Buying furniture can be overwhelming, especially when there are so many options out there, and at wildly varying price points to boot. To help find well-made, nice-looking stuff that won’t break the bank, we’ve already made articles on sofas, lighting, beds… Which got us thinking: what about that other living-space staple, the armchair? My Design Agenda chose the best Armchairs of 2021 wich practically suit every decor aesthetic — including mid-century modern, contemporary, boho, and traditional.
VIRGINIA ARMCHAIR ESSENTIAL HOME
Virginia armchairby Studiopepe is here to make a statement with its unique character and excellent design. Softly padded and upholstered with the best high-quality velvet fabric, the mid-century modern armchair design features a gently laid-back structure on a moulded shell, to provide style and comfort.
BRANDO ARMCHAIR ESSENTIAL HOME
Brando Armchairis perfect for any ambience where sobriety is required – this mid-century armchair never disappoints. Displaying a classic elegant design, it is designed with comfort and discreet sophistication in mind. It features a solid wood body cushioned with the finest tufted leather upholstery and a final touch of polished brass over the sides for added luxury.
CHARLOTTE ARMCHAIR ESSENTIAL HOME
With a unique and stunning design, Charlotte stuns in its beautiful customizable textile and polished brass and glossy black legs. It might be the mid-century inspiration, it could be the simple but sleek lines, perhaps even the textile and materials, but no one can resist this armchair.
MARCO ARMCHAIR ESSENTIAL HOME
Staying true to the mid-century modern style, Marco armchairbrings an uncommon round shape with curvy and comfortable arms. With a very natural and sleek look, as comfortable as it can get, this accent chair strays true to its origins.
ELLEN ACCENT CHAIR ESSENTIAL HOME
Ellen is a sophisticated armchair, featuring a modern tub design. Built on top of a polished brass base, this accent chair is upholstered with a lustrous velvet and its curvilinear open back contrasts with a rectangular shape on the front. It has a non-swivel cylindrical seat perfect for those nostalgic retro lovers, who love a mix between contemporary design and mid-century modern style.
DUKONO II ARMCHAIR BRABBU
Dukono Armchairwas inspired in one of Indonesia’s most active volcanoes, Dukono that embodies an unpredictable strength. A nailhead trim wraps around this high-back lounge chair, making it pop against the synthetic leather upholstery. Place it in modern home decor and watch Dukono Wing Chair fill the room with its strong attitude.
SIKA II ARMCHAIR BRABBU
Sika Armchairwas inspired by a deer specimen rooted in Japan. The most distinctive features of this wing chair are the button detailing on the inner back, the nailhead trim and the brass details of the arms. That is why Sika high-back chair fits a strong living room set.
DUKONO ARMCHAIR BRABBU
Dukono Armchair is just like one of Indonesia’s most active volcanoes, embodies an unpredictable strength. A nailhead trim wraps around this high-back lounge chair, making it pop against the synthetic leather upholstery. Place it in modern home decor and watch the Dukono armchair fill the room with its strong attitude.
JAVA ACCENT CHAIR BRABBU
The unbridled desire to discover the world led us to Java, an Indonesian island known for its stunning landscapes. JAVA Accent Chair took inspiration from this beauty. Fully upholstered in velvet, it is an accurate example of elegance and boldness in the shape of a living room chair.
EFFIE TRIPOD CHAIR ANTHROPOLOGIE
If you’re looking for accent chairs that reinterpret the past but are a bit more surprising in their shapes, consider these contemporary designs. Sisters Hollister and Porter Hovey, the duo behind design-and-staging company Hovey Design, “love the sexiness of ’70s décor,” and suggest Anthropologie’s update of Vladimir Kagan’s tripod club chair for its fun black-and-white pattern that makes a big impact. “We’d recommend searching for the real thing,” they say, “but this is fun and you’ll know you can get an exact pair.” Modsy’s Huffman also recommends the Effie chair, saying that it “would make a great focal point for any room.”
VERSAILLES ARMCHAIR BOCA DO LOBO
Versailles Armchair was inspired by the creativity and rich decoration of the Versailles Palace. Boca do Lobo opens the way to freedom and the need for bringing extravagant creations to life.
SOLEIL ARMCHAIR BOCA DO LOBO
Soleil armchair is a synthesis of styles and senses. Inspired by the spirit and mission of the famous Cirque de Soleil, the purpose is to invoke, provoke and evoke. Soft, sultry curves gently embrace the sitter in this elegant vintage and contemporary style sofa. Except for the supreme levels of comfort, the armchair through the brass details perfectly complements the elegant lines of a timeless piece.
IMPERFECTIO ARMCHAIR BOCA DO LOBO
Imperfectio armchair is the expression of imperfect aesthetic, the appeal of that which is authentic art that is truer to life. Imperfectio armchair praises artisanal work as the ultimate form of art that is quite intentionally imperfect. Through its unique existence and shapes, Imperfectio armchair determines its own history. The irregularities and flaws over the manual hammered brass expose the beauty of imperfection. Some parts are roughly asymmetrical at the surface yet comfortable and smooth in a peculiar way to excite a desire for complementing your living room.
DAINTY ARMCHAIR CIRCU
Dainty is a real-life figure of elegance and beautifulness. After you see it you will never unsee this delicate and carefully handmade armchair especially drawn for the little ones. With its velvet upholstery combined with it’s round and adorable shapes, the Dainty Armchair will be your kid’s new favourite spot.
COLOMBIA ARMCHAIR CAFFE LATTE
Colombia armchair,inspired by its coffee taste, breathes comfort and elegance into any living room design. Made from boucle fabric and dark bronze matte, this armchair will bring that serene atmosphere we often associate with minimal interiors. Take a moment for yourself and enjoy the simplest things in life with the Colombia armchair!