Tailor Sofa

by Menu


The Tailor Sofa is a floaty shaped sofa designed by Rui Alves for Menu. The sofa features a solidly structured yet light shape and a sturdy wooden frame, designed for daily use. Its foam-shell-covered upholstery is crafted with an extreme attention to detail; wooden joints carefully frame the round shape of the sofa, giving this sofa a handmade look and feel. The Tailor is an elegant and versatile sofa ideal for both private and contract use. The Tailor Sofa has been awarded Furniture Of The Year, Bo Bedre Design Awards 2017.

The solid oak frame of the Tailor Sofa is available in a natural or dark stained finish. The seat is upholstered in a wide range of fabrics. Please see the Menu Upholstery Catalogue under the Features  tab and make your selection in the Frame and Upholstery options above. Other fabrics are also available, please contact us for more details. 

Product References
Natural Oak in Canvas 0926: 9900002-02C300ZZ
Natural Oak in Dunes 21001: 9900005-020B00ZZ
Natural Oak in Hallingdal 65/103: 9900002-02060AZZ
Dark Stained Oak in Canvas 0926: 9910002-01C200ZZ
Dark Stained Oak in Dunes 21000: 9910005-010A00ZZ
Dark Stained Oak in Hallingdal 65/103: 9910002-010404ZZ

Rui Alves is a Portuguese born designer coming from a family of skilled craftsmen. His father and grandfather were cabinetmakers and since his childhood he lives surrounded by tools and materials. Rui studied Industrial Design, graduating and opening his design studio in his hometown in 2001. His projects range from furniture to product design. 

Menu is a Danish design company founded in 1976. Collaborating with some of the most talented designers in the world, they deliver high quality design with a crisp Scandinavian look referred to as "soft minimalism". Menu is passionate about design, new materials and clever, functional details - innovations that make a genuine difference.

Production & Lead Time
This product is custom-made to order but limited stock of select finishes may be available for immediate shipping. Please contact us for more details.
Lead time: up to 10 weeks, depending on upholstery selection.


W 180 x D 71 x H 75 x Seat H 41 cm

38 kg

Materials & Finishes
Frame: solid oak in natural or dark stained finishes
Seat shell: fibreglass with moulded CMHR foam upholstered in a wide range of fabrics

Designed for indoor use only

Ready assembled

Additional Information
Product Tech Sheet
Menu Upholstery Catalogue

Customers outside the UK (including EU customers):

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