There are many types of chairs to choose from. When choosing furniture for your house, you will want to consider what style of chairs you want. Look at the below furniture glossary, and choose a chair you love.
Types of Chairs
Types of Chairs List
Here is a list of commonly found types of chairs at homes and offices. What type of chair should you buy?
- Baby chair
- Cantilever chair
- Deck chair
- Egg chair
- Folding chair
- Garden chair
- Hammock chair
- Industrial cafe
- Ladderback chair
- Mid-century chair
- Operator chair
- Park bench
- Rocking chair
- Side chair
- Upholstered bench
- Vintage French
- Waiting room seat
- Ball chair
- Dentist chair
- Executive chair
- French bistro
- High chair
- Lounge chair
- Modern bentwood
- Traditional bentwood
- Adirondack chair
- Barber chair/ Salon chair
- Cross back
- Desk chair
- Tulip chair
- Cuddler chair
- Dining room chair
- Student chair
- Wing chair
- Bowl chair
- Director’s chair
- Wood chair
Types of Chairs | Examples & Pictures
Henry gurgles happily in his baby chair.
Donald was sitting in a deck chair in his garden next door when part of the chimney fell on him.
After the game, Mutombo looked relieved to be sitting in a folding chair with ice packs surrounding both knees.
Price from about ￡265 Left: The Verbania garden chair from Rovergarden can adjust to five different positions.
A cheery baby room is decorated in white with pops of color and mid-century classic furniture pieces like the Eames rocker.
The old tramp taught the newcomer how to make himself comfortable on a park bench.
In the living room, I sit, feet up huddled in a rocking chair.
Waiting room seat
Vernon was sitting in his armchair by the fire, his injured ankle propped on a telephone book.
She rocks back and forth on her chair like a mischievous child.
He looked at the child in the high chair.
I hear you! I could sit in this lounge chair all day. I love the Caribbean!
His newspaper was slipped out when he got to sleep on the sofa.
The patient was put into a wheelchair and trundled to the garden.
Barber chair/ Salon chair
“All right, ” he said, settling into the barber chair. “Shave my head.”
She slung her coat over her desk chair.
Theresa is wheeling a pushchair and trying to cope with the twins.
He hooked his foot under the stool and dragged it over.
A boy and a girl were sitting on a bench. The boy was smiling but the girl looked angry.
Dining room chair
She knocked and opened the door and saw Patrick asleep in his wing chair.
A chair made of balsa wood is very light. If you’re hit with a balsa wood chair you won’t be injured.
Chair Types | Infographic
Different Types of Chairs with Pictures