Decorating Dictionary: Chaise Longue

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What is the definition of a Chaise Longue?

Have you ever heard someone mention the term Chaise Longue and wondered what on earth it meant? Well, now you have to wonder no longer – we will define Chaise Longue for you! Here is the latest addition to our Decorating Dictionary

Today we are defining a furniture item as old as the mountains…

Chaise Longue: (French for “long chair”) is a low upholstered sofa in the shape of a chair that is long enough to support outstretched legs when reclining. This blend of chair and daybed originated in Egypt and is almost as old as the Egyptian empire itself. 

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