This article is the second part of the previous article seating art . In the previous part, we have provided recliner reviews and best recliner brand. In this article, we focus on best recliner reviews and most comfortable recliner: From history to State-of-the-Art.
Seating and Best Recliner Reviews: From History to State-of-the-Art
Circle 326: contemporary office furniture by Indiana
Indiana Desk: The Elation series offers a wide range of options for the contemporary office. Executive, manager, task, and guest chairs can be ordered with wood or urethane foam arm-rests; wood, aluminum, or black composite bases; synchro-tilt or mid-pivot controls; and a range of upholstery and wood finish choices. Indiana Desk, 1224 Mill Street, Jasper, IN 47546. www.indianadesk dot com.
Circle 351: task chair design by Zooey Chu
Harter: Designed by Zooey Chu, the Intuition task chair allows the user to make a number of adjustments for maximum comfort. The control mechanism features three functions–eight-point tension control, tilt lock-out, and seat-height control–with easy-to-reach, user-friendly knobs and levers. A slider seat control is optional, as are loop arms. Harter, 11451 Harter Drive, Middlebury, IN 46540.
circle 352; office chair by Superior Furniture
SuperiorFurniture: The Shazzam chair offers ergonomic seating at a reasonable price. All three models–dedicated task, swivel-tilt, and simple task–have TouchLift back-height adjustment, thick molded foam with contoured seat and lumbar support, and a choice of 15 arm options. SuperiorFurniture, One Industrial Park, Belton, TX 76513.
Circle 353: Executive/Conference seating chair
Allsteel: Virage Executive/Conference seating features sweeping curves of cast aluminum in a 1960s-inspired design. The arms are available polished, or in black, silver, or taupe mica paint. The chair’s substrate is sculpted for ergonomic support, and the frame features a large seating area. A knee-tilt reclining mechanism can be adjusted in seven positions. High-back, mid-back, and guest models are offered. Allsteel, 2210 Second Avenue, Muscatine, IA, 52761. www.allsteeloffice dot com.
Circle 354: Chela seating recliner chairs
Versteel: Designed by the Italian team Lucci-Orlandini, Chela seating consists of a sled-base stacking chair and a caster-base training chair. The curvaceous seat shell, designed to move with the user, allows for comfortable seating over long periods. Stacking chairs can be linked for group settings and stacked up to 10 high. Chela is available with or without arms and with an optional upholstery pad. The base comes in more than 30 powder-coat colors as well as chrome, and the shell is available in several colors. Versteel, P.O. Box 850, Jasper, IN 47547. www.versteel.com.
Most Comfortable recliner brand reviews from historical data
circle 355:Steelcase Recliner chair
Steelcase: Deck is a new line of chairs, stools, and tables designed by Brian Kane. The heart of the collection is the refined guest chair, with its simple metal frame and tailored back and arms. Numerous wood finishes, powder-coat paint choices, and upholstery options allow for a wide variety of looks. Deck chairs are stackable and can be linked together in rows, making them appropriate for waiting areas and conference rooms as well as private offices. Steelcase, 4300 44th Street SE, Kentwood, MI 49512. www.steelcase.com.
circle 332: A very comfortable recliner from Sabina Seating
Grahl Industries: Sabina seating encompasses stackable and non-stackable guest, pull-up, and caster-based chairs for corporate and residential settings. Sabina’s contemporary design features a single-piece wood shell in white maple molded plywood with a natural finish. The chair’s metal frame has a matte black finish; custom colors are also available. The caster model has swivel/tilt and automatic height-adjustment mechanisms. Grahl Industries, One Grahl Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036. www.grahl. com.
circle 333: flexing motion chair by Fixtures Furniture
Fixtures Furniture: A flexing motion built into the frame of FM Design’s Emotion stackable seating provides maximum comfort. With its scratch-resistant epoxy finishes and steel-gauge frame, Emotion is also very durable. It is offered in 11 frame finish colors and 12 color choices for the thermoplastic shell, which can be upholstered. Arms, flip-up tablets, and book racks are other options. Fixtures Furniture, 1642 Crystal Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64126. www.fixturesfurniture. com.
circle 334: thin-cast stainless steel chair by Don Chadwick
Forms + Surfaces: Designers Don Chadwick and David Ritch used aluminum, thin-cast stainless steel, and vibrantly colored polypropylene to create the lightweight and durable Bantam Chair. The chair’s ergonomic wraparound back forms an integral armrest. Stackable and multipurpose, the chair can be used indoors and out. Bantam comes in seven translucent colors, as well as custom colors, and the anodized aluminum frame has a satin finish. Forms + Surfaces, 6395 Cindy Lane, Carpinteria, CA 93013. www.forms-surfaces. com.
circle 335: leather and steel chair
DesignLink: Yang, designed by Gabriel Teixido, is manufactured by Grassoler of Spain. Constructed of leather and steel, the chair has a strong visual presence yet it is accommodating and comfortable. Yang is available in COM fabrics, but black, brown, blue, or cream leathers are particularly recommended. DesignLink, 25 Kingston Street, Boston. MA 02111. www.deslink. com.
circle 336: short scroll arm chair
George Smith: The short scroll arm chair (shown upholstered in hand-colored leather) has recently been updated. Details such as the boxed back cushion, tapered legs, and saddle-stitched leather give the chair a more contemporary look. Handmade in Northern England using traditional methods and materials, the chair measures 36 in. wide by 40 in. deep by 36 in. high. George Smith, 73 Spring Street, New York, NY 10012. www.georgesmith .com.
circle 337: side chair by Shelby Williams
Shelby Williams: The all-wood 2510 side chair is we
ll-suited for small and large eating areas, and especially for quick-service restaurants and cafeterias. The chair’s light weight allows for easy use by patrons, and the hand-hold makes for quicker up-ending on tables at cleanup time. The beechwood frames with veneer seats and backs are available in a range of standard and premium wood finishes. Shelby Williams, 150 Shelby Williams Drive, Morristown, TN 37813. www.shelbywilliams. com.