Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 01:37:02 AM by Lenora Norton. 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 Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:51:36 AM. Chaise Lounge By Leigh Moss. 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 Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:50:15 AM. Chaise Lounge By Glenda Fisher. 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 Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:49:04 AM. Chaise Lounge By Holly Tran. 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 Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:48:44 AM. Chaise Lounge By Esmeralda Morrison. That is how the scene would have looked without a chaise lounge in her southern plantation home. The epitome of style, drama and grace a chaise lounge allows a lady to be dramatic, emotional, and still look like a lady, instead of a fool.
Published at Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:30:07 AM. Chaise Lounge By Lilian Moss. Chaise lounges make the outdoors an even more inviting and relaxing place. Handcrafted chaise lounges are ideal for the pool, beach or lake. They are often constructed of rich woods like mahogany or cedar, or powerful plastics. Also, most chaise lounges are weather and water resistant, so these products will last for years. With a host of styles and designs to choose from there is a chaise lounge perfect for every person, setting and occasion.
Published at Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:29:56 AM. Chaise Lounge By Deanna Noble. Day bed chaise lounges are designed for an upright sitting instead of a reclining position. Its design may not be as body-friendly as the other types but it has its purpose, namely, as a bench-cum-lounger.
Published at Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 00:29:28 AM. Chaise Lounge By Haley Chapman. 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.