5 of the Best Classic Office Chairs
Office chairs are for a lot of us the second most lived in item of furniture that we use. For those of us who work in an office, we could spend over half or more of our working day in an office chair - that’s almost as long as a lot of us spend in bed.
Choosing a classic office chair can be something that allows for both comfort and style and fortunately, there are plenty of classics out there. So, let’s take a look at some of our favourites.
If we were to go a long way back, before any real notions of interior design and ergonomics, we get the Captain’s Chair. This leather bound classic creates images of the fountain tip pen writing and pre Wall Street crash mahogany offices. It’s a classic and still seen here and there, though its high quality construction is reflected in its price.
Eames Office Chair
The Eames design of office chair was created in 1958 by the infamous Ray Eames. The chair itself came at a time when the world was moving towards the pen and office work was becoming the norm. Eames’ chair is a handsome, soft padded chair, with a five star base and is seen throughout the world thanks to both its stylish and ergonomic design.
The Steelcase Leap is among the most common options out there and this is down to a mixture of things. The chair offers quite good ergonomics, while is also low in price and very durable. It’s also made from breathable materials, very customisable and comfortable for long periods of sitting. It can also be easily put together without the need of many tools or other extras. This means there is no need for tool hire Bristol or from elsewhere to do so.
The Aeron Chair came as late as 1994 and is essentially designed as three chairs in one, so as to fit the different body shapes that reside in offices throughout the world. The chair’s focus on having an array of adjustment options means it has spread like wildfire through the world. Aside from its innovative functionality the chair is also made from a weave like structure for air circulation and is made from green materials than a lot of the alternatives.
ErgoHuman Office Chair
Like all things in design, evolution is central and the Ergohuman is the next step onwards for this form of design. It’s the perfect chair for those who sit long hours, comes with breathable mesh and is immensely good for customising. It also is slightly wider in the bottom area and also comes with amazing back support to make it the king of office chairs.
Choosing a good office chair can make all the difference in the way you approach your work, enjoy time sitting down and also how healthy your back is. These showcase some of the variations with time.