Would you like to become an expert without the hassle of going to college?
The below list of armchairs is going to have you talking non-stop to your friends about philosophy, psychology and every -ology in between.
Do you want to feel like Spock answering an impossible math question? Of course you do.
Let us show you how to become smarter than Stephen Hawking researching black holes.
You’ll be able to insult your friends and dismantle your enemies without any replies.
It goes like this…
The Ikea Poäng – Ikea
No list of armchairs would be complete without everyone’s favorite Ikea number, The Poäng.
Every just-out-of-college male has one of these in their new living room, it goes with all of the popular sofas on the market.
Desperate to spend their first paycheck after having done gallant work filing away paperwork that should have been done years ago.
School just doesn’t teach you the skills these days.
It’s impossible to deny the popularity that The Poäng has gathered over the last 40 years and it appears this is going to continue for the next 40 too.
Eames Lounge Chair – Herman Miller
The Eames Lounge Chair is the Queen of the accent chair.
Everyone wants to get on the Eames’ level but very few can and this puts a premium on it.
Retail prices is around $6,000.
Most people don’t have that in their back pocket and so you need an alternative.
If you’re ever in the mood for thrifting, then there are some signs you need to look out for to bag yourself the steal of the century at the local yard sale.
The chair is beautiful, you’ll feel sheltered from the world’s never-ending struggles as you fit snuggly into its baseball glove fit.
Hughes Chair – Joybird
Looking to take it back to basics in 2020 and start reading like your ancestors used to do?
Reddit isn’t classed as reading, sorry.
Talking about books with paper.
You’ll need the right equipment to do so and we’re not reviewing books here.
The Hughes Chair by Joybird will give you the lumbar support your back’s been craving for years as we move ever further away from working with our hands in the dirt.
The fabric’s soft too.
If you’re wealthy, you’ll be able to do what one reviewer did and place them in your bowling alley for guests.
Can you picture a better chair to remove your misery after your colleague bags themselves a third strike in a row?
What a punch in the gut.
These armchairs are mid-century modern and will pair well with a mid-century modern sofa.
Alternatively, if you’re a crazy cat or kitten, mix it with some Scandinavian decor items.
Bram Leather Chairs & Ottoman – Room and Board
You don’t need to go to a Water Park to find yourself slipping and sliding on a Saturday afternoon.
This armchair does the work so you don’t have to.
As we’ve already mentioned, brown leather sofas are the go-to for the cool TV star to have in their sitcom.
Brown leather armchairs are the next best thing.
Think of yourself as half a movie star with this.
The material is thick, strong and great quality. It’s going to take more than a hideaway zip on the back of your jeans to tear this.
What good is thick leather if it’s not nice to sit in?
This armchair is also comfortable.
One reviewer wrote about the chair’s soft masculinity that works well with the exposed brickwork in their living rooms.
Shadow Gray Matrix – Article
How many items of velvet furniture do you own?
Yes, I thought none may be the answer.
Well, now’s your chance.
These chairs are plain with minimal ornamentation and would go well if you have pattern in the rest of your living room.
That’s the sort of pattern I’m talking about. Both great items to have but you need to find the balance for the whole room.
Article’s Shadow Gray Matrix reading chair is reportedly smaller than it seems.
Comfort levels max out at having a chat with Helen from indoor climbing.
The chair isn’t suitable for watching the sadly, but frankly, disappointing Avengers: Endgame all the way through unless you’re in a particularly masochistic frame of mind.
It’s up to you to determine that’s your default state.
The Chair For You
Perusing the works of Shakespeare whilst listening to Chopin’s back catelog has never been easier.
The question now is, of course, which one are you going to choose?
Pick one that fits your personality.
By now the rest of the living room or bedroom should already be doing the same, your armchair will slot itself in as if it were a game of Tetris.