Published at Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, 07:50:25 AM by Drika Baumann. Contemporary.
″Everyone discuss being riveted by Downton Abbey. I assume component of it is the sexy background. It readies furniture! You see camelbacks, chesterfields, English roll‐reach, plus Knole sofas, with they look as good today as they carried out in the 19th century."– Jeffrey Bilhuber.
Published at Wednesday, January 16th 2019, 03:11:56 AM. Modern By Izolda Dietrich. Every person differs in what they consider to be comfortable. Some would like a sofa they can sink into, while others prefer a firmer seat. Which one do you like? Try sitting on different fills to select the level of firmness or softness that you like. Consider if you want the same level of softness or firmness in the seat and back. They do not have to be the same.
Published at Wednesday, January 16th 2019, 00:15:54 AM. Industrial By Ishild Brandt. Once you've considered the light and dark of your new sofa, it’s time to think about color. If you‘re not working with a showpiece sofa, then a sofa in a neutral color is a popular choice. Neutral sofas are easy to decorate around, and can easily keep up with your style as it changes over the years.
Published at Monday, January 14th 2019, 10:22:48 AM. Contemporary By Edelmira Beck. This unique three-seater sofa may be boxy by design, but it’s definitely not boring. The rectangular, dark-wood frame sits low to the floor, making the couch a perfect fit atop a plush rug in a minimal room. Prefer leather? Upgrade to the luxurious top-grain version for $1,200 more.
Published at Monday, January 14th 2019, 07:34:47 AM. Traditional By Drika Baumann. Slipcovers come in many many looks ranging from loose and flowing to very precisely tailored ones. Decide on a look that fits your room. You can choose a loose or relaxed look for a casual effect, or select a tailored look that fits the lines of your sofa or chair more closely for a more formal look. Let your general decorating style dictate the look along with the shape of the piece.
Published at Monday, January 14th 2019, 02:05:46 AM. Modern By Carlene Albrecht. African Juju hats have become something of a necessity in stylish homes across North America in recent years - and for good reason! The hats (worn by tribal chiefs and dignitaries during royal court affairs in Cameroon) are made up of large, vibrant bird feathers, and come in a wide variety of colors. The feathers are considered to be symbolic of prosperity, and they represent all the many positive qualities associated with birds, such as freedom.
Published at Monday, January 14th 2019, 01:31:45 AM. Midcentury By Brechtje Arnold. Hardwood is wood that we get from trees such as oak, maple, cherry walnut and other broad-leafed deciduous trees. This type of wood is stronger and better suited to most types of furniture making. Soft woods come from evergreen trees such as pines and cedar. This type of wood can bend or dent easily and therefore is not suitable where you need strength, such as in sofa frames. So while it is good to look for kiln dried wood, remember to as if the frame is constructed from hardwood rather than soft wood.
Published at Sunday, January 13th 2019, 02:47:00 AM. Midcentury By Mia Foehrkolb. Selecting the wrong fabric for your sofa can be an expensive mistake. Make your fabric selection based on how the sofa will be used, and where you will be placing it. If you are buying your sofa for an area of your home that is heavily used, a delicate fabric or color would be destroyed even before you’ve had a chance to enjoy it.