Editors' Essentials: 5 Excellent Easy Chairs

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By Kelsey Keith
Choosing your living room's go-to lounging piece just got easier with these editor-approved easy chairs.
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Paffuta by Luca Nichetto for Discipline, $3,850

A designer based in Milan and Stockholm created this ode to Finnish furniture masters: What’s not to like about this structured yet cushy chair?

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Facett armchair by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for Ligne Roset, from $2,810

No home is complete without a piece by the prolific French brothers. We nominate this trim, origami-inspired armchair.

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Melinda chair by Alejandro Artigas for Artless Corporation, $1,800

The jewel-toned, Maharam-upholstered seat rests on a walnut frame, but it’s the plush silhouette that revs our engines.

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Wing chair by James Harrison for West Elm, $1,299

A leather seat, like this streamlined version of a wing chair, works like a tailored jacket: It matches everything and looks better with age.

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Jacket by Patrick Norguet for Tacchini, $1,820

While the quilted fabric and removable cover are inspired by fashion, we think Jacket’s exposed frame and easygoing comfort will transcend the trend cycle.

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