Desk chairs have become increasingly important in this post-pandemic world of working from home. For a beautiful and efficient home office, you'll need a roomy desk, smart storage solutions, and yes, a comfy chair.
You might be ready to invest in the latter after spending too many hours hunched over your laptop from the living room sofa. Thankfully, our favorite styles are ergonomic, fashionable, and affordable at under $200.
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Our favorite stylish desk chairs under $200
Louise Task Chair
Create a fancy corner office in your own home with this curvaceous velvet seat. The rich navy hue feels luxe, or there are an array of other shades to complement your color scheme (like a neutral charcoal or on-trend blush pink). Plus, the curved back and smooth-rolling castors offer supreme comfort.
A durable gold finish completes the glam look, but this chair only seems expensive at $165.
Leatherette Office Chair
Sleek and simple, this armless office chair is upholstered in a leatherette fabric over a cozy cushion. It features a sturdy metal frame with a high-shine chrome finish for a contemporary home office. Plus, with castor wheels on the legs, you can easily zoom around your space while you work and multitask.
If you don't need to sit at your desk for hours on end, prefer to be more mobile for creative work, or would like an extra accent chair for your office, a chic stool is the way to go. This glam modern design from West Elm has a cushy pink seat and brass-finished pedestal base.
Ovios Ergonomic Office Chair
For more traditional home offices, nothing feels more authentic than a buttery brown leather. This elegant chair has a ribbed backrest and seat with a tilt mechanism for extra comfort. Plus, the high-backed chair offers supreme lumbar support for long day spent in front of the computer.
You also have incredible flexibility with hooded castor wheels and 360-degree swivel capacity. This vintage-style design would be perfectly paired with an antique roll-top desk and a bar cart stocked with after-work spirits.
Linon Violet Office Chair
Add a rustic touch to your contemporary home office decor with this cow-print upholstery. With a brown and white faux-hide finish and wooden base, this cozy swivel chair brings a farmhouse feel. Plus, it is built with a pneumatic lift to adjust to your desk and computer height for peak performance. Silver nail heads add a luxe finish to the plush seat and sides.
LÅNGFJÄLL Conference Chair
Finish your contemporary home office with Mid-century modern flair. This curved conference chair has a linen-look seat in a silhouette reminiscent of a classic egg design. Choose from one of five subtle upholstery finishes on a white frame with cozy armrests.
Upholstered Low-Back Office Chair
A soft gray design is perfect for a neutral office space where you'd rather let your accessories and artwork do the talking. This low-back chair has a simple curved design for comfort and style. The seat has soft upholstery and high-density foam filling to keep you comfy for a long day's work, and it's build on a durable steel frame.
Carson Carrington Herning Wood Office Chair
This stylish Carson Carrington Herning desk chair borrows sensibilities from the famous Eames Lounge Chair. With its wood base and faux leather upholstery, smooth curved silhouette, and ergonomic design, form and function meet seamlessly. Smart details like adjustable height and caster wheels let you tailor the style to your needs. The result is a mature, professional look fit for a CEO.
Fiona Chrome Base Office Chair
Professional designers make throwing a sheepskin over your desk chair look seem effortless. But if you've ever tried sitting on said sheepskin, things can get a little awkward. Enter this adorable furry chrome desk chair. The entire back and seat is upholstered in off-white faux fur for that luxe designer look. Plus, it also has hooded casters, a gas lift, and a metal frame with chrome base for functionality.
Albaugh Scratch Resistant Task Chair
This swivel chair's scratch-resistant faux leather is hard to discern from the real thing, with natural looking variation and patina. It has a high back for adequate lumbar support, a swivel mechanism to spin from task to task, and hooded caster wheels to glide through carpet, tile, or hardwood. Plus a minimal design is chic and stylish for just about any decor scheme.