ISSUE 17  |  Beautiful Colors

Furniture: NY Chair by Takeshi Nii

April 30, 2010 1:00 PM

BY Francesca Connolly

Designed in 1958 by Takeshi Nii, the Ny Chair is made in Japan of steel, beech wood, and cotton canvas: it’s comfortable, lightweight, folds for easy storage, and comes in a regular version and a rocking version; $490 at Tortoise Life in Los Angeles (a matching ottoman is $170).