The 4 seater Chesterfield sofa, the most timeless and sophisticated sofa in the world
When a piece is made with as much detail and dedication as a Chesterfield sofa success is guaranteed. Considered the best representative of the purest English style, this sofa was considered special from the day of his birth and captivated all who knew him. Today his fame has not declined in the least and continues to consolidate as the best selling classic style sofa in the world.
According to the story, it was in the 1700s when the Earl of Chesterfield commissioned the making of this piece of furniture to a famous English cabinetmaker. The count's intention was to conceive a seat in which the person always maintained an upright posture. This request was due to the fact that in the common chairs, the suit of the elegant friendships of the gentleman and also that of his servitude, wrinkled, which he found unbearable.
This is how the structure that Chesterfield has preserved to this day was created, namely a wooden frame and short legs, a backrest and armrests at the same height and a leather upholstery with buttons embroidered by hand from end to end. all the backrest and the edge of the seat, a technique is known as capitoné.
It is this capitone its most famous feature and the one that has served as inspiration for the elaboration of many other pieces of furniture and that is very appreciated in the world of decoration because it relates to the elegance and sophistication of Chesterfield.
The 4-seater fabric Chesterfield sofa is the current model that most resembles its predecessor due to its impressive dimensions and robust appearance. A piece destined to become the star of any room, which will speak very well of the taste of its owners and that will provide all the comfort that your family and your guests need.
It is possible to find them in models of 2, 3 and 4 seats or as individual armchairs. The ideal size for your home will depend exclusively on the space available in your living room. A 4-seater Chesterfield is an ideal choice if you have a space large enough to make the sofa look perfect without overloading the room.
The combination of two Chesterfield 2 seats and an armchair is one of the most used in smaller spaces. The most popular upholstery is usually leather, being very durable and look great in any decor. A more economical choice is synthetic leather, very aesthetic and low maintenance.
The Chesterfield is a sofa that has proven to be completely timeless and will be an excellent investment if you are looking for a piece that will last you a lifetime. To renew it and incorporate it perfectly into your decoration, no matter how many times you decide to change it, you can simply change the upholstery fabric.
Velvet is the second type of tapestry most used in Chesterfields because it gives them a very glamorous look and is very pleasant to the touch, adding comfort to a sofa whose cushions are, in them, very soft.