This Ghost Chair guide was updated March 2019
I love everything about it – the classic shape rendered in a modern material, the fact that it doesn’t take up any visual space, and the way and Way he lets light filter right through. It’s also comfortable and the perfect place to sit when guests drop by.
It was built by Louis XVI. inspired.
The Louis Ghost was inspired by an even more infamous moment in furniture design history. The Louis XVI chair, initially referred to as Goût Grec, was a simple, upholstered armchair that became popular during the ill-fated reign of Louis XVI and his Queen Marie Antoinette.
“Made from a single piece of transparent molded polycarbonate, the Louis Ghost Chair is light where its archetype is heavy. The design recycles the classic shape into a versatile seat that can be used both outdoors and indoors.”
Manufactured and sold by Italian furniture company Kartell, the Louis Ghost Chair simplifies the elegant lines of its predecessor into a seamless, geometric chair that could be molded from a single piece of polycarbonate.
A legacy of this chair is that it can live forever. Ghost chairs are made from recyclable materials, making them an eco-friendly choice.
The style is easily recognizable thanks to the oval back and straight seat and legs. The ghost chair composition makes it particularly hard-wearing and scratch-resistant.
The style known in art history as a mixture of ornamental rococo and more vinegary neoclassicism. Starck successfully reinvented the opulent baroque form and brought it back into the 21st century. The prototype of the Louis Ghost Chair was first put in the spotlight at the 2002 Milan International Furniture Fair.
But clear plastic, also known as poly(methyl methacrylate), also known as acrylic glass, lucite, acrylite, perspex or perspex, has advantages over glass that cannot be ignored.
Kartell is an Italian company that manufactures and sells modern plastic furniture.
This safe gas fire pit and four accompanying swivel club chairs offer friends and family a great way to spend evenings outside, enjoying the night air and socializing or sharing ghost stories. Single chair weight capacity: 300 lb.
Philippe Starck, (born January 18, 1949 in Paris, France), French designer, known for his wide range of designs, including everything from interior design and household items to boats and clocks. He also worked as an architect.
Sand the scratch with a piece of dry 600-grit silicon carbide sandpaper, rubbing the area in a circular motion. Damp sandpaper rubbed over the scratch in a circular motion will wipe away any residue. The Plastic People recommend alternating dry and wet sandpaper.
Acrylic can scratch easily so avoid contact with sharp or abrasive objects.
Polycarbonate is strong and stable, heat-resistant and looks good especially for garden furniture.
Ghost chairs add a touch of elegance and magic to your outdoor space. Lightweight and eye-catching, they’re perfect for any garden party.