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JACOB swivel armchair by Calia Italia

Created from the experience of Giuggiola and its versatility, its thousand facets, and its various “outfits”, Madame G is the first European version of the ‘Italian Lady’, who wears a new outfit and becomes even more international. The new French version, also available in swivel and storage versions, will become an expression of ‘Made in Italy’ in the world and will mark the beginning of a collection that will give life to a ‘Madame’ for each country.

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A high or low backrest, a seat with softness guaranteed by feather padding and incomparable comfort, this is the identikit of Jacob. JACOB swivel armchair by Italia inspired by the classic style of ‘bergère’ reading chairs and interpreted according to the design of Calia Italia, it combines natural leather and fine fabrics. It is a true icon available at ReModern, which can offer a unique comfort experience.

  • STRUCTURE Multilayer covered with polyurethane foam.
  • SEAT PADDING Feather mix seat cushions with ecologic polyurethane support.

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Calia history background

Liborio Vincenzo Calia, Calia Italia’s founder, was born in 1926. He started attending an artisan workshop when he was very young. There he learnt how to make carpentry works, realizing different types of objects made of wood from useful tools to works of outstanding workmanship to decorate any house. In 1944, when he was only 18, he started his own business, and in 1965 he started a research project that would end up in designing and producing a single kind of products, conceived to make people feel good: upholstered furniture. Since then, his team have been manufacturing sofas with an accessible, democratic design with care and attention to details in Matera to reach any place in the world.
The company values are:
Human excellences
A treasure of expertise and talents, each of them specialized in a specific task, from sketching to selection of the materials and detail finishing.
Technological excellences
In 2002 the SAP integrated system was installed, thus computerizing the whole production process; in 2005 the new automated warehouse was set up, one of the biggest in Europe, designed in Switzerland, with a storage capacity of over 10,000 slots.
Production excellences
The process is equipped with automatic cutting machines to optimize fabric consumption, so to reduce scraps and improve workers’ lives, in line with the principles of sustainable development. The production of waste and scraps is in fact reduced to a minimum, energy and water consumptions are constantly monitored and optimized.



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Size and configuration

Customize entire sofa
Every sofa is custom made, made-to-order.
Size, configuration, cover type and color are fully customizable. Contact us for details.

Comfort customization
Sofas from different manufacturers provide different options of comfort customization, including adjustable footrests, armrests and headrests, extended seat, rotating chaise and pull out sleeper. Also heated seat and massage options are available on selected models. To learn more about comfort customization or seat comfort options.

Return & exchange
For return and exchange information,  please contact the original store your purchased from. More info.

Contact us on 858-242-4030, or email us at info@remodernliving.com.