ISSUE 59  |  L'Amour

High/Low: Painted Windsor Chairs

February 15, 2013 10:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

London-based furniture dealer Christopher Howe says of his painted Windsor chairs: "We should all have at least one in a heart-rending color." We agree—and so, apparently, does Crate & Barrel, which has come out with a trio of classic painted chairs at a compelling price.

Above: Howe's Windsor Chairs are traditionally made of beechwood; £225 each.

Above: Crate and Barrel's Willa Chair is an interpretation of the Windsor chair featuring a beechwood frame and a slender spindle back; available in peacock, dove, or snow (we think a mix would be nice around a dining table); $149 each.

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