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Buttercup Rocker by Blu Dot

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Buttercup Rocker
by Blu Dot

A stylish rocker with modern aesthetics and a smooth, form fitting curvature. The Blu Dot Buttercup Rocker possesses a distinctly modern approach to the rocking chair. Available in graphite on oak, rift-sawn white oak or a walnut finish with a brushed stainless steel base.

28" h x 30.25" w x 30" d

When Blu Dot set out to design a modern-day rocking chair, they made sure their Buttercup Rocker achieved the unexpected. A modern twist on the traditional rocking chair, the Blu Dot Buttercup Rocker is distinctive and stylish. Holding to the premise of a traditional rocking chair, the Buttercup Rocker enables users to rock in style.

With a bit of modern flare, the rocker is made with smooth bent plywood, creating curves in unexpected places. The curved plywood cradles the user's back and legs, combining comfort and class to provide a relaxing seating experience. The armrests of the Blu Dot Buttercup Rocker curve outward from the sides of the rocker's seat. This design is reminiscent of the flower the rocker was named for. The arms of the rocker flow seamlessly down to form the seat, showcasing the chair's quality workmanship.

Take a look where the back of the rocker meets the seat, and you will see how well the molded plywood is connected to form a comfortable rocking experience for the user. With such a unique design, the Buttercup Rocker gets noticed immediately and is both inviting and appealing. It's bound to be an attention-grabber in any room or space.

The materials used for the rocker lend interest to an already attractive design. The Blu Dot Buttercup Rocker seat is formed from bent plywood, while the base is brushed stainless steel. The smooth patterns in the wood are apparent no matter what color rocker you choose.

The Buttercup Rocker comes in three different colors: rift-sawn white oak, walnut, and graphite on oak. These neutral colors complement the rocker's design without taking away from it. Whether you have a monochromatic color scheme or have infused color and rich patterns into your room, the rocker by Blu Dot easily melds with your current furniture and wall colors.

The oak and walnut finishes transform the look of the rocker and work well in different spaces. If you would like to see a free color swatch before making your rocker purchase, please don't hesitate to contact our helpful sales representatives. They are experienced designers who will be able to help you determine which color plywood would look best in your space given your current arrangement.

Blu Dot strives to create modern furniture that is stylish and affordable, and the Blu Dot Buttercup Rocker fulfills this mission beautifully. The molded plywood design of the rocker makes this piece an attractive addition to any space.

The rocker is an affordable option for those who value good design and quality-made furniture with modern influence. If you are in the market for a piece that adds interest to your room, is well-made, comfortable and stylish, then the rocker by Blu Dot is a great choice. Once ordered, the rocker generally arrives between four and eight days from the point of purchase for shipping destinations within the Continental United States.

If you have any questions about your purchase, including color choices, dimensions, or shipping, don't hesitate to contact us at SmartFurniture.com.

Materials & Measurements

Buttercup Rocker DimensionsMaterials:
Wood veneer with a brushed stainless steel base

Dimensions:
Overall: 28" h x 30.25" w x 30" d

About The Manufacturer

Blu Dot FurnitureBlu Dot was founded in 1997 by John Christakos, Charles Lazor, and Maurice Blanks, three college friends who wanted to bring modern design and quality furnishing to everyone. Based in Minneapolis, Blu Dot does just that today- designing tables, chairs, sofas, and a variety of home accessories. Blu Dot furniture has a distinct feel and appearance- its products achieve a definite flair despite a minimalist appearance.

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5.0

My favorite rocker of all time.

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from North Carolina

About Me Midrange Shopper

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Comfortable
  • Elegant
  • Ergonomic
  • Graceful
  • Sculptural

Cons

  • A Little Too Low

Best Uses

  • Large Rooms
  • Living Room
  • Medium Rooms
  • Small Rooms
  • Study

Comments about Blu Dot Buttercup Chair:

The buttercup rocker is like a natural relative to the chairs of Charles and Ray Eames, maybe the nephew. It's a standout in my living room and everyone comments about how cool it looks. But it is also extremely comfortable.
I wish it were just an inch or two higher off the ground, but it is not a deal breaker. Worth the money.

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Standard Shipping: $44.95 per item

Standard Ground Shipping
Shipment is typically completed with UPS or Fedex to your front door or main lobby. Once shipped, items generally arrive within 2-5 business days. Simple, fast and easy service. Tracking will be emailed to you upon order shipment.

*If additional tracking info/scheduling is needed, both UPS and Fedex have sign-up services on their website which allow for more detailed tracking/options.

*Some larger products or multiple quantities may ship with a freight carrier (not UPS/Fedex), which will call you for a delivery appointment if delivering to a residence (or business hours for commercial address). We'll send you an email with the shipper/tracking info as soon as your order ships either way.
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THIS PRODUCT REQUIRES ASSEMBLY

Super easy - It basically builds itself!


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    Where is this rocker made?
    Asked on 8/13/2014 by Justin

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      The Blu Dot Buttercup Chair is made in overseas (China specifically).

      Answered on 8/13/2014 by Caroline from Smart Furniture
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Warranty


Blu Dot furniture comes with a 1-year warranty.