Acre Lounge Chair by Blu Dot

Acre lounge chair by Blu Dot

Dezeen Showroom: the Acre lounge chair by US brand Blu Dot combines a minimalist silhouette with enough back support to remain comfortable for hours at a time.

The Acre lounge chair is a riff on one of the brand's earlier products, the Field chair, reimagined with a more compact form that works solo or in pairs.

Acre Lounge Chair by Blu Dot in copper velvet
The Acre Lounge chair is designed to support hours of reading

The chair has a tubular base made of stainless or blackened steel and an upholstered foam shell seat.

A tucked seam detail on the rear adds visual interest while also helping to create the lumbar support that makes the Acre armchair suited for hours of reading.

Acre Lounge Chairs by Blu Dot
It is available in a range of upholstery options including copper velvet

"Prototyping taught us a key to comfort would be additional lumbar support to the lower back," said Blu Dot. "Seeing an opportunity for an upholstery detail, we designed a subtle tucked seam that provided a smooth transition from arms to back."

Acre is available in a range of upholstery options including two colours of velvet, a linen blend and a dark grey fabric made of 80 per cent post-consumer recycled polyester.

Product: Acre lounge chair
Brand: Blu Dot
Contact: partnerships@bludot.com

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