The Chicest Folding Chairs for Your Small Space

Updated 08/16/15

Often seen in casual outdoor settings or hidden away in storage closets, folding chairs have somehow developed an unsophisticated rep. But we’re here to erase the stigma, because the extra seating can be downright chic. What’s more, they're stellar space savers for apartment dwellers, or anyone managing small square footage. Keep scrolling for inspiration that proves this versatile seating style deserves a permanent place in your home—and, of course, to shop the best chairs on the market right now.

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Dar Honeycomb Folding Chair (Set of 2) $38
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Dar Honeycomb Folding Chair ($38 for a set of 2)

Kartell Dolly Folding Chair $420
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Kartell Dolly Folding Chair ($420)

Fermob Plein Air Folding Armchair (Set of 2) $874
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Fermob Plein Air Folding Armchair ($874 for a set of 2)

Sköna Hem
Chairish Mid-Century Kelly Green Chair $129
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Sir David Chipperfield for Alessi Piana Folding Chair $250
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Sir David Chipperfield for Alessi Piana Folding Chair ($250)

Egon Eiermann Folding Chair $800
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Egon Eiermann Folding Chair ($800)

Umbra Shift & Philippe Malouin Hanger Chair $250
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Umbra Shift & Philippe Malouin Hanger Chair ($250)

Jake Curtis
Giancarlo Piretti 1970s Folding Chrome Chairs $1800
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Giancarlo Piretti 1970s Folding Chrome Chairs ($1800 for a set of 2)

The Citizenry Palermo Copper Series $850
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The Citizenry Palermo Copper Series ($850)

Ole Wanscher Ole Wanscher 2000 Egypt Stool $1470
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Ole Wanscher OW2000 Egyptian Chair ($1470)

Calligaris Skip Folding Dining Chair (Set of 2) $347
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Calligaris Skip Folding Dining Chair ($347 for a set of 2)

Pia Ulin
Mogens Koch MK99200 Folding Chair $880
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Mogens Koch MK99200 Folding Chair ($880)

Anthropologie Terai Folding Chair $198
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Anthropologie Terai Folding Chair ($198)

Jens Nielsen Danish Laminex Folding Chairs $1250
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Jens Nielsen Danish Laminex Folding Chairs ($1250)

Takeshi Nii NY Rocking Chair $720
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Takeshi Nii NY Rocking Chair ($720)

Morten Gøttler for Carl Hansen & Søn Cuba Lounge Chair $775
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Morten Gøttler for Carl Hansen & Søn Cuba Lounge Chair ($775)

Eskayal Starless-Black Maple Sling Chair $3500
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Ballard St. Germain Folding Chair $99
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IKEA TERJE Folding Chair $18
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IKEA TERJE Folding Chair ($18)

One Kings Lane Lucite Folding Chair $229
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One Kings Lane Lucite Folding Chair ($229)

Fermob Verbena Bistro Metal Chairs (Set of 2)

Fermob Verbena Bistro Metal Chairs ($216 for a set of 2)

West Elm Jardine Folding Chair $99
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West Elm Jardine Folding Chair ($99)

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