21 Small Bedroom Chairs to Put Your Empty Corner to Good Use

Updated 09/26/19

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A relaxing bedroom can help you get good night's sleep, but a well-styled space will make you want to spend hours at home—not just the moment it's time to catch some z's. If you've already purchased all the practical necessities for your bedroom, there's one more item to add: an accent chair.

Adding an accent chair is the perfect way to put your empty corner to good use and diversify the space.

Whether you live alone or share your home with roommates, an accent chair will act as the perfect reading nook for when you're craving some alone time. And if you're decorating a master bedroom, it'll make the space look and feel luxurious. If you're not sure how to style that empty corner, choose one of these 21 small bedroom chairs to put it to good use.

Crescent Swivel Chair
West Elm Crescent Swivel Chair $649 $454

This cozy wraparound chair is basically like getting a bear hug every time you sit in it. What's more, it swivels and turns on a whim. Toss a stole languidly across the chair for an upgraded, stylish vibe.

Target Esters Wood Arm Chair Husk $300 $285

Target's Project62 line is rife with stylish finds—this armchair is just one example. It's sleek yet the classic style is a nod to peak mid-century design.

Ruby Slipper Chair
West Elm Ruby Slipper Chair $299 $179

Accent chairs are the perfect opportunity to make a statement and liven up your bedroom. This two-tone chair does exactly that. The sloped back and supportive seat are ideal for those who love to cozy up with a good book without causing any strain on the back or neck.

product description page Mathias Mid - Century Modern Fabric Upholstered Lounge Chair - Baxton Studio
Baxton Studio Mathias Mid-Century Modern Fabric Upholstered Lounge Chair $420

Plush and inviting, this blue upholstered Target chair fits snugly into any space. Push back, raise the footrest, and enjoy some much-needed rest after a long day at work.

Velvet Elowen Chair
Anthropologie Velvet Elowen Chair $398

Soft, sleek and stylish, this Anthropologie find will turn an empty corner into your favorite reading nook.

Carl Hansen & Son Cuba Lounge Chair $803

Modern and bold, this design icon belongs in a monochrome room.

CB2 Simone Blush Chair
CB2 Simone Blush Chair $599

This beautiful accent chair is ideal for compact bedrooms that are craving a touch of glam. Prop a gold-toned reading lamp next to it for added drama.

Phoebe Chair
West Elm Phoebe Chair $499 $419

Thin gold legs make this cool-girl chair perfect for a small bedroom. Also, can we talk about the wonders a pop of print can add to brighten up a space?

Carson Slipper Chair
West Elm Carson Slipper Chair $299 $179

Complete your midcentury-modern bedroom with this sleek and stylish chair. The beautiful wooden legs create a statement while the cozy seat invites you to languidly sip your morning coffee while planning the day ahead.

Target Soriano Square Arm Channel Tufted Chair $323 $247

Add a jolt of cobalt to your bedroom with this tufted armchair. While the deep seat envelopes you, the imposing, raised arms are perfect to prop your legs on.

Dhurrie Petite Accent Chair
Anthroplogie Dhurrie Petite Accent Chair $498

This is an easy way to add a pinch of pop to an all-white room. The chair's stunning jewel-toned hues are just the inspiration you need to plan your bedroom décor around.

Mariposa Chair
Lulu and Georgia Mariposa Chair $1074

Wicker and wood? This stunning chair is never going out of the style. All you need is a mud cloth throw pillow to complete the look. 

Alena Chair, Cream
Lulu & Georgia Alena Chair $1150

Modern and understated, we can picture this in a minimalist-themed bedroom. 

Rhea Chair
Lulu & Georgia Rhea Chair $700

From the wicker back to the angled arms and legs to the stunning stained wood polishing, it's all in the details with this beauty.

Amanda Accent Chair, Ivory
Lulu & Georgia Amanda Accent Chair $480

Does your building have a no pet policy? We just found you the perfect replacement.

CB2 Belgrano Leather Butterfly Chair $499

This chair is made for lounging. Swing your right arm across the back and your left leg over the curved edges, and experience the joy of repose.

Kaishi Chair
CB2 Kaishi Chair $599

Simple yet striking, this curved beauty will make your morning hustle just a tad bit sweeter.

Gwyneth Boucle Chair
CB2 Gwyneth Boucle Chair $899

The bean bag from your dorm room just grew up and got uber stylish.

Eames® Molded Plywood Lounge Chair (LCW)
Herman Miller Eames Molded Plywood Lounge Chair $1009

A small but mightly designer find the beautiful chair from Herman Miller is a collector's item.

Saarinen Executive Armchair - Wood Legs
Knoll Saarinen Executive Armchair $2068

Comfortable yet compact, this striking chair fits well in any tight corner or ties-in well with any decor scheme.

Urban Outfitters Edith Velvet Arm Chair $549

This rust velvet chair would make the perfect reading nook. Pair it with mustard pillows for an elegant finish.

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