8 Reading Chair Designs Your Home Library Needs Now

by Nikita Raikwar | February 4, 2024 | 5 mins read

Reading chair designs for your home

Your reading space can be easily accentuated with a gorgeous reading chair. Here are eight choices to spoil you to bits.

A lovely home has a fine assembly of different decor and interior pieces that reflect their personality. And what better way to showcase who you truly are than the collection of books you read and enjoy? With that being said, here are eight insanely cool reading chair designs and reading nook ideas that will entice the bibliophile in you.

A Grey Lounge Chair For Your Minimalist Reading Space

If you are someone that prefers a relaxed space to read your favourite books on a fine evening, then this grey lounge reading chair is a great choice. You can also upgrade the look of your reading nook by adding elements that best complement the setting. For instance, a ZZ plant and a clothes rack in this case just work out perfectly with the bookshelves and the accent reading chair.

Reading chair in grey colour upgrades the look of your reading nook
Minimalist reading chair for a relaxed vibe

A Gorgeous Brown Leather Reading Chair With A Modern Floor Lamp

For someone that prefers luxury and comfort, a gorgeous brown leather comfortable reading chair like this one is a fine, fine choice and one we attest to. Club that with a comfy throw pillow and a good floor lamp and you are sorted for weeks. A comfortable reading chair like this one can simply accentuate the look of your reading nook. Place a side table for a laidback coffee and books experience like no other.

Brown leather reading chair next to bookshelves in the cosy reading space
Cosy reading space decorated with a trendy floor lamp
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Yellow Modern Upholstered Chair For A Grand Reading Experience

Pleasurable reading evenings amidst a fun contemporary reading setting are what this yellow modern upholstered chair can offer you. Charmed with soft ambient lighting, this reading nook is a bibliophile’s haven. Its industrial brick-wall design accentuates the entire look of the space. We love a good blend of industrial and modern aesthetics, and this reading nook offers that and so much more.

Upholstery book reading chair in yellow colour
Grand seating that creates an ambient reading zone

Colour Coordinated Wingback Reading Table And Chairs With Touches Of Wood

If you are eyeing a stylish reading table and chair combination for your living room’s corner, then this set is the perfect addition to your space. What we love about these chairs is how they blend into the room’s setting, are colour coordinated and simply a class apart. Complete the look of your reading nook with minimalist knick-knacks around the shelf, neutral-toned wall decor and some art pieces and you are good to go.

Wingback reading chairs in the living room corner
Wingback reading chairs with neutral minimal tones

Three-Seater Sofa, Window-Side Seating And An Amazing Reading Nook

We love a good nautical vibe and when there’s a gorgeous canvas of blues and whites, nothing can go wrong. The same is the case with this beautiful reading nook designed with a blue three-seater sofa and window seating which is complemented by a cute white chair and a contemporary coffee table. The bookshelf sits by the window pane offering a peek into the world outside.

Stylish reading chair in white colour gives a fantastic reading experience
Lounge seating for a comfy reading experience

Cosy Reading Chair With Study Table For The Learner In You

This reading nook that doubles as a study is perfect if you are a student, a working professional or simply a reader. Not only does it come with ample storage and a large platform, but it’s also great if you’d like to display some decor pieces, art pieces amongst books as shown in this picture. In short, it’s the perfect ambient space for someone who’d like the best of both worlds.

Cosy reading chair with a study table is ideal for students
Cosy reading space that extends into a study
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A Vintage Jali Work Wooden Reading Chair With A Mid-Century Study Area

Rustic vintage decor items are a perennial favourite among millennial homeowners. With that being said, this jali work wooden chair sits ever-so-stylishly amidst a mahogany wood study and bookshelf. For someone that’s eyeing vintage mid-century inspiration for their home, this one simply does the job.

Wooden reading chair in vintage style with jail work on it
Taking the vintage route with mid-century inspo

Hanging Swing Chair For A Cosy Reading Time

Eye some cosy reading space with this space-saving reading nook that comes with a gorgeous hanging swing chair made of cane. The decor is budget-friendly and showcases a brick-wall wallpaper for an industrial aesthetic that pairs perfectly with the modern bookshelves and window seating. What’s more, the swing chair is placed perfectly across a wall mount table for your perfect work-from-home setting.

Swing reading chair hangs from the ceiling in the cosy reading area
Swing chair with an industrial aesthetic wall

If you are someone that comes with multiple design and trend tastes, these reading chair styles are worth the penny. Hence, if you need an expert eye to help you design your perfect reading nook, you can book a free consultation with us today! Also, while you are at it, check out our blog on reading room designs that are awe-inspiring.

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Nikita Raikwar is a content writer at Design Cafe's home interiors blog.

Nikita Raikwar

Nikita Raikwar is a Senior Content Writer at DesignCafe. She is an ambivert with a love for travel and dancing. You will often find her with her favourite book in her reading nook, urban sketching, or practicing the art of coffee making. She is your go-to for crime and thriller movie recommendations and loves to club her movie marathons with a Margherita pizza in one hand and a Pinot Grigio in the other.

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