Although the description says genuine leather, this chair is not leather.
It appears to be a polyurethane/leather mix (bonded leather) with a
cloth backing, from inspecting the underside at the edges. It does not smell
as bad as the pure PU/vinyl models that go for ~$100 less, but it does
not smell like leather either. At this price point, bonded is to be expected,
but they shouldn't call it genuine leather.
The second big problem is that the chair frame was welded slightly out of
true, and the leather is attached to the frame slightly askew. Sounds like
I got a dud, maybe you will be luckier. You should probably avoid the discounted… Read more