4 Hot Seating Categories To Watch This Fall


lee industries chairs are part of the hot seating trends this season

Statement seating remains en vogue as many continue to embrace vibrant colors in the home. (Photo Courtesy Lee Industries)

Every room needs a seat in some shape or form, and the style (and finish, and color, and pattern) you choose inevitably says a lot about your decorating ethos. So, what are we seeing reemerge? Join us as we take stock of what’s hot this season.

1. Bold, Sharp Dining Chairs

Because eating in is the new dining out.

red dining chair is part of the seating trends

Francis Dining Chair / Price upon request / theodorealexander.com

blue swirled dining chair is part of the hot seating trends

Princeton Side Chair / Price upon request / ambellahome.com

2. Pretty Velvet Benches

Beauty meets practicality for rooms that need an extra seat (or surface). 

sleek Roman-style bench is a hot seating trend

Kimono Chaise by Thomas Pheasant / Price upon request / bakerfurniture.com

purple velvet bench is a hot seating trend

Ravel Bench / Price upon request / julianchichester.com

3. Sleek Slipper Seating

The old-school design is reimagined in more modern forms.

sleek blue velvet armchair is a fun seat to be in

4298-01 Chair / Price upon request / leeindustries.com

grey velvet slip over an armchair with a pink trim

Vivienne Slipper Chair / Price upon request / southandenglish.com

4. Chic Comfy Swivels

No need to sacrifice style to enjoy the utility of this au courant category. 

white armchair with blue bottom trim, part of the hot seating trends

Hutchens Swivel Lounge Chair / Price upon request / chaddockhome.com

blue floral swivel armchair

SW1321 Swivel Chair / Price upon request / sherrillfurniture.com