PORTUGUESE ROOTS Chair, was inspired by its original model from 1950, created by Gonçalo Rodrigues dos Santos and designed today by Alexandre Caldas. An exclusive design in solid wood and natural oil.
The history of this chair goes back to the post-war era, the late forties (40’s).
The chair was original design in metal for outdoors major cafés in Lisbon and then to the rest of the country .
Since then , the chair had it`s ups and downs due to the market openning, plastic furniture and other products .
Althought the original model as a long time living amoung Portuguese people , the truth is, that for the Rest of the World this chair was unknow since 2013, the year that AROUNDtheTREE was born.