The Time Out Chairs

Every household should have a Time Out chair. These are old reclaimed school chairs from around 1930 (the larger square seated chair) and 1950 (the round seated chair and medium sized chair), that have been stripped restored and redesigned. The seat aptly depicts Dennis being a Menace and the chair has been coated with a satin finish varnish. It is wipeable and incredibly sturdy.

Available in two sizes: Small, measuring 52cm (H), 33cm (W), 27cm (D); Medium, measuring 59.5cm (H), 33cm (W), 32cm (D).

The larger square chair has a metal frame that has been stripped, rubbed down and polished the wooden seat and seat back have been sanded and oiled, again all by hand.

Measures 59cm (H), 29.5cm (width of seat), 37cm (width of seat back), 26cm (depth of seat) 35cm (depth of base).

The red chair has a metal frame that has been stripped, rubbed down and repainted a smooth charcoal grey.

Measures 55cm (H), 34cm (W) and 25cm (D)

£85
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Classic School Chairs

Wonderful classic original school chair design with metal frame and wooden seat and seat back restored to a high standard with a modern twist.

The metal frame has been stripped, rubbed down and hand painted. The wooden seat and seat back have been sanded, stained and oiled to bring out the natural grain of the wood. The urban art stencil lends the nostalgic charm of the chair a modern edge. Give it a name for the personal touch and the perfect gift.

The chairs measure 60cm (H), 25cm (width of seat) 27cm (width at base), 34cm (D)

£85
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Bulldog & Hummingbird

These are old reclaimed school chairs for older kids and also suitable for adults. The metal frames have been rubbed down and repainted and the wooden seat and seat back have been sanded and decorated. The chairs have been varnished with a satin finish and are wipeable and incredibly sturdy.

The Union Jack chair sports a rough stencil of a Bulldog for the patriots out there.

The Hummingbird Chair depicts a bird and cage motif with branches of glitter stretching across the seat and seat back and the centre piece in red glitter is a hummingbird in flight.

Chairs measure 73cm (H), 40cm (W), 41cm (D)

£85
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Vintage Ercol School Chair

These chairs are an old design classic by British designer Ercol. They were originally used by schools in the late 1950s but have since been replaced by the plastic chairs used widely today. These chairs are stackable for easy storage (as long as they are the same size).

The Ercol chairs come in three sizes for children; Yellow Dot (smallest size), Red Dot (medium size) and Blue Dot (larger size). The original Ercol chair has a signature impressed dot on the back of each chair.

These chairs have been hand painted and given an edge with an iconic motif on the seat. The chairs are all original Ercols and evidence of their age gives them wonderful character. They are very sturdy and in great condition.

These chairs are the Yellow Dot size and measure 58cm floor to top of seat back, 31cm seat height, 30cm seat depth, 32.5cm seat width.

When choosing the colours for the chair and the motif, please remember that the more contrast there is between colours the better the effect.

£85
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London Parade, British Bulldog & London Town

These are vintage 1950s French school chairs, oozing nostalgic charm redesigned with a modern twist. They have a sturdy metal frame with wooden seat and back. They are wipeable and stackable making them the perfect child's chair.

Each chair has been lovingly restored, hand-painted and decorated and is a one off piece.

The Union Jack chair depicts the British bulldog in the centre, the London Town Chair depicts classic London scenes and landmarks and the London Parade Chair depicts the London Boroughs and the Coronation parade through London.

They measure 60cm floor to top of seat back, 30cm seat depth, 31cm seat width, 34cm seat height.

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£85
Cherry Blossom & Eiffel Tower

These are old school chairs from the 1950s. They are made entirely from wood. This style comes in three different sizes. These chairs are stackable for easy storage (as long as they are the same size).

The Cherry Blossom chair has a frame hand painted in a soft white and depicts brightly coloured birds, flowers and butterflies. Glitter accentuates small areas. The seat is finished with a satin finish and is wipeable (without losing glitter!).

The chair is medium sized, measuring 65cm from floor to top of seat back, 36cm seat height, 36cm seat width (including frame) and 32cm seat depth.

The Eiffel Tower Chair is the larger size and is suitable for older kids. It makes an excellent desk chair and can also be used by adults. The frame of the chair has been painted a soft green and depicts the Eiffel Tower awash with butterflies. It has a wonderful vintage feel with "Paris - La Tour Eiffel" written along the front of the seat.

The Eiffel Tower chair measures 69cm floor to top of seat back, 40cm seat height, 10.5cm seat width (including frame) and 36.5 seat depth.

Chairs:
Butterfly News Chair

This adorable little chair has been hand painted and decorated. The legs are a delicate but vibrant blue and the chair itself has been covered in newspaper with butterflies winding their way gently up and away.

The chair itself is made out of plastic with metal legs and is stackable for ease of storage.

The chair measures 59cm floor to top of seat back, 32cm seat height, 30cm seat depth and 33cm seat width.

£85
New York City Chair

This is a classic old 1950s school chair with metal frame with wood seat and back, oozing nostalgic charm and redesigned with a modern edge. These chairs are stackable for easy storage.

The NYC chair has been hand decorated and hand painted with a bright yellow frame and depicts some of New York's greatest landmarks. This little chair certainly has attitude in keeping with the City it represents and would make an excellent 'Time Out' chair!

Small measures 54.5cm floor to top of seat back, 32.5cm seat height, 27cm seat depth and 28cm seat width.

Medium measures 66cm floor to top of seat back, 37cm seat height, 31.5cm seat depth and 32.5cm seat width.

£85
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Spiderman Chair

Absolutely brilliant chair for any aspiring superhero out there. This is an old reclaimed school chair from around the 1950's.

The metal frame has been stripped, rubbed down and repainted by hand. The seat and seat back are wooden and have been covered by hand in vintage Spiderman Weekly comic book pages, with an image of Spiderman in action.

Please be aware that the image on the seat of the chair may vary between different spiderman adventures and villains. If you have a specific villain/adventure in mind, please let me know and I'll see what I can do.

Measures 66cm (H), 38.5cm (W), 33cm (D)

£150
Bulldog

Fantastic original wooden school chair probably from the 1950's. It has been lovingly restored and redesigned by hand to celebrate the Olympics.

The wooden frame has been rubbed down to bring out the different textures and the Union Jack is perfectly complimented by the little Bulldog on the seat back. Perfect for the little patriot with attitude. This little chair is strong and sturdy with excellent back support for smaller children. It is a limited edition and a wonderful way to commemorate this special year.

Measures: Full height 59.5cm, seat height 34cm, seat depth 26.5cm, seat width 33cm (at widest point)

£125
Team GBR

Great vintage school chairs, restored and redesigned to celebrate the Olympics. The wood has been rubbed down and treated to give a deep, rich colour and texture and finish with the ever British symbol, the Bulldog. This is a limited edition chair and would make a wonderfully patriotic addition to the playroom.

Personalise your chair by choosing the frame colour and seat back design, (or personalisation), for the ultimate commemorative piece for this special year.

Measurements: Full height 67.5cm, seat height 37cm, seat depth 33.5cm, seat width 34cm (at widest point).

£150
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Jubilee

Fantastic original French school chair probably from the 1950's. It has been lovingly restored and redesigned by hand to celebrate the Queens Jubilee. Vibrant colours mixed with the rich tone of the seat back perfectly compliment each other. This chair is a limited edition and a wonderful way to commemorate this special year.

PLEASE NOTE that the tassle on the chair is for decorative purposes only and is not included with the chair.

Choose the colour of your frame and add a touch of majesty with a gold key tassle or cord adorning the back rest.

Measurements: Full height 69cm, seat height 35cm, seat depth 31cm, seat width 32cm.

£200
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Vintage Ercol School Chair

These chairs are an old design classic by British designer Ercol. They were originally used by schools in the late 1950s but have since been replaced by the plastic chairs used widely today. These chairs are stackable for easy storage (as long as they are the same size).

The Ercol chairs come in three sizes for children; Yellow Dot (smallest size), Red Dot (medium size) and Blue Dot (larger size). The original Ercol chair has a signature impressed dot on the back of each chair.

These chairs have been restored by hand to a beautiful Dark Teak or Mahogany finish. The iconic shape of these chairs in their natural grain will add original edge to any room.

These chairs are the Yellow Dot size and measure 58cm floor to top of seat back, 31cm seat height, 30cm seat depth, 32.5cm seat width.

£85
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