Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 12:48:45 PM by Suzette Russell. Chaise Lounge. Emphasis must be placed on the fact that the American spelling for the furniture differs from its French counterpart. In French, it is "chaise longue" (long chair) but Americans altered it to "chaise lounge" because the user was expected to lounge in it.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 17:40:23 PM. Chaise Lounge By Lenora Norton. During its early years of development, the lounge was made from natural materials like wood and rattan, which were often carved with stylized designs. With the modern times also came the modern materials like plastic and metal although wood is still the most popular material mainly because of its beauty, durability and versatility.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 17:28:42 PM. Chaise Lounge By Suzette Russell. You can buy chaise lounges from a variety of retailers, including your local department store or ecommerce websites. Depending on your budget or requirements, it is also worth looking into buying a chaise lounge direct from the furniture manufacture as they can create bespoke pieces suited to your specific needs. For a cheaper option try consulting online furniture sales where products are frequently discounted and there are many bargains to be had. Chaise lounges are a great investment; providing a lifetime of comfort and luxury and are guaranteed to be the envy of your friends.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 17:17:03 PM. Chaise Lounge By Misty Murphy. Some chaise lounges are also equipped with a small side table. This handy inclusion is the perfect place to rest a book or to keep a cool drink close by. For convenient and simple storage, the table slides directly under the chaise.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 17:05:23 PM. Chaise Lounge By Dianne Glass. A chaise lounge, sometimes spelt as chaise longue, is the French term for a long chair. If placed indoors, it is normally within the vicinity of the lounge. Alternatively it can be an outdoor fixture located on the pool deck or as part of a garden chair ensemble. If you have some time on your hands, learning how to build a chaise lounge is an achievable task. There is also a great degree of satisfaction when you show off your handiwork to family and friends.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 16:53:43 PM. Chaise Lounge By Deanna Noble. 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 Thursday, September 06th 2018, 16:42:01 PM. Chaise Lounge By Haley Chapman. 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, September 06th 2018, 16:30:21 PM. Chaise Lounge By Suzette Russell. 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.