Aston and Aston “cord” share the same design roots and aesthetic language and are pieces whose compact size and graceful lines are a boon to creating innovative interior design projects that express continuity and consistency of style between interior and exterior settings.
The Aston “cord” indoor armchair offers a different take on the same theme through the use of different materials.
The painted metal frame is finished in pewter color and the seat back is in a special braided 7mm diameter polypropylene cord, available in two color variations: light grey and dark brown.
The Aston “cord” indoor armchair is available with and without arms, ready to lend its fresh, informal personality to the creation of interior design projects where the interaction moves freely between indoors and outdoors.
Frame: metal, processed in three phases: sand blasting, zinc primer for exterior use (fosters and improves adhesion of the finish paint), and exterior polyester powder coating available exclusively in glossy pewter color. The metal frames have a laser-cut geometric decoration based on an exclusive minotti studio design.
Backrest and armrests covered in a braided 7mm diameter taslan* polypropylene fiber, available iin two color variations: light grey and dark brown. Between the seat cushion and the metal frame there is another thin layer of padding in polyurethane foam with cover coordinated to the seat cushion and internal birchwood multiply support.
Cushions: padding for seat cushions is in channeled goose down with high resilience polyurethane insert. Padding for back cushion in channelled goose down.
Covers: seat and backrest cushions in fabric and leather are completely removable. Protective polyethylene slides.
The braided polypropylene cord utilized in crafting the aston cord products is made of flyer, a special yarn designed for the production of residential and contract upholstery textiles, that is ideal for outdoor use. Soft and non-pilling, it is resistant to sunlight, mold and bacteria. Made of hypoallergenic and nontoxic substances, the material has successfully passed rigorous testing of its antibacterial and antifungal properties. it offers excellent resistance to sunlight, salt, water, chlorine, acids, sun screens and tanning lotions, perspiration, stains, and wear. Washableat 40° (104°f), it does not shrink and does not require ironing. it is totally recyclable and is oekotex
® Standard 100 certified (tested for harmful substances).
*: air texturization process (taslanizing) that lends an appearance similar to that of natural
Born in Milan in 1954, Rodolfo Dordoni graduated in architecture in 1979. From 1979 until 1989 he was responsible for the art direction and company image co-ordination of Cappellini International. Rodolfo Dordoni has a vast repertoire in product design typologies, encompassing domestic / contract lamps and furniture, storage systems, kitchens, bathroom accessories, objects, carpets and electrica... More