Furniture - Chairs

Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Furniture - Chairs - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
 
Prices correct at time of writing - subject to change

Cedar and cotton chair, 'Todos Santos Blue' (Guatemala)
$319.99

Custom and tradition inspire the design of this reclining chair by Hubert and Ana Claudia. "This type of chair was used during Colonial times, but we have adorned it with a hand-loomed weave that replicates the traditional men's shirt of Todos Santos
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Cedar and cotton chair, 'Urban Hacienda' (Guatemala)
$479.99

The modern urban design of this chair is inspired by those used in haciendas during Guatemala's Colonial era. Hubert and Ana Claudia create the original design featuring a wild assortment of materials, including cedar for the frame. The chair's seat
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Cedar and leather chair, 'Colonial Floral' (Peru)
$389.99

Inspired by colonial art, Moises Alvarez depicts a lavish floral motif in fine tooled leather. It adorns a comfortable folding chair, handcrafted of cedar wood.
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Cedar and leather chair, 'Lion's Head' (Peru)
$384.99

Carved by hand of fragrant cedar, this extraordinary chair showcases the Rios Family's skill and dedication. Floral medallions recall colonial splendor, while the arms end in lion's heads, a symbol of royalty. The seat is crafted of tooled leather, a
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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, 'Colonial Country' (Peru)
$415.99

Carefully hewn hardwood rocks to the gentle tooling of quality leather. Abel Rios designs an original rocking chair featuring the elegance of Colonial artistry with ergonomic comfort. He works in precious mohena wood, similar in grain to mahogany.
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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, 'Dark Colonial Country' (Peru)
$435.99

Carefully carved hardwood rocks to the gentle tooling of quality leather. Abel Rios creates an original rocking chair featuring the elegance of Colonial artistry with ergonomic comfort. The mohena wood chair is masterfully crafted by hand to become a
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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, 'Inca Aristocrat' (Peru)
$459.99

Richly adorned with floral motifs, tooled leather adds a feeling of aristocracy to this mohena wood rocking chair. The lustrous brown hues of leather are embellished with graceful arabesques. Comfortable and elegant, it is expertly handcrafted by the
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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, 'Inca Memories' (Peru)
$489.99

Carefully hewn mohena wood plays in an ergonomic symphony as the material's magical grain pulsates beneath a coating of walnut-colored lacquer. Abel Rios accents this handcrafted rocking chair with a boldly tooled leather seat and back. Ancient Inca
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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, 'Modern Inca' (Peru)
$479.99

Carefully hewn mohena wood braces together in an ergonomic symphony as the material's magical grain pulsates beneath a coating of walnut-colored lacquer. Abel Rios accents this handcrafted rocking chair with a boldly embossed leather seat and back, t
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Recycled rubber and cedar chair, 'Eco-Chic' (Guatemala)
$459.99

Inspired by tradition and motivated by ecological concerns, Hubert and Ana Claudia design this original chair. Similar to those once used in haciendas during Colonial times, the chair's frame is carved from cedar wood. The seat is crafted from a recy
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Teakwood folding chair, 'Mexican Sierra' (Mexico)
$149.99

Teakwood becomes a folding chair of natural elegance in a design by Hector Garibi. Rich in aesthetic minimalism, the chair is crafted by hand with a rustic style and waxed finish. Includes two screws for easy assembly. Holds up to 120 lbs (60 kgs).
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Tornillo wood and leather chair, 'Inca Gods' (Peru)
$449.99

Working in fine tooled leather, Moises Alvarez depicts ancient Inca motifs. They adorn a comfortable folding chair, handcrafted of Andean tornillo wood.
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Tornillo wood and leather chair, 'Inca Gods' (Peru)
$449.99

Working in fine tooled leather, Moises Alvarez depicts ancient Inca motifs. They adorn a comfortable folding chair, handcrafted of Andean tornillo wood.
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Wood and canvas folding chair, 'Forest Whisper' (small) (El Salvador)
$269.99

A subtle leaf motif evokes the forest as Wood Artisans of Zaragoza craft a comfortable lounge chair. Crafted of laurel wood, the chair folds flat when not in use. It can be adjusted to three levels. Maximum weight capacity: 175 lbs (80 kg)
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Wood folding chair, 'Paradise Hacienda' (Mexico)
$179.99

Hector Garibi designs a versatile folding chair ideal as a stylish home decor accent. Working with tzalam wood, he carves the chair by hand and gives it a waxed polish to highlight the wood's natural grain. Includes screws for easy assembly. Holds up
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Wood folding chair, 'Relax' (small) (El Salvador)
$299.99

The rich grain of laurel wood evokes the forest as Wood Artisans of Zaragoza create a comfortable lounge chair. Crafted by hand, the chair folds flat when not in use. It can be adjusted to recline at three different levels. Maximum weight capacity: 1
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Wood lazy chair, 'African Pride' (Ghana)
$184.99

Handcrafted by Ralph Kwasi Agudze, this chair is known as a "lazy chair" in West Africa, where the comfortable style is enjoyed by everyone from kings to watchmen. The piece is carved from native ofram wood and adorned with a map of the continent, tr
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Wood lazy chair, 'Ekurasi' (Ghana)
$149.99

Tradition sits regally in this lazy chair, known as Ekurasi, at one time reserved for the night watchman lending attentive vigil. Ekurasi also means "village," the illusion created by the careful and intricate hand-carving of this chair. Presented by
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Wood lazy chair, 'Elephant Acrobatics' (Ghana)
$149.99

"I designed this chair with your comfort in mind. A good chair to be reading a good book!," encourages Daniel Asante. Featuring two parts that lock into each other, the chair is hand-carved of noble tweneboa wood. Asante details the image of an eleph
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Wood lazy chair, 'Jungle Giraffe' (Ghana)
$144.99

"I want people to feel comfortable when they sit to enjoy their leisure time or feel relaxed when they take a nap," encourages Daniel Asante. Featuring two parts that lock into each other, the chair is hand-carved of noble tweneboa wood. Asante detai
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