8 Accent Chairs That Combine Style and Function
By shelby fishman
August 17, 2023
Accent chairs are a great way to incorporate personal style into your space. Plus, they add extra seating for friends and guests. Whether you’re drawn toward one-of-a-kind vintage styles or contemporary designs, we handpicked some of our favorite accent chairs that’ll elevate your living space—and provide more seating.
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The Shaka Accent Chair ($898) from Lulu and Georgia provides a Mid-Century Modern look with a contemporary twist. Its curved wooden frame and textured design is woven with natural banana fibers that give a pop of dimension and character to any living room.
Neon orange piping and white boucle make this Vintage Swivel Slipper Chair ($2,200) a unique piece that’s clearly influenced by the 1970s. Originally designed by modern furniture pioneer Milo Baughman, it’s a one-of-a-kind accent chair that’s as comfortable as it is stylish.
Inspired by the ornamental and gilded styles of the Rococo period, the Baudelaire Chair ($1,595) from Jayson Home is perfect for adding a lavish touch to any living space. Its antique style and green velvet upholstery add an eye-catching and traditionally luxe look to your home.
Arteriors’ Hamza Lounge Chair (from $3,095) balances a natural look with classic comfort. Its woven frame and organic aesthetic makes it blend seamlessly with existing furniture and decor. Its plush and thick cushion lets you sit back and relax in style.
Anthropologie’s Jimena Accent Chair ($998) does double duty as both a piece of art and a piece of furniture. Embroidered details of delicate flora and fauna can bring a whimsical appearance to any space that’s in need of a little upgrade. Choose from three different playful styles for a swoon-worthy living room accessory.
The unique shape and curved silhouette of the Garret Armchair ($2,995) from Soho Home allow for optimal comfort when lounging. Available in nearly a dozen different shades such as “Antique Rose” and “Olive,” the velvet swivel arm chair is far from boring.
Chic and irresistibly soft, this Clover Mongolian Fur Chair ($1,799) brings a cozy look to a sophisticated living room. Its plush fur seat and sleek oak frame make it an accent chair that doesn’t sacrifice comfort with style.
The effortless design of the Liang Wicker Lounge Chair ($1,299) from The Citizenry provides a modern and sculptural look to a sitting room. Handcrafted in Indonesia with natural wicker, it’s an accent piece that’s sure to make a statement.