Cardita

 

Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars.

A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Design by Martin Ballendat


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Design - Martin Ballendat

Martin Ballendat studied Design at the Folkwangschule in Essen. After working for various manufacturers around Europe he set up his own studio in 1995 in Austria.

A second studio soon opened in Germany and today ‘Design Ballendat’ has eighteen employees working closely with a range of clients all over the world.

His simple visual style combined with elegant innovation has kept him at the forefront of interior design for nearly 20 years and has won Design Ballendat more than 100 awards.

Designs for Allermuir    Cardita

Cardita - CRD01

Side chair
Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars. A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Standard Features
Dual density molded foam shell
Solid Ash legs with a clear finish
Plastic glides

Optional Features
Solid Ash legs can be stained or colorwashed
Plastic glides with felt

Cardita Performance Standards
BS EN 16139: 2013 – Level 1
BS EN 1022:2005

Cardita - CRD03

Stool
Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars. A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Standard Features
Dual density molded foam shell
Solid Ash legs with a clear finish
Tubular steel footrest finished in Polished Chrome
Plastic glides

Optional Features
Solid Ash legs can be stained or colorwashed
Plastic glides with felt

Cardita Performance Standards
BS EN 16139: 2013 – Level 1
BS EN 1022:2005

Cardita - CRD01

Wood Leg Finishes

Ash

Legs - Wood Stains (Ash)

Wenge

Dark Walnut

American Walnut

American Cherry

White Oak

Clear

Legs - Color Washes (Ash)

White as Snow Wash

Back to Black Wash

Slate Gray Wash

Smoke Gray Wash

Vintage Red Wash

Ruby Red Wash

Fern Green Wash

Peacock Green Wash

Blue Skies Wash

Sapphire Blue Wash

Orange Crush Wash

Mellow Yellow Wash

Nut Brown Wash

Turtle Dove Wash

Sherbet Yellow Wash

Blush Pink Wash

Cardita - CRD03

Wood Leg Finishes

Ash

Legs - Wood Stains (Ash)

Wenge

Dark Walnut

American Walnut

American Cherry

White Oak

Clear

Legs - Color Washes (Ash)

White as Snow Wash

Back to Black Wash

Slate Gray Wash

Smoke Gray Wash

Vintage Red Wash

Ruby Red Wash

Fern Green Wash

Peacock Green Wash

Blue Skies Wash

Sapphire Blue Wash

Orange Crush Wash

Mellow Yellow Wash

Nut Brown Wash

Turtle Dove Wash

Sherbet Yellow Wash

Blush Pink Wash

Cardita - CRD01

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CUZ30 Silcoates

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CUZ66 Kimbolton

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CUZ82 Wesley

CUZ83 Butterstone

CUZ84 Dollar

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CUZ88 Starley

CUZ89 Rockport

CUZ90 Edge Hill

Cardita - CRD03

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Aster

Azure

Balsa

Bayou

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Cactus

Capri

Cassis

Cherry

Chestnut

Chili

Cloud

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Electric

Everglade

Fennel

Fireside

Fossil

Husk

Hydrangea

Ice

Lilac

Lumine

Maize

Mao

Neon

Nile

Onyx

Oyster

Pensive

Peridot

Poppy

Robust

Satsuma

Shadow

Snow

Spice

Squall

Tangelo

Tobacco

Turf

Tusk

Ultramarine

Vibrant

Voyage

Zinc

Leather - Green Hides Sierra    See full collection

Ash

Baltic

Black

Blush

Cafe

Camel

Campari

Cannella

Citron

Crimson

Forest

Guacamole

Harvest

Lipstick

Magnolia

Mahogany

Mist

Muscat

Mushroom

Ocean

Olive

Peach

Pebble

Saddle

Straw

Sunflower

Taupe

Vanilla

Vino

White

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CUZ1B Imperial

CUZ1C Lancaster

CUZ1D Bath

CUZ1E Surrey

CUZ1F Ulster

CUZ1G Salford

CUZ1H Belhaven

CUZ1J Aberlour

CUZ1K Camphill

CUZ1L Newport

CUZ1M Glasgow

CUZ1N Cardiff

CUZ1P Hull

CUZ1Q Brighton

CUZ1R Plymouth

CUZ1S Nottingham

CUZ1T Sheffield

CUZ1U Sussex

CUZ1V Manchester

CUZ1W Newcastle

CUZ1X St Martins

CUZ1Y Edinburgh

CUZ1Z Exeter

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CUZ2A Loughborough

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CUZ09 Oxford

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Mane

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CUZ21 Magdalene

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CUZ26 Knightsbridge

CUZ27 Collingwood

CUZ28 Silverdale

CUZ30 Silcoates

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CUZ32 Banbridge

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CUZ47 Fairfield

CUZ30 Silcoates

CUZ53 Bryanstone

CUZ58 Dunhurst

CUZ62 Glenalmond

CUZ63 Handcross

CUZ66 Kimbolton

CUZ67 Kingsmead

CUZ82 Wesley

CUZ83 Butterstone

CUZ84 Dollar

CUZ85 Keil

CUZ86 St Andrews

CUZ87 Aberdeen

CUZ88 Starley

CUZ89 Rockport

CUZ90 Edge Hill

Cardita - CRD01

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Cardita - CRD03

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Environmental Performance

Material Content

The open components are constructed of the following

7.20%

Fabric

57.60%

PU Foam

25.60%

Steel

9.60%

Solid Wood

Pre-Consumer Recycled Content

Cardita contains up to 16.50% of recycled material

3.50%

Fabric

13%

Steel

Post-Consumer Recycled Content

The range is 100% recyclable

100%

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Cardita

Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars. A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Design by Martin Ballendat

Cardita - CRD01

Side chair
Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars. A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Standard Features
Dual density molded foam shell
Solid Ash legs with a clear finish
Plastic glides

Optional Features
Solid Ash legs can be stained or colorwashed
Plastic glides with felt

Performance Standards
BS EN 16139: 2013 – Level 1
BS EN 1022:2005

Cardita - CRD03

Stool
Cardita is inspired by the beautiful leather seats found in luxury vintage cars. A simple yet intelligent frame is complemented by classic upholstery detailing, which not only exudes opulence, but also is exceptionally comfortable.

Standard Features
Dual density molded foam shell
Solid Ash legs with a clear finish
Tubular steel footrest finished in Polished Chrome
Plastic glides

Optional Features
Solid Ash legs can be stained or colorwashed
Plastic glides with felt

Performance Standards
BS EN 16139: 2013 – Level 1
BS EN 1022:2005

Cardita - CRD01

 

Wood Leg Finishes

Ash

 

Legs - Wood Stains (Ash)

Wenge

Dark Walnut

American Walnut

American Cherry

White Oak

Clear

 

Legs - Color Washes (Ash)

white as Snow Wash

Back to Black Wash

Slate Gray Wash

Smoke Gray Wash

Vintage Red Wash

Ruby Red Wash

Fern Green Wash

Peacock Green Wash

Blue Skies Wash

Sapphire Blue Wash

Orange Crush Wash

Mellow Yellow Wash

Nut Brown Wash

Turtle Dove Wash

Sherbet Yellow Wash

Blush Pink Wash

Cardita - CRD03

 

Wood Leg Finishes

Ash

 

Legs - Wood Stains (Ash)

Wenge

Dark Walnut

American Walnut

American Cherry

White Oak

Clear

 

Legs - Color Washes (Ash)

white as Snow Wash

Back to Black Wash

Slate Gray Wash

Smoke Gray Wash

Vintage Red Wash

Ruby Red Wash

Fern Green Wash

Peacock Green Wash

Blue Skies Wash

Sapphire Blue Wash

Orange Crush Wash

Mellow Yellow Wash

Nut Brown Wash

Turtle Dove Wash

Sherbet Yellow Wash

Blush Pink Wash

Cardita - CRD01

Fabrics - Synergy    See full collection

Alliance

Blend

Combine

Fate

Fortune

Fuse

Gamble

Join

Lucky

Merge

Mix

Partner

Rondom

Risk

Serendipity

Union

Venture

Fabrics - Maharam Kvadrat Hero    See full collection

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311

381

411

441

451

481

511

541

551

601

681

701

711

751

791

901

931

941

981

991

Fabrics - Kvadrat Canvas    See full collection

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174

224

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254

264

364

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451

481

511

541

424

454

614

644

654

674

684

694

734

764

794

854

954

964

974

984

Fabrics - Maharam Messenger    See full collection

Ash

Aster

Azure

Balsa

Bayou

Beyond

Cactus

Capri

Cassis

Cherry

Chestnut

Chili

Cloud

Depth

Electric

Everglade

Fennel

Fireside

Fossil

Husk

Hydrangea

Ice

Lilac

Lumine

Maize

Mao

Neon

Nile

Onyx

Oyster

Pensive

Peridot

Poppy

Robust

Satsuma

Shadow

Snow

Spice

Squall

Tangelo

Tobacco

Turf

Tusk

Ultramarine

Vibrant

Voyage

Zinc

Leather - Green Hides Sierra    See full collection

Ash

Baltic

Black

Blush

Cafe

Camel

Campari

Cannella

Citron

Crimson

Forest

Guacamole

Harvest

Lipstick

Magnolia

Mahogany

Mist

Muscat

Mushroom

Ocean

Olive

Peach

Pebble

Saddle

Straw

Sunflower

Taupe

Vanilla

Vino

White

Fabrics - Camira Blazer    See full collection

CUZ1A City

CUZ1B Imperial

CUZ1C Lancaster

CUZ1D Bath

CUZ1E Surrey

CUZ1F Ulster

CUZ1G Salford

CUZ1H Belhaven

CUZ1J Aberlour

CUZ1K Camphill

CUZ1L Newport

CUZ1M Glasgow

CUZ1N Cardiff

CUZ1P Hull

CUZ1Q Brighton

CUZ1R Plymouth

CUZ1S Nottingham

CUZ1T Sheffield

CUZ1U Sussex

CUZ1V Manchester

CUZ1W Newcastle

CUZ1X St Martins

CUZ1Y Edinburgh

CUZ1Z Exeter

CUZ02 Aston

CUZ2A Loughborough

CUZ08 Napier

CUZ09 Oxford

CUZ12 Winchester

Mane

CUZ13 Wellington

CUZ14 Durham

CUZ18 Oriel

CUZ21 Magdalene

CUZ24 Balliol

CUZ26 Knightsbridge

CUZ27 Collingwood

CUZ28 Silverdale

CUZ30 Silcoates

CUZ31 Trevelyan

CUZ32 Banbridge

CUZ33 Latymer

CUZ35 Bromsgrove

CUZ39 Goldsmith

CUZ46 Eastbourne

CUZ47 Fairfield

CUZ30 Silcoates

CUZ53 Bryanstone

CUZ58 Dunhurst

CUZ62 Glenalmond

CUZ63 Handcross

CUZ66 Kimbolton

CUZ67 Kingsmead

CUZ82 Wesley

CUZ83 Butterstone

CUZ84 Dollar

CUZ85 Keil

CUZ86 St Andrews

CUZ87 Aberdeen

CUZ88 Starley

CUZ89 Rockport

CUZ90 Edge Hill

Cardita - CRD03

Fabrics - Synergy    See full collection

Alliance

Blend

Combine

Fate

Fortune

Fuse

Gamble

Join

Lucky

Merge

Mix

Partner

Rondom

Risk

Serendipity

Union

Venture

Fabrics - Maharam Kvadrat Hero    See full collection

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441

451

481

511

541

551

601

681

701

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751

791

901

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941

981

991

Fabrics - Kvadrat Canvas    See full collection

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451

481

511

541

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454

614

644

654

674

684

694

734

764

794

854

954

964

974

984

Fabrics - Maharam Messenger    See full collection

Ash

Aster

Azure

Balsa

Bayou

Beyond

Cactus

Capri

Cassis

Cherry

Chestnut

Chili

Cloud

Depth

Electric

Everglade

Fennel

Fireside

Fossil

Husk

Hydrangea

Ice

Lilac

Lumine

Maize

Mao

Neon

Nile

Onyx

Oyster

Pensive

Peridot

Poppy

Robust

Satsuma

Shadow

Snow

Spice

Squall

Tangelo

Tobacco

Turf

Tusk

Ultramarine

Vibrant

Voyage

Zinc

Leather - Green Hides Sierra    See full collection

Ash

Baltic

Black

Blush

Cafe

Camel

Campari

Cannella

Citron

Crimson

Forest

Guacamole

Harvest

Lipstick

Magnolia

Mahogany

Mist

Muscat

Mushroom

Ocean

Olive

Peach

Pebble

Saddle

Straw

Sunflower

Taupe

Vanilla

Vino

White

Fabrics - Camira Blazer    See full collection

CUZ1A City

CUZ1B Imperial

CUZ1C Lancaster

CUZ1D Bath

CUZ1E Surrey

CUZ1F Ulster

CUZ1G Salford

CUZ1H Belhaven

CUZ1J Aberlour

CUZ1K Camphill

CUZ1L Newport

CUZ1M Glasgow

CUZ1N Cardiff

CUZ1P Hull

CUZ1Q Brighton

CUZ1R Plymouth

CUZ1S Nottingham

CUZ1T Sheffield

CUZ1U Sussex

CUZ1V Manchester

CUZ1W Newcastle

CUZ1X St Martins

CUZ1Y Edinburgh

CUZ1Z Exeter

CUZ02 Aston

CUZ2A Loughborough

CUZ08 Napier

CUZ09 Oxford

CUZ12 Winchester

Mane

CUZ13 Wellington

CUZ14 Durham

CUZ18 Oriel

CUZ21 Magdalene

CUZ24 Balliol

CUZ26 Knightsbridge

CUZ27 Collingwood

CUZ28 Silverdale

CUZ30 Silcoates

CUZ31 Trevelyan

CUZ32 Banbridge

CUZ33 Latymer

CUZ35 Bromsgrove

CUZ39 Goldsmith

CUZ46 Eastbourne

CUZ47 Fairfield

CUZ30 Silcoates

CUZ53 Bryanstone

CUZ58 Dunhurst

CUZ62 Glenalmond

CUZ63 Handcross

CUZ66 Kimbolton

CUZ67 Kingsmead

CUZ82 Wesley

CUZ83 Butterstone

CUZ84 Dollar

CUZ85 Keil

CUZ86 St Andrews

CUZ87 Aberdeen

CUZ88 Starley

CUZ89 Rockport

CUZ90 Edge Hill

Sustainability

Material Content

Components are constructed of the following

7.20%

Fabric

57.60%

PU Foam

25.60%

Steel

9.60%

Solid Wood

Pre-Consumer Recycled Content

Contains up to 16.5% of recycled material

3.5%

Fabric

13%

Steel

Recyclable Content

Post-Consumer Recycled Content

The range is 100% recyclable

100%

Martin Ballendat

Martin Ballendat studied Design at the Folkwangschule in Essen. After working for various manufacturers around Europe he set up his own studio in 1995 in Austria

A second studio soon opened in Germany, and today ‘Design Ballendat’ has eighteen employees working closely with a range of clients all over the world.

His simple visual style combined with elegant innovation has kept him at the forefront in interior design for nearly 20 years. Design Ballendat has won more than 100 awards including a Best of NeoCon Silver Award for the design of Zenith for Senator.

Designs for Allermuir
Cardita

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