18 cozy kids’ armchairs for reading and relaxing

18 best kids armchairs for 2021 | Mum's Grapevine

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect piece of furniture to finish off your little one’s room, a kids’ armchair or accent seat could be just the ticket. Perfectly sized for little humans, they’re versatile, functional and spectacularly sweet.

We’ve scoured the country to bring you a roundup of some of the most beautiful and practical kids’ chairs around. From sweet rattan pieces to classics armchairs for the cubby, there’s something here for all décor styles and all little personalities.

18 best kids armchairs for 2021 | Mum's Grapevine

18 kids armchairs for relaxing in style

Ready to find the perfect perch for your busy little bee? In no particular order, here are 18 kids’ chairs that you’ll love as much as your minis do.

1. Mocka

Mocka Kids Relax Armchair

Relax Armchair ($59.95)

If it’s longevity you want in a kids’ armchair, this is one not to miss. It’s suitable for use from 18 months right up to six years old, and with a fresh modern design, it’s going to look fab wherever you put it.


2. Adairs

Adairs Fleur Harris Kids Armchair

Fleur Harris Kids’ Armchairs (from $299.99)

We’re madly in love with every part of this artist’s collaboration with Adairs, especially these traditional kids’ armchairs. They come in two sizes to cover poppets of all ages and are covered in exquisite forest friends and flowers.


3. Fantastic Furniture

Fantastic Furniture Venus Armchair for Kids

Venus Armchair with Footstool ($199)

With plenty of pink and a subtle ocean theme, it’s the dream ensemble for any little mermaid. The shell armchair cocoons little bodies and the footstool takes the relaxation to the next level. Pair it with the matching bed for a room they’ll never forget.


4. Hip Kids

Hip Kids Avery Kids armchair blue

Avery Linen Armchair ($169.95)

A beautiful accent chair for bedrooms and the perfect place to rest after a big day of play. In your choice of four colours, these sweet little seats are richly padded for loads of comfort and can be paired with a matching footstool (sold separately).


5. Keezi

Keezi Lorraine French Kids Armchairs

Keezi Kids Lorraine French Armchair ($127.95)

With lovely high armrests and well-padded seats, these traditional kids’ chairs will get loads of great use in the younger years. They have tough wooden frames, child-safe corners and edges, and solid legs with non-slip pads.


6. Pottery Barn Kids

Pottery Barn Kids Mickey Mouse Anywhere Chair

Disney Mickey Mouse Anywhere Chair (from $164)

With a handle fixed to the top of these groovy armchairs, they can literally be taken anywhere. They come in a massive range of prints and colours, and they’re filled with recyclable foam for loads of cosy chill sessions.


7. Appleby & Co

Leather Kids Butterfly chairs

Appleby & Co Leather Butterfly Chair ($161)

Timeless and cool, these kids’ butterfly chairs are perfect for sprucing up underused nooks. They are ergonomically designed with a curved leather backrest and seat for full support of growing bodies.


8. Bunny Tickles

Bunny Tickles Kids Single Armchair

Bunny Tickles Single Kids Armchair ($139.99)

Built strong enough to hold up to 80kg, these chairs are going to be keeping kids comfy right up to the tween years. In four fab shades, they come with gentle cotton covers and solid timber frames.


9. Abide Interiors

Abide Interiors Queen Sheba Kids Armchair

Queen Sheba Kids’ Armchair ($229)

A showstopper if there ever was one – and in perfect proportions for the littlest royals in your family. Made entirely of sustainably coursed rattan, this armchair is lightweight and easy to move from the living room to bedrooms and back again.


10. Jiggles & Giggles

Jiggle & Giggles Velvet Kids Armchair

Jiggles & Giggles Velvet Chairs ($139.99)

Meet the little chairs with big personalities. In trending shades that you’ll love as much as the kids do, they come with a solid timber frame, pine legs and a velvety-soft surface that brings a good dose of luxe to rooms.


11. IKEA

IKEA Strandmon Kids Armchair

STRANDMON Children’s Armchair ($149)

This mini version of IKEA’s popular STRANDMON armchair is as timeless as it is adorable. With side wings for head support, a fitted seat that won’t end up on the floor and a solid frame to stand the test of time, it ticks all the boxes.


12. My NooK

My NooK Modular Kids Armchair

My NooK Modular Armchair (from $595)

Game-changers in the way kids lounge, these modular armchairs come in sets of 10 connectable pieces and can be configured in unlimited ways. They are made of lightweight, Australian foam and come in 16 different colours.


13. Bunny Tickles

Bunny Tickles Kids Armchairs

Bunny Tickles Kids Armchairs ($129.99)

With muted tones and bucket-loads of comfort, you can count on the kids spending many-an-afternoon tucked up in these. They have tough rubberwood frames, a gentle cotton cover and removable legs.


14. Fantastic Furniture

Fantastic Furniture Kids Sofasaurus Armchair with Footstool

Sofasaurus Armchair with Footstool ($199)

Perfect for dinosaur fans, this armchair comes with a matching footstool for popping up tired legs at the end of a day’s play. It’s easy to assemble and light enough for littlies to move around themselves.


15. Dwinguler

Dwinguler Soffkin Children's Sofa armchair

Soffkin Kids’ Armchairs ($249)

These sweet toddler seats are ergonomically designed to provide kiddos with years of fuss-free comfort. They come in a choice of four animal themes and are finished with an eco-friendly and antibacterial surface that wipes clean. Hooray!


16. Artiss

Artiss Upholstered Kids' Dinosaur Armchair

Kids’ Upholstered Dinosaur Armchair ($259)

Packed with personality, this armchair is nothing short of roar-some. It’s fully upholstered for max comfort and has anti-skid floor pads to keep it in place. We’re dishing out extra points for those splendid spikes!


17. Temple & Webster

William Faux Leather Recliner

Kids’ William Faux Leather Recliner Chair ($189)

They’re the ultimate armchair for the child who loves to lounge. Features include cup holders, loads of padding and a multi-position recline. Plus, with a smooth PU surface, they’re a cinch to wipe down after snacks.


18. Delta Children

Delta Children Crazy Shark Armchair

Cozy Shark Children’s Armchair ($129)

Jaw-droppingly cute and built to last, this kiddy-sized armchair will definitely make a splash with little shark fans.  It’s fully upholstered for max comfort and has a faux-leather surface for easy clean-ups. Love that 3D fin!


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