2204 camel back sofa Stories
5 Reasons to Hit That Secondhand Store
"style sofa and two wing back chairs redone and they cost almost double the price... and a sofa for about $20. Granted I lived with both pieces for two years before I... pick-up a sofa and off load heavy pieces. My home truly reflects my personality and feels... are a sofa, loveseat, mattress & boxspring and drapes. I love treasure hunting at... $1000 sofa or a $500 headboard. Rather spend that kind of $$ on renovating my kitchen..."
10 Secrets to a Neat Living Room
"comfortable sofa in a living or family room EVER. All I see are low-backed, non-reclining... to the sofa and one to a chair, 4. a tea towel over one of the arms of the chair where... forbidden sofa, water and food bowls on a mat in the corner -- we who live with furry... table and sofa console table with enough hidden storage. And I use a lot if large,... of my sofa table, which separates the entryway from the living room. I love neat..."
What Really Makes Us Happy at Home? Find Out From a New Houzz Survey
Great design has a powerful impact on our happiness in our homes. So do good cooking smells, family conversations and, yes, big-screen TVs
""frat sofa." Everyone wanted a spot on the sofa to enjoy the day or evening with... on the sofa in front of a fireplace while listening to the stories of your family... daydreaming. Back to work! Art made by dear friends decorates every room. Makes home both... simplistic sofas make it easy to relax, one of the most important keys to a happy home... on the back porch surrounded by trees and watching the antics of the the squirrlels..."
Houzz Tour: Lovingly Resurrecting a Historic Queen Anne
"The back porch seems like an after thought. It looks too small for the house &... coming back. Sweet Auburn is north of Grant Park actually. This area around the zoo... "come back" in the mid 90s. Very few homes left like this gem. Well.. until... sanded back as if they had just been purchased. The garden which used to be extremely... pulls me back to my love of old houses (I grew up in a house built in 1780). Sigh..."
The Question That Can Make You Love Your Home More
Change your relationship with your house for the better by focusing on the answer to something designers often ask
"chair and sofa have L cushions, rolled arms and straight skirts. The new sofa and chair... laid-back, and cozy, with some old-fashioned classiness to go along with it. I'm... and laid-back. I don't have specific plans for my house yet, but I know I want... modern sofa. It has steel legs and is white bonded leather. Some people may see it... other's backs. A nest where children can blossom and bloom on their own timetables..."
How to Turn Almost Any Space Into a Guest Room
The Hardworking Home: Murphy beds, bunk compartments and more can provide sleeping quarters for visitors in rooms you use every day
"into ones back. My sofa bed has an air mattress that can be blown up when the bed is... on this sofa bed. I think the sofa beds have come a long way. I never slept on a... to the back, and down came the beds. Good idea! You're wrong about not being able... also have back-up futons. No more lounging on the couch til noon or air mattresses on... house back! i am living in Toronto ,Canada please tell me how can i buy or order..."
5 Homes Made for Après-Ski Indulgence
Strenuous days on the slopes require a warm and pampering retreat to return to, and these homes' amenities hit the spot
"take that back.... two idiot comments... ;-) Please keep doing what you are doing. I... conversation back on track! I have spent the last 365 days settling into our new home,... James Back in the " good old days " when many of paid top dollar for decorator magazines... It is a camel color and transitional and I need it! Thanks Joan Becky, thank you so... Togo sofas and watch other people ski in movies like Hot Dog, Aspen Extreme, The..."
Guest Picks: 20 Backless Daybeds for Divine Lounging
"g the back of a sofa would be unfriendly. And its lovely to have room for a dog when... and the sofa back. I have the first daybed featured in this story, the one from C&B... them? My back aches just looking at the pictures. I don't know where my head or toes... for your back. I'd really appreciate a story from someone who uses and likes them.... where my back needs a corner. I would like to see one that has two opposite corners..."
My Houzz: Coastal Elegance for a 1917 Bungalow
Sea glass and beachy colors join the family silver and traditional seating in a 4-bedroom Florida home
"like camel back and wing back, which are always two floors. Weird! My son's name... shells.Sofa: Magnolia; cane-back chair: PJ Newman; end tables: estate sale finds;... lead to a back porch seating area.Moroccan Pouf in silver leather: Rosenberry Rooms;... Gallerie A sofa folds out for extra sleeping space. This backyard apartment is also a... movies.Sofa: Restoration Hardware; rug: Joss and Main The wraparound porch is perfect..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"had the sofa about 6’ away & backing the front door, which seemed like bad... scale it back, with her help. Be honest about what you like, and what you HATE.... or the sofa that is 2 feet too long for the room. Sigh. I really hate to see people... style sofa or faucet for less on the internet (btw, did you know that some manufacturers... on the sofa, for example, that you bought while she was planning something different..."
How to Use Marsala, Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year
"years back. I too think it looks dated. My clients, who loved this color a decade... popular back in the late 80's. At least it's better than last years &quo... to go back. EWWWWWW. Sorry. No. Buy a pillow if you must. In fact, if I tell Hubby... cars and sofas need to be next year? If there's money in it, I'd like to... we go back a year or two to Emerald? Now THAT was a beautiful choice. It is interesting..."
5 Comfy Decorating Styles That Say 'Welcome!'
Send a message of warmth and ease with distressed, lovingly used and often-unmatched furniture and fabrics
"sits on a sofa with pillows, you have to arch your back over them, which is terribly... make my back hurt just to look at them. No room left to sit or lay down---if one sits... them all back every morning. At least these don't have the designer chop. Anybody else... on the sofa. Notice the impact of that one brightly colored graphic pillow! Imagine... picture a camel languidly undulating across barren sands with a worn Persian rug as a..."
Houzz Tour: Picture-Perfect Simplicity
It’s like camping out in a catalog sometimes at this classic farmhouse — Pottery Barn and other retailers love it for photo shoots
"leather sofa. Very easy on the eye. I have always loved monochrome colour scheme with... leather sofa....the shelf brackets, everything! Lots of ideas for my old farmhouse... slipcovered sofas? Nice house, my taste all the way. The ONLY thing I don't agree with... leather sofa and listen to the tales it could tell. Thank you Oh! To live in Basque... got the sofas at nantuckit.com. Even with the upgrades and Belgian linen, great prices..."
Feel Free to Break Some Decorating Rules
"white sofa, or the cluster of three on the pumpkin sofa. Despite mixed styles/periods... UNmatched sofas, the rug, and the colors plucked directly from the sofas and rug in the... black sofa. Even back then most would say we were poor because our home didn't look... on that sofa!!!!!!! I agree that there must be some contrast in style or color for... brought it back from some exotic travels; so-and-so had it shipped 'around the horn' from..."
No Neutral Ground? Why the Color Camps Are So Opinionated
"mill and back. The first murmurings of change are just beginning to gurgle to the surface... always gone back to a certain mix of colors. It didn't matter where in the country we... drape, and sofa colors that clash. And finally, a room can lack color and still be interesting... chairs. Our sofa is oatmeal Irish linen. I'm looking forward to seeing how it looks! I... a red sofa (mistake purchase!) actually looked less appalling once I added more red..."