Elegant, beautiful, functional, and even mystical. The Barcelona Daybed is one piece of furniture with many angles to admire and enjoy. If you are an design enthusiast, you know that already.
And the same way, you know too about the history of one man named Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, who created the Barcelona Daybed within the Barcelona Collection, back then in 1928, for the delight of the Kings of Spain, in the dawn of the Barcelona International Exposition.
Now, let’s take a closer look to the Barcelona Daybed.
The Barcelona Day Bed sits upon on a polished tubular stainless steel base. It has a strong ash wood platform, delicately finished with a protective clear lacquer. Over this ash wood platform there are 72 individuals cushions full of comfort. Each one of them are filled with high-end, fire retardant, urethane foam. And 17 straps are used to stretch them over a rubber webbing.
The trademark of the Barcelona Daybed is its rounded leather bolster. It is secured to the cushion platform with a pretty set of straps, and lock snaps for additional support.
The best leather for the best bench
Taken from a single cowhide, 72 individual panels of the best Italian Aniline leather are then cut, welted and tufted with leather and buttons, all by hand. This 72 individual panels are the image of comfort, beauty and functionality of the Barcelona Daybed.
Regarded as a crucial accomplishment of mid-century modern furniture design, the Barcelona Day Bed is a piece worthy of royalty. Reminiscent of the days of glorious Roman Empire, the Barcelona Day Bed will imbue the same sense of nobility and greatness to your home and office. Don’t lose the opportunity to experience the comfort and elegance of the Barcelona Daybed in Barcelona Designs.