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De Sede

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A de Sede piece lends a strong personality to the room it occupies. One of the world’s most respected furniture design houses, de Sede’s quality Swiss craftsmanship has its foundation in a long history of making expertly designed saddles. Founded in 1965 to build on a successful family-run saddler’s workshop in Klingnau, Switzerland, de Sede now is a leading manufacturer of leather goods and furniture, including sofas, chairs and beds.

At the core of de Sede’s philosophy is a reverence for the complexity and beauty of handcrafted furniture in an age when mass-produced objects are the norm. Over the years, the atelier has built a name for itself in its modular furniture pieces, which are made using the highest quality leather upholstery. The sleek, elegant pieces incorporate functionality with beauty. Amongst their best-selling designs is the DS-600 introduced in 1972. Also known as the Non Stop sofa, it is a sensually curved, snaking modular sofa whose individual pieces can be zipped together to create multiple variations and arcs.

De Sede has collaborated with some of the world's finest design minds, enhancing the prestige and individuality of their products. Designers like Santiago Calatrava, Antonella Scarpitta, Stephan Hürlemann, Gordon Guillaumier and Philippe Malouin have all created pieces with the atelier. Ubald Klug’s 1974 DS-1025, also known as the Terrazza sofa, is an enduring favorite with its cascading levels of leather. In 2017, de Sede expanded its product line to include high-quality leather handbags, which are as thoughtfully designed and beautifully crafted as its furniture. De Sede AG is now part of the Volare Group AG and continues to handcraft its fine furniture and other goods from its factory in Klingnau.

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Average Sold Price
$7,992
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Set of DS46 De Sede Seats in Leather
By De Sede
Located in Beerse, VAN
Two leather DS46 seats by De Sede Switzerland. The DS46 has very thick buffalo leather which makes them last a lifetime. The chairs are in good vintage condition with a strong pat...
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1970s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Vintage De Sede

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Leather

  • Set of DS46 De Sede Seats in Leather
  • Set of DS46 De Sede Seats in Leather
  • Set of DS46 De Sede Seats in Leather
  • Set of DS46 De Sede Seats in Leather
H 29.53 in. W 35.44 in. D 35.44 in.
De Sede DS-707 Sofa in Atom Kvadrat Upholstery by Philippe Malouin
By De Sede, Philippe Malouin
Located in Brooklyn, NY
The DS-707 is the modern composition of handmade leather and contemporary design. The flowing, soft transitions combine the postmodern era of Swiss furniture design with the clear op...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Upholstery

Desede DS-1165 King Size Bed in Leather by Hugo De Ruiter
By De Sede, Hugo de Ruiter
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Swissflex slat base included, mattress not included. Suggested mattress height between 8"-10” to allow full functionality. Backrests can be easily and quickly moved into the right ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Leather

De Sede DS-707 Modular Sofa in Perla Leather Upholstery by Philippe Malouin
By De Sede, Philippe Malouin
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Where the St. Lawrence River Mon-treal flows in a serpentine pattern, a residential complex marked by the architectural style of brutalism rises up on a small headland – the famous H...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Upholstery

De Sede DS-1025/09 Terrazza Sofa in Perla Upholstery by Ubald Klug
By Ubald Klug, De Sede
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Two ingeniously designed sofa elements are the great basis for one’s own and personal interpretation of interior design and furnishing concept. The individual element is reminiscent ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Leather

De Sede Ds-602 Modular Sofa in Fabric Seat and Back Upholstery
By De Sede
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Children imagine their own dream job at an early age and enthuse about it. The childlike way of thinking about the future with a positive lightness of touch, and many of them actuall...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Upholstery

De Sede DS-707 Armchair in Atom Kvadrat Upholstery by Philippe Malouin
By De Sede, Philippe Malouin
Located in Brooklyn, NY
The DS-707 is the modern composition of handmade leather and contemporary design. The flowing, soft transitions combine the postmodern era of Swiss furniture design with the clear op...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

Materials

Upholstery

De Sede DS-600 “Non-stop” Modular Sofa in Blue with Adjustable Elements
By De Sede, Eleanora Peduzzi-Riva, Heinz Ulrich, and Ueli Berger
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Launched in 1972, DS-600 is an indestructible, variable modular system of upholstered furniture consisting of individual, addable armchair elements. These consist of an L-shaped hard...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern De Sede

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Fabric

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De Sede furniture for sale on 1stDibs

De Sede furniture is available for sale on 1stDibs. These unique items are frequently made from animals' skin and are designed with extraordinary care. In our De Sede collection, there are many options to choose from, although brown editions of this piece are particularly popular. We have in stock 395 vintage editions of these items, and 419 modern editions to choose from as well. Many original furniture by De Sede were created in Europe during the 21st century in modern style. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider furniture by Strässle International, Robert Haussmann and Ueli Berger. Prices for De Sede furniture can vary depending on size, time period and other attributes. The price for these items starts at $207 and tops out at $58,960, while pieces like these can sell for $6,458 on average.

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