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Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair by Ekornes

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Ships out in 12 weeks
Upholstery : Snow Batick Leather
Base Option : Low Back Standard Base
Arrival Timeline : Quick Ship - Ships Out in 4-5 Weeks
Free Accessory : Ellipse Table
Custom Manufactured
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Arrival Timeline - Quick Ship - Ships Out in 4-5 Weeks
Upholstery - Snow Batick Leather
Base Option - Low Back Standard Base
Free Accessory - Ellipse Table

Please note that these made-to-order pieces arrive in 8-12 weeks.

For additional information, please see our shipping and delivery policies page.

Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair
by Ekornes Stressless

At A Glance:

The Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair is designed with you in mind, from the headrest all the way down to the base. With all of the unique features that you can expect from Stressless, this chair will prove comfortable, convenient and durable.

Patented Glide and Plus systems ensure that your chair will work and move with you, not against you. Designed for optimum comfort, the Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair features a cushy double layer of space-age foam that is molded directly onto the frame and a swivel base that lets you rotate a complete 360 degrees with the push of your foot.

What's To Like:
The recline function (the Glide System) reacts to shifts in your body weight. This means you never have to hold tension in your body, like you would in many other recliners. Your head, neck, and shoulders are supported well by the Stressless Metro Chair's headrest. The headrest moves with the chair to keep your head supported in a reading position with your neck muscles relaxed. The Plus system within the chair controls lumbar region support, so that whenever you need it, the chair moves to s upport your lower back.

What's Not to Like:
We're not going to be able to knock this recliner's comfort. It's simply comfortable. So it's all a matter of taste at this point. If you don't like its look, then that's what's not to like. We don't think that the price tag is an issue here because of the incredible value a Stressless recliner is in terms of comfort and durability.

The Bottom Line:
With a striking combination of comfort, function, and balanced good looks, the Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair is the direct result of more than 35 years of refining what Ekornes has preached all along. Modern in its overall design, the steel frame and plush upholstery are reminders of the Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair's luxurious quality.

Ekornes introduced the Stressless chair in 1971, meticulously developing and designing the chair to provide your body with the ultimate in comfort and support while sitting upright or reclined. This revolutionary design has made Stressless the ultimate recliner for the past 35 years.


  • Chair Dimensions: 34.25" - 35.75" h x 31.5" w x 28" d
  • Adjustable height
  • Double stem base for added stability.
  • Swivel base lets you rotate 360 degrees while seated.
  • Glide system that allows you to shift seating positions by responding to your body movements.
  • Plus™ System controls lumbar support and automatically adjusts headrest depending on your position.
  • 2 layers of foam for maximum comfort.

Materials & Measurements

Overall: 34.25" - 35.75" h x 31.5" w x 28" d

Materials & Fabrics:

Durable steel base with top-grain leather upholstery.

Batick Leather:
A corrected aniline-dyed, pigmented and grain-embossed upholstery leather, which has had most of its natural marks removed. The protective layer of lacquer allows spills to be easily removed. Easy to clean and attractively priced, Batick is a popular choice for those who want a more resilient leather.

Paloma Leather:
An aniline-dyed upholstery leather with a combination of dyes and pigments in the finish. Paloma has a natural grain pattern with visible natural marks. The light finishing treatment improves the physical properties and provides a more uniform color. Paloma has been developed to produce a very soft, rich and friendly feel. The preferred choice of those who want a soft, authentic look in leather that breathes well.

Royalin Leather:
The heaviest and most exclusive Ekornes leather type. Royalin is an aniline-dyed, upholstery leather with a natural pebbled grain with visible natural marks. A very light surface treatment has been added for protection. A natural leather that breathes well, it has a soft feel and a rich, warm glow.

About The Manufacturer

Ekornes StresslessEkornes® Stressless®

Comfort is the primary goal of the entire Stressless line. Since 1971, when they first introduced themselves to the world, Ekornes has been interested in bringing the world's most comfortable seating experience to a wider and wider audience.

Ekornes is a Norwegian company, and they made their name and reputation on the Stressless line of home furnishings. While the Stressless Recliner is undoubtedly their most significant product in a historical sense, the Ekornes Stressless Sofa concedes no ground when it comes to the three most important aspects of home furnishing design; comfort, support, and style. In this sense the sofas are not redundant products, but serious and inspired variations and continuations on a theme; total comfort, total relaxation, total balance and fit. The principles of the Ekornes lines were laid out in detail with the first recliners, but only with the advent of the Ekornes Stressless Sofa has the fullness of their vision come into clear focus.

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Comments about Ekornes Stressless Metro Low-Back Chair:

Finally a Stressless chair that can work well in a room with other contemporary and transitional furniture styles!
Not as plush as the more "stuffed" Stressless chairs, but otherwise nicely comfortable.
Not cheap, and hopefully it will last as long as another Stressless that I've owned for ten years and, although used daily, looks brand new.

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Shipping & Delivery

Please note that these made-to-order pieces arrive in 8-12 weeks.

For additional information, please see our shipping and delivery policies page.

Product Q&A


Frame: warranted for 10 years
Foam casings: warranted for 5 years
Wood base: warranted for 5 years
Leather/fabric: warranted for 1 year

Ekornes guarantees the internal mechanism of our recliners for a period of 10 years from the date of purchase of the product. The 10 year guarantee covers the Plus™-system and the internal metal frame, including the metal springs and gliding system. It does not cover damage to leather or woodwork or any faults or damage caused by the use of the product other than in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations, as well as any faults or damage arising from any repairs made by any persons not authorized by the manufacturer.