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Orson Chair
Fabric: Doss charcoal
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Orson

The ultimate in relaxation, the large scale of our Orson chair envelops you in comfort. A deep seat invites sink-in lounging, while a tall back cushion offers plenty of head and neck support. We include additional throw pillows for even more coziness. Maintain the look by regularly fluffing the throw pillows and cushions, or allow them to relax into a more casual look.

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Details of Orson Chair

  • Dimensions: 46w 42d 32h (38h with cushion)
  • Arm Height: 26h
  • Inside Seating: 33W 26D
  • Seat Height: 18h
  • Leg Height: 1h
  • Removable Legs: yes
  • Frame Style: loose seat/loose back
  • Back Cushion: fiber down blend
  • Seat Cushion: blend-down Cushion details
  • Construction Details: bench made hardwood frame with dual flexolator Construction details
  • Product Origin: made in North Carolina
  • Item Number: 247217
  • Fabric: Doss charcoal See full fabric details
  • Fabric Content: 100% polyester
  • Fabric Description: Doss offers the performance of a micro-suede with the casual appearance of a twill. Diagonal lines in the weave break up the suede-like texture, disguising the changing nap. One of our most popular fabrics, Doss is an excellent choice for high-use furniture thanks to its outstanding stain resistance and durability.

Cushion Details

Blend down

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam core wrapped in fiber padding, feathers and down, encased in down-proof ticking
  • Offers widely-appealing, relaxed comfort
  • Offers a casual look
  • Will soften and settle with use
Blend down cushion cross-section

Frames

Made to the same high standards as all of our furniture, each one of our upholstery frames is built to last.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood

We use kiln-dried, engineered hardwood in all of our upholstery frames. Often used for structural beams, engineered hardwood is made by pressing thin layers of solid wood together. Kiln-drying removes moisture, minimizing seasonal expansion and contraction. This stable hardwood material resists warping and cracking for lasting durability.

Reinforced joinery

We reinforce every joint in our frames for added stability. Precision-cut parts interlock like puzzle pieces and are reinforced with eco-friendly glues, screws or staples and corner blocks. Reinforced joinery ensures your seating holds together, even with years of frequent use.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood
Reinforced joinery

Suspension

Dual flexolator

A Dual Flexolator suspension consists of a tempered steel grid attached to the frame with small springs. Each seat has its own independent steel grid, providing undisturbed comfort for each person on the sofa.

Dual Flexolator suspension

Customer Reviews

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Orson Chair
 
4.7

(based on 12 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable sit (12)
  • Comfortable (11)
  • Great design (10)
  • Cushions hold shape (8)
  • Well made (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Informal (8)
    • Watching TV (8)
    • Lounging (7)
    • Large spaces (6)
    • Primary seating (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Eclectic (5), Modern/contemporary (5), Classic/traditional (3)

    Reviewed by 12 customers

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    5.0

    Best chair ever.

    By clee72

    from New York, NY

    Pros

    • Comfortable fabric
    • Comfortable sit
    • Cushions hold shape
    • Great design

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Informal
      • Large spaces

      Customer comments about Orson Chair:

      We love this chair. It is big enough for me and my husband to sit in. It's super comfortable. It is big and so it is best for either a larger space or if it will be the main piece of seating in a room like an office.

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      5.0

      Great chair!

      By Nicky

      from Bainbridge Island WA

      Style Classic/traditional, Eclectic, Modern/contemporary

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable fabric
      • Comfortable sit
      • Cushions hold shape
      • Great design
      • Well made

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Primary seating
        • Watching TV

        Customer comments about Orson Chair:

        Great chair!

        • I live in a:
        • Apartment/condo
        • This product is used in my:
        • Living room/family room/great room

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        5.0

        Love this chair

        By Transitional home owner

        from NC

        Style Classic/traditional, Eclectic

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable fabric
        • Comfortable sit
        • Cushions hold shape
        • Great design
        • Well made

        Cons

        • Do Need To Puff Pillows

        Best Uses

        • Informal
        • Large spaces
        • Lounging
        • Primary seating

        Customer comments about Orson Chair:

        Very comfy for one or two people. We use with matching ottoman. A go-to chair for anyone! We also have matching couch.

        • I live in a:
        • House
        • This product is used in my:
        • Living room/family room/great room

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        5.0

        orson chair

        By carrie

        from chicago, IL

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable fabric
        • Comfortable sit
        • Great design

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Customer comments about Orson Chair:

            Love this chair. Comfortable, and very stylish.

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            5.0

            very comfy

            By mo

            from Denver, CO

            Style Eclectic

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable fabric
            • Comfortable sit
            • Cushions hold shape
            • Great design
            • Well made

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Informal
              • Lounging
              • Watching TV

              Customer comments about Orson Chair:

              This is a great chair and big enough to curl up in. We love it!

              • I live in a:
              • House
              • This product is used in my:
              • Living room/family room/great room

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              3.0

              Plain but Comfy

              By Shabrese

              from Washington, DC

              Style Modern/contemporary

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable sit
              • Wide Seats

              Cons

              • Cost For Plain Design
              • Initially Not Soft

              Best Uses

              • Informal
              • Lounging
              • Watching TV

              Customer comments about Orson Chair:

              When initially sitting on this couch in the store, we thought it felt like pillows, but realized after ordering that was because thousands of people have sat on those couches...and ours delivered were significantly less comfortable when delivered. It's been two months and it's starting to loosen up but still is tough.

              The cost seems high compared to fancier looking couches. This one is a little plain but comfortable for a come home and lounge couch.

              • I live in a:
              • Apartment/condo
              • This product is used in my:
              • Living room/family room/great room

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              5.0

              Perfect purchase!

              By Artist & Highly Selective

              from Jacksonville, FL

              Style Eclectic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable fabric
              • Comfortable sit
              • Cushions hold shape
              • Great design
              • Well made

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Informal
                • Large spaces
                • Lounging
                • Primary seating
                • Watching TV

                Customer comments about Orson Chair:

                When a tall man and a short woman can find comfort and coziness in the same chair, you have found perfection. The fabric is soft but seemingly indestructible when challenged by boys and pets. The seating is supportive underneath soft down cushions. It is attractive. We all love this chair for reading, watching TV, snoozing (with ottoman), or visiting with guests. Also adored is the corresponding L-shaped sofa. After hunting for two years, we were thrilled to find it.

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                4.0

                Stylish and Comfortable

                By Thank you Room and Board

                from Los Angeles, CA

                Style Classic/traditional

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable fabric
                • Comfortable sit

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Formal
                  • Informal

                  Customer comments about Orson Chair:

                  Bought the chair mainly for guests. It looks so great in our living room, and the materials are so well made. Only had for about 4 months, but so glad we made the purchase! Great value.

                  Service and delivery comments:

                  R&B Delivery service is top notch! Very friendly staff.

                  • I live in a:
                  • Apartment/condo

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                  5.0

                  Orson Chair

                  By Selonika

                  from San Francisco

                  Style Eclectic, Modern/contemporary

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable fabric
                  • Comfortable sit
                  • Cushions hold shape
                  • Great design
                  • Well made

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Informal
                    • Large spaces
                    • Lounging
                    • Primary seating
                    • Watching TV

                    Customer comments about Orson Chair:

                    I use this chair with the matching sofa. It looks great and is my favorite for curling up with a book. The fabric has a beautiful rich look that resists stains. Wonderful look for a microfiber alternative.

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                    5.0

                    Love it!

                    By Des & Wes

                    from Los Angeles, CA

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable fabric
                    • Comfortable sit
                    • Cushions hold shape
                    • Great design
                    • Well made

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Accent
                      • Large spaces
                      • Lounging
                      • Primary seating
                      • Watching TV

                      Customer comments about Orson Chair:

                      This is such a comfortable chair, and a great addition to my living room! I was looking for a big comfy chair that I could lounge around, read a book, and fall asleep in, and this is definitely it! It's big enough that two (relatively skinny) people can actually fit it in it.

                      Service and delivery comments:

                      Delivery was within the stated time frame. My chair was in excellent condition when it arrived, and the delivery guys were very helpful.

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