Unusual Chairs

Are you strange and unusual? Do people call you a weird person or an odd duck? Do you love things that are lot off menu, furniture wise? Then you will love these unusual chairs. This entire collection is filled with chairs that will make you cock your head to the side and try to imagine them in your home. Take a look at these unusual chairs and see what we mean.

Comfortable Living Room Chair with Hidden Storage

Comfortable Living Room Chair with Hidden Storage

$195.99 $247.99

Comfortable Living Room Chair with Hidden Storage

House of Hampton®

$195.99 $247.99

Perfect For: Cozy and stylish living rooms

What We Like: Versatile design and discreet storage

This comfortable living room chair features a backrest designed for relaxation while enjoying leisure activities like watching television or reading a book. The hidden storage space offers practicality, allowing you to discretely store books, magazines, and other items. Built with a solid wood frame and faux suede exterior, this chair provides sturdiness and comfort. With a weight capacity of 300lbs, it is suitable for most users. The versatile design complements any modern home decor, either as a standalone piece or as part of a larger setup.

Designer Advice:

Pair this chair with a cozy area rug and a chic floor lamp to create a perfect reading nook or relaxation spot in your living room.

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

$234.99 $276.99

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

Mercury Row®

$234.99 $276.99

Perfect For: Adding a statement piece to your living room, den, or bedroom

What We Like: Distinctive silhouette and comfortable padding

This mid-century modern lounge chair is crafted from triple-sanded engineered wood and features an iconic smile-shaped seat and tripod design. With faux leather upholstery filled with polyester, it offers support and comfort for those relaxing moments. The chair's natural finish and tapered legs add a touch of rustic flair to any space, ensuring it will complement a variety of home styles.

Designer Advice:

Pair this chair with a cozy throw blanket and a stylish floor lamp to create the perfect reading nook or conversation corner in your home.

Rounded Arm Unusual Chair

Rounded Arm Unusual Chair

$3633 $4410

Rounded Arm Unusual Chair

Interlude

$3633 $4410

This chair’s rounded shape is mounted upon a hardwood frame, and its swivel ability gives it a slightly playful edge. Coming in five neutral color options that would work well with bolder colors, it also has advanced comfort spring suspension.

Designer Advice:

We tend to associate round armchairs with a sense of warmth and comfort. The two choices of fabric available with this chair, faux-linen or suede, both give off these vibes, making it a brilliant choice for a cozy living space. 

Cloud-Like Upholstered Armchair

Cloud-Like Upholstered Armchair

$255 $479.99

Cloud-Like Upholstered Armchair

Red Barrel Studio®

$255 $479.99

Perfect For: Cozy and stylish living spaces

What We Like: Ultra-comfortable wide seat with rounded lines

Feel like you're sitting on a cloud with this Cloud-Like Upholstered Armchair. Its wide seat and rounded lines will wrap your body in comfort, while the high-density sponge-filled armrests and seat cushion provide extra support. The chair is available in a variety of rich colors, making it easy to match with any room's interior design. One-piece packaging and rounded armrests come together for a full backrest, saving you setup time. The bottom of each leg is equipped with an anti-scratch pad to protect your floors and carpets from damage.

Designer Advice:

To create a cozy reading corner, pair this armchair with a plush throw blanket, a floor lamp, and a stylish side table for holding your favorite books and a warm cup of tea.

Leather Open Weave Accent Chair

Leather Open Weave Accent Chair

$2167 $2462.5

Leather Open Weave Accent Chair

Oggetti

$2167 $2462.5

Perfect For: Enhancing contemporary interiors with style and comfort

What We Like: Its sensual shape wrapped in striking open-weave leather

Relax in pure style with this luxurious leather open-weave accent chair, boasting a sensual, curvy shape that turns heads. The unique open-weave leather design adds a touch of texture and sophistication, making this chair a statement piece for any contemporary living room, bedroom, or office space. Sink into its inviting curves and experience a perfect blend of comfort and elegance that'll have you longing to unwind after a long day.

Designer Advice:

Pair this chair with a sleek glass side table and a plush throw pillow in a bold hue to create an eye-catching and comfortable reading nook or conversation area.

Bold Upholstered Accent Chair with Sled Legs

Bold Upholstered Accent Chair with Sled Legs

$450 $560

Bold Upholstered Accent Chair with Sled Legs

AllModern

$450 $560

Perfect For: Adding a luxurious touch to small living spaces

What We Like: Unique floating seat design

This bold accent chair features an eye-catching structural design with all-over upholstery, creating a luxurious look in your living space. Its floating seat is set into an open frame with stunning sled legs that flow seamlessly into the arms. Crafted from a birch wood frame and covered in foam-filled, 100% polyester fabric with welted stitching, this 26" wide, narrow and shallow chair brings comfort and style to areas limited in square footage. Handmade by skilled craftsmen, it's perfect as a versatile dining or accent chair, and requires no assembly.

Designer Advice:

Place this chic accent chair in a cozy reading corner, paired with a warm throw and a stylish floor lamp, or use it as an elegant dining chair to elevate your dining space's ambiance.

Contemporary Wingback Chair with Steel Legs

Contemporary Wingback Chair with Steel Legs

$1647 $1525

Contemporary Wingback Chair with Steel Legs

Gus* Modern

$1647 $1525

Perfect For: Adding a modern touch to living rooms or lounges

What We Like: Bold organic lines and low-profile upholstery

The Elk Chair is a contemporary iteration of the classic wingback chair design, featuring low-profile upholstery and a sculptural frame with precision-cut, bent-ply seat and back panels. The chair is elevated by slender, powder-coated steel legs, giving it a stylish and modern look. Wood grain pattern and color variations make each chair unique, and the foam used meets California TB117-2013 fire safety standards without the use of flame retardant additives.

Designer Advice:

Pair the Elk Chair with a plush throw and a small side table to create a cozy reading nook or conversation area in any room.

Papasan Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

Papasan Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

$315 $949.99

Papasan Chair with Faux Leather Upholstery

Orren Ellis

$315 $949.99

Perfect For: Creating a cozy seating space in any room

What We Like: The gentle curves and comfortable backrest

This Papasan chair boasts a sleek design featuring gentle curves and a faux leather upholstered seat with a curved backrest, ensuring utmost comfort. The chrome finish angled legs, each with a round bottom, provide excellent stability to the chair's construction. Ideal for adding a contemporary touch to any living space, this chair can be perfectly paired with a modest table to create an inviting seating area within your home.

Designer Advice:

Place this stylish Papasan chair in a reading nook or living room, and complement it with a plush throw blanket and decorative cushions for ultimate relaxation.

Modern Sculptured Lounge Chair

Modern Sculptured Lounge Chair

$619.99 $809.99

Modern Sculptured Lounge Chair

Wade Logan®

$619.99 $809.99

Perfect For: Adding a bold statement to any living space

What We Like: Organic curves and eye-catching design

This contemporary lounge chair doubles as an artistic sculpture, featuring organic curves reminiscent of a bent oval that forms a contoured seat. Upholstered with soft wool over a foam-padded metal frame, this comfortable accent chair is suitable for sitting or reclining in multiple positions. The three metal feet provide support while enhancing the minimalist design. Available in bold primary colors, this striking chair makes a statement in any room.

Designer Advice:

Pair this lounge chair with neutral-toned furniture or contrasting patterns to emphasize its bold presence, and let it serve as a conversation starter in your pop-style living room.

Tall Back Odd Chair

Tall Back Odd Chair

$1369.99 $2170

Tall Back Odd Chair

Willa Arlo™ Interiors

$1369.99 $2170

This chair has a tall back that will look striking and regal in your home. With a solid wood back and a tufted frame, the quality shines through due to the top grain Italian leather used for the upholstery.

Designer Advice:

If you have high ceilings, the taller the chair the better, but always be careful with placement to ensure your other furniture doesn’t look small and insignificant. To prevent it from being overwhelming, stick to one solid and neutral color, like the white used for this chair. 

Woven Wicker Lounge Chair

Woven Wicker Lounge Chair

$1853 $3000

Woven Wicker Lounge Chair

Oggetti

$1853 $3000

Perfect For: Creating a cozy conversation corner

What We Like: Unique shape and expert craftsmanship

The Jose Lounge Chair boasts a distinct and eye-catching shape, perfect for adding charm to any conversation area in your living space. Lovingly crafted by skilled artisans in the Philippines, its woven wicker construction ensures not only style but also durability for years of comfortable lounging. Jose's beautiful design makes it not only a functional piece but also an aesthetic focal point in your room.

Designer Advice:

Pair Jose with neutral cushions and a cozy throw to accentuate its natural beauty, and arrange it alongside other stylish seating for a welcoming and inviting conversation zone.

Velvet Accent Chair with Metal Legs

Velvet Accent Chair with Metal Legs

$114 $404.99

Velvet Accent Chair with Metal Legs

Mercer41

$114 $404.99

Perfect For: Adding a touch of elegance and comfort to any room

What We Like: Unique style and design with ergonomic features

This velvet accent chair combines fashion and comfort with its elegant metal legs and tufted details. The ergonomic backrest and skin-friendly velvet fabric make it extremely comfortable for lounging. Built with a sturdy horizontal metal base and high-density foam metal frame, it can support up to 250 pounds. Its versatile design makes it perfect for your home office, living room, patio, or bedroom.

Designer Advice:

Place it alongside a chic side table with a touch of greenery for a cozy reading nook, or pair it with a modern desk to elevate your home office aesthetic.

Shoe Design Unusual Chair

Shoe Design Unusual Chair

$299.99 $321.99

Shoe Design Unusual Chair

House of Hampton®

$299.99 $321.99

This novelty chair is in the shape of a shoe (pick your favorite brand), and features crystal-like stud decoration along the seating and heel for that extra touch of glitz. Available in black, white, or silver faux leather, it’s the perfect piece to make a statement with.

Designer Advice:

With a chair like this, we recommend designing a glamorous boudoir-inspired setting to place it in. Add some extra fluffy faux fur cushions and a shag rug, and you’ll have created your very own studio.

Cutout Strange Shaped Chair

Cutout Strange Shaped Chair

$121.99 $155.99

Cutout Strange Shaped Chair

Corrigan Studio®

$121.99 $155.99

If an open back isn’t unusual enough for you, one-up it with a cutout. Crafted with thin legs and a unique lower back cutout, this chair is made from premium PU leather and comes in three neutral shades of yellowish-brown, dark brown, and cream.

Designer Advice:

While it may not be the most comfortable seating option (perhaps don’t give this one to your grandparents), it will look very cool. If you are a fan of contemporary design, this chair has endless appeal and won’t appear too modern. 

Rattan Odd Chair

Rattan Odd Chair

Rattan Odd Chair

This chair is crafted from rattan, a versatile yet still unusual choice that will make any design stand out more due to its naturally understated outer appearance. Available in ebony or natural, the blended wicker/rattan frame can hold 250lbs. It also comes with a removable cushion for easy washing.

Designer Advice:

This chair will bring the vibe of a sunroom to your home even when the sky is gray. Complement it by placing a rug underneath with a paisley or mosaic print – a timeless combination that will work well. 

Regal Linen Upholstered Chair

Regal Linen Upholstered Chair

Regal Linen Upholstered Chair

One Allium Way®

Perfect For: Elevating the elegance of any living space

What We Like: Intricate carved scroll details

The Akira chair effortlessly elevates your room's aesthetic with its regal design, reminiscent of 17th-century French palaces. Boasting a bleached oak frame, the chair features beautifully carved scroll details and traditional cabriole legs, adding a touch of sophistication. The natural linen upholstery is not only soft to touch, but also complements a myriad of color palettes.

Designer Advice:

Pair the Akira chair with a luxurious throw or plush cushions in rich jewel tones to further enhance its elegance and create an inviting, stately seating area.

Open Frame Unusual Chair

Open Frame Unusual Chair

Open Frame Unusual Chair

The open frame of this barrel chair will make its surroundings look fresh and innovative. With a generous weight capacity of 350lbs thanks to the frame made of solid and manufactured wood, it comes in three colors: dust blue, rosa pink, and mouse gray.

Designer Advice:

The polyester covering will stay smooth even when used a lot, and, even better, this chair will make the space around it seem bigger due to its open back - always an advantage!

Exaggerated Seat Strange Chair

Exaggerated Seat Strange Chair

Exaggerated Seat Strange Chair

This chair has a larger-than-life seat that is fashion-forward and elegant. It is constructed from beautiful solid wood, and inspired by designs from the mid-century, another huge trend right now. Available in citrine or urban hemp, it will mold to your body for ultimate comfort.

Designer Advice:

To ensure the exaggerated seat remains the focus of your chair, only purchase one large cushion or two mini ones in a similar shade to your seat cushion. This way, the main point of the design won’t be covered up. 

Faux Leather Unusual Shaped Chair

Faux Leather Unusual Shaped Chair

Faux Leather Unusual Shaped Chair

Orren Ellis

Made with a wood frame and leather upholstery, this chair is available in four color combinations: black and red, black and white, or plain black or gray. It features elevated tufted embroidery and a wide seat ideal for lounging on.

Designer Advice:

This chair will add a comforting and grounded ambiance to your living room but place it directly next to a sofa or a coffee table to avoid overshadowing your other furniture. This will create a cohesive look and give the rest of the room a chance to shine. 

Balloon Style Odd Shaped Chair

Balloon Style Odd Shaped Chair

Balloon Style Odd Shaped Chair

Sandler Seating

This balloon chair is available in blue, red, or green. It has innovative LED lighting fitted within the shell, so you can read or write for hours in your private world. The frame is constructed from manufactured and solid wood for lasting durability.

Designer Advice:

It would be a good option if you have a shy child or tend to be more introverted – the only downside is the weight capacity, which, at 150lbs, is lower than that of most chairs. 

Faux Fur Strange Chair

Faux Fur Strange Chair

Faux Fur Strange Chair

Not just for the boudoir, a faux fur chair will look charming in your living room. This chair’s seat and back are richly covered in plush, bright white fur, whereas the solid wood legs in black provide a subtle contrast for an overall charming feel.

Designer Advice:

If you want more of a classy look than a playful one, pair your chair with more traditionally refined fabrics such as suede or linen, as this will help to ensure your faux fur looks as sophisticated as possible. 

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Unusual Chairs

Buying Guide

Yes, unusual chairs are definitely worth investing in if you want to create an eye-catching and unique focal point in your home, impress your guests, and add visual interest to an otherwise characterless space. Besides, there are a myriad of designs available when it comes to unusual chairs. For instance, a novelty egg chair can instantly add a fun and quirky twist to a setting. If you’re a passionate traveler, a chair with a suitcase design might be right up your alley.

The right piece of furniture can transform your room and give your interior aesthetic a facelift. And what better functional accessory to add to your home than an unusual chair. Unusual chairs are quirky pieces that liven up your home, and there are a variety of designs to choose from.

Depending on the degree of your quirkiness, you may opt for a structural grassy chair, sharp hexagonal seat chair, a bubbly chair or a threaded mosaic chair, to name a few, and the list goes on.

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Resembling a bit the inside of a shell, this fabulous outdoor chair will be an eye-catching accent for all for your garden or veranda. Beautifully stained wood looks not only solid, but also organic.

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This unusual chair delights with its eclectic form, deeply rooted in the contemporary design convention. Inspired by the Verner Panton masterpiece, constitutes a great embodiment of his way of design.

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Original and unique oversized chair that provides good level of comfort and decorates indoors thanks to its multi-color pattern. The chair offers a large seat with arms and backrest. Soft cushion assures relaxation.

Unique throne dining chairs luxury designer furniture

Unique throne dining chairs luxury designer furniture

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Unique design for a natural, rustic chair made out of roots of a cedar tree. The chair’s structure twists and tangles along its frame and has a shiny polish, all finished with a tractor seat to make it comfortable to sit on.

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texture - looks very soft, comfortable and smooth.

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A truly inimitable armchair, which adds exquisite warmth and vibrancy to the space. Its colorful, beautiful upholstery creates a real feast for the eyes. It will complement greatly your living rorm or bedroom.

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Bookworm Chair Dutch teams of Atelier010 realized this beautiful object soberly called “Bookworm Chair”. This chair has a unique shape that allows both sit comfortably, but also to store a large number of books. More images of this concept later in

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Milan...The city is a major world fashion and design capital.

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Funnel Chair-Unique Chair Design-2

At one by charlotte kingsnorth

At One by Charlotte Kingsnorth

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World's Strangest Furniture - (weird furniture, animal furniture...)

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You wouldn't have guessed that this sublime and extremely unusual chair comes from a suitcase that had its best days behind it. It adds chic and offers a refined look for your interior, elevating it immensely.

Collection of weird unusual and unique chair and sofa designs

collection of weird unusual and unique chair and sofa designs

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Admit it - you wouldn't have thought that a chair like that is even possible, let alone that it can grace your household decor. This piece sports the transparent design that would make you wonder if it's even here and yet proves to be comfortable and look amazing!

Take a pew australian designers peter cook and becky northey

TAKE A PEW Australian designers Peter Cook and Becky Northey use the Pooktre method to shape trees into unusual structures such as this chair.

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Wow, I absolutely adore these amazing garden benches. Made in a variety of designs, resembling either a butterfly, a peacock or a leaf. Very fresh and unique designs, bound to breathe life and invigorate your backyard.

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Unusual design to a wooden folding chair which can be rolled up to take less space and be easily stored away. The chair is made out of light oak wood which provides it with a bright look, bound to fit in any garden.

Peacock chair designed by dror bershetrit 2009 wool rayon felt

peacock chair, designed by Dror Bershetrit, 2009. Wool & rayon felt, metal base. Made in Italy by Cappellini

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Unusual Chair with Character

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Hmmm. Reminds me of dinosaur bones or is it a bunch of wood hangers from my closet. Either way, I'll take it.

Modern Dining Chair, Black, Outdoor and Indoor

Interesting dining chair with molded plastic seat and polished chrome legs. Features unique forest details on the back and seat. Stylish and very durable, this item is great for both indoor outdoor use.

Counter height bench

If unusual furniture is your thing, check out this two seated bar stool. Beautifully upholstered, this chair is a spectacular addition to any home bar. The wide, wooden legs make sure you never lose your stability.