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  • Knoll Classics Sale - save 15% on all Knoll Classics

    From February 19 to March 1 take advantage of 15% savings + free delivery on Knoll furniture designs by Bertoia, Breuer, Florence Knoll, Mies van der Rohe, Warren Platner, Eero Saarinen, Jens Risom and many other internationally recognized designers. Choose from hundreds of fabrics and finishes to make these pieces fit your home or office.

    The Knoll Eero Saarinen Collection consists of the Saarinen Table, the Tulip Chair,  the Executive Arm Chair and the Womb Chair and many other classic pieces.

     

    Eero Saarinen Table pedestal bases await marble tops on the assembly line, 1963. Photograph from the Knoll Archive. Eero Saarinen Table pedestal bases await marble tops on the assembly line, 1963. Photograph from the Knoll Archive.

     

    The best materials make for lasting designs. A marble tabletop speaks to you. It is smooth and alive to the touch, it is beautiful, subtle, luminous, lasting.

     

    Marble being evaluated and marked for cutting by stone masters, 2013. Photography by Knoll. Marble being evaluated and marked for cutting by stone masters, 2013. Photography by Knoll.

     

    The finished Saarinen Oval Table pairs with Harry Bertoia's Side Chairs - beautiful. The finished Saarinen Oval Table pairs with Harry Bertoia's Side Chairs - beautiful.

     

    New from Knoll is the Saarinen Womb Settee, a classic fit for two!

     

    The Saarinen Womb Chair's new double-wide Settee is the perfect modern refuge for the living room, bedroom or office. Available in two base finishes and a very large choice of fabrics. The Saarinen Womb Chair's new double-wide Settee is the perfect modern refuge for the living room, bedroom or office. Available in two base finishes and a very large choice of colorful fabrics.

     

    The Knoll Mies van der Rohe Collection consists of the Barcelona Lounge Chair and Couch, the Brno Chair, the Four Seasons Stool and the Krefeld Collection.

    “Each material has specific characteristics which we must understand if we want to use it.” —Mies van der Rohe

     

    The Barcelona Chair pairs with a black-on-black Saarinen Oval Coffee Table. A highly curated group leather choices are offered for these classic chairs. Also available in a child's size. The Barcelona Chair pairs with a black-on-black Saarinen Oval Coffee Table. A highly curated group of leather choices are offered for these classic chairs. Also available in a child's size.

     

    The Knoll Harry Bertoia Collection consists of the Bertoia Side Chair, Barstool, Diamond Chair and the exciting Bird Chair.

     

    The graceful Diamond Chair is an astounding study in space, form and function by one of the master sculptors of the last century. The white and black frames are suitable for outdoor use. The graceful Diamond Chair is an astounding study in space, form and function by one of the master sculptors of the last century. The white and black frames are suitable for outdoor use.

     

    The Knoll Warren Platner Collection consists of the Platner Arm Chair, Lounge Chair, Coffee Table and the iconic Dining Table.

     

    The production process behind the Platner Coffee Table. Photograph from the Knoll Archives. The production process behind the Platner Coffee Table. Photograph from the Knoll Archives.

     

    The Planter Dining Table and Chair, designed in 1966, captures the decorative, gentle, graceful shapes that were beginning to infiltrate modern vocabulary. The pieces are created by welding hundreds of curved, nickel-plated steel rods to circular frames, simultaneously serving as structure and ornament. The Planter Dining Table and Chair, designed in 1966, captures the decorative, gentle, graceful shapes that were beginning to infiltrate modern vocabulary. The pieces are created by welding hundreds of curved, nickel-plated steel rods to circular frames, simultaneously serving as structure and ornament.

     

    Knoll is now offering the Platner Collection in 18 karat gold. These stunning pieces are  all you will need for an elegant mid-century modern room. Call Modern Planet for pricing details. Knoll is now offering the Platner Collection in 18 karat gold. These stunning pieces are all you will need for an elegant mid-century modern room. Call Modern Planet for pricing details.

     

    The Knoll Marcel Breuer Collection consists of the Wassily Chair, the Cesca Chair, the Laccio Side Table and Coffee Table.

     

    Like his Wassily and Cesca chairs, Marcel Breuer's Laccio Tables are critical to the story of 20th-century design. Breuer's use of tubular steel to define lines in space revolutionized furniture construction and inspired many subsequent generations of designers. Like his Wassily and Cesca chairs, Marcel Breuer's Laccio Tables are critical to the story of 20th-century design. Breuer's use of tubular steel to define lines in space revolutionized furniture construction and inspired many subsequent generations of designers.

     

    The Florence Knoll Collection consists of her sofas, benches, coffee tables, table desks and her classic credenzas.

     

    Consistent with all of her designs, Florence Knoll's Bench has a spare, geometric profile that reflects the rational design approach Florence learned from her mentor, Mies van der Rohe. Have fun choosing fabrics or leathers for this useful bench. Consistent with all of her designs, Florence Knoll's Bench has a spare, geometric profile that reflects the rational design approach Florence learned from her mentor, Mies van der Rohe. Have fun choosing fabrics or leathers for this useful bench.

     

    As head of the Knoll Planning Unit Florence Knoll saw it as her job to translate the vocabulary and rationale of the modern exterior to the interior space of the corporate office.

     

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    “We were going along doing what we wanted to do and we didn't know we were making history.” —Florence Knoll

     

    Always be sure you are buying an original, authentic piece of design. It is worth the investment. No knock-offs please! Always be sure you are buying an original, authentic piece of design. It is worth the investment. No knock-offs please!

     

    For Canadian customers interested in modern furniture, lighting and accessories, please go to our Canadian site, GRShop.com

  • Knoll Classics Sale - Enjoy 15% off + free delivery - Feb 20 - March 3

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    Knoll's reputation for design integrity has a long and decorated history under the guiding principle: "good design is good business." For over 75 years, Knoll has created mid-century modern furnishings that inspire, evolve and endure. Take advantage of significant savings and choose from hundreds of fabrics and finishes to make these iconic pieces your own.

    Here are some highlights of the Knoll Classics Collections:

    The Eero Saarinen Collection - including the Saarinen Pedestal Tables, Tulip Chairs, Saarinen Executive Chairs and, of course, The Womb Chair.

    Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1957, the Tulip Chair is available with arms (as shown) or without arms. The dining and coffee pedestal tables are as popular as ever! Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1957, the Tulip Chair is available with arms (as shown) or without arms. The dining and coffee pedestal tables are as popular as ever!

     

    The Mies van der Rohe Collection - including the Barcelona Chair, Table, Couch and Stool as well as the Brno Chairs, originally designed for the Villa Tugendhat.

    The Knoll Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Lounge Chair, designed in 1929, is produced to Mies' original specifications and stamped with his signature. The Knoll Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Lounge Chair, designed in 1929, is produced to Mies' original specifications and stamped with his signature. The Knoll Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Lounge Chair, designed in 1929, is produced to Mies' original specifications and stamped with his signature. The Knoll Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Lounge Chair, designed in 1929, is produced to Mies' original specifications and stamped with his signature.

     

    The Harry Bertoia Collection - the entire Harry Bertoia Collection, including the iconic Diamond Chair, the Bird Chair and the Bertoia Side Chair.

    Part of Harry Bertoia's exceptionally artistic 1952 seating collection sculpted from bent metal rods, the Bertoia Bird High Back Chair enhances virtually any environment. Part of Harry Bertoia's exceptionally artistic 1952 seating collection sculpted from bent metal rods, the Bertoia Bird High Back Chair enhances virtually any environment.

     

    The Florence Knoll Collection - including her eponymous Lounge Collection, Credenzas, and Tables.

    Designed in 1954 by Florence Knoll, this collection is available in many of the Knoll Textile collection fabrics. Designed in 1954 by Florence Knoll, this collection is available in many of the Knoll Textile collection fabrics.

     

    The Warren Platner Collection - including the Platner Lounge Chair, Arm Chair and Dining Table.

    In the 1960s, Warren Platner transformed steel wire into a sculptural furniture collection, creating what is now considered a design icon of the modern era. In the 1960s, Warren Platner transformed steel wire into a sculptural furniture collection, creating what is now considered a design icon of the modern era.

     

    The Richard Schultz Collection - including the 1966 Collection and the Petal Table Collection.

    The Petal Table is available in vertical grain natural teak and white HPDE (High Density Polyurethane). It is available as a coffee table, a dining table and an end table. The Petal Table is available in vertical grain natural teak and white HPDE (High Density Polyurethane). It is available as a coffee table, a dining table and an end table.

     

    The Marcel Breuer Collection - including the iconic Wassily Chair and Laccio Tables.

    Marcel Breuer was an apprentice at the Bauhaus in 1925 when he conceived the first tubular steel chair, the Wassily Chair, based on the tubed frame of a bicycle. Marcel Breuer was an apprentice at the Bauhaus in 1925 when he conceived the first tubular steel chair, the Wassily Chair, based on the tubed frame of a bicycle.

     

    The Jens Risom Collection - including the iconic web-backed Side and Lounge Chairs.

    Jens Risom's original 1941 collection for Knoll incorporates a natural aesthetic characteristic of understated Scandinavian design. Jens Risom's original 1941 collection for Knoll incorporates a natural aesthetic characteristic of understated Scandinavian design.

     

    The George Nakashima Collection - including the Straight Chair and Splay Leg Table.

    Originally designed for Knoll in the 1940s, the Straight Chair by George Nakashima is a Modernist take on the traditional Windsor chair. Featuring natural, low-sheen finishes and live wood grain patterns, the Straight Chair epitomizes Nakashima and his craft. Originally designed for Knoll in the 1940s, the Straight Chair by George Nakashima is a Modernist take on the traditional Windsor chair. Featuring natural, low-sheen finishes and live wood grain patterns, the Straight Chair epitomizes Nakashima and his craft.

     

    The Charles Pollock Collection - including the Pollock Executive Chair and the newly reintroduced Pollock Model 657 Arm Chair or Sling Lounge Chair.

    Charles Pollock's 1963 executive chair and the Model 657 Arm Chair or Sling Chair exemplify Pollock's honest approach to design. Charles Pollock's 1963 executive chair and the Model 657 Arm Chair or Sling Chair exemplify Pollock's honest approach to design.

     

    Knoll invests in extensive research, field studies, customer collaborations and partners with experts from the fields of architecture, organizational behavior, technology and business management to ensure that its products adapt and respond to the evolving needs of their customers.

    Environmental needs and requirements are not overlooked by Knoll either. Knoll is considered a leader in production practices that reduce waste, conserve natural resources and protect the biosphere.

    For Canadian customers interested in modern furniture, lighting and accessories, please go to our Canadian site, GRShop.com

     

     

     

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