ISSUE 28  |  Summer in Paris

Furniture: Colonel in Paris

July 11, 2011 3:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Founded in 2010 by Isabelle Gilles and Yann Poncelet, Colonel is a "small, human-size furniture company." The couple specializes in revitalizing vintage pieces; they also design their own collection in collaboration with specialized craftspeople and small wood workshops. Go to Colonel to see the full line.

Above: Painted chairs from Colonel's own collection.

Above: A vintage Tolix chair.

Above: Vintage midcentury chairs painted white with red seat cushions.

Above: An Ercol-style vintage chair.