Collection by Diana Budds

Sling Shots: 7 Ways to Design With the Versatile Sling Chair


Think of a sling chair as having the comfort of a hammock with a dressed up sensibility. From Brazilian classics to contemporary interpretations, the following are seven hot seats.

Bo Bardi designed the Tripé, or Tripod, armchair, around 1948.
Located just off the kitchen, this room was originally designed for dining—the adjustable Ligne Roset Crescendo coffee...
The pair painted the upstairs master bedroom white, and added a G55 sling chair and leather baskets from their recent...
One family’s effort to “smuggle a modern house into a historic district” in Washington, DC, results in a brightly...
The formal lounge plays host to Angelucci’s collection of mid-century modern furniture.
Located just off the entry hall, this room opens onto a lush garden.
Reduced in form, the Sit and Read Sling Chair by Kyle Garner boasts a refined silhouette.