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    22 Affordable Accent Chairs To Liven Up That Lonely Corner Of Your Living Room

    Sit back, relax, and relish in the fact that your bank account isn't mad at you.

    1. A boho upholstered chair with tuft detailing and plushy boucle fabric that makes it look like it's wrapped in a warm 'n' fuzzy blanket. I'm awarding maaajor cozy points to this chair.

    a white upholstered and tufted accent chair
    six upholstered and tufted chairs in pink, white, tan, grey, and yellow
    Amazon

    Pair it with a cozy pouf ottoman and I reckon you've got a new favorite nap spot on your hands!

    Promising review: "So easy to assemble. Looks very elegant and cozy at the same time. Very sturdy from what I can tell and a great seat size. It's literally like a mini sofa. Well worth the money. Looks great in my space." –Heather

    Shipping: $49.99; arrives within 2–3 weeks.

    Get it from Amazon for $129+ (available in 19 colors). 

    2. A faux leather butterfly chair because your "Rustic Farmhouse Meets Mid-Century Modern Vibes" Pinterest board isn't a stretch of the imagination!

    the brown faux leather butterfly chair
    reviewer photo of the brown faux leather butterfly chair with a fur throw on it

    And while it's sleek on its own, you can always dress it up with some cool throw pillows or cozy blankets!

    Promising review: "I was looking for an affordable but beautiful and good quality chair to add as an accent to our TV room. This was the perfect choice. The leather is good quality and doesn’t smell weird. The frame of the chair was easy to assemble and feels sturdy. I love the brass finish. This took me about 15 minutes to put together and it’s really comfortable for my teenage kids and husband." –AV

    Shipping: Free; arrives within 8 days.

    Get it from Amazon for $99.99.

    3. A faux leather butterfly chair because your "Rustic Farmhouse Meets Mid-Century Modern Vibes" Pinterest board isn't a stretch of the imagination!

    the brown faux leather butterfly chair
    reviewer photo of the brown faux leather butterfly chair with a fur throw on it

    And while it's sleek on its own, you can always dress it up with some cool throw pillows or cozy blankets!

    Promising review: "Didn't think I would like this chair. We bought it for an AirBnB and dang it – now I want one for our home. It's super comfy! My wife says it needs a place to lean your head back but otherwise it's great. Assembly was easy; we did struggle a bit getting things to lock in place, though. It's a great chair to sit back in and read, and that's saying a lot because I don't read books but now I'm thinking I might start. Haha" –V. Harris

    Shipping: Free; arrives within 8 days.

    Get it from Amazon for $129.99.

    4. A velvet barrel chair, whose sleek silhouette will look dang good in any room. Plus, its *thick* base cushion will make your booty undeniably happy, which is presumably pretty high on your list of chair priorities. 

    a velvet blue accent chair
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "Cute large chair! I got the turquoise color and it’s gorgeous. Only assembly was putting on the legs." –Kelly

    Shipping: Free; arrives within six days.

    Get it from Wayfair for $219.99+ (originally $324.99; available in five colors). 

    5. A retro velvet wingback chair with stylish pleated detailing and tapered gold legs that'll have people thinking you snagged it from a luxury design studio. 

    a yellow velvet chair with pleated detailing on the back and gold legs
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This chair is beautiful! The quality was surprisingly good. The only thing I had to do was to put on the legs because the chair itself was one piece. It arrived well packaged and was not too heavy to be cumbersome to carry. I am 5' tall and for me, this is a perfect chair to relax in to read or put on my shoes. I have it in my bedroom." –Catherine 

    Shipping: Free; arrives within six days.

    Get it from Walmart for $154.99+ (available in 16 colors). 

    6. accent chair and ottoman set that'll not only make a statement in your living room, but nip the ol' "hmmm, this chair would be way comfier if I had somewhere to rest my feet" debacle right in the bud. 

    yellow chair and ottoman
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "OMG!!! This little chair pops in this room like a ray of sunshine on a rainy day. I found this accent pillow to complement it. The chair was a great value. What’s more is how comfortable it is. Everyone is so surprised when they try it out." –Carol

    Shipping: Free; arrives within 2–3 weeks.

    Get the set from Wayfair for $118.99 (originally $159.99; available in two colors). 

    7. A gorgeous hanging hammock chair made from 100% natural cotton, plus handmade crochet detailing to kick your living space *up* a notch. And FYI, this lil' number will live happily indoors and in covered outdoor spaces, since your porch could use an accent chair, too.

    a white crochet hanging hammock chair
    Limbo Imports / Etsy

    Limbo Imports is a small business and Etsy shop based in Atlanta, GA that hand-makes striking hammocks and hanging chairs, all from natural cotton.

    Promising review: "My parents got this beautiful swing for me for Christmas and it is not only beautiful but SO comfy and relaxing! I’m so excited to read books and cuddle up in it and watch movies... it looks adorable in our living room." –J'aiMe D'Angelo

    Shipping: Free; arrives within 2–7 days.

    Note: This hammock chair comes with two matching 24x24 cushion covers, hangs from a single hook, and has a weight limit of 300 pounds. 

    Get it from Limbo Imports on Etsy for $179.99.

    8. A wide velvet wingback chair made from stain-resistant fabric, so you can rest easy while your notoriously clumsy pal pours themself another glass of red wine while sitting in its comfy depths. 

    a white velvet wingback chair with a cream-colored throw pillow on it
    reviewer photo of two yellow velvet wingback chairs in their home
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "Love it. So stylish. It’s the only piece of furniture I have in my living room currently as I just moved in, and it makes the room elegant all by itself!" –Cynthia

    Shipping: Free; arrives in 6-10 days.

    Get it from Wayfair for $229.99+ (originally $599; available in nine colors). 

    And here are some other affordable pieces of mid-century modern furniture and decor to match this vibe!

    9. A snuggly papasan chair you'll look forward to curling up in every day. Its thick, tufted cushion will keep you comfy, while it's circular design and wicker accents will evoke tons of "ooh's" and "ahh's" from your guests.

    a black papasan chair with a light grey circular cushion
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is actually what we were looking for to add a perfect retro touch! So easy to put together! The pillow is really soft and chair feels very stable! Amazing price compared to some of the other options. My daughter LOVES it!" –natalie

    Shipping: Free; arrives within two days.

    Get it from Walmart for $159

    And if you want to see some other styles, head over to our list of the best saucer and papasan chairs!

    10. Or this smaller velvet papasan chair with over 1,200 5-star reviews (!!!) because your living room is lacking a retro lounge area, and this style will do just the trick!

    reviewer photo of a pink velvet papasan chair
    reviewer photo of a gray velvet papasan chair in front of their vanity
    Wayfair

    Pssst, reviewers love this chair in any room: living rooms, bedrooms, offices – you name it! You can also check out our picks for the best desk chairs available online to see some other styles, as well as the best desk chairs with no wheels, like this one. 

    Promising review: "So comfy! So cute! It only took my friend a few minutes to put it together. I was a little worried the whole would maybe be uncomfortable but it’s perfect. Sturdy. Soft. Love!!!" –Nina b

    Shipping: Free; arrives within 3–5 days.

    Get it from Wayfair for $113.99+ (originally $183.79; available in seven colors). 

    11. classic armchair that comes in tons of different colors and patterns to match any aesthetic, so you can get one for this room, another one for that room, and a third one for that other space. You know what I'm talking about.

    reviewer photo of their blue velvet armchair with a white throw pillow on it
    reviewer photo of their gray, white, and blue patterned accent chair

    Promising review: "Beautiful and elegant chair. Very sturdy. Resistant fabric (and I have two cats and a 13-year-old boy). The color is amazing. everyone loves My new chairs. It's also very easy to assemble. I did it myself and I'm not very crafty." –Indira Paez

    Shipping: Free; arrives within four days.

    Get it from Amazon for $135.99+ (available in 43 colors and patterns).

    12. A funky cutout chair whose plushy fabric and wide seat provide optimal cozy comfort for anyone lucky enough to cop and squat in it.

    a pink plushy cutout chair
    a white plushy cutout chair
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "Great quality for a great price – similar styles from more popular/well-known brands sell for almost double the price. Super easy assembly, the hardest part was taking it out of the box and figuring out where the legs to put together. Spoiler: they are underneath the seat cushion in a secret zipper. Oh, and the best part is it's actually comfortable! Love! Great purchase." –M

    Shipping: Free; arrives within three days.

    Get it from Wayfair for $195.99+ (originally $349; available in nine colors).