The Outdoor rocking chair has been a great way to watch the world go by Since the early 18th century. Originally used in gardens, they started as simple chairs with curved runners attached to the bottom. Since then, rocking chairs have spread around the world, becoming especially popular in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Nowadays, Outdoor egg chairs are available in a wide range of materials, colors, and styles, and when it comes to choosing the best rocking chair, you have a wealth of options. In this comprehensive buyer’s guide, we’ll walk you through all the different areas so you can make the right choice.

Clips Outdoor Rocking Chair in Mono Color and Alu Armrest

From Houe

Feel the rocking movements and enjoy the comfort – just relax! CLIPS Outdoor Egg chair is cosy and embracing but still light and simple.

Outdoor Rocker - outdoor egg chair
Frame: Powder Coated Aluminum – Clay
Seat: Plastic Lamellas Armrests: Clay

Buying an Outdoor egg rocking chair is a very personal choice. Where the chair will be used, the materials it’s built from, style, design, color, and comfort all play a big role.
If you are looking to purchase an outdoor egg chair, be sure to choose a material that’s resilient to the weather and will keep looking good year after year.

Classic rocking chair materials like oak, wicker, or other woods are best if you’re using the chair inside. Otherwise, you should consider harder-wearing materials for outside use.

Monet Outdoor Rocking Chair Exterior

From Sika Design

The Exterior collection is made from our signature AluRattan™ which consists of a strong aluminum frame woven with ArtFibre™, allowing some of our most popular pieces to be used outdoors. 
Sika Design relaunched our bestselling Monet Chair as an outdoor egg chair, and now it’s available in an ultra-durable Exterior version that is designed to withstand any weather conditions.

Rattan Outdoor Rocking Chair
Sika Design Monet Rocking Chair | Outdoor Rocking Chairs

Rocking chairs are great for rest and stress relief. If that’s the aim, pick chairs with contoured seats and backrests and accessorize for maximum relaxation.
Outdoor Rocking chairs are also a great way to socialize. If you’re buying more than one chair be sure to measure your space and make sure everything can fit in.

You can also do some exercise!

Rocking causes the release of endorphins that elevates the mood and relieves pain plus rocking can even lead to some weight loss as you burn 150 calories per hour with this form of exercise.

CLICK Rocking chair by Houe | DLaguna Modern Furniture

Click Outdoor Rocking Chair

From Houe

CLICK Rocking chair – most people like to sit in a rocking chair. Adults and children.
The body will rest in the dynamic rocking movements – and you can only agree that this rocking chair equals nice comfort at all levels.

Outdoor Rocking Chair
Frame: Powder Coated Gray Metal Seat: Plastic Lamellas Armrests: Bamboo

Parc Rocking Chair

From Cane-line

The unique and fresh design of the Parc Rocking Chair will easily turn any patio arrangement into the go-to spot for lounging.
Made with an aluminum frame with armrests that extend and connect to form the rocker base and a gently tilted and molded teak seat, the rocking chair offers a comfortable and relaxing experience through its natural rocking behavior and “body-fitted” seat.
Between the chairs unique large aluminum rings, durable and rich teak seat, and sleek profile the contemporary rocking chair is ideal for a variety of outdoor arrangements.

Aluminum base, teak seat and back

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