40 Head-Turning Accent Chair Designs For Your Room

Our living rooms are often decorated with lovely furniture, lighting, and decors. One of these lovely pieces of furniture that we can add is lovely accent chair designs that enhance a room.

An accent chair is more than just additional seats in the room. These are used in interior design to create a visual point of difference and simply make the room more interesting. While some accent chair designs stand out, they somehow pull together the design of the room through a similar pattern, color, or texture.

The selection of an accent chair’s design is intentional and purposeful. Therefore, choose it carefully.

How to choose the perfect accent chair?

Like all furniture, accent chair designs also comes in a variety of color, shapes, and sizes. With this in mind, it is necessary to consider your choices first before purchasing to ensure that it will not be the odd one out of your interior design.

To help you make the correct choice, below are some tips to consider when choosing the correct accent chair designs for your home:

1. The room’s style.

Accent chairs go well with any type of living room. But the catch is, that the color, design, and style have to match it. For example, if you have a modern living room, choose a modern design.

2. Colors

Color is a major factor to consider when choosing an accent chair design. It should match your room or any of the available color shades. While color choices can be a problem when you have set your heart on a specific design only to find out that it doesn’t have the color you need for your home.

3. Fabric

Most people will overlook a chair’s fabric and would rather focus on its color. But this shouldn’t be the case. Fabrics have textures that complement the design of your room. For example, if your room has lots of heavy textures scattered around, smooth and light accent chair designs will work.

4. Size

Size is obviously one of the factors that need to be considered when choosing from several accent chair designs. Not only does incorrectly choosing an accent chair clutter up the room and take up more space than it should, but it also messes up the overall design of the room. That said, the incorrect size of your accent chair can mess up the balance of a room.

Accent Chair Designs for Inspiration

If you want to check out the various accent chair designs, here are some interesting pieces you might want to consider:

Red Leaf

Red Leaf
Beachcrest Home™

This slipper chair has a fun upholstery design that can add color to any room. One look at this chair and you are easily transported to the beach and the outdoors.


Lucea Wide Barrel Chair and Ottoman

The accent chair is paired with an ottoman for extra legroom or seating space – whichever you prefer. It is made from faux leather and has a nice neutral color, perfect for modern homes.


Kamylle Wide Tufted Leather Match Armchair
Latitude Run®

For a modern feel, this leather accent chair is a perfect choice. Its warm and neutral color makes it stand out in the white room.



This classically designed armchair is perfect for hanging out with friends and for relaxing at home. It has a slightly slanted seat and soft cushion.


Claudie Wide Tufted Side Chair

Etta Avenue™

This accent chair design has a vibrant style that adds color to any room. Its contemporary design makes it the perfect addition to a bohemian, glam, or mid-century modern designed living room.


Desi Wide Tufted Armchair

This accent chair’s leaned-back style makes it the perfect seat to sit back and relax. Its style also embraces the mid-century design that is perfect for traditional homes.


Tibbie Wide Tufted Armchair
Wade Logan®

If you are into books and have a nice home library space in the house, accent chair designs like this are the perfect furniture to have. It has a foam-filled comfortable seat that will make you want to curl in with a good book.


Ronaldo Wide Armchair

The low-back design of this wide armchair is the perfect seating for those who want to sit back and relax. This look will perfectly fit in contemporary and mid-century designed homes.


Bolen Wide Convertible Chair
Corrigan Studio®

If you have a small space at home or frequently expect guests, this convertible chair can be converted into a chaise lounge or bed. It has a nice coffee color seat that warms the room.


Aurich Wide Barrel Chair

This accent chair has a soft and fluffy texture that makes you want to curl up. It is made from a polyester blend that is UV/fade resistant.



Bring a nice touch of comfort to your room with this accent chair. It has a comfortable curved arm for easy rest and flared tapered legs.



The accent chair’s cute patterns, make it a head-turner when placed in a room. It has a wide semi-circle back that allows you to sit comfortably.



For a fab and glamorous room, this comfortable and shaggy seat. This is perfect for young adults and even teenagers to add to their room.


Giunta Wide Tufted Velvet Swivel Barrel Chair
George Oliver

If you are the more moving type, this swivel barrel chair is perfect for you. The design is perfect for modern homes.


Hayden Tufted Fabric Dinings
Christopher Knight Home Store

These accent chair designs are most fitted for luxury types of homes or those who want to add class to their spaces. It has a high back with foam-filled seats.

Upholstered Lazy Chair

Upholstered Lazy Chair

This accent chair has side pockets where you can easily slip phones, remote control, and small books. It has a nice and comfortable seating that makes you want to sit in all day.

Milliard Cozy Chair

Milliard Cozy Chair
Milliard Store

For comfortable seating, accent chair designs like this has a furry seat design and extra-large size that can snuggle you up comfortably. It can easily be stored away too, if you need extra floor space or going away for a few days.


Leominster Wide Swivel Barrel Chair
Red Barrel Studio®

This barrel armchair has a swivel base that allows you to turn in different directions to keep up with conversations. Its seat is also ultra-comfortable with its foam filling and web suspension seat construction.


Iconic Home

The accent chair has a stylish and luxurious design that makes a room look more expensive. It has a golden brass base with a tufted leathered seat.


Madison Park Brianne Swivel Chair
Madison Park Store

For country-inspired and traditional homes, this swivel accent chair is the perfect fit. It has a floral patterned seat that screams comfort.

KGOPK Accent Chair

KGOPK Accent Chair

Accent chair designs like this one comes with an ottoman for comfortable seating. It has a curved and tall back that allows you to rest your head comfortably. Its cute pattern is also very chic and adds texture to a room.


Lancaster W Twill Seat Reception Chair

This modern design will be a fabulous add-n to your room. It has a squared seat with hand-stitched cotton twill upholstery.



The chair’s design embraces a mid-century look with its low structure. It has a T-shaped seat that allows for comfortable seating.


Esme Wide Armchair
Sand & Stable™

Beach-themed rooms will suit accent chair designs like this. It has a square and wicker arm made in solid and engineered wood.


VASAGLE Adjustable Recliner Chair with Footrest

Classy and elegant style is brought out by this accent chair that can be adjusted. Aside from the reclining design, it also has a footrest that you can use.


Lavaca Wide Tufted Swivel Barrel Chair

This accent chair has an ultra-comfortable tufted back and foam-filled seat. Its design embraces a classy and fashionable look.


Sand & Stable™ Baby & Kids

The accent chair above has a classy and traditional design that will make it fit into any home style. It has square arms and cushioned back, perfect for family homes.


Paul Wide Linen Side Chair
Charlton Home®

Designed to be ergonomically fitting for users, this accent chair has an armless design with a high back and round crest top. The style is not imposing yet very charming and elegant.


Great Deal Furniture Clarice Tall Wingback Tufted Fabric Accent Chair
Great Deal Furniture Store

For a classy look, this accent chair has a tall wingback and is wrapped in high-quality fabric. It has a modern look that will look well in your living room.


Novogratz Tallulah Memory Foam Arm
Novogratz Store

With its vibrant color, this accent chair can easily turn heads. It boasts of a mid-century design and has diamond button-tufted arms.

Teddy Velvet Club Chair

Teddy Velvet Club Chair

For a retro-inspired look, this accent chair will give you just that. It has comfortable seats and armrests plus comes with an ottoman for you to rest your feet.


Bengtson Wide Slipper Chair
Laurel Foundry Modern Farmhouse®

Add a splash of color to your room with this slipper chair. It is wrapped in purple faux leather with tiny beads on the edge for a classy look.


Aajaylah Wide Swivel Slipcovered Barrel Chair
Gracie Oaks

Designed for ultra comfort, this accent chair has flared arms and a straight back. This is also perfect for narrow spaces.


Olson Wide Armchair
Alcott Hill®

Wrapped in a fretwork pattern, this accent chair is perfect for traditional home designs. It has a curved back and armrest with an extra cushion for a comfortable seat.


Andover Mills™

Classic design is embraced by this accent chair with its rolled arms and curved back. The seats have a sinuous spring frame and pocketed coil construction.


Rockefeller Wide Tufted Linen Slipper Chair
Ebern Designs

If you are looking for an accent chair with personality and lots of color, this here is perfect for you. It has a high and curved back with colorful prints that will surely turn heads.


Bima Wide Swivel Armchair
Zipcode Design™

This comfortable seating space has an inviting medium-firm cushioned seat and channel back. The design is perfect for modern and contemporary-styled homes.


Lillianna Wide Slipper Chair
Ivy Bronx

Creatively patterned with abstract design, this accent chair is a head-turner. It has a traditional style that can fit any home design.


Rodrigo Tall Iron Accent Stool
Etta Avenue™ Teen/span>

Looking fab and glamorous, this accent chair has velvet upholstery. It has a luxe style that makes it a stylish addition to the room.


Pearson Wide Tufted Velvet Armchair
Kelly Clarkson Home

Looking bright and classy, this accent chair has polyester velvet fabric and sloped square arms. It also has a tight back and button tufting.

Now that you have taken a look at this collection, have you decided on which one to get? Which is your favorite so far?

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Head-Turning Accent Chair Designs For Your Room