Take your living space up a notch this year with a stylish furniture piece that’s not your standard three-seater sofa. According to Joseph Aronson’s Encyclopedia of Furniture (1938), a chaise longue is “a long chair, a form of sofa or day-bed with upholstered back for reclining”. It oozes attitude and style, with feminine curves and a generous amount of seating.
And don’t just relegate them to the living room – a chaise longue makes a perfect addition to a study room or bedroom as well. Here are 9 different designs to inspire you: