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Best Accent Chair Brands (According to Experts!)

Choosing the Perfect Accent Chair  There are tons of ingredients that go into creating the perfect room. A little bit of sparkle, a whole lot of comfy couch, cozy rugs, tasteful decor, and about a thousand other things that the majority of folks don’t even know how to begin to think about!  One of those …

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10 of the Most Iconic Chair Designs

Chairs hold a special place in the history of design: they embody a synthesis of creativity, functionality, art and engineering. Some have even taken on cult status, and become art objects in themselves. Let’s take a look at the 10 most influential and iconic chairs throughout history.    The History of Chair Designs   Chairs …

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27 Different Types of Accent Chairs (2023 Buying Guide)

Quicklist: Different Types of Accent Chairs Arm Chair Slipper Chair Side Chair Barrel Chair Lounge Chair Wingback Chair Club Chair Parsons Chair Papasan Chair Convertible Chair Balloon Chair Chesterfield Chair Modern  Contemporary Traditional Transitional Rustic Cottage/Country Glam Coastal Mid-Century Modern Industrial Scandinavian Global Inspired French Country Bohemian Tropical An accent chair isn’t just another place …

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37 Different Types of Chairs for Your Home (2023 Buying Guide)

Quicklist: Chairs Armchair Recliner Contemporary Round Chair Loveseat Accent Chairs Club Chair Wingback Chair Bergère Chair Lawson Chair Barrel Chair English-Rolled Arm Chair Slipper Chair Ottoman / Lounge Chairs Chesterfield Chair Bar Stool Wishbone Chair Ghost Chair Side Chair Reading Chair Desk Chair Folding Chair Chaise Lounge Chairs Wicker Chairs Camping Chairs Hammock Rocking Chair …

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The Parts of a Chair (Dining, Desk and Armchair Diagrams)

There are many different types of chairs, and some chairs and chair designs are more complex than others. Take a look below at the image of the desk chair. The desk chair in the image is mechanically complex compared to other chair types. On the other hand, the dining chair is simple. The armchair is …

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Do You Need a Dining Table if You have an Island?

So, you have an island already in your kitchen and you’re wondering whether or not you need a dining table. It’s one of those decisions that really comes down to personal preference and can depend heavily on the size (or amount of space available) in your kitchen. While an island offers versatility and functions as …

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What Size of Bean Bag Chair Should I Buy?

There’s a reason why bean bag chairs are still used to this day (especially by college kids!). They offer a fun and unique way to lounge around and are a neat alternative to couches, futons, or armchairs. However, with so many options for bean bag chairs out there, it can be difficult to choose which …

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The 10 Most Expensive Office Chairs ($1.5M Tops the List)

Furniture can be a huge investment. For most people, however, spending a couple hundred dollars on a chair seems like the top reasonable amount to pay. The following list of the 10 most expensive office chairs available, however, shows a totally different side of the market. Even within this group of luxurious chairs, there is …

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Coronavirus is So Bringing the Tete-a-Tete Chair Back

As per usual, I was shitposting on Twitter and came across something that piqued my interest. It wasn’t just another viral meme I wound up hopping on, like the color commentary on Dr. Phil’s son’s completely batshit house inspired by several Tim Burton flicks. But I saw the above couch and a few others like …

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Your Gaming Chair Options (Console and Computer Gaming)

We broke down and bought the Nintendo Switch. Friends of our oldest son were getting it and so that he’s in the loop, we bought one too. Turns out our youngest particularly likes it, especially the Mario games. It also turns out I’m a fan, especially Mario Kart. Who knew? It’s been years since I …

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DIY Wood Lounge Patio Chair with Cushioned Seat and Back (Chunky Style)

Friends of ours bought a hot tub last year. They invited us over. It was everything we expected – a great time. Kids and adults had a blast. What they also had that they didn’t say were some fabulous new patio chairs. Large, sturdy and super comfortable with a deep seat. They were very much …

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You Laugh at Gamer Chairs, But Your Back Will Thank You

Podcast Version You’re on a mission to make things in your home more comfortable. If you work from home? Getting a comfortable chair for your computer desk is imperative. But you could be overwhelmed at the sheer amount of choice out there and you don’t know what kind is going to be best for your …

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The Ultimate Review Guide to IKEA Dining Room Chairs

Shopping for furniture on IKEA’s website can be frustrating. The product descriptions don’t give you a lot to go on, and while some items have reviews from customers, there are a bunch that don’t. That’s why I went to IKEA and tested out all the options available for dining room chairs, so I could give …

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Our Mega IKEA Armchair Reviews Guide (After a Fun IKEA Store Visit)

Shopping online for furniture is a nightmare. You really have no way to know how comfortable anything is, and if you’re really going to like it in your space. Furniture is one of those things that you really need to see, touch, feel, and try out before you buy it. While customer reviews are fine …

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I Don’t Understand Why the Wingback Chair is in Style Again (Why?)

I have to admit upfront, that I have owned a fair number of wingback chairs over the years. I have also paid compliments to friends, family members and neighbors who purchased such chairs for their own homes. I have settled into the wraparound comfort of a plush wingback chair in classically-decorated bank lobbies and attorney’s offices, and …

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5 Stylish Reclining Armchairs (that Don’t Look Like Recliners… Thankfully)

Forget the old school recliner chair. You know what I’m talking about. The puffy fabric chair with a large handle on the side that when pulled kicks the chair out like an angry mule. Related: Types of Reclining Sofas | Types of Office Chairs | Herman Miller Chair Review | Types of Patio Chairs | …

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19 Different Types of Upholstered Chairs

Upholstered chairs are the most commonly seen type of furniture. The upholstery fabric is a big investment and you don’t want to second-guess the material, pattern or color a few weeks after the newly-upholstered chairs arrive at your doorstep. Related: Types of Upholstery Fabric | Types of Furniture Styles | Types of Accent Chairs | Types of …

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31 Best Types of Office Chairs for Your Desk (Based on What You Need)

I’m in dire need of two new office chairs. I have an old one where the faux leather is peeling (looks atrocious but is super comfortable with all the bells and whistles). My other office chair is not bad, but it’s not as comfortable as I’d like. My preference is a very high back, multiple …

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I Spent $1,275 on a Herman Miller Aeron Chair – Did I Waste My Money?

A few years ago, while sitting in my $160 IKEA office chair, I read about a guy who claimed to have spent over $1,000 for a Herman Miller office chair. I thought he was nuts. Who would spend so much on an office chair? Fast-forward several years and literally thousands of hours sitting in a …

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101 Primary Bedrooms with Sumptuous Sitting Areas

Thanks for visiting our primary bedrooms with sitting areas photo gallery where you can scroll through all kinds of primary bedrooms with sitting areas. I love sitting areas. I like them all over the house, including the primary bedroom. That’s one reason I like large hotel lobbies – all the sitting areas they provide. Consequently, …

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7 Different Types of Adirondack Chairs

The Adirondack chair comes in various names such as Cottage chair, Muskoka chair, Laurentian, Westport plank chair, and Miles Comins chair. The first Adirondack chair was created in 1903 by Thomas Lee who couldn’t find a comfortable outdoor chair for his country cottage in Westport, NY, near the Adirondack mountain region. After testing out several …

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12 Different Types of Patio Chairs

The very first model of patio chairs was the iconic metal lawn chair also known by many nicknames such as Shellback, the Tulip chair, the Clamshell, the Motel Chair, and the Bouncer. You’ve probably seen one in your grandma’s house, near pools, beaches, and backyards, in driveways, and in other outdoor settings. The metal lawn …

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4 Practical Alternatives to the Standard High Chair

The traditional or standard high chair almost always makes it to the list of baby gear essentials. When babies reach six months old and are already able to sit up unassisted, the high chair ensures convenience and comfort during their early eating experience. It also helps babies engage in socializing with family members during mealtimes. …

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7 Healthy Seating Alternatives to the Regular Chair

By now, almost everyone must have heard the health risks associated with prolonged sitting. Sitting for long hours on a chair spells out a sedentary lifestyle which can increase the risk for all types of cancer. It also significantly contributes to obesity and leads to posture defects, among others This is especially true when you …

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26 Different Types of Deck Chairs

The ancient Egyptians and Romans — even the early man of the Bronze Age — may have used the earliest prototype of the folding chair. In 1860, folding chairs known as steamer chairs were introduced and used in ocean liners. They were weather-resistant, foldable, and were designed to be used on ships where they became …

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19 Large, Comfy Recliner Chairs

Large recliner chair vs. large accent chair with an ottoman. Both have their pros and cons. Overall, recliners are more comfortable (as far as I’m concerned). Accent chairs with an ottoman, on the other hand, look better in a living room. I would restrict recliners to family rooms (including rec rooms, media rooms and the …

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The Ultimate Chair Back Styles Guide (24 Illustrated Styles)

Quick Navigation1. Chippendale Chair Back Styles2. Waved Slat or Ladderback3. Fiddleback Chair Back Style4. Federal Oval Chair Back Style5. Bannister6. Studded Leather Chair Back7. Sheraton Parlor Chair Back Styles8. Renaissance Revival9. Sheraton Square Chair Back Styles10. Rococo Revival11. Hepplewhite Chair Back Styles Welcome to our extensive chair back styles article with illustrations. Below you can …

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13 Kinds of Accent Chairs with an Ottoman

Welcome to our fabulous collection of accent chairs with an ottoman. While opting for an ottoman costs a bit more than buying just an ottoman, it’s worth it. The level of comfort increases many times for not a great deal more cost. If you’re looking for inexpensive accent chairs, check out our accent chairs under …

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10 Top Wingback Chairs for Your Living Room

I absolutely love the wingback chair. I’m not surprised it’s incredibly popular again. I’m fortunate in that my folks who were into buying and restoring antiques, gifted me and my wife an amazing set of antique wingbacks for our living room. They’re gorgeous and often visitors comment on them. Fortunately for you, there are many …

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10 Zebra Print Accent Chair Designs that Adds a Touch of Wild to Your Room

For most people, zebra print furniture isn’t on their list of furniture styles for any room of their home; however, I think that’s unfortunate because a splash of zebra print via an accent chair or two can make quite an impact in a living room or bedroom. I guess you could say it adds a …

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33 Amazing Dine-In Kitchen Designs

I have an amusing personal story about in-kitchen dining. You see, we have a very nice antique dining table with a set of 6 spectacular dining chairs that are extremely comfortable. They are so comfortable that when we host dinners, we seldom venture to the living room instead of spending the evening in the uber-comfortable dining …

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Iconic Chair Styles with Modern and Elegant Details

When you are searching for the perfect chair for your personal style, you can easily become lost in the options. There are so many styles and types of chairs, and many of them are fabulous for many different kinds of designs. If you are in the market for stylish and modern designs that will make …

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29 Sublime Backyard Adirondack Relaxation Spaces

Welcome to our gallery of sublime Adirondack relaxation spaces! When constructing your yard space you have an almost endless number of possibilities. There are so many kinds of outdoor seating arrangements and landscaping options. Many of them are versatile, stylish, and appealing. But sometimes you want your space to be simple. A place you can …

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Top 21 Types of Home Theater Recliners and Chairs

Welcome to our gallery showcasing the vast options available for home theater recliners and chairs. These are typically large recliners. We’ve gathered the best of the best in our search for the perfect home theater seating options and brought the results to you. Because seating is perhaps the most important aspect of a home theater …

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22 Elegant Dining Rooms With Upholstered Chairs

Welcome to our gallery featuring a bright and bold selection of dining rooms housing upholstered chairs. We’ve been gathering a selection of themed rooms, focusing on a narrow feature set to showcase the incredibly broad selection of styles and configurations available once you’ve set your mind in a particular necessity. While a single criteria may …

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20 Top Stylish and Comfortable Living Room Chairs

We all love the idea of finding that perfectly comfortable and attractive living room chair. With this gallery, we’re sharing 20 of the best examples found on the web. Take our . This black chaise lounge features a sleekly modern arched design, with pillow top cushioning for the utmost in comfort. We have divided our …

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23 Types of Reading Chairs (Ultimate Buying Guide)

Today we bring you our comprehensive guide for anyone in the market for purchasing a new reading chair. We have collected an extensive array of reading chairs of every major type and style, to provide examples at the height of their respective designs. Our , is a modern cubic club chair, upholstered in grey, over a brushed metal …

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19 Different Types Of Dining Room Chairs (Crucial Buying Guide)

Welcome to today’s guide to purchasing new dining room chairs! We’ve put together a superb collection of chairs in every stripe of design, style, and build, to help steer you toward the perfect option for your life and your home. We will be detailing a wide variety of chairs, breaking the choices down by a few key …

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37 White Modern Accent Chairs for the Living Room

An accent chair is a piece of furniture explicitly placed to offset the major theme of a room in an artful way, used for aesthetic appeal more than function or comfort. The accent chair is placed strategically to provide additional seating and flesh out the feel of a given room. [1] The chair can be …

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How to Build a Wooden Pallet Adirondack Chair (Step-by-Step Tutorial)

Can you believe the picture of the above Adirondack chair was made from pallet wood? It was. If you think that’s cool and would love to build your own Adirondack from pallets, you’re in the right place. The first time I sat in an Adirondack chair, I fell in love. You see, I love comfortable …

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13 Chairs for Primary Bedrooms (with Photo Examples)

Winston Churchill was once asked, “Mr. Churchill, to what do you attribute your success in life?” “Conservation of energy. Never stand up when you can sit down. And never sit down when you can lie down.” If you view things similarly to Winston Churchill, sitting rooms in bedrooms beg the question – why have a …

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