What would the La-Z-Boy recliner look like if it had studied abroad?
Infused with European design elements, these chaises exude contemporary style and enduring comfort.
Reminiscent of the flapping wing of a bird, the suspended F42E Lounge Chair is an iconic hovering chaise. Designed for both indoor and outdoor use, this artful chaise is supported by an adjustable stainless-steel cord that enhances its elegant structure. $3,999, at AAVVGG.
Equally plush and alluring, the Oaze Sofa by La Manufacture is made of foam layers and is available in an array of bold colours. Balancing elements of modernism and Bauhaus design, this chaise pays homage to the evolution of interiors. Pricing upon request, at Founded by Garcia.
Inspired by Scandinavian-Modern design and featuring buttery soft leather and solid ash legs, the Domingo Leather Reclining Accent Chair is available in black, iron, stone, fern, and charcoal upholsteries. This recliner offers an elevated design while optimizing comfort and versatility. $4,999, at Crate & Barrel.
In an exciting relaunch, Herman Miller’s Wilkes Modular Sofa Group Chair is as dynamic as ever. Nicknamed the Chiclet, for its round cushion edges resembling the retro chewing gum, this sofa chair mixes minimalism and whimsy. $3,260, at Design Within Reach.
A bentwood frame and tufted cushions make the iconic Poäng Armchair and footstool a uniquely IKEA silhouette. Supremely comfortable with a high back and moveable footstool in a variety of colours, it adds classic style to any room. For those seeking a more refined take on the La-Z-Boy without sacrificing on comfort, this piece checks all the boxes. $318, at IKEA.
Also called the Cleopatra, Artifort’s Chaise Longue is certainly fit for royalty. Available in multiple colourways, its commanding, natural shape is an iconic 1970s design perfect for lounging under the Egyptian sun. Pricing upon request, at Klaus.
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Made with Italian pull-up leather, the Nesto Modular Armless Chaise features tufted seats and comfortable foam cushioning that experienced leather loungers will love. $2,999, at Mobilia.