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Hosu by Steelcase

Designed by Patricia Urquiola, Hosu is a lounge chair that invites a new, relaxed way of working.

Hosu by Steelcase


April 11th, 2013

Relaxation is perhaps never the first thought that comes to mind when one thinks of work, but Hosu looks to change that.


In Patricia Urquiola’s own words, “Hosu is a habitat to relax, work, think and read. It’s a different approach to a work lounge that removes all formality and replaces it with comfort.”


Hosu creates a comforting personal space in which to relax and get things done. The single seat lounge comes with the option of a convertible chaise foldout. The two-seat sofa also brings two people together even if they are focused on different tasks.

Steelcase Hosu

Hosu features convenient rear and side storage pockets, as well as cord pass-through. Its unique textured fabric, also designed by Urquiola, is offered in six exclusive colours.

Steelcase Hosu

In addition, the convertible lounge comes with webbed pulls and a durable polyurethane footbed.

Steelcase Hosu

This year, the product bagged both the iF Design Award (Gold) and Red Dot Design Award – Product Design.


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