51 Oversized Chairs That Make The Case For Bigger Is Better
Oversized chairs are perfect for lounging with a good read, binging your favorite TV shows, or sprawling out after a hard day. Plus, contrary to popular belief, oversized chairs aren’t just for those that have a lot of space to spare. There are also folding versions for those who are embracing apartment or compact living—and our list has a couple of convertible chairs that you don’t want to miss. So whether you are looking for a comfortable statement piece, a chair that has plenty of room for cuddling with your pets, or a relaxation haven to escape from the world for a while, the oversized chairs on our list offer a little bit of something for every home.
Oversized Yellow Accent Chair: Incorporate both color and comfort into your home with this contemporary chair. It offers an extra-wide seat with upward-sloping sides, perfect for those who love to cross their legs. It also has a sleek stainless steel base and extra plywood support for durability, along with a 1-year warranty. Also available in Aqua or Felt Grey.
Oversized Swivel Chair with Ottoman: A luxury lounge chair that is every bit as comfortable as it looks. It has a curved silhouette that is built to envelop your body in comfort, while its 4-point swivel base and reclining back give this design an extra boost of functionality. If this reclining chair is too neutral for your taste, no need to fret. It comes in 15 color options! The matching footstool is also available.
Oversized Leather Chair: If you are looking for an oversized chair for a family home then look no further. This oversized chair has plenty of room for one adult or multiple kids. Great for everything from storytime to relaxing with your favorite TV show. Plus, the leather upholstery means it is easy to wipe clean and much more stain-resistant than fabric. Ideal for both messy kids and clumsy adults.
White Oversized Chair: Bright and white, this chair will feel like a breathe of fresh air in any room. While in this photo it has been dressed up with gold and pink accents that give it a glam vibe with a touch of feminine flair, its neutral coloring and simple silhouette provide the ideal blank canvas to build any style upon. Brass end table shown is available here.
Oversized Chair with Ottoman: This Mid-Century Modern chair is sure to draw the eye with its large stature and crisp green color. This chair is perched upon a solid wood base that features splayed legs that are adorned in a warm cherry wood finish. And the back of this design is dotted with blind tufting to give it an extra touch of intrigue and texture. Available in multiple colors, including other bold shade like Atomic Red and Citrus
Oversized Club Chair with Square Arms: Superior comfort and contemporary style is the name of the game for this affordable beauty. It has a clean-cut silhouette, two bolster cushions, high-density foam, and tapered Rubberwood legs. Then, for extra support and longevity, the frame is crafted from kiln-dried hardwood. If you are looking for quality and style on a budget, this chair should definitely be on your shortlist!
Oversized Chair and a Half: While this chair can easily fit two, we wouldn’t blame you if you want it all for yourself! It not only has an abundance of room for everything from sprawling our to cuddling, but it is also made with soft-touch upholstery and sleek hand-stained legs. Blue not for you? This chair is also available in Grey.
Oversized Blue Cuddle Chair: Whether you are designing a coastal style home or just want the calming aesthetic that comes with a soft blue, this is the chair for you. It has a matching oversized ottoman, which can double as a small coffee table in smaller spaces. Or, if you have more room, you may want to consider the matching sofa for an instantly cohesive look.
Oversized Leather Chesterfield Arm Chair: With this option you get all of the elegance and charm of a Chesterfield, but in the form of a chair. A combination of channel tufting, button tufting, and brass nailhead trim are a few elements that make this piece all the more unique and ornate. While you can certainly pair this chair with a throw pillow for an extra boost of color or comfort, it can also easily stand on its own with all of its exquisite detailing.
Black Oversized Chair with Tufted Cushions: Want a tufted chair that is more minimal? Park your bottom in this black beauty. It has a relaxed glam look with its low profile, velvet upholstery, and waffle stitching. If you love the look but are craving more color, try it in one of the available jewel tones like Garnet, Navy Blue, or Raisin.
Big Wicker Chair with Swivel Base: While this swivel chair is rated for outdoor use, it would also make a stylish addition to an interior as well. With its wicker frame and egg shape, it can easily blend into Bohemian decor or an eclectic home. A fantastic piece to add a playful aesthetic to a space.
Eero Aarnio Bubble Chair: Or maybe you want a curved chair with a modern feel? If that’s the case, then the iconic Eero Aarnio Bubble Chair is a must. You can either suspend this option from the ceiling or get it balanced on a sleek stainless steel base. While some enclosed chairs block light, this isn’t the case with the clear acrylic frame on this option. It was specifically designed to allow for maximum light to flow through.
Modern Chair with Oversized Back: Contemporary, modern, and industrial decor could all benefit from this metal chair. This chair, with its airy structure and graphic appearance, is highly durable. So much so that it is rated for both indoor and outdoor use. Want a look that feels extra airy? Try this modern treat in White.
Oversized Reading Chair: If you need a place to kick up your feet with your morning coffee or unwind before bed then look no further than this comfortable reading chair. Its foam cushions are wrapped in solid upholstery that is available in 108 colors, so it has a shade for every color palette. Plus, the cushion is reversible, so you can get extra wear out of this piece.
Oversized Round Swivel Chair: A chair that is sure to round out your decor. Its swivel features turns 360 degrees so you can get a full view of the space you’re in while sitting in it, making it a great find for a sunroom. Or, this chair’s round silhouette also makes it ideal for pushing into a corner and softening the overall look of a room. Available in multiple colors.
Oversized Chair with Built-In Shelves: If you need a boost of storage—and let’s be honest, who doesn’t—this multitasking chair may be just what the interior designer ordered. It not only has plush cushions and an oversized seat that provide both comfort and ample room, but its built-in shelves are ideal for showing off your book collection, keeping your latest reads on hand, or even stashing away DVDs or other media.
Grey Armless Oversized Chair: Check out this modular chaise lounge chair if you are looking for a modern piece that is full of versatility. The ottoman on this space is detachable and can be configured however you would like. Whether that means throwing your feet up, separating the two pieces for extra seating for guests, or using the ottoman as a makeshift end table, that is entirely up to you. Also available in Light Grey.
Oversized Folding Chair: A comfortable folding chair that takes on a Mid-Century Modern vibe with its soft shape and splayed wooden legs. An excellent choice for compact spare bedrooms or home offices as it folds out into a single bed, making it ideal for accommodating the occasional guest. Also available in Blue, Moonlight, and Yellow.
Oversized Zero Gravity Chair: If you want an adjustable chair that doesn’t abide by the rule “one shape fits all”, this zero gravity chair is a must. It supports up to 330 lbs, has removable lumbar and neck support, and has a smooth locking system that allows it to be adjusted to any position from 0 to 170 degrees. AKA, this is one oversized chair that prioritizes comfort and versatility! Available in multiple colors.
Oversized Black Leather Chaise Lounger: And if you prefer a black chair with a sleeker look, there is always this option. With its black leather and metallic legs, it is sophisticated enough to use in a professional setting, yet comfortable enough to integrate into a home. Also available in Vanilla or Grey.
Oversized Folding Sofa Chair: If you don’t have an abundance of space but still want to sneak in a guest bed, this folding sofa chair has your name written all over it. It is basically a mini futon that easily folds down to accommodate guests. It has sleek metal legs and forest green upholstery, but if green isn’t for you, there is no need to fret. It is also available in Light Grey.
Oversized Armless Chair: A cozy option that can be used as a bench in an entryway, a mini sofa in a bachelor apartment, or simply as an oversized chair. It has a blue-grey upholstery that is offset by a black metal frame that gives this chair more of an open and airy aesthetic.
Oversized Velvet Chair: Integrate a touch of glamour into your home with this velvet delight. It offers a grey upholstery that feels soft and luxurious as well as metallic silver feet. We especially adore the button tufting on this piece, which adds just the right amount of detail without being overly ornate.
Oversized Barrel Chair: An inviting chair that is glamorous as it is comfortable with its curvaceous barrel form, luxe upholstery, and polished golden legs. Also available in other colors. Encouraging Review: “Very comfortable and very stylish. Love the look. Can’t wait to get the same sofa to complete the look.”
Navy Blue Oversized Barrel Chair: Big, bold, and blue, this is one chair that you don’t want to miss! It offers plenty of room to snuggle with the kiddos or seating for guests. Plus, it is a great statement piece with its eye-catching hue and elegant button tufting.
Oversized Grey Rocking Chair: While most rocking chairs get outgrown once there is no need for a nursery, that certainly isn’t the case with this big boy. This rocking chair is spacious, contemporary, and easy to clean. It is upholstered in Live Smart fabric, which is known for its durability and the fact that it is simple to clean. So whether you spill a bit of coffee on this chair or get some dirt on it, there is no need to worry about messes ruining this purchase.
Oversized Convertible Kids Chair: Create a cozy reading corner in a kids room or the playroom with this turquoise convertible chair. It is low to the ground, so you don’t have to worry about smaller children injuring themselves and it also converts into a small bed, which is fantastic to have on hand for sleepovers or nap time. Available in multiple colors.
Oversized Kids Chair with Storage: While you could probably argue every chair is oversized for a kid, this pretty pink chair will instantly give a child their own space to relax and unwind. Fantastic for everything from reading to playing video games, and with a bottom storage drawer, it helps make clean up a breeze. Also available in Black or Blue.
Oversized Baseball Glove Swivel Chair with Ottoman: Surprise your little baseball fan with this fun chair. This black glove comes with a baseball ottoman, which will make everything from doing homework to playing video games extra fun and comfortable. It is truly a piece that every baseball fan needs in their life!
Large Black Bean Bag Chair: For bigger kids or kids at heart there is also this bean bag. Its large size means that they will never outgrow it. Plus, it is big enough to stretch out and have a nap on! This casual piece will instantly create a cozy vibe anywhere you put it.
Red Oversized Bean Bag Chair: Want a beanbag that doesn’t feel so retro? This contemporary take by Fatboy has your back. Instead of being shaped like a giant sack, it has cleaner lines and a flatter shape that reminds us of a throw pillow for a giant. Available in multiple colors.
Oversized Papasan Chair: Whether you want to catch a bit of sun on the porch or read a magazine in your living room, this chair can help. However, if you do decide to share this comfy chair, it has more than enough room to seat two people with its removable tufted pillow. It is available in 19 colors, including bright shades of green, yellow, and orange, as well as other neutrals.
Oversized Camping Chair: A chair that will make sitting in nature a little more luxurious and fashionable. It has a plaid design, an oversized seat that cradles your body, and side pockets that keep everything from suntan lotion to bug spray at arm’s length. It is rated up to 500 pounds and has hundreds of glowing reviews.
Oversized Top Grain Leather Accent Chair: A rustic chair that is begging to be placed in a cottage, Farmhouse, or study. With its worn-in look, thanks to its distressed leather upholstery, it is practically begging to be sat in and enjoyed.
Rustic Oversized Chair: This plump chair doesn’t need any fancy detailing to impress, its heavily padded cushion and rugged leather upholstery are more than enough. It offers a sturdy construction that can hold up to 400 lbs and would be easy to incorporate into either a residential or commercial setting.
Oversized Distressed Leather Chair: The distressed leather, wood base, and metal legs on this oversized club chair give it a distinct industrial vibe. Apart from its poignant style, we also love how large this design is. Perfect for those who love to cross their legs while they sit or perfect to sprawl out on while relaxing.
Oversized Mid Century Accent Chair: The burnt orange color of this vintage style chair will provide any space with a splash on warmth. However, if the orange coloring of this Mid-Century find doesn’t meld with your decor, you can also find it in other colors such as Grey, Light Blue, and Lime Green.
Oversized Mid Century Modern Club Chair: This chair may have a Mid-Century Modern feel, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a breath of fresh air. Its elegant splayed legs with gold feet and wood sides contrast beautifully against the soft blue fabric. Whether you are decorating a coastal style home or an uptown apartment, this chair is a fantastic choice that effortlessly blends classic style and supreme comfort.
Oversized Reading Chair: An oversized reading chair wrapped in fabric can help you relax and ensure your decor always looks on point. Encouraging Review. “We liked this chair so much we bought a second one to match. It’s well built and is quite comfortable. It goes well in our reading nook.”
Oversized Recliner Chair: Snuggle up and kick your feet up, this large recliner has enough room for two and will look right at home in a living room or guest room. Now all you need is the popcorn and a cozy blanket for the ultimate romantic movie night!
Oversized Red Recliner Chair: This recliner offers a more traditional feel with its channel-tufted cushions and leather upholstery, but its red coloring gives it a little extra flair. A wonderful piece for those that are embracing transitional decor or want to add a touch of color to their living room.
Oversized Tufted Chair with Nailhead Trim: Black and gold provide the perfect contrast, one that feels chic and poignant. Place in a dark room to play up the moody feel of this chair. Or, slide into a lighter colored space to add contrast and a luxurious vibe.
Tufted Chair and a Half: Another oversized chair with nailhead trim, but this one feels more traditional with its wooden legs and square frame. A sophisticated piece that is well-suited for a study, living room, or office space.
Tall Wingback Chairs: Feel like royalty with these wingback chairs that offer an exaggerated backing. It is available in multiple colors of velvet, but all shades offer button tufting, velvet upholstery, and an eye-catching silhouette that craves being the center of attention. This piece should not be passed up if you are seeking an oversized chair that makes a big statement!
Oversized Outdoor Arm Chair: Or, if you want a statement chair for outdoors, there is always this blue throne. It has an eclectic vibe and bold coloring that will make it stand out. Guests won’t be able to resist asking about the fabulous piece.
Oversized Hanging Chair with Base: Relax by the pool or on the balcony with an oversized hanging chair. Its egg shape will shade you from the sun as you read or lounge, and the cushion is completely removable for easy washing. This chair even swings slightly for the ultimate relaxation experience!
Set of Oversized Outdoor Armchairs: Rain doesn’t stand a chance against this oversized outdoor chair set. Their wicker and wood build allows them to wick away water. While its premium iron and solid wood frame give it plenty of durability, so it can be enjoyed for many years to come.
Oversized Wicker Patio Chairs: Get cozy in the sun with this set of oversized club chairs. The cushions are waterproof, and past buyers can’t stop raving about this duo! Encouraging Review: “I love the color and size. It rained extremely hard for 2 days right after I put them on the lanai. The cushions repelled water perfectly.”
Oversized Contemporary Chaise Lounge with Parasol: Be ready for your closeup with the camera and the sun with this futuristic white lounge chair that features a parasol. Its angular form gives it a contemporary and edgy feel that we just can’t get enough of!
Oversized Metal Lounge Chair: This metal lounge chair doesn’t just have plenty of space, but it is also extra functional thanks to its open framework. Its airy structure allows any water to drain instantly, meaning you don’t have to wait long for these to dry to enjoy your backyard, poolside, or patio after a rainstorm. For an extra boost of comfort or color, this contemporary chair can easily be fitted with a couple of outdoor cushions.
Oversized Accent Chair for Two: Cloudy days are usually a bummer, but this playful accent chair has us changing our minds. Its metal frame creates an artful cloud silhouette that is wide enough to seat two. If you want to wow guests from the get-go, consider using this large chair as a bench in your entryway. It is available in multiple color combinations.