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Display Name: karotts
Member Since: 9/18/07

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I work for a textile company and when we have something discontinued or slightly damaged, I contact one of our local schools that have an interiors dept. Preschools are another great place - they might be able to use the samples in an art project.

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2/10/09 10:06 PM

I sit in a Life Chair everyday - and really nothing can compare! I'd suggest getting the ultra seat topper which is a little cushier. I'd also purchase from a dealership - DWR only carries a limited amount of options - at a dealership you'd be able to pick any finish and choose from hundreds of knolltextiles or leathers.

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1/12/09 11:18 PM

If you like the wood exterior you can also try the salsa seating collection from Knoll - you can get it without the shelves too. Although the legs are different...

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9/23/08 05:21 PM

check out Knolltextiles - they are commercial grade fabrics and they sell to the public without a designer. They'll even send memo samples if you call your local showroom.


if you go to "refine your search" you can even look by color.

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8/5/08 05:12 PM

oh i've got the bird and the womb- i'd say the womb is more comfy, but the bird rocks a little and thats fun too.

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2/18/08 12:43 PM

oh, i just love the womb chair. I'm sitting in mine right now, but I would also recommend the Bertoia Bird Chair - so much easier to buy a new cover!

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9/18/07 07:44 PM