If your home is full of sleek modern decor, you may want a modern high chair design, as well. After all, a large cartoon-theme high chair with ruffles likely won't blend in with your carefully chosen surroundings. And, truth be told, your baby won't care much about the style of that high chair as long as the food keeps coming. Why not choose one that you truly love? Whether you'd like to match your baby's high chair to the more modern furnishings in your home, or you just... don't care for pastels and animals on your baby gear, these modern high chairs will look great and provide a fashionable place for baby to dine.
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Bloom's Fresco Chrome high chair is supremely aesthetically pleasing, with it's rounded, futuristic seat and curved metal accents. This high chair is more expensive than some, but has some features that may make it useful for a longer time. The seat pivots back almost flat so you could put a very young baby in it without fear of it being too upright. Older babies can use the high chair in a traditional way with the tray and anti-submarine post. Toddlers can use the chair without the tray... to sit at the adult table. An adjustable foot rest, washable microsuede cover, enclosed casters and very cool pneumatic lift mechanism make this high chair easy to use and very easy to look at.
Want even more luxury? The Fresco Chrome Special Edition high chair has a stunning rose gold or classic gold frame and white, back, or rose gold accents. It starts at about $750. There's also a Fresco Chrome Giro version in black or white with orange, green, or yellow accents that costs around $350.
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If you're looking for a high chair that is just plain cool, the Flair high chair from Boon may be a great choice. Not only does it look great, with sleek, modern appeal, it has convenience features that make it a true winner. The seat pad is removable for easy cleaning and the chair itself has no crevices where food can get stuck, so cleanup is much easier. Two dishwasher-safe tray liners are included. The height adjusts by pneumatic lift, like an office chair. The high chair can roll... smoothly in all directions, but no bulky casters are visible. A foot pedal makes it easy to lock the casters in place with one step. Available in white with an orange seat pad or a gray version with a green seat pad. You can also purchase a bright pink or turquoise seat pad separately.
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A simple beechwood frame with dip-painted legs is topped by a curved plastic seat and soft fabric padding on the Ovo high chair. There's a round removable side tray, as well, for baby's snacks and drinks. Once your baby has outgrown the need for a high chair, a portion of the chair legs can be removed and it becomes a kids desk chair. The muted colors and elegant design make this a beautiful addition to any home.
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A clear seat shell gives a space-age look to the Moon high chair. The molded plastic seat insert holds baby securely through about age 3, and then can be removed so the clear shell performs as a luxurious chair for a teen up to 100 pounds. The high chair height adjusts with a button on the base that you push with your foot. The curved arm on the back allows the seat to glide into many positions for baby's comfort.Continue to 5 of 10 below.
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The angular metal and plastic frame of the Zaaz high chair is topped by cushy foam for baby's comfort. You'll love the crevice-free design that reduces clean up time, and the gliding lift system to change heights. The Zaaz chair evolves into a toddler chair, and even into a chair suitable for big kids. All of the removable plastic components are dishwasher safe, too. Available in 5 colors.
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Though the look of the Svan high chair is all modern, it fits well amoong more traditional furnishings, too, thanks to the beautiful birch wood construction. This modern high chair also can be used for a much longer time than most. It functions as a traditional high chair first from about 6 months, then can become a toddler seat so that little ones can reach the dining table, and then you can even use the Svan high chair as a seat for a teenager or adult. The stable base allows toddlers to step... up into the chair on their own. The wood finishes wipe clean easily and the tray is dishwasher safe. If you choose to use the Svan cushions, they can be washed and dried as delicates or wiped clean for small messes. Available in white, black, cherry, and mahogany.
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The Zuma high chair by Inglesina has a sleek, futuristic look thanks to the brushed metal legs and curved, molded seat. There are eight different height settings and three recline positions. The legs of the high chair simply telescope out for different heights, so the adjustment is easy. There is a removable, dishwasher-safe snack tray included, and the seat pad is also machine washable. The caster wheels on the legs make it easy to get the Zuma high chair where you need it, and the casters lock... for safety sand stability. The whole chair folds up compactly enough that you can slide it right up under your table between uses. The seat pad is available in lime, orange, blue, purple, black, red and gray.
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The magnetic tray on the 4Moms high chair is reason enough to buy it! You don't have to fiddle with a tricky mechanism for latching the tray in place - just set it down and the magnet holds it where it needs to be. Taking the tray off again is just as easy, even with one hand. In fact, the entire top of the tray is magnetic, so you can pair it with 4Moms magnetic mealware and the plates and bowls will stay in place perfectly. The foam seat insert is super easy to clean, and you can easily... remove it to deep clean underneath, as well.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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The painted solid wood frame of the Blames high chair is available in bold red or black, and a simple white plastic tray sits on top. The curved outer edge of the tray, plus its fairly compact size, keeps baby's food right in front where it belongs. If you want a pure minimalist look, you can use the Blames high chair on its own, but there is a padded cover available, as well. At less than $100, this is one modern look that won't break the bank.
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BabyHome Taste High Chair
The Taste high chair weighs just 7 pounds and it folds up flat for easy storage, so it's ideal if you need to stash your high chair away between meals, or for a grandparents house. The silky quilted chair fabric wipes clean easily, and the tray is dishwasher safe. The tray can be removed and the height adjusted so older babies can eat with the family at the table.