These Chippendale chairs are haunting me; I'd love to have a set in such a vibrant color, available at Pieces Inc.
My all-time favorite use of these is in Michelle Adam's home (M.A. Belle). She's the founder of the fabric line Rubie Green, and creator of the fabulous zebra stripe on the seat cushion below. From any angle, it's a winner!
A similar look from Elle Decor:
Actually, they look great in ANY color...
Images: red chairs, Pieces. M.A.'s rooms via M.A. Belle Blog. Green chairs: Art and Copy Blog.
Blue chair: Feedstick.com. Single Red Chippendale: Elle Decor via the Daily Uptown Country Blog.