GESTURE by Steelcase

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SteelcaseA Nice Gesture for the Holidays
 
4.5

(based on 28 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (18)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

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    (1)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (11)
  • Adjustable (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home office (5)
    • Office (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (20), Yes (6)

    Reviewed by 28 customers

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    5.0

    I couldn't recommend it enough!

    By Mike the Home Office Guy

    from Grand Haven, MI

    Staff Reviewer

    Pros

    • Adjustable
    • Comfortable
    • Easy to figure out
    • Easy to move
    • Looks good

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        I use this product in my home office. I was hesitant at first because I didn't think that it would fit well with my office design, but I think this chair could fit well in any office! It looks and feels great! I can easily adjust it to fit me and how I want to sit.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        "Gesture" - An Excellent Choice

        By Slif the Cleaner

        from Sparta, NJ

        Staff Reviewer

        Pros

        • Adjustability
        • Comfort
        • High Design
        • Style

        Cons

        • Only Had Room For One

        Best Uses

        • Home Office

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        Perfect for the home office! Seat pan adjustment is awesome...

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        Finally a chair that fits me!

        By Delighted designer

        from Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

        Pros

        • Adjustable Seat Depth

        Cons

        • Not a one

        Best Uses

        • Cad Drafting Supported

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        The Gesture chair is the best task chair that I have ever owned or trialed.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        This chair fits like a glove

        By Sonny Sultani

        from Chicago, IL

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Comfy
        • Sleek

        Cons

        • Arm Rest Moves

        Best Uses

        • Lounging
        • Sitting
        • Working

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        ok seriously sat in every chair in the market. previously had the mirra chair by Herman Miller and NOTHING and I mean NOTHING compares to the Gesture. I feel in love with it at Neocon and had to get one.

        Here are some things that they could still improve on. the hand rest is super dynamic but moves easily - wish I could lock it the arm rest.

        Also, the designer did warn me that the white leather gets dirty quick although stains come off fairly easily

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Fabulous Chair

        By Suzie Q

        from Grand Rapids, MI

        Staff Reviewer

        Pros

        • Amazingly comfortable
        • Arrived Preassembled
        • Like Sitting In A Spa
        • Shipped fast
        • Wonderful leather

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Every Need To Sit
        • Office

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        This chair was purchased to be used at a home desk. This is the most comfortable chair I have ever sat in. I wish I had this chair at my work desk.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Comfortable

        By KC

        from San Francisco, CA

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Functional
        • Stylish

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Office

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        comfortable while sitting at a desk for 8+ hours a day

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Great Chair!

        By TB

        from Central PA

        Pros

        • Easy Controls
        • Flexibility
        • Innovative
        • Quality
        • Range
        • Support

        Cons

        • Bit pricey

        Best Uses

        • Great For Desk Job
        • Multiple Postures
        • Multiple Technologies

        Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

        Great chair! So versatile and gives great support, especially in alternative postures. I love the range of the arms and the recline. Easy adjustment controls! LOVE!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        It Came. I Sat. It Conquered.

        By New York City Wayne

        from NY, NY

        Pros

        • A Standing Ovation
        • No Empty Gestures Here
        • Same
        • Sit Down And Take Notice
        • Sits At The Top Of The Se
        • Sitting Will Never Be The
        • Take Notice
        • Takes Notice
        • The Chair Reinvented
        • The World Sits Up And
        • When Sitting Deserves
        • Where Seating Stands Apar

        Cons

        • no cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

          The pros section will only let a limited number of letters be entered. Should be: THE WORLD SITS UP AND TAKES NOTICE, (or) SITTING WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, WHEN SITTING DESERVES A STANDING OVATION, Makes Everyone Sit Like They're The Chairman Of The Board,

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          GESTURE HAS CHANGED MY LIFE

          By OHIAWA

          from MILFORD, MA

          Pros

          • Arms Are Supported
          • Great For Stenosis
          • Helps With Leg Swelling
          • Leans back
          • Lower Backsupport
          • Proper Leg Support

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Sitting All Day At Work
            • Sitting at home

            Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

            SUPER PRODUCT

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Tried All the Rest and this is the Best!

            By Mike the Desperate

            from Exeter, NH

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • All The Right Adjustments
            • comfort all day
            • East To Manipulate
            • Great For Bad Posture
            • Worth every penny

            Cons

            • Honestly None

            Best Uses

            • Computing
            • Reading
            • Relaxation
            • Work
            • Writing

            Comments about Steelcase A Nice Gesture for the Holidays:

            I have tried almost every other high (and low) end chair out there, including Herman Miller Aeron and Embody. I mean, top of the line. Every chair I've ever used, including those, ends up killing my back sooner or later and cause me to start implementing other measures like adding posture and lumbar supports, which only help temporarily. Bottom line is this GESTURE chair is the best I've ever sat on for extended periods of time. The ergonomics of all parts, from back to arm rests, are just perfect. No more bad posture, no more stiff back, no more humped back, no more pain and discomfort. I have struggled with desk chairs for years and I cannot believe my search... my expensive and exhausting search... is finally over. Thank you Gesture! Thank you Steelcase!!! You will not be disappointed. Worth every penny!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            • Q:

              Is there a headrest available for this model? What is the greatest angle to which it can recline?
              Asked on 1/26/2015 by John from Brevard, NC

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Hello John,

                A headrest is not yet available for the Gesture chair.

                Seat-to-back angle 98˚ to 125˚

                Answered on 1/27/2015 by Erick from Steelcase
            • Q:

              Does the gesture come with adjustable lumbar support? Other sites offer this option for an additional fee, but not the steelcase store. I also can't find any information on this char in that regards, can you please explain.
              Asked on 2/9/2014 by Inquirer from United States

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Hello,

                The Gesture chair does have the option for an additional lumbar support, we currently do not offer this option on the Steelcase online store.

                Retailers and dealers do have this option available, you can contact the closest in your area and they will be able to assist you:

                http://store.steelcase.com/dealer-finder/

                Answered on 2/11/2014 by Erick from Steelcase
            • Q:

              What is the difference in specifications between the Gesture Quickship Chair priced at $999 and the Gesture Chair priced at $979?
              Asked on 12/10/2013 by tom from vienna, va

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Hello Tom,

                For the quick ship version there are no options available, while on the Gesture regular chair you are able to choose between different options (fabric color, back style. color scheme, base color and casters.)

                Answered on 1/7/2014 by Erick from Steelcase
            • Q:

              Maximum weight chair can support?
              Asked on 11/20/2013 by John from United States

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Hello John,

                Weight tested to support up to 300 lbs.

                Answered on 11/28/2013 by Erick from Steelcase
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