designed to suit the ‘stammtisch’ table, zurich-based designer alfredo häberli presents the stammplatz chair, his newest addition to the quodes family. informed by the traditional handmade wooden chairs used in the swiss alps, this seating object consists of three parts: the legs, seat and backrest. although simple at first sight, a closer look reveals the complete opposite: the edge of the seat is subtly slanted inwards, and the back and seat fit together seamlessly.

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the stammplatz was designed to join the stammtisch

 

 

made of solid french oak with an oil finish, the stammplatz chair by alfredo häberli for quodes is also available with a cushion in kvadrat galaxy fabric that follows the shape of the seat.

 

‘the ‘stammplatz’ was designed to suit our ‘stammtisch,’ comments alfredo häberli. ‘inspired by the traditional wooden hand-made chairs used in the swiss alps, ‘stammplatz’ is split in three main parts: the legs, the seat and the backrest. the same subtle detail from the ‘stammtisch’ is visible on the chair’s seat. the edge is not simply vertical but changes all around, therefore lets the seat and backrest meet in a very direct matter. the angle of the seat’s edge, has been considerate to directly provide a perfectly comfortable angle for the backrest. the simple wooden construction brings extra warmth and comfort to the setting around the ‘stammtisch’.

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made in solid french oak, the chair showcases a clean and modern design 

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the backrest joins seamlessly the seat

 

alfredo häberli stammplatz quodes designboom
the edge of the seat is subtly slanted inwards

alfredo häberli stammplatz quodes designboom 
the wooden construction adds warmth to the seating piece

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the chair is also available with a cushion in kvadrat galaxy fabric, also designed by häberli

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stammplatz complementing the stammtisch

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