Although the hanging chair is often associated with bohemian-inspired décor and patio furniture, it's a piece that's far more versatile than you might think. Of course, a rattan hanging chair fitted with a colorful throw pillow and a plush cushion could easily fit right into a boho bedroom or living room, but the chair itself could also work in a Scandinavian-inspired space, a mid-century modern room, or even in a minimalistic home. It's all about which materials you choose, how you decorate the chair, and the style of the room you want to hang it in.
It also truly can work indoors or outdoors, making it a fun and playful piece of furniture for just about any space. If you have the backyard space, consider hanging one on the patio where you and guests can relax in the summer or sun. It's a whimsical touch that will transform a boring seating area into a dynamic, spunky space.
Here, the best hanging chairs.
Serena & Lily Double Hanging Rattan Chair
Although most hanging chairs are only built for one, this double rattan piece is large enough for two people to float together. It features white and natural rattan details for a fresh, beachy look. All you need are a few throw pillows and a blanket to create a cozy seat for two.
Anthropologie Knotted Melati Hanging Chair
This egg-shaped hanging chair from Anthropologie is made of macrame for an airy, natural look. Allow it to hang easily from the porch for a comfy summertime seat or place it indoors in the living room for an unexpected décor element. Although it appears quite delicate, this piece can certainly support the weight of anyone who wants to take a load off.
Dakota Fields Comfort Durability Swing Chair
If you're looking for a new cozy corner to unwind in, consider this swing chair. The hanging style includes two cushions and cotton and linen fabric throughout that ensures you can sit back and relax with ease. Suited for both indoor and outdoor use, the chair will add a bit of style wherever it hands thanks to a chic, neutral palette and tassels throughout.
CB2 Pod Hanging Chair With Cushion
This pod-shaped hanging chair from CB2 is just begging you to curl up inside of it. Ideal for outdoor spaces, the eye-catching furnishing comes with its own cushion, however, you can also add your own throw pillows and blankets to make it truly one-of-a-kind. Sitting back and relaxing in this chair will instantly put you in vacation mode.
Serena & Lily Hanging Rattan Chair
When you sit in this hanging chair, you'll be cradled by hand made bent rattan. The white shade of the chair gives it a contemporary flair while a heavy-duty rope is ready to safely suspend the piece of furniture. Whether your home is minimalistic or boho chic, this chair could work just about anywhere.
Sorbus Hammock Chair Macrame Swing
This rope chair is made of cotton and looks effortlessly bohemian. It's off-white hue, woven design, and fringe details all work to create a whimsical seat fit for the patio or the bedroom. Hang it poolside to transform your backyard into a tropical retreat.
Bayou Breeze Berkshire Swing Chair With Cushion
For a chair that can transition between seasons, consider this cushioned swing design. Made in a charming basket shape, the chair is designed with a curved covering above that'll shield you from the harsh sun or any unexpected rain. The cushions are water-resistant, too, so you don't have to worry about any damage if you leave them outside. The best part? It works indoors as well, so you can transition the piece to wherever it fits best in your home.