By Alden Alfred
arrel chairs are available in a lot of designs these days; from leather-covered to textured fabric and some only wooden. They can be custom-made too according to one’s liking. They give a special old age appearance in a contemporarily accessorized room. Single seated barrel chairs are more common in this category but double or even couch sizes are also available. These chairs have a particular design, which enables the person to box into these chairs. It gives support to the thighs and back of the person making them suitable to use for long hours.
A typical barrel chair with a rounded back and the height like that of half a barrel is quite bulky. They are strong and upholstered. The Global Industrial Tourist Chair is fitted for lounge use or can be used as a guest chair. The black vinyl covered chair gives the appearance of a leather chair. This fabric can be cleaned easily too and has a long life. The flash brown leather chair is a classic one in its own ways. The typical design of this chair gives it an armed look making it a rare one among many. The leather covering to the chair makes it comfortable for long use.
The upholstered barrel chair is a comparatively never concept. It has a roller fitted at the bottom which makes the chair easy to move. The more common checked design of the fabric covering the chair gives it an urban feel. Bianca chair by Sunpan, a special design of this chair can also be considered as a more fashionable designing of the contemporary piece of furniture. It is a broader version of the original barrel chair, which is cushioned with thick foam to make them comfortable. Designed mostly for a single person, they can be altered for two people sitting too.
Many designs with a little but noticeable difference in the standard these chairs are available both on the internet and in the furniture stores. With the passage of time, these chairs have also undergone many changes. Primarily made of wood, these chairs are nowadays fabricated in many other materials too like plastic or some alloys. Now, they are lighter and easier to carry than the olden times. The perforated back design to the back which was implemented quite late in the chair has become very common recently. The adjustable barrel chairs with a score of different kinds of fabric cushioned designs can be seen at many homes giving that contemporary look to the room.