Katakana Sofa

by Dare Studio

£2,486.40 £3,108.00

The Katakana Sofa is a bold and versatile sofa designed by Sean Dare for Dare Studio. Inspired by Japanese characters, the distinctive design features angular straight arms, seat and backrest which gives the sofa a sharp stylish look. The Katakana Sofa works especially well in contemporary style interiors both at home and in bars, reception areas and hotel rooms.

The Katakana Sofa is available in two sizes: two seater or three seater. Both the seat and the back of the Katakana are fully upholstered whilst the frame is available in either American black walnut or in European white oak. Please refer to the Dare Materials Catalogue for more information on materials and make your selection of Sofa TypeStructure Finish and Seat and Back Upholstery in the options above, indicating the upholstery reference in the "Note to Do Shop" section at the checkout. Please contact us if you have any further questions on options and finishes. More upholstery - including COM - and wood options are also available although they might require MOQs: please contact us for more information.

The Katakana Sofa is part of a collection comprising a dining chair, a bar stool, a lounge chair, 2 and 3 seaters sofas and a desk.

Sean Dare

Dare Studio is a British design company producing award winning furniture for luxury residential interiors and high specification contract environments. Established by Sean Dare in 2009, Dare Studio champions the skills of the finest craftsmen and sets a benchmark for the very best in contemporary design and manufacture. Working with globally respected designers sharing a holistic understanding of the manufacturing process, Dare strives to create pieces which are timeless, future classics.

Product Reference
- Two Seater Sofa in American Black Walnut: K2S01
- Two Seater Sofa in European White Oak: K2S02
- Three Seater Sofa in American Black Walnut: K3S01
- Three Seater Sofa in European White Oak: K3S02

Design Year

Production & Lead Time
Custom-made to order.
Production 8-10 weeks plus shipping 1-2 weeks, depending on location.
Please enquire for more details.

Made in the UK


- Two Seater Sofa: W 145 x D 90 x H 80 x Seat H 48 cm
- Three Seater Sofa: W 210 x D 90 x H 80 x Seat H 48 cm

Materials & Finishes
- Frame: solid American black walnut or European white oak in waxed oil timber finish
- Suspension: Pirelli webbing
- Seat cushions interior: CMHR
- Back cushions interiors: hollow fibre
- Seat and back: fully upholstered with fabric, leather or COM

Designed for indoor use only

FR (as standard): cigarette & match; BS 5852 Source 1 (Low Hazard) without treatment

Additional Information
Product Tech Sheet

Dare Materials Catalogue


Please refer to the upholstery and other materials options below and make your selection of wood finish and the upholstery in the options above, indicating  the upholstery reference in the "Note to Do Shop" section at the checkout.

Customers outside the UK (including EU customers):

All our product prices include UK VAT of 20%, which you don't have to pay! The VAT will be deducted from our product prices at the Checkout. Please see our Terms & Conditions for more details.