David studied Industrial Design before contributing to a number of architectural and interior design firms in Toronto. In 1999 he co-founded Stylegarage in the city's West Queen West neighborhood, which served as a retail outlet for his furniture designs, emphasizing raw materials, clean lines, and basic forms. After quickly gaining local notoriety for his contemporary, unfussy approach to furniture, David and his partners launched Gus* in 2001, taking his designs to a North American market and earning the "Best New Collection" distinction at the 2001 International Gift Fair in Manhattan. Collecting accolades ever since, David continues to serve as partner and Lead Designer at Gus*
|Product Type: Sofa||Design: Standard|
|Style: Modern||Upholstery Material: Other|
|Coils or Springs: Yes||Print: Solid|
|Cushion or Upholstery Fill Material: Foam||Arm Style: Square arms|
|Back Style: Tufted back||Application: Residential|
|Country of Manufacture: Imported|
Questions & Answers
“Hi, are the bolster pillows removable?” asked by Dominique
“Hello, is this seat cushion removable?” asked by Kimbra
“Hi, what is the seat depth of this sofa?” asked by Floral
“Hi, what is the fabric texture/content on this sofa? Also, are the cushions firm and durable?” asked by Kathleen
Gus Modern Spencer Sofa
Andrea from NY– Verified Buyer
I think the quality is good and it seems to be well made. The delivery was on time and there was no assembly needed.
Looks Great. Is Comfortable.
Eric from Boston, MA– Verified Buyer– Top 50 Reviewer
This sofa looks great and is comfortable. Those are the key features in a couch for me. One complaint is that the square cushions aren't as functional as I'd like. They aren't rigid enough to use as a surface or trust that the remote will stay on it.
John Makos from New York, NY– Verified Buyer
This sofa is terrific, my client laoves it, I was worried about it until it was delivered and I saw it in person, great sleek look, great fabric, want ti get rid of that middle leg!
Jordan from Boston, MA– Verified Buyer
Great looking sofa that ties the room together
Sofa Buyer from USA
This sofa arrived a few weeks ago and I love it. its even better than the picture. Bought it in Urban Ink and its a blueish/gray color. Very comfortable too.
Worth the wait!
alexis from SLC, UT– Verified Buyer
My husband and I typically don't like sitting on sofas or couches because they are often soft with puffy pillows that you constantly have to adjust for comfort and looks. Hate that! I also can't stand getting wedged in the cracks of the sofa cushions and not being able to sit "Indian-style" because a sofa isn't deep enough. For this reason, and the fact that in an Brooklyn 1 bedroom apartment you need a guest bed, we've always had a high end futon as our couch. Until now...Having left NYC for greener pastures, and 3 more bedrooms, we needed to get a "real" sofa for our primary living space. (Our beloved and trusty futon has its place on the garden floor of our home now.) Enter The Spencer Sofa by Gus Modern. Tailored lines with one firm bottom cushion and one firm back cushion, rich dark indigo tweed fabric which is simply stunning, a very deep bench with lots of legroom and width for sitting every which way, and the perfect back height to support your shoulders. Love, love, love.If you like firm support, with a mid-century modern edge, I hardly think you can go wrong here.[...] Aces!
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