This solid timber Riempie Chair design is a contemporary interpretation of a true and time tested South African classic.
Riempie chairs were used by the early 1820 settlers who were on the move and needed lightweight chairs that utilized the materials available and the technique of riempies (leather thongs) provided just that. simple, lightweight and strong chair that embraces our South African heritage. When made from Iroko with white synthetic rimpies this design can be used outdoors.
This is a custom piece of furniture, made to order, to your exact specification. Once we have received your online order we will be in touch to confirm the finish/color/material specifications, before placing the final order with our supplier. If unsure, please select your preference(s) at this stage and we will consult with you to finalize your options.
17.5" L x 17" W x 34" H
Wipe surface with a damp cloth and dry with a clean cloth after daily use. Spills should be wiped up directly. Please refer to full care and maintenance instructions in the pdf link below.
The Riempie Chair is available in the following timbers: