Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 15:55:22 PM by Marsha Simpson. Chaise Lounge. A chaise is often considered a particularly elite or luxurious item of furniture that is not on the list of essential home furnishing items. However they have evolved for present day use from the typical image of opulence into a functional and versatile item of furniture that can be incorporated into almost any style of interior. Chaise might be used as recliners that come with footstalls, double recliners which can accommodate two people or sofa-like pieces that can provide additional space and comfort to both residents and guests.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:21:11 AM. Chaise Lounge By Candace Justice. The chaise lounge is not just a style of furniture, but a work of art offering the feeling of decadence and romance at first sight. The term "chaise lounge" is an Anglicized version of the French term, "chaise longue." "Chaise longue" means, literally, "long chair." They are sometimes known as "fainting couches," as well. Currently, the term applies to any type of furniture that provides a person with a back or an arm rest on one end that sometimes tapers down the backside of the chair, resulting in one end resembling a bench.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:20:40 AM. Chaise Lounge By Kay Kramer. The chaise lounges of of the sixteenth century often had wood accents and luxurious cushioning that made them very comfortable for a variety of activities. From dining to relaxing to napping, the chaise lounge remains a very versatile design. They are often made with plush fabrics that include silk, brocade, velvet, and satin. They can be found in sitting rooms, salons, libraries, and bedrooms. Features that have been present over the last couple of thousand years ago are sometimes revived and paired with modern techniques, such as gold leaf applications and cast metals.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:20:11 AM. Chaise Lounge By Esmeralda Morrison. One-arm chaise lounges obviously feature just one supporting arm either on the left or the right. This harks back to the Victorian times when the lounge was a place for a woman to appear relaxed and yet sophisticated.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:19:23 AM. Chaise Lounge By Haley Chapman. This type of chair allows you to be in a reclining position without necessarily laying down. As you assume this position, you are able to rest while still being able to see the surroundings. This is why this type of is so popular for outdoors, as they allow you to enjoy the nice and relaxing view outside.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:19:03 AM. Chaise Lounge By Glenda Fisher. Apart from recreational use, the chaise lounge has also made some appearances in the medical profession. Patients stretch themselves out and pour out the contents of their minds and hearts as part of therapy.
Published at Thursday, August 23rd 2018, 00:18:23 AM. Chaise Lounge By Leigh Moss. Chaise lounges are thought to be modeled on common furniture from previous civilizations. For instance, the Egyptians had a similar piece of furniture that was a combination between a chair and a daybed. They were constructed of sticks and rawhide or sticks and cord. A little later on, the Greeks had a similar chair that was used during gatherings and was called a "kline." The Roman civilizations didnt upholster furniture because their versions were cast in bronze or carefully carved from wood. To make their versions more comfortable they used pillows, blankets and hides. The Romans also added legs.
Published at Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, 23:55:48 PM. Chaise Lounge By Kay Kramer. Coming in timber or resin, the chaise lounge can come as its own single recliner unit or can be matched with other pieces including tables and settee chairs. The open slat style allows your skin to breathe as you take in the midday sun and the optional side table conveniently houses your refreshments, radio, sunglasses and novel. Similarly, the 3 or 4 recline positions allow you to absorb the sun at exactly the right angle when the sun moves throughout the day.