Easy chair: Essay seating by National Office Furniture

National Office Furniture, a unit of Kimball International, launched the Essay seating. Done in collaboration with former Purdue industrial design student Sasha Mahan-Rudolph, the chair’s design includes a chevron back that makes it easy to hang bags; a non-handed tablet that is large enough to accommodate a laptop and notepad; and a spacious tray base for storage. Produced in eight signature colors, including two blues and a bold red, Essay is also available with an upholstered seat and in stool height.


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