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    Default New line - FJORD's installed on the showroom floor.

    First batch of FJORD's leather chairs just arrived - classic series available in Large and Small sizes. These are swivel / recline and have no complex mechanism, just lean back and the chair pivots rearward. I have motorized recliners on the way in as well. These can be drop shipped anywhere in the USA for a flat fee making shipping costs quite reasonable. Comes in two boxes, assembly video here:

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    Took him 10 minutes to put together in the video. HA !!! First chair took me an hour, second one 30 minutes, by the third chair I had it down to 15 minutes and another 5 minutes policing the trash and packing materials.

    These are VERY comfortable, not very complex in the mechanism, and solidly built.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEhxudfg8o8
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    Default Re: New line - FJORD's installed on the showroom floor.

    Very nice clean look. The rug manages to match everyone of them. How is the leather quality and cushioning?
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    Default Re: New line - FJORD's installed on the showroom floor.

    The Entry Grade Leather (Nordic Line) is unappealing. It feels still and a bit plastic-y. The Mid-tier (Soft Line) is much better and has a nice hand to it. The top leather (Astro Line) is a semi-aniline and very similar to an upgraded leather you would find in a Porsche, BMW or Mercedes, it's quite nice. I would pass on the entry level and get a hide in the second two tiers myself.

    These are quite comfortable. One of my oldest friends came over to the store yesterday to order two of them and we sat in the floor models for over an hour. I like them, but they tend to be TOO relaxing if there is such as thing. I kept wanting to take a nap while he was telling me about his rigors of being a tax attorney. Was it the conversation topic of the comfort of the chair that made me drowsy? Maybe both!

    I think I am going to get two for my Library at home and move my two Hancock and Moore chairs to the media room in the basement. Mine will be in the Astro Line leathers.

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    I have all the swatches and wood finishes in the store set up now as well. Working on a price list that I will have next week.

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