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Boden Chair
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Option Discontinued 12/26
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Boden

A Room & Board favorite, Boden’s dramatic angles, high back and sculptural wood base make it a bold accent chair. The distinctive design features a roomy, comfortable seat that offers a perfect place to stretch out and lounge, especially when paired with an ottoman.

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Seat Comfort

Seat Depth

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Details of Boden Chair

  • Dimensions: 35"w 37"d 38"h
  • Inside Depth: 22"d
  • Inside Width: 20"w
  • Arm Height: 23"h
  • Seat Height: 17"h
  • Legs: none are removable
  • Construction: benchmade hardwood frame with webbing seat suspension Construction details
  • Seat Cushion: foam and fiber Cushion details
  • Back Cushion: foam and fiber
  • Cushion Style: tight seat; tight back
  • Product Origin: made in North Carolina
  • Item Number: 959985
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  • Fabric: Gem salt See full fabric details
  • Fabric Content: 81% polyester, 19% post consumer recycled polyester
  • Fabric Description: True to its name, Gem is a rare find. The large geometric diamond pattern is bold, but it looks and feels soft thanks to a neutral background color and textural weave. Utilizing reclaimed polyester yarns, Gem is an eco-friendly choice that's made in the U.S. exclusively for Room & Board.
  • Leg Finish: ebony-stained

Cushion Details

Foam and fiber

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam topped with a layer of fiber padding
  • Offers a structured, even sit
  • Creates a tight, streamlined silhouette
  • Designed to retain its shape with minimal maintenance
Foam and fiber 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
Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood
Reinforced joinery
Reinforced joinery

Suspension

Webbing

A webbing suspension is made by interweaving strips of nylon material to create a resilient platform. The elasticized webbing is securely attached to the wood frame with staples. Webbing suspensions are ideal for thin-profile styles that require maximum support in minimal space.

Webbing suspension
Webbing suspension

Customer Reviews

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Boden Chair
 
4.5

(based on 11 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great design (9)
  • Comfortable sit (8)
  • Well made (7)
  • Comfortable (6)
  • Cushions hold shape (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Accent (7)
  • Informal (3)
  • Large spaces (3)
  • Lounging (3)
  • Watching TV (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Mid-century modern (5), Eclectic (3)

Reviewed by 11 customers

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4.0

This is a killer chair - a true work of Art!

By modern thematic

from San Diego, CA

Style Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

  • pricey

Best Uses

  • Accent
  • Informal
  • Large spaces
  • Lounging

Customer comments about Boden Chair:

This is a very well made chair. It has a fantastic look to it. You can tell time went into the design as the lines are so clean and crisp and the look of the chair is awesome. It is also functionally a great piece. Its a very comfortable chair. Often really killer looking funky or modern chairs are not that comfortable. This one is very comfortable. I also love the color and its a great addition we added to our great room. It is a bit pricey though as that is the only con in my opinion. But its the kind of well made and timeless piece of furniture that will always be in style and that you can hand down to your kids or other family members. If the price was a little lower I would have bought the ottoman also - only reason why I went with 4 stars instead of 5. Oh, and the delivery process was flawless - they scheduled it, called to confirm, driver was there right on time, called when on the way, and the chair arrived in perfect condition. I would order more from Room and Board for sure - great transaction!

Service and delivery comments:

The delivery process was flawless - they scheduled it, called to confirm, driver was there right on time, called when on the way, and the chair arrived in perfect condition. I would order more from Room and Board for sure - great transaction!

  • I live in a:
  • House
  • This product is used in my:
  • Living room/family room/great room
 
5.0

Love this chair!

By JB Chicago

from Chicago, IL

Style Mid-century modern

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable sit
  • Great design
  • Well made

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Accent
    • Watching TV

    Customer comments about Boden Chair:

    I use it with an ottoman or swing my legs over the side arm for watching TV or reading. Looks great and is pretty comfortable.

    Service and delivery comments:

    As usual, the delivery came on time and the service was great.

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

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Love my Bodens!

    By Teri1

    from Atlanta, GA

    Style Modern/contemporary

    Pros

    • Comfortable fabric
    • Comfortable sit
    • Great design
    • Well made

    Cons

    • Too deep

    Best Uses

    • Informal
    • Lounging
    • Watching TV

    Customer comments about Boden Chair:

    They are very deep but a pretty pillow makes them perfect!!

    Service and delivery comments:

    Delivery guys great as always!

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

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Love the chair. Unfortunately, so does my cat.

    By latenightreader

    from Seattle

    Style Eclectic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Customer comments about Boden Chair:

        I love this chair. But I would consider a different fabric than the Vic Haze fabric that I chose. The chair is well-made, solid, and has a great style. The ottoman makes it absolutely, perfectly comfortable. I would buy it again. I'd by 2 if I had the room. But the Vic Haze loves animal hair and shows it really clearly. I have to brush it all the time--and it does not brush off easily-- to keep it from looking like dowdy cat-lady furniture. I never brush the linen couch that it sits next to.

         
        5.0

        Beautiful, stylist and comfortable chair

        By Couch Potato

        from Seal Beach, CA

        Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern, Vintage

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Accent
          • Large spaces
          • Lounging
          • Watching TV

          Customer comments about Boden Chair:

          The chair, along with the ottoman, is really comfortable for reading and watching TV. It looks great with my vintage mid century modern furniture. The chair is very large, so it's not for small spaces.

          Service and delivery comments:

          Friendly and careful delivery personnel.

          • I live in a:
          • House
          • This product is used in my:
          • Primary bedroom
           
          4.0

          Like the chair, but...

          By sandra

          from los angeles

          Style Mid-century modern

          Pros

          • Great design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Accent
            • Informal

            Customer comments about Boden Chair:

            We just picked up the chair from the distribution center yesterday morning. Not even 24 hours later, we noticed that one of the hind legs split. We called Room & Board and they were very helpful. They will be replacing the chair. My only other concern is the material is it seems to get lint balls. The chair design is great but wish the legs were sturdier.

            • I live in a:
            • House
            • This product is used in my:
            • Living room/family room/great room
             
            5.0

            I HEART MY BODEN!!

            By Boden Loving Man

            from Brooklyn, NY

            Style Ancient Persian, Archo-pelago, Classic/traditional, Eclectic, Fantasy, Mid-century modern, Neo-bohemian, Vintage

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable sit
            • Firm
            • Great design
            • Lumbar Support
            • Well made

            Cons

            • Side To Side Weakness

            Best Uses

            • Accent
            • Primary seating

            Customer comments about Boden Chair:

            Great chair, I use it for sitting.

            I noticed a friend sitting on the couch with his legs on the armrest of the chair while someone was seated in the chair. It looked like the chair was not able to handle that sideways pressure because the whole thing kind of wobbled side to side as he adjusted his legs. That concerned me.

            • I live in a:
            • Apartment/condo
            • This product is used in my:
            • Living room/family room/great room
             
            4.0

            A good look

            By ACB

            from Dallas, Texas

            Style Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Accent
              • Large spaces

              Customer comments about Boden Chair:

              This chair was a great find. Affordable and well made, and a great accent piece. The color is unique and would go with many types of decor.

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

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Great Accent piece

              By ShpankyouMeem

              from Galena, IL

              Style Classic/traditional

              Pros

              • Comfortable fabric
              • Comfortable sit
              • Great design

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Accent

                Customer comments about Boden Chair:

                Looks great and best use is to curl up with a good book. Semi reclined position is nice but for short periods of time. Maybe not a long movie. Fabric very soft to touch. Construction is a concern over the long term. Not sure if it will hold up.. If you are over 225lb may want to reconsider.

                • I live in a:
                • Townhouse
                • This product is used in my:
                • Vacation/second home
                 
                5.0

                Great chair and ottoman

                By clayt004

                from Saint Paul, MN

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Very comfortable and cozy

                Cons

                • Pricey With Ottoman

                Best Uses

                • In Front Of A Big Screen

                Customer comments about Boden Chair:

                very friendly delivery guys

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                • This product is used in my:
                • Living room/family room/great room

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