Trends of 2022: Retro Swivel Chair

Retro furniture has become very popular over the last decade or so. The style is characterized by its vintage look and retro design. Retro chairs are also known as “modern classics” because they combine modern styling with classic elements.

Retro furniture is often associated with the 1950s to 1970s. This type of furniture was designed to imitate the styles from those decades. Today, retro furniture is considered fashionable and trendy.

Retro furniture is now being manufactured in a variety of designs and materials. One particular design that is making a comeback are swivel chairs. Below are some of our favourites

Nelson Armchair

Retro meets rotation in this hybrid of design and practicality. Set on a swivel base, the Nelson can turn 360 degrees, whilst also rocking back and forth – giving you freedom of movement and versatility. Dressed in fabric and finished with subtle button detailing on the backrest; the chair’s body is solid, the frame taking the form of a wing-back on top – complete with angular arms – but with a rounded base on the bottom.

Myers Swivel Recliner Armchair

A fantastic standalone chair for any living space, the Myers Chair offers ultimate comfort with its smooth and cool fabric and supportive form. The chair has a built-in electric reclining mechanism, which allows you to lower the back and prop up your feet at the simple touch of a button – no manual force required. Ideal for relaxing and reading, this traditional design is given a modern update via its electric feature and neutral fabric – ensuring it will work with a range of interior colour palettes and styles.

Dove Cuddler Swivel Armchair

The Dove Cuddler is the go-to in any living room. A super comfortable and well cushioned armchair, it is the perfect chair to get cosy for your next movie night. Wrapped in a soft, smooth velvet with a rounded back, you will not want to leave your living room. This armchair is supported by a metal base and a strong wooden frame to ensure durability.

Gio Swivel Dining Chair

A contemporary dining chair for a contemporary home, the Gio is a striking piece of furniture. Supported by a spritely swivel mechanism in matching light grey, the Gio also features a firm, high backrest. To prioritise comfort, this Gio model also includes a padded seat insert to ensure a pleasant seating experience.