There are many interesting facts surrounding furniture and its history. In medieval times, noblemen or those in higher classes of society primarily used chairs. The most notable of these are thrones. The lower classes of people sat on the floor or perched themselves on backless stools. The word “couch” comes from an Old French term meaning “to recline”.
While the sales of new home furnishing slowed after the housing market crash and following recession in 2008, the rates has begun to trend upward again in 2012 to 2013. Today, many people are seeking designer furniture pieces, including the ghost chair and other high end pieces.
There are many examples of designer chairs, including those designed by Eames and Phili