Our Newfield Bentwood dining chairs are a recent addition to our range, inspired by one of the most popular café chairs in Europe; the original 19th century design No 18 Thonet Chair. The Bentwood chair design has cemented itself as a timeless classic.

Handcrafted from solid elm, this hardwood chair is highly durable & is ideal for high volume use. The range has specially formulated finishes, from dark elm to smoked oak finish. The padded seat is encased in classic rattan, ensuring superior comfort levels. These Newfield chairs are handcrafted & natural variations are an inherent part elm wood, depressions are not considered imperfections. Colours/finishes between items may vary slightly.

Our Newfield Bentood had exceptional versatility across a range of interior styles. It works equally well around our modern concrete Aria dining tables, or our rustic reclaimed teak dining tables. A comfortable + stylish everyday dining chair, in our exclusive Living by Design finishes.

  • Materials + features :

    Elm wood - hardwood, durable for high volume use

    Attractive natural grain

    Sealed for protection, range of natural timber & stained finishes

    Range is inspired by the original 20th century European design

    Warranty: 1 year limited structural warranty - refer 'WARRANTY' page below

    Range Options: Newfield Cross Back Dining Chair, Newfield Bentwood Dining Chair both available in Dark Elm, Smoked Elm, Black + White

    Care Recommendations: See care recommendations in 'PRODUCT CARE + MAINTENANCE' page below

    Interstate Delivery: Yes, assembled

    Delivery Schedule: 2-5 days dispatch

  • Approximate dimensions of the Newfield Bentwood dining chairs are:

    height to back of chair | 89cm

    height to seat | 47cm

    width of seat | 42cm

    width of chair back | 39cm

    depth of seat | 42cm

  • Our furniture ranges are available to ship from Monday to Friday, within 2-5 working days. Living by Design uses a combination of 3rd party freight parties, depending on the size of the item & final destination. Estimated delivery timeframes are 2-14 days upon shipping. Where applicable, tracking details will be supplied

    In certain circumstance, delivery may result in unusually high freight charges. If a solution with the customer can not be found, Living By Design reserves the right to cancel an order. Please contact us first if you'd like to check freight charges for your location at

  • We offer a 7 days change of mind refund policy for online furniture purchases. Please notify within 7 days of the purchase, & we will make the necessary arrangements for a collection. All return delivery costs will be the responsibility of the customer. All items must be returned in the original condition. If the item is not returned in the original packaging, a 20% re-stocking fee will be applied. Any faulty items will be replaced, please notify within 7 days of the delivery of the item.

  • Up to 5 year limited Structural Warranty on Living by Design furniture. Please refer to "WARRANTY" section in footer for product specific warranty details, as warranty timeframes vary between products.

    Living by Design Warranty covers the replacement or repair of any good supplied by Living by Design that has a defect. It does not include defects that arise as the result of normal wear and tear, or which are a natural characteristic of the material used to produce the good.

    Unless stated otherwise, this Warranty is not transferable and does not cover products used for commercial purposes.

    Please note any products bought on Sale are not able to be returned or exchanged.

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