The Eames side chair – also referred to as the DSW (Dining Side Wood chair) Molded Plastic Chair – was a winning entry of the Low Cost Design Competition organized by the New York Museum of Modern Art in 1948. The chair has become very popular for dining room, office, and accent seating. However, it can me expensive to buy the authentic chair that was designed by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller.
Places to Buy Eames Side Chair Replicas
Here are five places where you can buy affordable replicas of this Eames side chair with a similar aesthetic. Now, we can all have beautiful, modern furniture, without going over budget!
$70 per chair
Laura Davidson Direct is one of the best places to buy Eames replica furniture. With their two year warranty and high build quality, you will feel good about your purchase. They claim this chair’s steel frame is 50% stronger than other replicas.
$122 for a set of 2 ($61 per chair)
Poly & Bark produces a commercial grade version of this chair with a walnut finish on the wooden legs. In order to achieve a matte finish, the seat is made in a high quality and durable polypropylene plastic.
$189.99 for a set of 4 ($47.50 per chair)
All Modern is an extensive online marketplace for all things “modern”. Hence the name. Then they must have some version of the Eames side chair, right? They do. In fact, there are several versions. This one is a set of four where you save when you buy in bulk.
$39 per chair
I’m not a fan of this site’s name, but I am a fan of their low, low prices. Structube sells their version of the chair with a molded polypropylene seat and beech legs connected together with delicate black metal bars. See a high return on your investment with this low price.
$59.94 for a set of 2 ($29.97 per chair)
This one surprised us. The juggernaut of retail Walmart also sells a replica of the Eames side chair. As expected, they are selling the cheapest version. This chair is made by Best Choice Products and comes disassembled. Get your tools ready, put in a little work, and go easy on your bank account!