History Lesson: Emeco Navy Chair
Emeco Navy Chair
The Emeco Navy 1006 (“ten oh six”) Chair became popular among modernist designers and architects, and the design was copied world-wide.
Emeco works with Coca-Cola: 111 Chair AKA “Coke Chair
Emeco still makes its classic chair, but now it uses recycled Coke bottles. Their mantra is to “make recycling obsolete” by making chairs that last for forever. If their Coke chairs are anything like their old chairs (which are made to last 150 years), they may just achieve their goal.
|The Emeco chair combined with the use of the Eames® Molded Plastic Dowel-Leg Side Chair|
|A white Emeco Chair with the Tulip Table (a previous history lesson)|