With all of the technology we have, sometimes we forget the greatest resource we have to take us far away, teach us, ignite our imaginations and keep us company: reading.
Mid-century modern chairs like the ones in our Barcelona Collection or in our Best Sellers make great reading chairs because most of them are soft, but still supportive and big enough to move around, but small enough to make you feel like you’re surrounded. They come in all shapes and colors and textures and can fit in all different rooms.
Here are some great lounge chairs that are perfect chairs for reading:
The Eames Lounge Chair
The Eames Lounge Chair is absolutely guaranteed to make any mid-century modern design lovers sigh. It’s just so comfortable and so iconic!
This chair combines the nostalgic comfort of an old baseball mitt with a sleek, modern design that continues to distinguish this classic, authentic design among all other famous furniture pieces. The Mid-Century Lounge Chair and Ottoman are internationally recognized icons that introduce comfort and style to interiors everywhere.
One of our most sought-after pieces in demand, our Eames Lounge Chair replica features 100% genuine Italian-aniline leather, high-density cushions, and imported 7-ply veneers shell veneers. Both the chair and ottoman are assembled by hand with the greatest devotion for details.
The Womb Chair
The Womb Chair is our second favorite lounge chair for reading. This iconic chair by Eero Saarinen is loved by so many people around the world and highly praised for the sense of safety that it can convey.
Paired this chair with an ottoman and a good book, and you might even fall asleep on it after hours of reading and your back won’t feel the slightest discomfort.
The Barcelona Chair is perfect to look professional, elegant and stylish while waiting for an appointment while reading the latest issue of Entrepreneur or The Wall Street Journal. And There’s something about Mies… especially the Barcelona chairs. Though they’re not perfect for really curling up while reading their angles are still inviting, especially with a footrest added in.
So, there you have it! 3 perfect chairs for reading. Did we miss any of your favorites? Any particular chair that brings you fond memories of reading? Let us know!