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#1 +bman

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:22

So I recently updated pretty much everything that I own, and then notice that I have been using a $50 Ikea chair, that probably ain't doing much good on my back. It's not bad looking, but its nothing nice either.

 

So I am thinking about upgrading.

 

I'd like some white and black design, something to incorporates those colors (or lack of colors). Though, I don't know what to look for.

 

What's a good chair, what features should be listed, etc? Also, are there any "good" once that are under $200, maybe much less? 

 

What are the best options?




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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:38

I have been fairly happy with this chair for the last 2 years. It works well enough.



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:41

herman miller aeron - wouldn't sit in anything else now



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:42

http://www.furnisho....iner_2__1_1.jpg
Leather recliner = No brainer its more comfortable than any office chair...

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:49

http://www.furnisho....iner_2__1_1.jpg
Leather recliner = No brainer its more comfortable than any office chair...

I love what looks like a steaming pile of... Watermarked into the image.

 

herman miller aeron - wouldn't sit in anything else now

Great chair, but definitely won't be in a $200 budget. They are over $800 chairs...



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 19:59

The first one I have to say, do not like how it looks.

Second, that just does not work at a desk.

 

And yea, Herman is holy crap expensive.



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 20:13

Chairs as so passé

 

http://www.argos.co....ber/9283574.htm



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Posted 19 February 2014 - 23:38

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:12

Often I wonder whether people who "recommend" an $800 chair actually have one themselves.



#10 Aheer.R.S.

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:15

I would like to offer up http://www.ebay.co.u...f13=80&ff14=108

But it's pricey, I a similar have one, and then bought me some MDF coard and built a base for it to sit on, raising it to a comfy point, to be used as my pc chair, best part about it? I've never felt uncomfortable on it and can easily spend the day vegging out on my pc without it ever becoming unpleasant.. but then for that price, one would expect that..


Often I wonder whether people who "recommend" an $800 chair actually have one themselves.

Well maybe not an $800 one but mines from personal use :)

 

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Here she is, and my now 5 year old daughter sitting on her :p

 

 



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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:22

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#12 OP +bman

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:23

So many useful suggestions lol



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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:28

Here she is, and my now 5 year old daughter sitting on her :p

 

5 year old? It looks like 5 months :)

 

OP: just pick a chair that in the end of the day neither your back or ass hurts; i have an Ikea one and it rocks, in spite that the leather had better days :rofl:



#14 Aheer.R.S.

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:30

5 year old? It looks like 5 months :)

 

OP: just pick a chair that in the end of the day neither your back or ass hurts; i have an Ikea one and it rocks, in spite that the leather had better days :rofl:

lol pic is 5 years old now :p



#15 shozilla

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 00:37

I need a new chair as well....  Leather on my chair is torn up... 

 

I have been looking for a new one for awhile now and find the right chair for me.