks of work and is done entirely by women artisans in Padmaja's workshop in Mumbai.

Each chair we make in this collection will be truly unique, even though they belong to a specific 'colourway' created by Padmaja.

A special wood finish called P1 has been developed to complement the KeSa Indigo Colourway. P1 wood finish is achieved by a process that involves hand-applying layers of black stain on the wood, followed by light brushing with a steel brush and applying a final layer of hard wax oil.

Product Specification

Standard dimensions

H 30.8 78.0 / D 33.1 84.0 / W 27.8 70.5

Materials Burma Teak (Tectona grandis) 'Patchwork' KeSa Indigo Fabric Polyurethane Foam Pinewood Inner Frame Metal Components
Product variants N/A
Other information Arm Height - 25 63.5 Seat Height - 16.6 42.0
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Product Options

The Upholstered Easy Armchair/ KeSa Indigo is available in the Indigo 'patchwork' cotton fabric and the P1 Black wood finish.

Upholstery Option - KeSa Indigo

Colour swatch of Ke Sa Indigo Palette
Ke Sa Indigo Palette

Wood Finish - P1 Black

Colour swatch of P1 Ke Sa Black
P1 Ke Sa Black

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