slipper chair

noun

Definition of slipper chair 

: an armless upholstered chair with short legs

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This slipper chair is cowhide in front, faux leather straps behind. Kathryn O’shea-evans, WSJ, "A Living Room for People Who Love Neutrals—but Hate Dullness," 21 June 2018 Still, a slipper chair isn’t merely an exercise in subtraction. Tim Mckeough, New York Times, "Shopping for Slipper Chairs," 9 Apr. 2018 Cocktail table, Fenwick; slipper chair, Scallop—Oomph; oomphhome.com. Jennifer Glickman, House Beautiful, "December/January 2018 Product Guide," 17 Nov. 2017 The slipper chairs in the background have a paisley print, which seems slightly more exotic. Mimi Read, House Beautiful, "This Family-Friendly Waterfront Home Is Brimming with Nostalgia," 26 Feb. 2018 In the dressing room, a custom slipper chair is in a Mark Alexander velvet, the 1930s lantern is American, the window treatments are in Romo fabrics, the tray is from Serena & Lily, and the carpet is by Stark. Vicky Lowry, ELLE Decor, "HOUSE TOUR: An Art Deco Apartment In Chicago That's All About Personal Style," 9 Nov. 2017 And although the large sofa, ottoman, and wide slipper chairs provide plenty of seating, the air is relaxed enough to inspire guests to grab a pillow and sit on the floor. Carolyn Weber, ELLE Decor, "The New Look of Tradition," 5 July 2012 Halliday persuaded his client to enliven her preference for dramatic chiaroscuro with shots of vivid color, like coral velvet slipper chairs and lettuce-green ikat pillows. Jill Gerston, ELLE Decor, "Youthful Glamour in New York City," 27 Dec. 2010 The pair of slipper chairs are upholstered in a soft, taupe cotton chenille, adding another hint of color and an extra layer of texture to the room. Carolyn Weber, ELLE Decor, "The New Look of Tradition," 5 July 2012

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1927, in the meaning defined above

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