What is Papasan Chair?
If you were around at that time,you might be able to see the papasan chair in people’s homes and apartmentsaround the 1960s. This is the period in which papasan seats go on sale for salein the United States.
This type of chair comes from thePhilippines, and is therefore considered a furniture with tropical flair, withthe thought of inhaling a tropical drink from ice and coconut which was destroyedwhile sitting in this big chair.
Materials made from papasanchairs also have a tropical design for them, with pillows made of soft cottonfabric with covers ranging from white to exotic red, bluish and green.
The base of the chair is made ofrattan but sometimes made of rattan or wood, and some modern versions of chairshave frames made of plastic or metal.
The Right Way to Assemble Papasan Chairs
If you are looking for acomfortable and stylish chair for a casual living room, a large room, a familyroom or a bedroom, prepare a chair for flock. The chair is very deep,comfortable and cozy, a good choice of seating for reading or watching movies.Papasan usually consists of a large, round circular base, double-pointedrattan. It is available in many fabrics and finishes and is easy to assemble.
Assemble the chair
Your new deck chair will consistof three, or maybe four, parts: base, cushion basket, large round pillow andmaybe a separate pillowcase.
The base will have two roundopenings at both ends, one larger than the other. Place the narrower end on thefloor, the wider end facing up. Many catalogs and online retailers choose theirflat seats with inappropriate base placement. Place the basket at the wider endso the chair is not upside down.
Place the basket on the base sothat the end holds the bottom of the basket, which must be positioned like asoup mat. If you have a pillowcase, wrap your pillow. Place the pillow in abasket basket.
Adjust the basket and pillow to aposition that makes it easy for you to get in and out of the chair. Access yourchair with a pillow or lap blanket.