As Dieter Rams taught us: Less is More
And we agree fully with Jasper Morrison when he says that whereas many of Dieter Rams designs simply have not stood up to the solemn passage of time, his influence on industrial design remains immense.
Available with metal or wood legs – we say stick with the wood (he he).
Because it is the use of the impossibly thin, stick like legs, that gives Cardo its incredible finesse.
The metal legs are too industrial, too safe.
It’s often said that there are enough chair designs in the world; Cardo is proof that there aren’t
It doesn’t try to do any thing fancy: just does what it has to with a wonderful style and grace.
And honesty, a much underrated aspect of furniture design.
Cardo by Gil Coste for [more]. We were very impressed