Special Nonexistent Furniture

Furniture › Living Room Furniture › Armchairs › CRAA1238
SKU #: CRAA1238
2-Day Delivery

Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair


Up to 50% off Terms

Limited time offer

Shop this offer
$499.00 Sale

Was: $549.00

Save: $50.00 (9%)

Order in the next <span class="js-two-day-countdown two-day-hours-minutes"></span> and have <span class="js-two-day-item-text">this item</span> delivered <span class="js-two-day-free-text emphasis">free </span> by <span class="js-two-day-weekday-text"></span>! <a name="deliveryestimate" class="deliveryestimate ltbodytext more_text_link pointer">Dispatch & Delivery</a>

Shopping for a business?

Join our Trade+Commercial Program today

Experience Ethical Craftsmanship and Coastal Style with the Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair
  1. Sustainably Crafted with Integrity Each Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair is a testament to ethical and sustainable craftsmanship, being handwoven by accomplished artisans across various villages in Malawi. Each chair, distinctive and one-of-a-kind, is a reflection of your support for these artisans.
  2. Robust and Enduring Constructed from 100% pure cane, these chairs are not just durable but incredibly strong, built to resist the rigours of time. They are ideal for daily use and are capable of withstanding heavy usage without degrading in quality or form.
  3. Low-maintenance & Easy to Clean Cleaning these chairs is a breeze. Simply wipe them with soapy water and rinse thoroughly. Just remember to dry them swiftly to avoid any moisture damage. With such minimal care, these chairs will retain their charm for years on end.
  4. Coastal Chic The Authentic Malawi Reed Armchairs, available in light timber, brown, black, or white, are a sublime addition to any coastal-themed decor. Their effortless style resonates with the cool, relaxed vibe of seaside living, creating a warm and welcoming ambiance. Plus, if you're not completely satisfied, you can return the product within 30 days of receipt for a store credit.
Complete the look


Making & weaving Malawi chairs is a long labour intensive process that takes months of planning. The Tiliaceae shrub is used as jute for the weaving of the chairs. The shrub grows in the summer months & the long roots are harvested, coiled and dried.
In the winter months, there is no material available to weave these chairs, therefore weaving is limited to about 8 months of the year.
Reed from the river is also incorporated into the manufacturing process. These chairs are extremely hard wearing and strong. The natural chairs can be washed with soapy water and rinsed thoroughly – but drying quickly is essential, as it is an organic product and must not stay damp for long periods of time.


  • Materials: 100% cane
  • Includes: 1 x armchair
  • Natural imperfections
  • From an ethical sustainable resource
  • Please note: the chairs are all unique one-off pieces. They can differ substantially from one another as they are all hand woven in many different villages in Malawi.

Shopping for a business?

Join our Trade+Commercial Program today to access exclusive trade pricing.

Dimensions & Weights

  • Overall 85cm H x 80cm W x 65cm D
  • Seat Height without Seat Cushion - Top to Bottom 42cm
  • Arm Height - Ground to top of Armrest 69cm
  • Overall Product Weight 7.5 Kilograms



  • Type: Lounge Chair
  • Outer Frame Material: RattanOuter Frame Material Details: 100% cane
  • Inner Frame Material: RattanInner Frame Material Details: 100% cane
  • Woven Rattan/Wicker: Yes
  • Cushions Included: No
  • Recommended Weight Capacity: 85 Kilograms
  • Foldable: No
  • Arms: Yes
  • Box Contents: 1 x armchair
  • Style: Coastal
  • Country of Manufacture: Malawi


  • Assembly Required: No


The Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair is a Coastal style product. Coastal style is exemplified by perfect for a beach or lake house or coastal design features whites, blues, and sandy neutrals. Motifs such as shells, coral, sea life and nautical instruments complete the look. You can shop for more Coastal Armchairs in the Furniture section of our site.

Shipping & Returns

See something odd? Report it here.



(4 reviews)

Incentives may be offered to verified buyers to write honest reviews.

4 star


3 star


2 star


1 star


If you've purchased this item we'd love for you to tell us what you think.

Write A Review
Showing reviews that highlight:  

18 Feb 2024

Our new Malawi chairs are absolutely beautiful. They fit perfectly into our home. Thank you Temple & Webster. x

Leanne, UNLEY PARK, SA Verified Buyer

Was this helpful? 1 0

20 May 2021

I have waited so long to purchase these chairs and they were worth the wait. Amazing quality and they look absolutely beautiful in my home

Simone, alfords point, NSW Verified Buyer

Was this helpful? 5 0

16 Sep 2020

These are beautiful chairs and very comfortable

Chris, Balwyn North, VIC Verified Buyer

Was this helpful? 6 1

22 May 2020

Love it. Fits its purpose beautifully

Suzanne, Noosaville, QLD Verified Buyer

Was this helpful? 5 0
When you buy a Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair online from Temple & Webster in Australia, we make it as easy to have it delivered to your home in Melbourne, Sydney or any major city.
If you have any questions about your purchase or any other Armchairs for sale, our customer service representatives are here to help. Whether you just want to buy a Authentic Malawi Reed Armchair or shop for your entire home, Temple & Webster has everything you need.


Great pick, we've added it to your cart

Explore More
Pop Up Display Centre

Home by T&W

Our selection of stylish & affordable homewares.

Shop Now
Gift Cards

Gift Cards

Let them choose the perfect gift with a T&W gift card

Buy Now
T&W Blog

T&W Blog

Get your daily dose of inspiration, tips and advice.

Get Inspired
Trade Program

Trade Program

Save time and money with trade service and pricing.

Read More