Published at Monday, April 02nd, 2018 - 04:04:55 AM. Balloon Chair. By Cecilia Ardouin.
Comfort and function is another important factor to consider while choosing these chairs. Most of the easy chairs are available with a variety of features that offer comfort which include padded arms, back and seat. Such chairs offer utmost comfort and functionality. Choose upholsteries which are easy to clean as the online stores offer a huge variety of options. There are upholsteries which are resistant to dirt and dust, although such products are a bit expensive.
In this same period, the balloon-back chair was also introduced, but not without problems as, again, the Australian cedar timber was not very kind to both designers and manufacturers alike. The balloon-back chair is certainly pleasing to the eye but, unfortunately, its weakness lies in where the balloon back joins the rear legs, along with the other problems that the traditional bar back may have had. They are an excellent chair but must certainly be treated with respect; that is, pick them up with both hands or by the back rail, not the splat. It only makes sense and, if considered, the balloon back chair must be weaker as the cresting rail (top rail) is often held with a single dowel on each side of the balloon as opposed to a tapered dovetail joint as seen on rail-back chairs of the period. These chairs mostly have turned legs, but occasionally the hoop and legs are carved; they were covered with sprung stuff over seats often in leather or simulated leather.
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