Leather Butterfly Chairs – Classical And Still Elegant

Classical and famous all over the world, butterfly chairs even has a spot in the Knoll Museum and has remained a symbol of elegance throughout the years. It was originally designed in 1938 and was introduced in the world in 1940. The popular design became a classical and lots of variations appeared. The one with leather upholstery is the elegant variant of the more casual original design.

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The leather may not feel as cozy as fabric but that can be easily fixed

Black butterfly leather chairView in gallery
The chair is very comfortable and this makes it perfect for the reading corner
Beautiful room leather seatingView in gallery
The leather butterfly chairs match in color the rest of the furniture

by Scott Hargis

The leather gives this chair a more elegant look, as opposed to the fabric version which has a casual design. Butterfly chairs quickly evolved into a modern design classic soon after they were first conceived. The reason why this type of chair is so popular even today is that it has a simple and recognizable design and it’s also one of the most versatile chairs you can find. This combination makes it irresistible.

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Very versatile and with a simple design, this chair is also great for a home office
Leather butterfly chair wood stove storageView in gallery
Although the design is simple, the small details make each version unique
Reading corner butterfly leather chairView in gallery
A butterfly chair fits perfectly in the corner thanks to its shape
White fabric butterfly chairView in gallery
The versatility of the chair means it also comes in numerous colors and finishes
Swedish decor butterfly chairView in gallery
Play with textures and contrasts and give new meaning to classic designs
Arched ceiling butterfly chairsView in gallery
This home office feels both casual and professional and the furniture is beautifully chosen

by Jim Tetro

Themed country bedoom cowhide butterfly chairView in gallery
Because butterfly chairs take little floor space and be easily stored, they fit great in every room
Wood patio deck butterfly chairView in gallery
You can even take them outside on the balcony and they’ll look great

by Brandon Barre

The versatility of the butterfly chair consists in the fact that it looks good in just about every room. Use it in the living room around the coffee table, in the bedroom, in your reading nook, even at the dining room table. You can also take the chair outside, on the balcony, on the terrace or on the deck. It’s very comfortable and the leather version is also more resilient. What also makes these versatile chairs wonderful is the fact that they take little floor space and are just as comfortable as a robust armchair, if not even more.