Redesigning or redecorating your home can be tough since there are so many different trends to choose from. I tend to gravitate toward the classics since they’ll look amazing in any home. I simply adore traditional pieces like classic upholstered armchairs since they look fabulous paired with leather furniture, upholstered sofas, sectionals and that’s just the beginning. There’s nothing quite like a gorgeous statement-making armchair in a living room or family room. I own a couple of recliners that are quite the showstoppers. They always garner compliments and are my favorite items in my living room.
Upholstered armchairs can make decorating rooms like your living room or a bedroom much easier as they will complement nearly every popular trend. Interior design styles come and go, but classic furniture is here to stay. Like you, I’d rather splurge on one gorgeous item that I know I will love for years than buy a trendy inexpensive furniture item that I’ll grow tired of once it’s no longer popular.
Today, I’m excited to share 20 of the best classic upholstered armchairs that will look fabulous in any home regardless of style! You can pair them with rustic, contemporary, leather, coastal, farmhouse, and glamorous pieces The best part is many of them are on sale for a limited time.
Classic Upholstered Rolled Armchairs You’ll Love
Don’t you just love classic furniture with modern details like this Avignon chair? I adore everything about it, especially the “streamlined back.” This beauty can be customized in many different colors and prints. In fact, you can also customize the legs and casters, so you can make it uniquely yours!
This oversized roll arm upholstered chair has long reminded me of the classic Manhattan chair we have adored for years! This gorgeous chair is currently up to 25% off for a limited time and can be customized in the color of your choice! Don’t you just love how they paired it with this pretty gray rug? I do, too! In fact, this chair will look amazing paired with any rug regardless of color or print! That’s one of the many things I love about classic neutral furniture, it pairs well with EVERYTHING!
If you love the look of roll arm furniture, but searching for one with more narrow arms, you’re in luck! The classic Brixton roll arm upholstered armchair is an absolute must! It can be customized in a multitude of fabrics and colors. The best part is you can save a bundle for a limited time.
It doesn’t get any better than classic club chairs! This style has long been my favorite. I have featured this particular club inspired armchair in leather, and with or without nailheads since the readers of the Candie Anderson have adored it for years! This beauty can be customized in the fabric and color of your choice. I adore them all, especially performance heathered tweed ivory. How about you?
You can’t go wrong with stripes! This lovely country chic inspired Bashir armchair with nailheads is available in four color combinations. They’re all chic, especially in beige/white. This particular color combination is currently on sale and under $280 with free shipping.
The Best Tufted Upholstered Armchair
Button tufted furniture is my absolute weakness! This tufted chesterfield roll arm upholstered chair is spectacular! It will look just as fabulous in your living room as it will your bedroom or nook. It’s the perfect place to work from home or relax with your favorite book and a cozy throw blanket.
The Best Wingback Armchairs
Like you, I love charming wingback upholstered armchairs. This certified nontoxic Berkeley upholstered armchair is classic, but also has modern details like the “pared down wings”. It can be customized in many different fabrics including performance Everyday velvet, performance boucle, and Everyday suede to name a few! Don’t you just love the nailhead trim? I do too!
This handsome petite wingback chair with nailhead trim is striking in blue! Have you had a chance to see it in other colors? It is just as stunning! I can see it in a living room, family room, or bedroomhome office.
Classic Upholstered Armchairs With A Modern Twist
Over the last few months, I have fallen more and more in love with slope arm furniture! I featured a few of the best slope arm sectionals recently, and can’t get enough of this slope arm Toulouse upholstered armchair. It is available in countless different fabrics and colors! I think it will look amazing paired with your favorite classic or modern inspired throw pillows and blankets. This statement-making chair will look fabulous in any home regardless of design style.
If you know me, you know I can’t get enough of furniture with nailhead trim! This Roscoe upholstered armchair is classy, classic with a hint of modern! Be sure to grab this beauty while it’s still deeply discounted! It will be a favorite for years to come.
Who says you have to stick with roll arm furniture or square arm furniture when shopping for a new sofa and armchairs? This sophisticated slope arm armchair looks outstanding with that classic upholstered sofa! I love how they incorporated modern and classic pieces in this gorgeous living room. One thing is for sure, you can’t go wrong with the Reyes upholstered armchair! It will look amazing in any home regardless of style.
It is a rarity to find furniture on sale at One Kings Lane! Thankfully for a limited time, you can save a bundle on this discounted swoop arm Holmes accent chair. PS: Be sure to enter coupon code OKLTAKE10 at checkout to save an extra 10% on this beauty.
This classic Louis XV inspired armchair in a modern gray finish is an absolute dream! It stopped me in my tracks as soon as I spotted it. Not only would it be perfect in a living room, but I think it would make a great desk chair. I currently use a French country-inspired desk and have been looking for the perfect desk chair. I think this would look fabulous with it!
The Best Spool Armchairs In Every Style
I am officially obsessed with spool armchairs, which are also known as bobbin chairs, turned wood chairs, spindle chairs and that’s the beginning. As someone who loves perusing social media for interior design inspiration, I have been seeing so many popular bloggers and editors feature these chairs in their homes, especially their living rooms!
The thing I love the most about spool armchairs is that they look amazing with a variety of furniture and home decor! They’re a must in traditional, farmhouse, modern farmhouse, coastal, and vintage inspired homes. You can pair them with rustic coffee tables, media consoles, leather sectionals as well as upholstered sofas! Here are a few favorites in a variety of price ranges. A few are on sale for the next few days. Don’t miss out!
It’s a rarity when Serena & Lily’s armchairs are on sale! For a limited time, you can save a bundle on their classic Beckett bobbin chair. You can customize it in a variety of fabrics. My favorite is the performance “perennials basketweave” in white. This is perfect for me since I have dogs and a cat who loves to curl up on furniture! This fabric will resist “wear and tear”, “staining, mold, and UV radiation.”
How gorgeous does this 17th century inspired chair with a modern twist look with light blue upholstery? It looks amazing paired with complementing furniture and decor!
The Beckett chair also looks phenomenal with white turned wood arms! It is so cozy, luxurious and classy!
This gorgeous turned wood chair can be upholstered in a variety of prints to complement your existing furniture (or new furniture) and home decor! I simply adore it in gingham check.
I love that Williams Sonoma Home gives you the chance to customize the finish on the spindles! This beautiful Spindle chair is available in black leg, white leg and natural (leg). You can also customize the fabric! This spindle chair is beyond gorgeous and will be a staple in any home. It is one of many furniture items currently 20% off with coupon code “HOME”. PS: This beauty is also available in leather!
Frontgate is currently having an amazing furniture sale! This beautiful Miller Bobbin accent chair is available in over 80 different colored fabrics and prints. You can go with a classic white, a modern guava velvet (which is a trendy terracotta shade), or my favorite – zebra print! There are so many different prints to choose from, it’s unbelievable. I am head over heels in love with this beauty!
This chair is perfect for relaxing in or entertaining friends and family in the living room! It looks stunning in this lovely green print. It complements the white vase, wood accents, and green wallpaper beautifully.
Budget-Friendly Bobbin Chairs
This budget-friendly classic armchair with a contemporary twist is under $500 with free shipping. It comes in five different colors that will complement your existing furniture extremely well. In fact, the chair with dark taupe cushions is actually under $250 with free shipping.
Have you had a chance to check out the Kelly Clarkson furniture collection at Wayfair? It is beyond gorgeous and at incredibly low prices! The best part is it has great reviews. This French country inspired Chelle bobbin armchair is upholstered in a few different neutrals and a few modern shades that will definitely make a statement in any home!
Elegant Slipper Chair On Sale
I am head over heels in love with this neutral button tufted slipper chair! It is an absolute dream. For a limited time, you can save well over $100 on this sophisticated chair. It’s perfect for your garden room, living room, family room, or bedroom.