Latest Carl Hansen Posts from Smart Furniture

Wondrous Workspaces: Vol. 1

  • Author: Maggie
  • Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2016
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In the grand scheme of interior design, corporate offices don't tend to take the cake. Most tend to be impersonal and uninspiring - they are a space to buckle down and bare rather an environment that nurtures creativity and inspire innovation. So we decided to share some inspiring offices of all sizes. 

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Cherner & Carl Hansen - A Perfect Match

  • Author: Catharine
  • Posted: Thursday, October 17, 2013
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Right now we have the enjoyable (and unexpected) experience of offering two fine mid-century collections for sale at the same time.

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The Maharam Shell Chair Project by Carl Hansen

  • Author: Mark
  • Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
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On the occasion of its 50th anniversary and ICFF, the perpetually innovative Hans Wegner Shell Chair serves as a foil for Maharam's diverse range of textiles, including homespun wool textures, re-editioned designs of the Wiener Werkstv§tte and Alexander Girard, and collaborations with Hella Jongerius and Paul Smith.Twenty special Shell Chairs, each with a different Maharam textile and coordinating wood frame, have been editioned as part of Carl Hansen's celebration of the chair and the creative genius of both Hans Wegner and the designers of these incredible fabrics. Smart Furniture is the only place you'll find the full range of colors in which Maharam offers these fabrics. You can shop them all, here.

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Smart Furniture's Dining Essentials

  • Author: Karen
  • Posted: Friday, September 06, 2013
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This year has flown by and before you know it leaves will be falling off trees, temperatures will have dropped, and you'll be setting your tables for the holidays. But if you're anything like my family, you have - for the third year in a row - forgotten to get the extra chair used only at Thanksgiving dinner fixed. Every year someone is stuck doing the wobble - and I don't mean the line dance.

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Fall into Autumn With Pantone

  • Author: Maggie
  • Posted: Friday, August 09, 2013
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Pantone is at it again. That's right, we're back to talk about our favorite global color authority and their Fall Color Trends. For over 20 years, Pantone has surveyed the designers of New York Fashion Week and Fashion Week around the world to bring you each upcoming season's most important color trends.

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The Wishbone Chair by Hans Wegner

  • Author: Mark
  • Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2013
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Designer Profile: Hans Wegner

  • Author: Mark
  • Posted: Thursday, February 07, 2013
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For years, if we're honest, many of us have invoked the words "Danish Modern" without really knowing where it came from or what it looked like. Many times we see something that looks different - a sofa with splayed legs, for instance - and say that it's "Danish Modern-inspired." And it may very well have been. But who inspired Danish Modern itself?

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Introducing Carl Hansen & Son

  • Author: Mark
  • Posted: Saturday, December 29, 2012
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Here at Smart Furniture, we're busy finding new products for you every day. A relatively recent addition that we're especially proud of is Carl Hansen & Son (this brand, famous for its collaboration with Danish designer Hans Wenger, has helped define the Danish Modern style over the course of the 20th century and continues to do great things as we reach farther into the 21st century).

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