Vitra Eames Plastic DSW Side Chair

Vitra present the Eames DSW Side Chair by Charles & Ray Eames for Vitra. A classic design that has and will continue to stand the test of time. The iconic plastic side chair is available in a range of finishes to suit any space and scheme.


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  • Basalt
  • Basic Dark
  • Classic Green
  • Classic Red
  • Cream
  • Ice Grey
  • Mauve Grey
  • Moss Grey
  • Mustard
  • Navy Blue
  • Ocean
  • Oxide Red
  • Poppy Red
  • White

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The Eames Plastic Side Chair is a contemporary version of the legendary Fibreglass Chair. Originally produced in collaboration with Zenith Plastics for the Museum of Modern Art's Low-Cost Furniture Design Competition the DSR was the first industrially manufactured plastic chair. Suitable for the home, office or public spaces the Eames DSW side chair is a hard wearing, reliable and comfortable choice for where seating is required. Eames DSW is one of the most popular choices for dining chairs and is available with the addition of a fully upholstered seat or upholstered seat cushion in a range hopsak fabrics. Not suitable for outdoor use.


UK Stock Finishes:

White shell, Golden Maple legs

Mustard shell, Golden Maple legs

Mauve Grey shell, Golden Maple legs

Ocean shell, Golden Maple legs

Moss Grey shell, Golden Maple legs


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Additional Info

Lead time UK Stock Finishes 2-3 weeks, all other finishes 4-6 weeks

Height: 83cm

Seat Height: 43cm

Width: 46.5cm

Depth: 46.5cm

Other Information

Seat shell: Dyed-through polypropylene. All models (except RAR) are available with a seat cushion (screwed to the seat shell) or full upholstery. The fully upholstered version has moulded polyurethane foam padding covered in Hopsak fabric, attached to the shell with a welted edge. Covers are available in all Hopsak fabric colours. Different shell and upholstery colours and various bases provide a multitude of possible combinations.

Options: The Eames Plastic Chair is available as a visitor chair, dining chair, rocking chair, swivel chair or in stacking versions and with ganging brackets for row seating. Beam-mounted shells are suited for use in waiting areas.

Base: Non-stackable wooden base in various shades of maple or honey-toned ash, stained and lacquered finish. Steel rod cross struts in basic dark. (DSW = Dining Height Side Chair Wood Base)


Year of Design: 1950


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