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Sayl by Herman Miller

October 11, 2010

Designed by Yves Behar, the Sayl chair is a flexible and ergonomic design inspired by the principles of the suspension bridge.

Designed for Herman Miller by San Francisco-based product designer Yves Behar, the SAYL chair combines elegant and ergonomic design with quality engineering.

Featuring a full-suspension back with no frame, the Sayl chair has no hard edges and allows the user to move freely – providing a comfortable and flexible design crafted using the least materials possible. The back suspends and supports using the same principles of a suspension bridge, while providing necessary support all the while. The suspension back is held in place by the seat base, and the Y-tower behind the chair’s back.

The arc of the back lends the design a curving organic form. Options for models, features and colours ensure the range suits everyone’s individual tastes, making the range a versatile option for residential and commercial spaces alike.

SAYL was awarded a Good Design Award and went on to be named Best in Category at the 2011 Australian International Design Awards.

Available through Herman Miller
["www.hermanmiller.com":http://www.hermanmiller.com/Products/SAYL-Chairs]

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