Founded back in 1908, Carl Hansen has been a staple of beautiful modern and traditional Danish furniture and homeware design for well over a century. Whilst showing no signs of stopping, they have created and incorporated many classic designs over their time in production from some of the biggest names in Danish design, including Hans J. Wegner, Børge Mogensen and Poul Kjærholm. These iconic designers have created some of the most memorable Scandinavian products in recent memory and despite the lengthy times since they were first created, remain as timeless and modern as the day they were created. The range consists of designer chairs , tables and other quirky pieces such as the small collection of children’s furniture that they have so lovingly designed. Stylise your dining room, office or living area with a selection of the Carl Hansen furniture or rather uplift your workspace, restaurant or bar. The opportunities are endless.
Although an overview of their catalogue may show them as the masters of oak, beech, walnut and all other hardwoods, Carl Hansen do not only base their designs in the medium of wood. They also have wide ranges of modern glass and steel designs, a perfect accompaniment to a modern apart block for a piece of stylish modernity. What’s more, most of Carl Hansen’s most treasured pieces are available in a wide selection of colours and finishes to ensure that there is a design for every interior space and personal taste. Their classics, however, have never and will never go out of style. Leading the charge is the Wishbone Chair , an institution in design that has been in production since 1950 and shows no sign of stopping, it’s iconic Y-split making this chair a must have.
Further, Elbow Chair is also a favourite, with its sloped back being known to many as a standard piece of classic design. Many of their products were inspired by the Bauhaus School of thought and design and this shows with the minimalist Danish classics that are produced under the Carl Hansen name. These products are a testament to a stunning beauty in design that is within all objects, and with premium materials and craftsmen’s attention to details, Carl Hansen is a foremost Scandinavian brand with beautiful designs you must check out.