Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 02:35:20 AM by Ines Carter. Chaise Lounge. The chaise lounge, as it is also called, originated from 16th-century France. It become popular in Europe and was later imported to the United States during the 1930s where it was primarily used an outdoor patio seat or an indoor recliner. Then and now, the lounge furniture was designed to be versatile, beautiful and functional on both sides of the ocean.
Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 08:48:29 AM. Chaise Lounge By Twila Robinson. But they can be more than just a space to cry or faint. A chaise lounge is also a perfect place to lay back and relax, lady-like, while reading a book, legs tucked neatly beside you.
Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 08:36:50 AM. Chaise Lounge By Kristine Sharp. 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 Friday, September 07th 2018, 08:25:11 AM. Chaise Lounge By Lenora Norton. Retractable backs are one of the most redeeming features found on some chaise lounges. The Teddington and Kingston models are two types that include retractable backs. With 5 different reclining positions switching from sunbathing to reading is no problem. Multiple positions allow anyone to experience the comfort of a chaise lounge without restriction. Whether the lounge is left fully upright, laid out completely flat, or anything in between, this style chaise accommodates everyone.
Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 08:13:30 AM. Chaise Lounge By Holly Tran. 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 Friday, September 07th 2018, 08:01:50 AM. Chaise Lounge By Lottie Carney. Chaises are not only an outdoor furniture item but can also be utilized in different areas of your house like the living room or even your bedroom. They are also great for sitting in front of the fireplace during the long winter months. Adding scatter cushions and sofa cushions to your chaise lounge is also a unique way to make the feel of the room cozier. If you room lacks that warm and welcoming feeling, adding a little luxury in the form of a chaise lounge chair will ultimately transform the look and atmosphere in your room.
Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 07:50:10 AM. Chaise Lounge By Ines Carter. Ideally, the chaise seat should only be used where there is adequate space to comfortably accommodate it. Thanks to the extension for legs it comes with, the typical chaise recline will tend to consume considerably more space than the typical lounge. Therefore although you may desire to have a chaise seat, if your living room is too small, you would be well advised not to take it on. Ideally, pieces of furniture like the chaise lounge are best used in the kinds of houses where the lounge is a hall's size. But if all you have is a 'crib' it would be inappropriate to try to squeeze a chaise recline in there.
Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 07:38:30 AM. Chaise Lounge By Mayra Flowers. 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.