Whether you place it in the living room, the porch, or the nursery, the rocking chair is an icon of American furniture. Rocking chairs are distinguished by the two curved bands at the base, connecting the two left and two right legs. This allows you to sit and rock forward and back in a relaxing, soothing motion. Many parents like to put a rocking chair in their child’s nursery, as the gentle motion can help put a baby to sleep. You can also find wooden rocking chairs on many porches, especially in the American South, where sitting outside in the summer with a glass of sweet iced tea is a well-loved tradition.
Rocking chairs are considered an American invention and can be traced back to the early 18the century Read More