It’s easy to overlook the chair as anything more than a utilitarian piece of furniture. If such a statement gets you in a tizzy, however, Phaidon has a new coffee table book to place next to your Eames Lounge. Chair: 500 Designs That Matter is a celebration of the humble chair, showcasing cutting-edge creations and all-time classics. If you appreciate interior design, whether it’s modern, quirky, or timeless, you’ll find chairs here that jive with your style. Hey, there’s a reason models of iconic chairs can go for as much as $800. Be forewarned, though, you will want to take a load off as you flip through.