In total Rietveld designed more than 350 pieces of furniture. For his houses and buildings he also designed many kinds of cabinets, such as closets, wall cabinets, kitchen cabinets, bookcases etc.
Yet only a few designs are widely known. The red-blue chair, on the other hand, became an icon over time, the leading three-dimensional object of De Stijl movement and Modernism.
A few examples of his furniture designs are given below and further reference is made to the extensive literature on this subject.