Inspiration: Customized Eames Shell Chairs

Inspiration: Customized Eames Shell Chairs

Every once in a while we come across an Eames shell for a pittance compared to what it would cost to buy one new; but usually such finds have seen better days. Here are a few chairs that have been transformed by artists and crafters to take on new life after the original surface has passed its prime.

Wary Meyer's Painted Eames Shell Chair

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Before and After: Customized Eames Chair (Design*Sponge)

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Chair with drawing by artist Saul Steinberg,
ca. 1952

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