Lapthorn Furniture | Chairs


Chair making is considered to be a separate trade to cabinetmaking, as it is one of the more difficult pieces of furniture to get right. Historically, of all the items of furniture it is the chair that has had the most time and effort given over to its design and development.

Whether it be a one off chair which is designed and made to confer some sort of status upon the sitter, an elegant set of eight dining chairs or indeed a means of support for lounging in the sun, there is much to consider in a chair.

Not all chairs are upholstered but when they are choosing the right solution for the job is equally as important as the structure. Cane or rush seating, foam, fabric, leather the possibilities are endless. We are here to advise and guide you through the choices available.

For a successful project the process usually involves a prototype to ensure, that at the end of the day, you are sitting comfortably.