COLLEGE CHAIRS IN 25 STYLES
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Six Very Popular College Chairs. See Many More College Chair Styles Below!
Affinity Classic Alumni Chair (ACAC)
The Affinity Classic Alumni Chair (ACAC) is the Most Comfortable Hardwood College Chair available anywhere. Amish Made in Ohio!
The expertly sculpted back, Deco arms, and uniquely shaped seat are the keys to its extraordinary comfort. Other college chairs and university chairs cannot compare because they are made of straight turnings in the traditional Windsor style. This is a difficult chair to build, and requires extensive labor and skill to construct the continuous, flowing crown and arms that appear as one piece. The Affinity Classic Alumni Chair is a perfect donor award, graduation gift, and retirement chair. More Details of the ACAC
IF COMFORT IS YOUR PRIORITY, THIS IS YOUR CHAIR!
Affinity Traditional Captains Chair (ATCC)
There is no better way to honor a recent graduate, a proud alumna or alumnus, a retiring faculty member, or a dedicated employee or board member. Instead of the high-volume, factory-made college captains chairs on the market, consider this finely handmade, college captains chair of solid maple and cherry….Amish-made in Northeastern Ohio. The college captains chair is the most popular style of college captains chair or university captains chair on the market. It is a very popular ivy league chair and retirement chair. The Arms and Crown of our College Captains Chair are made of solid Cherry Wood, and is a perfect college captains chair, university captain’s chair and retirement chair. More Details of the ATCC
THERE IS NO BETTER CONSTRUCTED CAPTAINS CHAIR THAN OUR AMISH CAPTAINS CHAIR
“Working with Alumni Chair to customize my chair was a great experience. The company takes pride in its products and takes a personal approach to ensure you get exactly what you’re looking for in a chair. The chair I wanted required permission for the use of the logo, which Alumni Chair obtained and was diligent in accomplishing any follow-up needed to complete this task. The chair itself is high quality and exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend this company and their product.”
President, Admin & Gen. Counsel, David A. Bramble, Inc., Chestertown, MD
Affinity Mission Rocking Chair (AMRC)
The Affinity Mission Rocking Chair (AMRC) is a heavy and sturdy Amish mission rocking chair, but it is very cozy and comfortable.
A simply elegant and comfortable mission rocking chair and university chair with a firm seat and tall back. A classic, heavy, sturdy chair worthy of the reputation enjoyed by the best Amish craftsmen. Although true to the Mission Style and historic American Craftsman Movement, the Affinity Mission Rocking Chair is a luxurious, comfortable rocking chairs made by Amish craftsmen in Holmes County, Ohio. These stately rocking chairs are substantial – tall, wide, and heavy. The AMRC is available in Brown Maple and Quarter-sawn White Oak with a beautiful, golden finish. The AMC chair is a great choice for a retirement chair.
The upholstery of our mission school rocking chairs includes high-quality, durable fabrics in official college colors, subdued non-college colors, or leather in one of several colors. These are well-constructed Amish college chairs to be enjoyed for generations.
This is the perfect college chair, university chair, graduation gift, and retirement chair. Dimensions: height: 45 inches , width: 29 inches, and weight: 51 pounds, Leather upholstery is available at additional cost and extra weight. This chair normally requires approximately 12-16 weeks for completion. More Details of the AMRC
THERE IS NO OTHER COLLEGE ROCKING CHAIR LIKE IT!
AMISH MADE IN OHIO
Affinity Mission Chair (AMC)
A distinctive university chair like no other, with great comfort, finish, and attention to detail.
The AMC’s generous, inside width of 24 inches makes the chair very “roomy” − an alumni chair in which you can curl up with a good book! This Amish college chair maintains essential elements of Mission Style and American Craftsman furniture in the context of a comfortable, modern, roomy, sitting chair. Order the Affinity Mission Chair with soft, leather cushions, and you will have family favorite that will serve you well for decades!
The Affinity Mission Chair is a great choice for a Christmas gift, Holiday gift, retirement chair, graduation gift, and fundraising gift. It’s the most comfortable upholstered, university, sitting chair you will find. More Details of the AMC
WIDE, DEEP, ROOMY, AND SO VERY COMFORTABLE
Affinity Laureate Chair (ALC)
The most distinctive college chair on the market is our Affinity Laureate Chair (ALC), an elegant, stylish, upholstered sitting chair. Amish Made in Ohio.
A very sophisticated, comfortable sitting chair with unique style and the colorful logo of your favorite affinity group, charity, or university. The Laureate Chair is an excellent choice as a college office chair.
Affinity Laureate Chairs (ALC) chairs are modern, Classic College Chairs with French legs and superior upholstery. The ALC was designed to fit contemporary decor of modern offices and homes. It is a comfortable sitting chair with a high back and a colorful, three-inch high logo.
Our preferred wood is maple, with a cherry stain, but we are ready to meet your needs regarding wood and finish. You can have solid maple, cherry, or walnut, if you prefer, We offer fabric and leather. We will make an Affinity Laureate Chair to fit well in your favorite room or office…Amish-made in Ohio. The Affinity Laureate Chair is perfect as a graduation gift, retirement gift, university chair, and award chair. It is a very comfortable hardwood chair. Enjoy a beautiful, modern, upholstered chair that represents your Alma Mater or favorite organization. More Details of the ALC
THE MOST DISTINCTIVE COLLEGE CHAIR ON THE MARKET
Affinity Traditional Rocking Chair (ATRC)
The Affinity Traditional Rocking Chair (ATRC) is a stately, traditional rocking chair made in the American tradition reminiscent of old, English, Windsor chairs.
The most carefully constructed rocker in this Traditional collegiate style. Solid maple seat with a fine maple veneer for a perfect finish. Colorful Logos. This is a very fine college chair!
The Affinity Traditional Rocking Chair (ATRC) is a classic design and a fine complement to the Affinity Traditional Captains Chair and Affinity Traditional Bench. This Traditional College Rocking Chair is 40″ tall; Many colleges and universities promote this university chair because of its similarity to the popular captain’s chairs available on the market. A great alternative to a standard retirement chair. This chair normally requires approximately 26 weeks for completion. More Details of the ATRC
THE MOST CAREFULLY CONSTRUCTED ROCKER IN THIS TRADITIONAL COLLEGIATE STYLE.
Affinity Child Rocking Chair (ACRC)
This is a beautifully constructed little chair. It is sturdy; there is no more solid little school rocking chair for children. Amish Made in Ohio.
A significant, loving gift to a child, which will make a lasting impression. Children love their very own, special college chair, unaware that it can remain in their family for generations. This chair represents a unique opportunity to build loyalty to your college or university at a young age. The Affinity Child Rocking Chair (ACRC) is the best, little rocking chair made. You can be assured that it will serve your kids and theirs, as well. This little Amish rocker is made in Ohio and built to last for generations. More Details of the ACRC
BUILT TO LAST FOR GENERATIONS
Affinity Traditional Deacon’s Bench (ATDB)
Good benches are hard to find. Our Deacon’s Bench is impressive and can be customized and extended to great lengths!
The Affinity Traditional Deacon’s Bench (ATDB) is a unique extension of our classic Affinity Traditional Captain’s Chair and a great complement to the Traditional Captain’s Swivel Chair and Affinity Traditional Rocking Chair. Deacons Benches are built and finished individually. As on our other Traditional College Chairs, all turnings (spindles) are skillfully highlighted by hand in brilliant, metallic gold paint. Our Traditional College Chairs are all made of solid maple and solid cherry and are perfect ivy league chairs and benches. Our Affinity Traditional Deacon’s Benches are most often ordered in our elegant Black Lacquer finish, but they may be ordered in part or entirely in other popular, attractive stains. This bench is a great alternative to a retirement chair. More Details of the ATDB
IF YOU LIKE OUR TRADITIONAL CAPTAIN’S CHAIR,
YOU WILL LOVE OUR DEACON’S BENCHES!
Affinity Mission High Chair (AMHC)
High quality, handmade highchairs are very rare, today. Take pride in this sturdy but elegant, Mission-style highchair that will serve your children well through many childhoods.
Our Amish builders in Northeastern Ohio have designed a beautiful, child’s high chair in Mission style that can serve your family for generations. Like the Affinity Child Rocking Chair, the Affinity Mission High Chair (AMHC) is available in either Light or Brown Maple or Quarter-sawn Oak. Equipped with a three point safety belt (see image) of one-inch black nylon webbing and a single, one-inch side-release buckle, the chair will hold your youngster securely in place. An optional five-point safety harness is available. This chair normally requires 12-1https://alumnichairs.com/wood/6 weeks for completion. Made in Ohio. More Details of the AMHC
A STURDY, OAK HIGHCHAIR MADE IN OHIO BY OUR AMISH CRAFTSMEN
Affinity Traditional Captain’s Swivel Chair (ATSC)
Attention to detail like no other collegiate swivel chair!
The Affinity Traditional Captain’s Swivel Chair (ATSC) is the finest Swivel College Chair on the market. This college office chair is made in Columbiana County, Ohio where there is a longstanding tradition of hand-made, high-quality alumni furniture. All bright gold highlights (hand striping) on this college desk chair are painted by hand and brush.
These are the highest quality Captain’s Swivel Chairs available with an excellent, adjustable, modern swivel base and mechanism. The swivel base incorporates a five-star steel base with solid-maple covers that hide the steel base and perfectly match the finish of this college office chair. The base of this college desk chair is attached to a metal gas cylinder which is attached to the seat of the chair, enabling this college office chair to rock, recline, and swivel 360 degrees. It is an excellent choice for a retirement chair. More Details of the ATSC
A GREAT COLLEGE DESK CHAIR BASED ON OUR CAPTAIN’S CHAIR WITH A “FIVE STAR” SWIVEL BASE
Miniature College Chairs (ACAC-M, ATCC-M)
Elegant little gifts for distinguished individuals in and around your organization. Made in Colorado.
Alumni Chairs works closely with Business, Development, Fundraising, and Philanthropy Professionals to provide special Miniature College Chairs that are an excellent vehicle for honoring special individuals and rewarding loyalty. We build full-size, custom chairs to be presented to donors of major gifts.
We build Miniature College Chairs in Two Styles for Donors who prefer Smaller Chairs that are also more economical than full-size chairs. Many donors prefer smaller gifts because they want their favorite organization or charity to be careful stewards of their essential funds. Miniature College Chairs are an excellent means of honoring principal donors and donors who are mindful of careful stewardship and likely to decline a gift of higher cost. More Details of Miniature Chairs
PERFECT GIFTS FOR PRINCIPAL DONORS AND RETIRING COLLEAGUES
Affinity Mount Hope Bench (AMHB)
Our favorite, simple, elegant Bench with or without arms, that can be used in any room, hallway, office, or commercial setting.
The Affinity Mount Hope Bench (AMHB) is made in our small shop in Northeastern Ohio, located in one of the largest Amish communities in the United States. This bench offers elements of Mission Style and is heavy, strong, and sturdy. It is available in six different woods, and several Ohio Certified Stains that enable you to closely match it to the finishes of other Amish furniture in your home or office. If you seek a solid, bomb-proof bench, this is it!
Choose among Cherry, Hickory, Maple, Walnut, or Quarter-sawn White Oak and in various wood stains. The bench is available in three lengths: 36″, 48″, and 60″. There is an option of a flat seat or a comfortable, contoured seat. Also, for commercial or high traffic environments, we can add “stretchers” that provide more strength and durability. The headboard can accommodate a seal or logo of your favorite institution. A very substantial, well-constructed, Amish Bench that will serve your family or your business for generations. More Details of the AMHB
A STURDY MISSION-STYLE BENCH
YOUR CHOICE OF WOODS AND FINISH
Affinity Columbiana Comback Bench (ACCB)
The Comback Bench (pronounced “comb back”) is made in our Amish shop in Columbiana County, Ohio, a mere stone’s throw from the Pennsylvania State Line and not far from Amish communities in Western Pennsylvania. This sturdy maple bench is a modern piece designed in the spirit of our Affinity Traditional Deacon’s Bench.
We make the ACCB available in six different finishes. It can even be ordered in a two-tone finish utilizing any of those six finishes, and it can be considered a custom bench. Also, because we use popular Ohio Certified Stains, you can closely match the ACCB bench to finishes of other Amish furniture in your home or office. A sturdy, well-made Amish Bench that can serve you well for generations. More Details of the ACCB
A MODERN AMISH BENCH
IN THE SPIRIT OF OUR TRADITIONAL DEACON’S BENCH
Affinity Berlin Mission Bench (ABMB)
A well-constructed, Amish Bench that will serve your family or your business for generations.
The Affinity Berlin Mission Bench (ABMB) is made in our small shop near Berlin, Ohio in the heart of Holmes County, located in one of the largest Amish communities in the United States. This bench offers elements of Mission Style, is strong, and sturdy, and is perfect for any foyer or any other room in your home or office. This Amish bench is 48 Inches wide and 47.25″ tall and is a perfect match for our Affinity Berlin Mission Side Chair (ABMSC). We can install your college or business logo or seal on each chair. Wood and finishes include Red Oak, Cherry, White Maple, Quarter-sawn White Oak, and Hickory. …also several Ohio Certified Stains that enable you to closely match it to the finishes of other Amish furniture in your home or office.
This bench normally has no arms, but we can build the ABMB bench as a custom bench with arms, if you would phone us and arrange for a special bench. A great choice for a retirement chair. More Details of the ABMB
A SIMPLE, UNDERSTATED, TRADITIONAL MISSION-STYLE BENCH
Affinity Columbiana Mission Desk Chair (ACMDC)
A tall, stately desk chair or office chair with wooden or luxurious leather seat for your desk, home office, conference room or board room.
The Affinity Columbiana Mission Desk Chair (ACMDC), a swivel college desk chair, is available in Cherry, Maple, or Quarter-sawn White Oak and in various wood stains. It is a solid Mission Style swivel chair or student desk chair from Columbiana County, Ohio. A very well constructed, Amish chair. The ACMDC chair displayed here is that of medium-brown Michael’s Stain on Quarter-sawn White Oak. It is an excellent retirement chair and an elegant alternative to our Affinity Traditional Captain’s Swivel Chair.
A UNIQUE, ATTRACTIVE MISSION DESK CHAIR WITH A TIMELESS LOOK
Side Chairs and Arm Chairs
Fifteen Great Chair Models…Amish Made in Ohio! Also available WITH Arms!
These are chairs without arms, that are intended to be used around a table – a dining table or a work table. Four of these chairs are also available with arms, and we refer to these as sitting chairs. All of these chairs are built by our Amish craftsmen in Northeastern Ohio.
All of these chairs are available in multiple woods and attractive finishes. Several of these chairs are available with seats of solid wood, fabrics, and leathers. More Details of Side Chairs & Arm Chairs
GREAT AMISH CHAIRS WITH OR WITHOUT LOGOS AND WITH OR WITHOUT ARMS
Custom College Chairs
All of our chairs can be customized to our clients’ needs and tastes. We will also work closely with our clients to design and build chairs of our clients’ design.
Features You May Request in Your Custom College Chairs
Woods – We can build with woods of your choice.
Logos – We will install logos and other images of your school or organization at a variety of locations on our custom chairs.
Multiple Logos – Some colleges and organizations need multiple logos and images installed on a single chair and in different locations on the chairs.
Finishes – Alumni Chairs offers many different finishes and uses Ohio Certified Stains that ensure identical colors of furniture provided by multiple builders.
Upholstery – Our upholstery shop is one of the finest shops in Ohio Amish country and will ensure attractive, comfortable, and long-lasting seating with fabric or leather materials.
Personalized Brass Plates – Alumni Chairs will install custom plates on your college chairs. More Details of Custom College Chairs
WE ARE COMMITTED TO CREATING COLLEGE CHAIRS THAT MEET THE UNIQUE NEEDS OF OUR CLIENTS
Chairs Without Logos (NoLo)
If you like our college chairs for comfort, style, price, or any reason but do not want to commemorate any particular institution, we have a solution for you. Chairs with No Logos!
Any of our college chairs can be ordered without a particular academic or organizational identity (logo) . Ten percent of our clients order college chairs without any reference to a school other institution. They just like our chair styles, woods, finishes and upholstery. These chairs may require 4-12 weeks for completion.
Without a school’s trademark, you can reduce the price of a chair because (1) we do not have to account for the additional cost of the administrative fees and royalty charges that often are calculated into the prices of college chairs and (2) there are fewer materials and less labor required. By purchasing our “NoLo” chairs, you are buying fine Amish furniture at reduced pricing. More Details of Chairs with No Logos
JUST GREAT CHAIRS WITH NO LOGOS OR COLLEGE SEALS