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Best Children’s Desk Chair for Their Bedroom

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When kids are learning all day at a desk, the right chair can make all the difference between premature fatigue while doing homework or feeling refreshed as the day progresses. A good chair can also help a child hold their focus on an art or craft project at their desk. If you’re looking to outfit your child’s room with a desk chair, you’ll find plenty of colorful, size-appropriate options that will match their bedroom decor and provide a comfortable place to study.

The lift on this children’s desk chair creates smooth adjustments, and you can also slide the seat up to 1.7 inches. This chair is available in eight fun colors, and the footrest is removable.

This non-traditional children’s desk chair is ideal for children aged 5 to 7 or those between 42 and 51 inches tall. The recommended weight limit is 175 pounds.

While this children’s desk chair lacks armrests, it features height adjustment with a 360-degree swivel capability. The maximum weight recommendation is 200 pounds. It comes in three cheerful hues: pink, purple and teal.

This desk chair has a padded seat and comes with rolling wheels and the ability to swivel 360 degrees. It is designed to work on all floor surfaces. The weight limit is 225 pounds.

The ergonomic backrest on this children’s desk chair helps provide lumbar support. We like that you can adjust the seat height between 17 to 20.5 inches with a smooth glide mechanism.

Expert Commentary

Having the proper chair is critical for anyone sitting at a desk or table for any period of time, including your students. These are designed for children or petite adults — and size matters when it comes to chairs, because the wrong size can erode your posture and cause pain. These chairs are not only adjustable, comfortable and easy to install, but also fun in design and colors to get your children excited about learning.

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