The hanging egg chair: a cozy little cocoon for indoors and outdoors


Why consider a hanging egg chair?

Home decorating, whether indoor or outdoor, is a special art that is based on more than just the trends of the moment. Indeed, to ensure that the rules of Feng Shui, harmony inside and out, as well as ensure the comfort of the occupants, you must have furniture in sufficient quantity.

Although the hanging chair only enjoyed great success in the 1960s and 1970s, it has regained popularity in recent years. With its more modern style, increased comfort and optimal durability, the hanging chair has become the flagship of modern decor. Although this furniture comes in many shapes, the hanging egg chair is the focal point. As a cozy little cocoon of bohemian-chic style, the hanging egg chair is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.

What is a hanging egg chair?

To summarize the history of hanging chairs, let’s remember that this swing is the original creation of Finnish designer Eero Aarnio. This designer was inspired by aerial chairs. He combined authenticity, boldness and scope to create an original and avant-garde seat. By the late 1960s, most terraces, balconies and gardens had at least one hanging chair.

Unfortunately, over the years, the fame of hanging chairs faded. It wasn’t until 2000, with some improvements, that hanging chairs regained their luster.

The hanging egg chair is based on the principle of a hammock. Whether it’s a suspended egg chair with a curved support or a suspended egg chair that hangs from the ceiling, it works the same way. The suspended egg chair is a tall seat. Its overall structure is inspired by the egg format. This hanging chair provides absolute relaxation. Users can read, snooze, relax or just sunbathe. Thanks to the original design, the mounting system and the soft rocking, it creates a feeling of floating in the air and complete safety.

How to choose a hanging egg chair?

Although hanging egg chairs are becoming increasingly popular, you should be careful when choosing one. In addition to the color and design, which affect the harmony, the material used, comfort level and height of the suspension seat are also important.

Material of construction

If you are looking for garden furniture or furniture for the bedroom or living room, the most common are resin wicker hanging egg chairs. The look is modern with a traditional touch.

In addition, they are durable. They are very resistant to outdoor conditions and are suitable for indoor use.

Rattan effect PVC pendant chairs are just as comfortable. But this range is less durable.
Aluminum hanging egg chairs are known for their durability and light weight.

Comfort Indicators

If you’re looking for some quiet time to take your mind off the daily grind, egg chairs are a great way to get away from it all. To fully enjoy this cocoon, you need to use a few accessories. As far as we know, most hanging egg chairs come equipped with cushions. Also, be sure to check the material used to make the filling and cover of the cushions.

Suspension height

Resting comfort depends a lot on the height of the seat. Some people love height, while others dread it. So whether you want your egg chair to be suspended from the ceiling, on a beam, or on a stand, make sure you choose the right model. In all cases, the rocking is pleasant and not destabilizing.

The hanging egg chair is a modern, sophisticated and versatile piece of furniture. As garden furniture or to add bohemian style to your sofa, these cocoons will become your favorite resting place.