Racer Stool


If sitting is bad, I don’t want to be good.

An upholstered seat and back work the curves and overlap just so to create a chair that invites you to sit down and stay awhile. The channel stitch detail may not improve the aerodynamics, but it sure does looks swell. With a color coordinated powder-coated steel sled base. Also available in dining chair.

Shop the entire Racer Collection
Racer Counter Stools

Product Details

  • Bent wood construction with light all-over padding
  • Counter Stool works best with table surfaces 34"-36" in height
  • Barstool works best with table surfaces 40"-42" in height
  • Tait Marine: Navy powder-coated steel base, 90% Polyester / 10% Linen blend upholstery | 50,000 Double Rubs
  • Tait Stone: Black powder-coated steel base, 90% Polyester / 10% Linen blend upholstery | 50,000 Double Rubs
  • Tait Tomato: Tomato powder-coated steel base, 90% Polyester / 10% Linen blend upholstery | 50,000 Double Rubs
  • Toohey Charcoal: Oblivion powder-coated steel base, 97% Sunbrella Acrylic / 3% Other Fibers | 100,000 Double Rubs
  • Maharam Mode in Machine: Oblivion powder-coated steel base, 80% post-consumer recycled Polyester, 20% Polyester | 100,000 Double Rubs
  • Sunbrella fabrics can be cleaned and sanitized using bleach or any additional disinfectants without experiencing color loss or degradation
  • Maharam and Sunbrella upholstery fabrics are Green Guard and Green Guard Gold certified to meet the standards for low chemical emissions and VOCs, contributing to healthy indoor air
  • BIFMA rated
  • Some assembly required
Design Story:

The Racer Collection

Designed 2016

We believe you have to make it before you can make it right. Racer is a perfect example. It was a much different chair at the start. Inspired by its pleasing profile on paper, we prototyped what we quickly realized felt too much like an outdoor chair. Our designers revisited that first sketch and reinterpreted its gentle curves as two overlapping bent plywood shells. This allowed for a more responsive seat and beautiful, almost floating forms. We then covered it in foam and fabric, creating layers of comfort. A color-coordinated powder-coated steel base made it virtually indestructible, while clever channel stitch detail kept it smartly dressed for all crowds and occasions.

Designing stuff we love.
Everyday here in Minneapolis.

Back to top →



This item ships via FedEx.

The final delivery options are determined in checkout based on your cart's contents and ship-to address.

See delivery methods + rates →

If you aren't happy with your purchase, notify us within 30 days of receipt and we will take it back for a refund of the returning item(s) minus a 10% return fee.

After 30 days, you can do the same, but you will be charged a 20% return fee on the items returned. Original delivery fees are non-refundable and additional shipping fees may apply.

See full return policy + details →