Trend Watch: Classic Chairs in Unusual Fabrics

When a photo of a womb chair dressed up in Proenza Schouler damask hit our inbox today it got us thinking about the other instances of classic chairs in unusual "outfits" that we've seen in the past year or so. It is a trend that seems to be heating up...

Above the Jump: Suzani Lounge by Huda Baroudi and Maria Hibri of Bokja via Dezeen
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Egg Chair in Patchwork Upholstery from Squint Limited
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Eames Lounge in a Missoni-esque Print on the Gossip Girl Set

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Womb Chair in Proenza Schouler Damask at Design Within Reach

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Eames Aluminum Group Chair in Maharam Paisley at ABC Carpet and Home

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Eames Aluminum Group Lounge in Maharam Print at ABC Carpet and Home

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Eames Lounge in Plaid via Homebug

We like the look - classics with a twist. The way these combine somewhat "serious" classics with neo-hippie or fashion-y fabrics would make for a humorous yet stylish addition to a modern living room. What do you think of this trend? Thumbs up or down?