Danish Paper Cord

original danish manufacturer quality

Danish Paper Cord, or Danish Paper Rope

Original quality, same manufacturer than Carl Hansen!

Paper cord was, and still is, used for braided chair seats and backrests of many designer furniture, like e.g. Hans J. Wegners Wishbone Chair CH24 made from Carl Hansen & Søn, also Finn Juhl, Kaare Klint, Poul Kjærholm, Jorgen Baekmark and much more.
Hans J. Wegner first used paper cord on his designs back in 1949. He chose this material because it is incredibly durable and also as natural as the wood it was to be weaved around.

Our paper cord is treated with a light wax coating prior to weaving in order to make it more resistant to discoloration and grease.
We sell three different colors: natural, black and white. The natural color is made from pure, unbleached paper, whereas the black is dyed prior to weaving. The white color is bleached natural paper cord.
There are no recycled materials in paper cord, since the color variations from recycled paper are too great. All paper cord is completely biodegradable or can be incinerated.

Professional Request

Requests for bulk prices welcome from 4 coils up.

Available Coils

Danish Cord Wegner Y-Chair Seat Weaving

625m coil

This is the 625m coil. It is vailable in 3 colors: natural, black and white.
120m is enough for Wegner Y-Chair.

120m coil

This is the 120m coil. It is vailable in 3 colors: natural, black and white.
120m is enough for Wegner Y-Chair.

Unlaced and Laced

Unlaced Paper Cord No.1

Mostly used for Hans J. Wegners Wishbone Chair CH24, also for CH46 and CH44.
3,0mm dia.

Danish Paper Cord No.2 weaving Chair Modell 71 | N.O. Møller

Laced Paper Cord No.2

E.g. used for weaving Chair Modell 71 designed by N.O. Møller.
3,5mm dia., natural color available only.

Available Colors

Natural Color

The natural color paper cord is made from pure, unbleached paper.

Black Color

The black colored paper cord is dyed prior to weaving.

White Color

The white color is bleached natural paper cord.

We also stock original hook nails like required for some weaving

Real nails, no cutted staples like other sell!

All information provided by manufacturer. Original quality, same manufacturer than Carl Hansen!

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