Katakana Dining Chair

by Dare Studio


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

The seat of the Katakana is available either in wood or fully upholstered whilst the base 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 Structure Finish and Seat 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 Dining Chair 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
- American Black Walnut: KDC01
- European White Oak: KDC02

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


W 57 x D 56.4 x H 75.6 x Seat H 46.5 cm

Materials & Finishes
- Frame: solid American black walnut or European white oak in waxed oil timber finish
- Seat and back: plywood + CMHR foam upholstered in 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.