Vintage doesn’t always mean old or antique. Sometimes it is just the style. And these vintage upholstered chairs speak to a style that is still relevant in the eye of many decorators who look toward classic influences. They are lovely, well-made, and can come in plenty of colors and upholstery options for your decorative pleasure. Take a look at this extensive collection and find one for your home.
Open Arm Chair
These upholstered antique chairs can easily complement other room decor. It adds a mid-century touch with its neutral tones and angled edges. It sits close to the ground for a bright and open feel to the composition.
A stunning piece that adds modern nostalgia to your home. We recommend using this as an accent chair in a larger living room ensemble or paired with the same chair in a conversation nook. The distinct open appeal of this chair will work well with midcentury tables that have an organic aesthetic. A possible option is the butterfly end table.
Low Back Tufted Chair
Antique upholstered chairs with a style fit for royalty. The fluted wood frame brings opulence to the piece together with elegant cabriole legs. The natural wood grain finish works well with the welting and button tufting details.
As a vanity chair, this piece works perfectly with a cabriole leg dressing table in a distressed white or weathered wood finish. Or you can turn a lonely corner of your bedroom with this piece. Combine it with a round French-inspired side table and place a fuzzy carpet underneath and a small crystal chandelier above to complete the look.
Vintage upholstered chair
Clean and chic, this vintage upholstered chair adds a touch of sophistication to any space. Its high back with a light-colored fabric contrasts its solid wooden legs. The piece is beautifully crafted from rubberwood.
Inspired by antique English chairs, we can see this piece being used in a variety of spaces. Its graceful silhouette and elegant appeal make it a beautiful addition to a transitional style dining room with a round wooden table. It can also be used as an office chair, paired with a chic X-base work desk and a rectangular crystal droplight.
Embroidered Antique Chair
An antique upholstered chair with vibrant French-styled fabric embossing. It easily captures interest in any space it takes up. The piece is padded at the back and seat while resting on a wooden frame with cabriole legs.
We recommend this piece in a cottage style, eclectic, or vintage style interior. We can see this being used in a rounded space, like a bay window breakfast nook, paired with a circular table in a distressed pastel finish. Or if you have a glass patio, add this piece to the arrangement and bring in some vintage armoire and tables for a romantic vibe.
Plush Tufted Armchair
This vintage tufted chair can be a focal point even for small spaces. It features charming silver nailhead trimming that accents its velvet upholstery. Its rolled arms and matte black legs maintain the glam look.
Perfect for traditional and Hollywood-style interiors. The emerald and aqua models are great for moody, theatrical, and maximalist spaces while the champagne option will work perfectly in transitional style spaces. We recommend using these as your main armchairs in the living room, paired with a Chesterfield sofa for a coordinated look. Complete the set with a marble or glass table with brass legs.
Walton Arm Chair
A very solid and comfortable armchair that has got a high aesthetic value thanks to its interesting pattern. The frame of this chair is durable. Its seat cushion and backrest areas are soft, comfortable and relaxing.
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High-quality living room chair that combines excellent vintage touches with a little contemporary flair. Made from a mid-century styled wooden frame, the chair is also heavily padded and finished in neutral gray fabric upholstery that goes well with literally anything.
If you’re looking for a chic but vintage styled armchair, this is the perfect option for you. The perfectly shaped vintage armchair features beautifully patterned beige upholstery, sturdy and durable frame still in perfect condition, and precise accurate wood carving.
Uniquely designed lower back chair made from wood and featuring a neat light gold finish for immense class. The piece is upholstered in black and white upholstery and its breathtaking antique design would easily class up any space.
Amazing reupholstered desk chair made from a sturdy metal frame. The chair is designed to offer comfort, thanks to its cushioning. Its colorful floral fabric upholstery will add a playful touch of contemporary style for your home office or living room. The piece also features caster wheels at the bottom for easy mobility.
Quality vintage-inspired high back chairs constructed from a sturdy wooden frame and finished in neat light cream fabric upholstery. The chairs also come with beautifully carved legs and excellent foam padding to guarantee comfort and style all the time.
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Chic vintage French style chairs having wooden frames featuring a shabby golden finish and gently curved lines of legs, aprons, sloped arms and an arched backrest. They're padded and upholstered in fabric DIY repainted from yellow to light blue.
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Not only does this piece looks elegant due to its simple and straight shapes, it also adds a boost of fun and appeal to your interior due to its colorful pattern of the upholstery, making it a fine choice for your modern decor.
1953 Vintage Armchair | Design: Pierre Guariche | Ash, black enameled metal, upholstered
Perfect for decorating your den or dining room - these rustic wing-back chairs are a sublime option for achieving comfort and adding ample amount of chic and originality to your household with the creative upholstery.
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I am kinda upset I didn't think of this myself! I am obsessing over the embroidery in the back panel of this re-upholstered chair. Via Design*Sponge
Upholstered chair embellished with a vintage obi, flowers made from vintage Japanese kimono fabric, Louisiana oyster shells, and vintage jewelry by Helene Florence
Accent chair in vintage style. Base is made of wicker and reinforced with crossed supports. It is upholstered with velvet fabric and finished with solid stitching. Great for watching TV or reading books.
Vtg Wing Back Chair Tufted Pendleton Hudsons Bay Blanket Antique Mid Century
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Before & After: Vintage Lounge Chair Makeover - DIY upholstery via @designsponge >> This is super, I very much wish I had this!
Antique Jacobean style white Upholstered Wing Chair c1880 : Item ...
Prettily-patterned fabric by Skinny LaMinx fits right in with the clean lines of this mid-century chair
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