The next best thing to lying back on the beach in a sand-sprinkled sling chair is reclining in similar repose in the comfort of your own home. Designer Christophe Pillet traded the traditional canvas swath and folding legs for turquoise leather and a sturdy cross-shaped base. Juicy paperback romance novel and fruity cocktail sold separately. Read more: http://www.dwell.com/products/jade-chair.html#ixzz1uPXOmrPL
Sturdy rope supports weight and makes a decorative seat replacement option. You can create a simple but decorative seat from woven rope to breathe new life into the furniture. Heavy twine, hemp, nylon rope and cotton rope are all viable options for weaving a new chair seat. You can even use plastic craft cord for a more playful chair seat option. The style of weaving depends on the shape of the chair seat, but both round and square chairs can get a facelift with woven rope.