Observed-and admired-recently: blue dining chairs.

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The Hans Wegner classic beechwood Wishbone Chair in petroleum; available from Just Scandinavian in New York.

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 A room at the Anemi Hotel in Greece; similar Eames Molded Plastic Side Chairs in light blue are available at Design Within Reach for $399.

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A trio of Tolix chairs from Antiquaire in Chicago.

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 A group of rubber-coated Plastic Fantastic Dining Chairs designed by Jasper van Grootel of Studio JSPR in the Netherlands.

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A dining room in Paris from the portfolio of architects Colombe Stevens.