Fern

Haworth

By Haworth Design Studio & ITO Design

The Fern desk chair is easy, natural and unhindered. Inspired by nature, it is in tune with your every move.

Fern overview

Grounded in extensive ergonomic research, Fern’s design puts the person at the centre with ergonomic innovations that provide total back support, edgeless comfort, and free movement.

The result is a next-generation sitting experience that is distinctively responsive to each person. The chair works with you, not against you so you can sit better, work better, and feel better in today’s changing workplace.

    • Wave Suspension™ system , 3-point mechanism with back-stop in 5 position
    • Flexible backrest instead of torsional rigidity
    • Optional height-adjustable lumbar support, Forward tilt, headrest and coat hanger
    • Arm: Fog or Black Plastic
    • Base: Aluminium powder coated in Titanium, Structured Black or polished Aluminium
    • Upholstery Seat/Back: European Colour Collection
    • Certificate - FIRA: structural safety
    • Certificate - GreenGuard
    • Certificate - GreenGuard Gold
    • Certificate - GS safety
    • Award - German Design award
    • Certificate - FEMB: Level 3
    • Germany

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Work Well

With Fern, more comfort means less distraction. As you move or change posture, Fern works with you, not against you, so you can stay focused on the tasks at hand. With no hard outer frame, Fern has a soft and pliable edge that won’t jar you or limit your movement.

Sit Well

Fern accommodates the diverse working population with new levels of all-day comfort, regardless of size, posture, or work mode. Research-driven, Fern’s ergonomic innovations provide total back support and respond to your every movement.

Feel Well

Fern provides a comfortable, engaging sitting experience that creates good feelings, keeping you balanced and centered in your chair. Its approachable design is less machine, more human, with mechanics discreetly integrated into the warm, residential aesthetic.

Online Configurator

Create your ideal model, tailoring the options and finishes to your tastes.

Side by side

Weight capacity

Pneumatic height

Seat forward tilt

Seat depth adjust

Armrests

Seat pad

Recline mechanism

Tension control

Backrest lock

Lumbar Height adjust

Lumbar Asymmetric

Haworth Fern Task chair in blue upholstery as seen from the side view

Fern

< 150kg

41 – 53cm

+80mm

4D, NPR, 1D, Fixed

3 point synchro

Standard

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40 - 52cm

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40 - 52cm

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4D

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< 150kg

40 - 52cm

+100mm

4D, NPR, Fixed

AIR-GO-PUR seating

Automatic weight / tension synchro

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PAL