By The Book

Cozy up in these reading chairs

With the three comfy chairs our designers have selected, there’s no better time to start that mystery novel you’ve been dying to unravel.

Nanette Lepore Arcata Leather reading chairNanette Baker, Interiors by Nanette
• 516-739-5165

Favorite Reading Chair: Ethan Allen Arcata Leather Chair #822111 and optional Leather Ottoman #722110
Starting Price: $2,019 (chair), $799 (ottoman)

“I love the sophisticated look, clean lines, luxury and comfort of this chair—and ottoman for additional put-up-your-feet comfort. It’s a winner in neutral Devine/Bone.”

Rinfret Baker Moderne reading chairDenise Rinfret and Missy Rinfret Minicucci, The Rinfret Group
• 516-426-6192

Favorite Reading Chair: Baker Moderne Wing Chair #6331
Starting Price: $3,799


“The shape and vibe of this piece is a fresh take on a traditional wing chair. The exaggerated wings and the lower seat make it cozy and comfortable—it’s almost like your own little reading nook.”

Womb reading chairGreg Lanza, Greg Lanza Design
• 516-656-9848

Favorite Reading Chair: Design Within Reach (DWR) Womb Chair in Boucle Fabric #28817
Price: $3,871


“This Womb Chair is an architectural classic whose name says it all. It’s the ultimate chair to curl up in with its perfect back pitch. Plus, it’s wide enough to make you feel truly embraced.”

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Sheri ArbitalJacoby
Sheri ArbitalJacoby brought more than three decades of publishing experience at national magazines to her former position as editor of the Great Neck Record. She also wrote decorating, travel, food and green articles for Long Island Weekly and Anton Media Group's special sections.

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