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String Work Desk

String Work Desk

Designed by Nils Strinning

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Item Number: 100139044
$555.00
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- Returns must be received in original condition within 30 days of receipt.

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- Be sure to retain the original packing materials, receipt, and all merchandise tags for returns. 

 

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- Custom or special order furniture.

- Floor samples and items purchased from DWR Outlets and eBay.

 

 

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We can accept cancellation of your order for items that have not yet shipped or are on backorder. In-stock items normally ship within 24–48 hours after an order has been placed.  Once an item has shipped, cancellation is not possible. 

 

- If you order by credit card, your card will be charged as each item is shipped.

- Custom and special order items cannot be canceled.

 

 

What about the 100-Night Sonno® Mattress* Sleep Trial?

 

Try Sonno risk-free for up to 100 nights (with a minimum of 30). If you decide to return the mattress, contact your local DWR Studio or call 800.944.2233 for a refund and free pickup. 

 

- One sleep trial per household annually. 

- Delivery fees nonrefundable.

 

 

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All items purchased from Design Within Reach are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier. If your order is placed with a purchase order, the shipping term of FOB DWR shipping dock will supersede any shipping terms in your purchase order.

 

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In the late 1940s, Swedish publishing house Bonnier decided to encourage the public to display more books at home, so it sponsored an international bookshelf competition. Out of 194 entries received from around the globe, first prize was awarded to architect and designer Nils Strinning. His String Shelving (1949) was an immediate hit, and one of Strinning’s original orders was for offices in the new UN headquarters designed by Le Corbusier and Oscar Niemeyer in New York. Easy to install, beautifully finished and available in a variety of sizes, it continues to be prized by architects and homeowners today. The shelves are simple to move around, and when additional space is needed, you can add more units. This is the authentic String System. Made in Sweden.

  • Weight capacity per shelf: 33 lbs.
  • Max baseboard height for flush mounting with wall: 5.25".
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Designer

Nils and Kajsa Strinning

SWEDEN (1917–2006) (1922–2017)

Although little known in the U.S., architects Nils and Kajsa Strinning were pioneers in a design that revolutionized storage systems in homes and offices in their native Sweden and eventually around the world, from the late 1940s well into the 21st century. And it all began with a humble dish-drying rack.


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Dimensions

H 78.75" W 31.25" D 12"–23"

Materials

Powder-coated steel; MDF with lacquered finish.

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The example in the picture appears to have a tall baseboard that does not allow the lower part of the shelf to be flush with the wall. Is that not a problem for installation, and making the rest of the unit connect with the wall? I ask because I have tall baseboards (10.5 inches) similar to the pics. Please advise. Thanks.
Nick W on Jan 12, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Hi Nick,

The max baseboard height for flush mounting the String Work Desk with a wall is 5.25", in order to keep the desk stable the legs must be able to reach the floor.

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