Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 13:47:08 PM by Misty Murphy. Chaise Lounge. While the proper name for them is a chaise lounge, you may also hear this piece of furniture called a fainting couch, likely due to the image of the emotionally overcome southern lass above.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 16:30:21 PM. Chaise Lounge By Suzette Russell. Picture a southern lady. She is the vision of beauty, waiting for her beau to arrive. Her waiting lasts some time and finally she is told that he will not be coming for her, that he has left with another woman. Her hand flies to her forehead and she swoons sideways, falling right off of the chair she is sitting in, petticoats flapping in the air.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 16:18:41 PM. Chaise Lounge By Sofia Banks. Basically, the chaise lounger is an elongated chair resembling a couch except for two things - first, the back support portion of the lounge slants toward the back, thus, making for a reclined position with the feet fully elongated possible; and second; the armrests may or may not be present in the chaise lounge. The individual was expected to lie on his back while using the lounge furniture. In contrast, the recliner chairs from ancient Greece had men and women lying on their sides.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 16:07:01 PM. Chaise Lounge By Robert Matthews. 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, September 06th 2018, 15:55:22 PM. Chaise Lounge By Marsha Simpson. Due to their popularity, durability and comfort level, chaise lounges are very collectible pieces. Some chairs that were made centuries ago still exist and they can reach very good prices when they in good condition, can be restored, or were owned by royalty or someone famous. It will not be surprising if they continue to be an essential pieces of furniture in the centuries to come because they are made with such an adaptable, timeless design.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 15:43:42 PM. Chaise Lounge By Marsha Simpson. After a long stressful day at work, we always look forward to go home and relax. At home, we always have this special area where we loosen up. It could be the patio, the living room or the bedroom. It is essential that you have furniture which will provide the utmost comfort to give you that relaxing feeling. A chaise lounge chair is a great piece of furniture that will aid in relaxation.
Published at Thursday, September 06th 2018, 15:32:03 PM. Chaise Lounge By Sofia Banks. 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, 15:20:23 PM. Chaise Lounge By Lottie Carney. For budding interior designers and home décor enthusiasts a chaise lounge is a must-have piece of luxury furniture that looks sleek and sophisticated in any interior. Chaise lounges are extended upholstered chairs which resemble couches but with open ends for a more laid back seating experience. Chaise lounges are of 18th century French origin but have evolved through the ages to come in a variety of shapes and styles to match the more contemporary interior. Chaise can be upholstered in the fabric of your choosing and are a great addition to your home furnishings scheme.