Wingless chairs have a long and beautiful history that dates back to 17th century England. Throughout the years, these chairs have proven to be timeless and wildly versatile. While they look simple in their wing-like arms, they can be decorated to turn your living space into an impressive home. Here are 5 ways you can use the wingback chair to decorate your living space.
5. The Fireplace
Originally, the wingback chair was designed to shield you from heat. They were common among cold climatic regions, and they are still are. Angle your wingback next to your fireplace when it’s cold and you will get warm without having to deal with direct heat. If you don’t use your fireplace anymore, you can still place a couple of these timeless pieces of furniture in front the fireplace for decoration purposes. Wingbacks work best when used as identical pairs. Place them wherever you love to sit when it’s cold, and you or your guest will always feel welcome in your home.
4. The Bedroom
You know that idea you’ve always had of placing a chair next to your closet; make it happen with a wingback. With a stylish wingback that screams of elegance, nothing can beat it as a bedroom accent. Place the wingback next to your closet and you will forever have comfort putting on your shoes. Besides, the chair’s beautiful. Even if your closet is small and you can put on your shoes without sitting, the wingback adds style to your bedroom. Keep in mind that there is a feminine version of a wingback-you don’t have to bring a weathered chair to your bedroom.
3. Home Library
The chair’s winged chairs, average height and wooden legs gives this chair the feeling that it belongs to the library. And sure, most classic themed libraries have wingback chairs. At home, a wingback provides the best nook to immerse yourself when you need to complete a book.
Simply angle it properly next to a corner or window. Purchase a petite table and a lamp and you will have a great home library. If you don’t want to sit on a wingback, it can still act as your stand. With their aesthetic appeal and large surface areas, you don’t need an extra stand for your desk. You can place piles of files, papers and stationery on a wingback. But you would also want to be careful not to appear disorganized.
2. An Accent in your Living Room
If you are looking for a couple of chairs to provide more seating space in your living room, consider buying wingbacks. They are stylish, easy to rhyme with most interior décor and are convenient as well. For best styling, look for low-level wingback seats. Tall wingbacks may appear imposing when placed in the middle of the living space.
1. As you Home Desk Chair
An eye-catching desk chair can improve the outlook of your home office. They are unique and not common as desktop chairs anyway. So, when everyone gets into your office, be certain they will be impressed.
Enough of the ideas, here are wingback chair styles you should consider.