Shop: An Iconic Design Gets a Summer Makeover

May 30, 2013 | Alex 

What do you do when the mercury hits 90 and your sleek leather Lama Chair  suddenly feels sticky and unwelcoming? (An aspirational problem, to be sure.)

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If you happen to be the icon's designers Ludovica and Roberto Palomba, you swap it out for a woven cord version (left). And while you're at it, swap your Milan abode for a converted 17th century mill in Salento.) To enjoy your Lama chair poolside, try the outdoor version (right).

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This weekend, I plan to make a seasonal decor change of my own. Come Saturday, you'll find my window AC unit successfully installed. (Or possibly, in pieces on the street below my third-story bedroom window-- we'll see how it goes.)