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hans olsen

One of my favorite dining set designs; and one perfect for small living spaces.

The triangular seats and curved backs of Hans Olsen’s dining set, designed for Frem Røjle in 1952, fit pefectly below the table when not in use, leaving an amazingly small footprint.

When pulled apart, a center leaf flips upward, expanding the piece to a more proper dining table.

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January 21, 2010, 10:10am   Permalink | Comments

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    Ikea actually sells one very similar to this set, without the extended part underneath unfortunately. For the vast...
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