A sofa or armchair, HAPPY-HOUR features soft goosedown cushions on a frame made of plywood covered in cowhide, all on a metal base. The infinite possibilities of finishes and colors of the metal – from burnished champagne to black chrome – of the cowhide – from sand to Bulgarian red – and of the fabric make the product’s image particularly versatile. The sofa has added comfort near the cowhide armrests thanks to a padded roll for the forearm. The armchair updates and lightens the features of classic bergères.
Frame is made of satined, chromed, burnished, champagne or black chromed metal. The seat is made of metal covered with hide leather in the following colors: russian red (5008), white (5007), olive (5006), black (5005), dark brown (5004), dark brown extra (5013), grey (5003), sand (5001), and tobacco (5015). It is also available in black suede (6005), dark brown suede (6004), olive suede (6003), sand suede (6001) with seat mattress in dacron. The arm and backrest have multilayered wood covered in hide leatherin the following colors: russian red (5008), white (5007), olive (5006), black (5005), dark brown (5004), dark brown extra (5013), grey (5003), sand (5001), and tobacco (5015). It is also available in black suede (6005), dark brown suede (6004), olive suede (6003), sand suede (6001). The seat/back cushions art. 14b02-14b03 in polyurethane and dacron. Art.14b01. The throw pillows are down-filled on request with upcharge. The bolster cushions are down-filled on request with upcharge.the upholstery contains either removable fabric or not removable leather covers. The cushion piping has different colours of grosgrain available (see sample cart)
Design By Antonio Citterio
For the past 40 years, Antonio Citterio has been supervising the entire Flexform collection.Antonio Citterio was born in Meda in 1950, and started his design office in 1972. He got a degree in architecture at the Milan Polytechnic in 1975.Between 1987 and 1996, he worked with Terry Dwan and together they designed buildings in Europe and Japan.In 1999, he founded “Antonio Citterio and Partners” with Patricia Viel. The firm operates internationally, developing complex long-term projects on all scales and in synergy with a qualified network of consultants. In 1987 and in 1994, Antonio Citterio received the Compasso d’Oro-ADI award. Since 2006 he has been teaching architectural design at the Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio, Switzerland. In 2008, he was honored by the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce of London, which gave him the title of “Royal Designer for Industry.”In September 2009, the architectural firm changed its name to “Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners.”