Simplicity in design and perfect padding has been the bench marks of the new-style classic recliners. They are viewed as traditional chairs that look extremely comfy to recline and sink into. The Dorel Living Slim Recliner is a prime example of a chair that fits that description. Some must be wondering, what makes this chair a classic recliner? We will explore those details in-depth, but we can start with the fabric used, width and height of the recliner, and simple design. All these factors contribute to why the Dorel Living Slim Recliner fits so well amongst living room recliner chairs for consumers.

To provide a comprehensive review of this recliners features and abilities we will be breaking down each section individually. We will first examine the Dorel Living Slim Recliners features and then we will provide a summary review of its functionality. We will then conclude by providing the best perks listed by verified consumers of the product. Through this process, we hope to identify consumers that would be perfect for this specific recliners features and functionality. So without further ado, let’s dive into the features.

  • Thick Seat Padding – This is one of the primal features of classic padded recliners. The thick padding ensures that you have enough cushioning and all-around comfort. The upholstery consists of soft and sturdy beige microfiber that does not have any uncomfortable curves or points. Consumers should note that the thick padding does make the seat much narrower.
  • Pushback Reclining Mechanism – The pushback mechanism makes the Dorel Recliners reclining feature smooth and efficient. We found that over long periods of time the mechanism did not experience any functionality issues. Furthermore, the footrest padding is thick, just like the rest of the recliner.
  • Tall Back Design – This is the Dorel Living Slim Recliners most unique feature, unlike other narrow and smaller chairs, the Dorel Recliner contains a taller back which is ideal for slim taller people and shorter individuals. Even with the extra padding, the back of the recliner does not stick out.
  • 1 Year Warranty – Having a warranty included with furniture is always a bonus. With this warranty, you will have plenty of time to sufficiently understand the recliner and be able to tell if there are any issues.
  • Recliner Measurements – Height: 38 in, Width 31 in, Depth 35.75 in, Seat Width 15 in, and Seat Depth 21 in

One of the primary reasons that the Dorel Living Slim Recliner is a #1 best seller is because of its price. The quality you receive for this recliner would suggest that it would be approximately double the current price it is listed at. Consumers look for deals, low price points, and quality comfort when they shop for recliners and massage chairs. With the Dorel Recliner that is exactly what you get and this has resulted in the Living Slim Recliner being one of the most popular chairs on the market.

However, consumers need to keep in mind that you will not get supreme premium quality with this chair. If that is what you are expecting then you will be disappointed because high-class recliners have much higher price points. What you will receive with this product is plush comfort, space-saving, and a classic piece of furniture. Through our research process, we found this chair to be one of the best-priced chairs we have analyzed.


The Dorel Living Slim Recliner featured with a gentle beige microfiber fabric complements almost any room. It is the perfect chair for smaller individuals to relax in and provides ample comfort with its plush cushion support. Unlike other recliners, the Dorel Living Slim Recliner does not take up much space. This is great for living rooms, family rooms, and small bedrooms. In addition, the neutral beige tone can easily adjust to any rooms theme; however, if you are looking for a recliner with a much bigger personality then you may have to look elsewhere.

One of our favorite features of the Dorel Living Slim Recliner is the high back seat that caters to small and tall individuals. Combined with soft microfiber, the extended support for tall individuals and the ability for small individuals to fall asleep are excellent. The casual design of this recliner is featured with the tufted channel back cushion that is supportive and enhances the plush feeling of the chair. Although the Dorel Living Slim Recliner does not offer wide arms, it compensates with thickly plush cushioned seats, arms, and back.

Many recliners over price themselves and customers cannot distinguish between well-priced recliners and poorly priced recliners when they shop. However, the Dorel Living Slim Recliner provides plush cushion support, soft beige microfiber, tall seating, and adequate warranty support. These features make up the requirements that are necessary for recliners priced much higher than the Dorel Living Slim Recliner. The best thing about this chair is that when you buy it you will be getting a product that lasts and is worth much more than its listed price.

Top 3 Customer Reviewed Perks

Customers were thrilled with the comfort that the Dorel Living Slim Chair provided them with. This was primarily due to the plush padding, furthermore, consumers were thrilled with the easy sliding motion when they reclined.


Secondly, the tall back is something tall and short customers appreciated. This is one of the main reasons that this recliner is a hit. Since it includes the tall back, consumers can purchase it and know that someone who is 5’4 will be able to use and someone who is 6’0 will be able to use it.


One of the perks that stood out in our customer perks was the snug seating. Customers stated that the seat provided ample support and did not completely sink in. This was appreciated because the Dorel Living Slim Chair is narrow and thickly padded, and this would ensure that lumbar support was not compromised.


As we analyzed the Dorel Living Slim Recliner we found that it was popular for very specific reasons. Its plush comforting cushion support, excellent pricing, and small narrow size that took up very little space. These were the reasons that it is popular and if these reasons appeal to you then it is perfect chair. However, if you are looking for a recliner that has fancy features and top grain leather then you will want to look elsewhere. Overall, we feel that Dorel Living has created a great product that is perfect for many customers. Happy shopping!