If you've ever sat in a papasan chair, you will understand how this chair is convenient and comfortable. Papasan chairs are one of the most comfortable and affordable pieces of furniture which you can find on the market. It is not hard to find such a new chair under $200. Wide and soft cushion of the papasan chair will cradle you like a child. This chair will give a special style to any room of your home. They are incredibly cozy and perfect to read a book, relax after work or just watch TV. Also, these chairs will be perfect for taking a nap in them.
What Are Papasan Chairs?
Papasan chairs began first started appear in people’s homes in America somewhere in the 1960s. This is the period when the papasan chairs began being imported into the United States from the Philippines. The home of these chairs is Philippines, so you can find truly tropical flair in them. Sitting in the papasan chair you can imagine yourself sipping a tropical cocktail from the coconut. These chairs were associated with a comfortable and easy life style.
The material which these chairs are made from also gives a feeling of the tropics. Cushion of the chair is made out of soft cotton and has colors from the natural white to exotic reds, blues or greens. The frame of the chair is made from rattan. Sometimes it is made out of wicker or wood. Some modern chairs have a basis made out of plastic or metal.
Nevertheless, papasan chairs are were very popular among those people who love luxuriant comfort and good appearance.
Kinds of Papasan Chairs
The traditional papasan chair is made to hold one adult sitter. Wide cushion provides comfortable sitting and gives a luxuriant appearance to your chair. Due to the frame that holds the cushion is separated from the base of the chair, you can tilt it at different angles for watching TV, reading or any other activities. The variety of uses is what makes these chairs so popular and demanded pieces of furniture.
Today you can buy so-called mamasan chairs and even babysan chairs. A mamsan chair is larger than the papasan chair and can hold two people. You can snuggle with your boyfriend or girlfriend or with a child in this chair. Babysan chairs are made just for infants, in which they can swing. Junior size of the papasan chair is made for children, and can be a perfect addition to the child’s bedroom.
The usual papasan chair is made out of rattan or wicker. You can find a variety of colors or designer paints of these frames. In addition, the cushions are also sold in various forms, colors and patterns. If you want something more modern, pay attention to the frames made from plastic and metal. These materials are very convenient. The metal frame is foldable so you can move the chair without any trouble.
With such variety of styles papasan chair can be a wonderful and comfortable piece of furniture in your house.