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12 styles of Modern and Traditional Dining Chairs

Today’s markets offer a huge assortment of chairs with a variety of styles, designs, shapes and colors. Choose your style to build cozy and inviting dining space for family and friends.


Traditional dining chairs have design, which is aimed to bring a visual impression and make a dining space memorable, elegant and beautiful. Classic side and arm chairs are usually made of solid wood with scroll detailing on frames, carved wood/cabriole or turned legs, and plush seat & back cushions in rich velvet, linen or fabric upholstery with intricate traditional pattern or print. It works as a comfortable seating solution for your dining area and a beautiful element of exquisite classic/traditional inspired dining room as well. Chair outfitted with oversized plush seat cushion and button tufted back provides comfort, while bringing an impressive and cozy look.



Traditional chairs made of iron with sophisticated metalwork designs in rich gold or silver leaf finish are able to add some masculine/industrial flair to the overall dining room design.


Modern and Mid-Century dining chairs

The mission of contemporary chairs is to bring style that works great with any type of home décor, and provides high level of comfort and support. Modern chairs are not limited in design, material and shape. Iconic Mid-Century designs, including metal chairs with Eifel wire legs, compact plywood chairs, fiberglass tulip chairs with removable seat pads etc., are easy to combine with modern environments to bring an impressive and memorable look.


Simple designs with metal/wood frame constructions are well suited for high traffic areas such as cafes, restaurants, hotels etc.

Modern chair is a good way to accent your dining room. Some designer chairs and reproductions of iconic furniture are able to change the style of the entire room without losing the comfort. Moreover, the dining/accent chairs can be used in any room, serving as an office seating, living room chair or lounge chair.


Plastic/fiberglass chairs are suitable for both indoors and outdoors. Such chairs use durable, water, rust and wear resistant materials to withstand weather conditions and outdoor elements.

Of course, if you want to purchase high quality and durable furniture, you should pay attention to chair’s material. The frames, which are made of solid wood, bamboo, quality MDF/plywood and stainless steel will serve much longer that frames made of cheap particleboard.

If your dining room is small or limited in space, use foldable/stackable chairs. These chairs are easy to store, use, and transport. Usually, they are in somewhere between expensive and cheap dining chairs. However,it is still a fine and affordable way to solve the problem of small/compact dining rooms.


Today, the furniture markets and online stores give an opportunity to choose from wide selection of armchairs/side chairs. Discover new amazing designs, compare prices, and find the best for your dining room.

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