Dining/side chairs

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  1. gomestar

    gomestar Super Yelper

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    i'm sure there's a time and a place for those. Our apartment is not one of them. A raw-vegan restaurant with a sidewalk chair theft probelm might be the ideal time and place.
     


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    A vegan would fall through the gaps.
     


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    mafoofan THE FOO Dubiously Honored

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    What does your wife think of the Chair One? Her opinion is the one that actually matters.
     


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    you'll have to ask her. The good news is she is a nice person, so there's not much to lose.
     


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    Ha, okay.

    If she thinks they're cool, what do I win?
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    if you win: your wife gets her own lightweight chair

    if you lose: fabric seat covers
     
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    The fabric seat covers for the Chair One are pretty hideous, so losing is not an option.
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    but do they make the chair look better?
     


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    Can you make an awesome thing look awesomer? Usually not.
     
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    We had those, when I was a child, always hated them.
     


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    Children are stupid.
     


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    Agreed, but I still hate them today.
     


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    What's to hate?
     


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    I like those, but find them a little clunky to handle. I prefer lightweight dining chairs.
     


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    We currently use fiberglass Eames-style chairs from Modernica. I hate how light they are. Feels like they will blow away with a soft breeze.
     


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