Lifestyle Home This Comfortable Mid-Century Modern Recliner Is Ideal for Small Living Spaces (and Costs Under $300) You can also shop a set of two for under $550 By Eden Lichterman Eden Lichterman Instagram Twitter Eden Lichterman is an Amazon E-commerce Writer for Meredith brands including InStyle, People, Food & Wine, and more. When she's not searching for the best sales and deals, you can find Eden catching up on all things fashion and pop culture, watching reality TV, or obsessing over her dog, Lola. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter at eden_lichterman for more shopping stories and dog pictures. People Editorial Guidelines Published on April 15, 2021 09:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email We independently research, test, review, and recommend the best products—learn more about our process. If you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Photo: Amazon One of the most difficult parts of having a small living space is figuring out how to fill it with comfortable furniture that won't take over the entire room. While a multi-person sectional couch is probably out of the question, a cushy reclining chair may be the solution you need. And thousands of Amazon shoppers recommend this under-$300 mid-century modern fabric recliner. At 34.25 inches deep, 27.25 inches wide, and 38.7 inches tall, the recliner is a great fit for smaller spaces but still roomy enough to be cozy. It's made from 100 percent polyester with birch wood legs, and it has a stylish tufted back and extra padded cushions for optimal comfort. Plus, you can purchase it as a single chair or snag an affordable set of two for less than $550. What sets this seat apart from other recliners is that in the upright position, it looks like a sleek mid-century modern chair. But just like other loungers, as soon as you lean back, the footrest pops up and allows you to comfortably lay down and relax. Amazon Buy It! Christopher Knight Home Mid-Century Modern Fabric Recliner, $293.99; amazon.com "This recliner is both comfortable and compatible with most living room styles, including mid-century modern," one reviewer wrote. "Its low profile and slim design fit well in small places, like our one-bedroom apartment with an open floor plan. The reclining function feels secure and reliable, and the fabric and cushions are resilient." Many other shoppers raved about the chair's quick delivery and set-up thanks to Amazon Prime's two-day shipping and its simple assembly instructions. "Putting it together took less than 10 minutes and was easily done without another pair of hands," a second reviewer said. "The chair fits perfectly into the space I needed, and the sturdy construction makes me feel confident that it will last a while." Rather than settling for uncomfortable furniture in your small space, consider this versatile and affordable mid-century modern reclining chair instead. Shop the Christopher Knight Home recliner on Amazon. Amazon Buy It! Christopher Knight Home Set of 2 Mid-Century Modern Fabric Recliners, $539.71; amazon.com Do you love a good deal? Sign up for PEOPLE's Shopping newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest sales, plus celebrity fashion, home decor and more.