Herman Miller Office Chairs
Spruce up your office with luxurious Herman Miller Office Chairs, that exude class and elegance. These stylish chairs are the perfect addition to any office space and known for their renowned design and also their durability, longevity, and commitment to the environment . Each chair is ergonomically designed and comfortable to use, providing ample body and back support for long days in the office. Take a look at our range below and find the most suitable chair for your workspace!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a Herman Miller Chair?
Herman Miller Is an American Company that has existed for over 100 years. Specialising in furniture, Herman Miller pushed design boundaries by placing an emphasis on style, innovation and new technologies. Herman Miller became know for their outstanding chair ranges once they partnered with some of the world’s leading legendary designers, including George Nelson and Charles & Ray Eames. The brand become synonymous for “modern” furniture design and continued its tradition of creating statement pieces that have become classics of industrial design.
Where to buy Herman Miller Chairs?
Herman Miller is an American company partnering with designers from all over the world. Their Headquarters is in Michigan USA, with production facilities around the globe including, United States, China, Italy and the United Kingdom. In Australia Herman Miller Chairs are offered to the Corporate and public market by a chain of authorised resellers in each region. In NSW Seated has achieved an outstanding reputation for offering custom designed Herman Miller product as well as stocking, the Aeron Chair, Mirra 2 Chair, Setu Chair, Sayl Chair and Embody Chair.
Seated Showroom and Warehouse is based on the Wharf in Black Wattle Bay, Rozelle, 5 minutes from Sydney CBD.
The Showroom is open to Public Monday to Saturday.
How to tell if a Herman Miller Chairs is Authentic?
Always purchase your Herman Miller Chair from an Authorised Dealer, Seated is an Authorised dealer for Herman Miller products in NSW.If you can see one of these Herman Miller logomarks on your product, you know it’s authentic:
All Herman Miller classic designs come with a certificate of authenticity. In addition, some have a medallion attached to certify their authenticity.
Your product may also have a label attached to it. For a chair, this is often on the underside of the seat. The manufacturing label identifies it as a Herman Miller product, includes date of manufacture and manufacturing site and contains a unique product number.
Which Herman Miller Chair should I buy?
The amazing thing about Herman Miller’s ultimate chair line up is that there’s something for everyone. If you are looking for an ergonomic chair with stylish design, or a chair to relieve the symptoms of lower back pain, or if your just looking for some extra support for long hours of sitting, Herman Miller has a Chair for you. You can find or design your own chair for the home office, to suit your style and colour palette and allows for basic web browsing, portable laptop setups, or modern sit to stand desks.
Each chair has a selection of unique or primary features, and it’s up to the user to select the options that work for them!
Key features – What are you looking for in an office chair? Does it need to be ergonomic, provide support or alleviate lower back pain? Would you rather choose for comfort and shape or design and style? Always consider the movement and control mechanisms on the chair and whether or not they match your needs. Is the chair easy to adjust and provide support while in relaxed and in working seated postures
Chair anatomy – Select a chair with a shape and frame structure that suits your body size, your movement and working habits, sitting posture and allows for comfort. Herman Miller chairs are designed to move allowing for active motion, even while sitting in a chair, remember to think of your working posture as well as relaxed sitting postures. Ensure you can lock the chair in an upright posture when working.
Materials – Think of the materials the chair is composed of, the frame and support mechanism of the chair, and the mesh or fabric used for Back and Seat support. Do you like the touch and feel of the materials? Do you have any allergies or sensitivities? Each Herman Miller Chair has its own design and construction story so you can be sure that the product is sustainable with an eco-friendly footprint.
Style – Herman Miller Chairs are known to be stylish and refined. There are a lot of designs to choose from, too. You can go with a classic styled Aeron or Setu Chair, or a more modern Cosm or Embody Chair. Be bold and customise your own chair to suit your own individual taste and style.
Seated’s top Herman Miller Chair picks:
Herman Miller Aeron Remastered Chair - The design classic now remastered and updated for the Modern Home office
Three sized options for the best fit, A Small, B Medium, C Large
Great ergonomics with an updated “easy to use” control mechanism
The Aeron classic design look and style
Depth adjustable Posturefit SL support
The top selling and most popular Herman Miller chair, is the Aeron. With its instantly recognisable shape and design, the Aeron Chair’s curved frame surrounding the Mesh Pellicle Backrest and Seat is now equipped with an adjustable Posturefit SL support. The Aeron pioneered the ergonomic re-design of executive office chairs with its fully adjustable design that allows you to create the perfect custom level of comfort and movement, while still being able to lock the chair in a flat or forward tilt working posture.
The Herman Miller Aeron chair isn’t cheap but when you weigh the cost over the long warranty period and life of the chair, the long term benefits outweigh the cost. The Aeron Chair includes ergonomic features that encourage a healthy posture, as well as fine control over seat height, seat tilt, armrests and recline mechanism. There are several models to choose from, the standard Graphite Aeron, Polished Aluminium Aeron, or Mineral Satin Aeron.
Herman Miller Aeron Chair, a classic for a reason.
Herman Miller Mirra 2 Chair – a practical solution for movement based chair design
Stylish and functional
Fully adjustable including Seat Depth
Two back design options
Breathable Backrest or Mesh Back and Seat
Smooth recline and forward tilt mechanism
The Mirra 2 Chair by Herman Miller is designed to fit like a trusted running shoe providing support where it matters most. Based on movement the chair is responsive and supportive, whilst allowing your body to move, stretch and reach out naturally. It features a Harmonic 2 tilt mechanism that provides a balanced feel when you recline the chair by naturally mirroring the body’s movements. Hence the name Mirra.
The Mirra 2 has two back options:
Mirra 2 TriFlex – a flexible back for a firm feel and ultimate support when optioned with an adjustable Lumbar Support
Mirra 2 Butterfly - an ultra-responsive back with a softer mesh feel
Both chairs feature the woven mesh seat that distributes your weight evenly and allows for air circulation while seated, and is optional with a fold down seat depth adjustment.
You can also custom design your very own Mirra 2 Chair in a variety of colourways. Custom designed chairs are imported to order in Australia and have a long lead time.
Herman Miller Mirra 2 Triflex Custom Chair
Herman Miller Mirra 2 Butterfly Custom Chair
Herman Miller Sayl Chair – a more budget conscious seating solution
Striking geometric structure
Rounded back design to support spinal curvature
Perforated webbed back for airflow
If you like the Aeron and Mirra Chairs but they are a stretch on your budget, consider the Sayl Chair. A smaller chair designed with cost sensitive materials but with all the looks and support you would expect from a Herman Miller chair. Featuring a firm webbed plastic back which offers increased airflow, Sayl chairs are perfectly suited to offices situated in warmer climates or for seated users who find an upholstered chair back, hot and uncomfortable.
If the chair anatomy reminds you of something, think of the Golden Gate Bridge suspension system, and you will recognise the inspiration for the chairs design. This striking Y-Tower design, back curvature and ventilated elastomer webbing combine to create an amazing looking chair that provides plenty of spinal support and comfort. The foam upholstered seat is designed for all day sitting and can be optioned with a seat slide for taller users.
You can also custom design your Sayl Chair with bright Elastomer back colours and seat fabrics, and add features like an adjustable lumbar support, remember options will not only cost extra, but will also increase the lead time, as custom designed chairs are imported to order.
Herman Miller Custom Designed Sayl Chair
Herman Miller Setu Chair – the minimalist design choice
Flexible and comfortable
Lightweight minimal design
Easy to use
If you’re after a recognisable Herman Miller chair that isn’t too expensive, for the home office or small space the Setu chair may be the perfect pick for you. With minimalism and ease of use in mind, the Setu chair was created with a flexible spine that self adjusts and responds to your movement.
The Setu’s lightweight design, and easy moveability make it a great choice for the active office or use as a side or meeting chair. With no manual controls, apart from seat height, the chairs support panels are designed to adjust and respond to your body giving every user an individual fit.
The Setu chair while light on ergonomics is sexy and effective. If your after a chair with the Herman Miller “look” and don’t spend all day seated it would be a great choice at a sensible price. In Australia Setu is stocked in Lyris Mesh with Scroll Arms and….base.
Herman Miller Setu Chair
Setu chair can also be custom designed with a choice of six colour options, Arm options and either white or black frames. Custom designed chairs are imported to order in Australia and have a long lead time.
Herman Miller Setu Custom Chair
Herman Miller Embody Chair - The ultimate Herman Miller chair designed for long sitting and support
Designed for ergonomic healthy sitting
Fully adjustable pixelated backrest
Four-layered seat cushion for maximum comfort
For those who take sitting seriously, the Embody chair has been designed by Herman Miller from the ground up with comfort and ergonomics in mind. If your work involves long periods of sitting all day, the Embody chair was built to make this a lot easier on your body. Featuring a unique backfit adjustment that allows you to tune the chair tilt and motion to your spine, the chair is designed to move with your natural pivot points, to create the ultimate healthy sitting position
Embody was ergonomically designed with a sense of purpose. Its high pixelated backrest provides full adjustable back support and has a narrow shape to allow for easy shoulder and arm motion. Sit with confidence on a seat created with four breathable layers for comfort and airflow while seated.
The Herman Miller Embody chair is aimed at the high end of the market and is packed with unique premium features and promises unparalleled long term sitting comfort.
Herman Miller Embody Chair
You can design your own Embody Chair with a great selection of fabrics, and custom finishes to suit your office space and be as individual as you are. Custom designed chairs are imported to order in Australia and have a long lead time.
Herman Miller Custom Designed Embody Chair
Herman Miller Cosm Chair – Herman Millers solution for the modern office, smart, luxurious and self-adjusting
Fantastic modern streamlined styling
Three back heights
Self-adjusting smart tilt mechanism
One of Herman Millers latest releases is the Cosm Chair showcasing modern design and the latest technology in self adjusting auto harmonic mechanisms. Designed to maximise seated support and movement the Cosm Chairs Intercept Suspension conforms to your body to provide dynamic spinal support. Cosm is designed to be temperature neutral with the airflow generating perforated intercept Backrest and Seat.
With three back heights, three different arm options including the leaf design and 6 modern colours, there is definitely a Cosm Chair for you.
Cosm is stocked in Australia in limited colours and arm styles in each back height. You can also design and custom order your Cosm chair with Seated to be imported specifically for you, with a longer lead time.
Herman Miller Cosm Low Back Chair
Herman Miller Cosm Mid Back Chair
Herman Miller Cosm High Back Chair
Is the Herman Miller Aeron Chair worth it?
Introduced in 1994, the Aeron was designed to cradle a person in any posture by Bill Stumpf and materials expert Don Chadwick. They engineered the tilt mechanism so the seat and backrest moved together in one motion for more supportive reclining. They also reinvented the back support mechanism by creating an elastic polymer mesh or pellicle. The Aeron chair became what New York magazine dubbed a “dotcom throne” an Iconic status symbol in Seating, instantly recognised and wanted by office designers and home users worldwide. It was redesigned and refined in 2016
How long do Herman Miller Chairs last?
Herman Miller Chairs have a tried and tested history of longevity in the workplace and home office, with original Aeron chairs from 2 decades ago still used and functioning in the Australian corporate office. All current Herman Miller Chairs come with an inclusive manufacturer’s warranty. The warranty covers everything—including electrical components, casters, pneumatic cylinders, tilts, and all moving mechanisms.
Herman Miller’s Australian Warranty is 12 Years over 3 shifts, but you should expect your Herman Miller Chair to give you many years of unparalleled comfort and support.