Trendy and modern chair.
‘Y5 has a solid, trendy and modern design with a clear and strong expression. The name ‘Y5’ derives from five reversed Ys. Maybe it’s a chair that makes you feel both lust and pleasure. Designer Sami Kallio has tried things in his workshop to create a comfortable chair with a unique design language.
The chair has been awarded with Design S recognition in 2016. In 2018 in Sweden and received the GERMAN DESIGN AWARD 2018 WINNER award in Germany.
Roots in the Swedish furniture industry
Since the beginning of the last century, Hans Karlsson’s predecessors have been making furniture. Hans began to work on furniture himself in the 50s. The former passion for interior design has grown into a successful international furniture design company, whose products are manufactured both in Sweden and abroad.
However, the family tradition still lives. His children, Henrik and Helena Karlsson, are still the owners and involved in the company today.
Hans K creates furniture taking care of details. Headquartered in Skene, on the west coast of Sweden, where ideas are born and realized.
They use their knowledge in personalized and comfortable solid wood furniture that respects both the environment and quality and the consumer.