By Haworth Design Studio & ITO Design

Fern is the world’s first office chair designed with edgeless comfort. Inspired by nature, Fern puts the person at the center of work with new levels of balance, flexibility, and performance. Fern's ability to move intuitively with the user brings unparalleled support throughout the day, placing it among the best ergonomic office chairs.

Fern Overview

Inside the Fern office chair is a high level of science, engineering, and innovation that enables high performance. Fern is unlike other ergonomic office chairs because it moves with you, not against you, with its unique Wave Suspension system as the key to its comfort and flexibility. Fern's state of the art design, based in science and inspired by nature, makes it one of the best ergonomic office chairs.

    • 5” pneumatic height adjustment
    • Waterfall seat edge
    • Total back support through patented Wave Suspension system
    • Edgeless comfort support
    • Lumbar support adjusts up and down to the curvature of your back
    • Seat depth adjustment
    • Headrest
    • Forward tilt
    • Multi-position back stop
    • Luxe comfort, knit back, or upholstered back
    • 4D, fixed arms, height-adjustable arms, or armless
    • Stool available
    • GREENGUARD Gold Certified
    • BIFMA LEVEL 3 Certified
    • Interior Design's HiP at NeoCon Award Winner
    • Interior Design's Best of Year Award
    • International Design Excellence Awards - Bronze
    • Core77 Design Award
    • Architizer A+Award
    • Red Dot Award
    • Interior Design's HiP at NeoCon Award Honoree
    • USA

Price Guides



Stool - 4D Arms

Catalog Number SFS-U0-7S11A1


Task Chair - No Arms

Catalog Number SFT-U0-0N14A1


Stool - No Arms

Catalog Number SFS-U0-0N11A1


Task Chair - 4D Arms

Catalog Number SFT-U0-7S14A1


Surface Materials

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Seating Upholstery (44) results

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Fern Models

Fern Executive Task & Executive Chair

Fern Task Stool

Additional Models

All Families Zip File

Seating Task and Stool Product Line Family

Task and Side Stools Revit Family (Zip File)


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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.

Haworth Fern Task chairs in red upholstery with Digital Knit back

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.

Make it your own

Take a look at our configuration tools and explore all the options Haworth products have to offer

$1,834.40 list price as shown

Standard lead time: 15 days plus shipping