Chaise Lounge November 08th, 2017 - 10:26:51
Ideally the chaise seat should only be used where there is adequate space to comfortably accommodate it. Thanks to the extension for legs it comes with the typical chaise recline will tend to consume considerably more space than the typical lounge. Therefore although you may desire to have a chaise seat if your living room is too small you would be well advised not to take it on. Ideally pieces of furniture like the chaise lounge are best used in the kinds of houses where the lounge is a halls size.
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. Emphasis must be placed on the fact that the American spelling for the furniture differs from its French counterpart.
Chaise lounges have many meanings. It is called long chairs in French especially in the furniture industry. It can also refer to a stretched chair fitting under a persons legs with an armchair or upholstered back. Nowadays modern discerning and machine manufacturing have permitted chaise lounges to be constructed and turned out more economically. It provide great comfort particularly when they are thoughtfully placed on a terrace or patio.
In order to be in a position to understand when to use a chaise lounge it would be a great idea to first acquaint ourselves with what such a chaise lounge is in the first place. As it turns the chaise lounge is simply a chair whose sitting area is extended to accommodate the sitters legs. So unlike a usual lounge where the legs of the person sitting on dangle to the ground on the chaise lounge the legs remain on the lounge; making it - in essence - something of a cross between a lounge and a bed.