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121 settee sofa Ideabooks
Furniture Favorites: Upholstered Ottomans
Bedroom Seating Areas: The Perfect Retreat
"gorgeous settee where an armoire once stood housing only an old TV. We don't miss the... comfy sofa, and it is the favorite place to curl up and read. That is when the cats... Here is a settee placed in our smaller master bedroom... a more modern version... This... smaller sofa at the foot of the bed is a great way to arrange furniture to accommodate... example of a sofa placed at the foot of a bed, with a full seating area created around it..."
The Perks and Perils of Reupholstering Old Furniture
Secondhand upholstered pieces can add character to a room, but beware of bugs, snakes and hidden costs
"little sofa by the side of the road and put it in her bedroom. Two months later she... of said sofa. That story has caused me to take a second look at free upholstered... custom sofa, my partner and I decided to find and refurbish a vintage sofa instead... of the sofas were off for us. However, we have more recently found vintage sofas... seater sofa with a more intimate 2 person settee, so i placed an Google Alert for..."
15 Couches That Dare to Be Different
Break free from beige with a couch designed to bring fiery color, fierce pattern or a surprising shape to your living room
"flamboyant sofas out there just begging for our consideration. Here are 15 outside-the-beige... s old settee. God my carpet upstairs is yucky, embarrassing! I adore that purple... circle sofa looks so elegant Love the blue and pink tufted number!... Curved SofaSix Tips for Choosing the Perfect Sofa If you are going to get a leather... lovely sofa. And it is easily transformed with paint, new covers or fresh throw pillows..."
Pin Down a Fabric for Your Couch
Material, color and pattern choices for couch fabric can be dizzying. These upholstery ideas can help you choose wisely
"your next sofa fabric from some of these beautiful examples.... rolled-arm sofa, a French-inspired settee or a streamlined couch can all benefit from... as the sofa, and the yellow touches in the art above Jan Skacelik's yellow sofa in... simplest of sofa shapes look elegant and supple. It's not restricted to a certain decorating... linear sofa while still keeping the style contemporary. In a Tudor-style cottage,... exquisite sofa frame — vintage (as in this picture), new or custom made — a solid velvet..."
The Well-Concealed Kitchen
"it's a sofa, chest of drawers or a unique chair in the kitchen — or something as simple... of a sofa in the lower left corner of this image tells us this is a kitchen we'd... a cozy settee and a side table for drinks nearby. That way, guests can still chat... antique sofa with the softest of patterns is extra cozy, especially coordinated with..."
Piping Moves Furniture to the Head of the Line
Boldly defining upholstery lines, contrasting piping underscores the strength of a furniture piece's design
Tuft Love: Classic Look With Contemporary Appeal
"outdated sofa or purchase an entirely new ottoman, consider a tufted style: Nothing... pale pink settee is a great touch of vintage feminine against the comfy white couch.... Perfect Sofa This chair looks like it should be parked at the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party... tufted sofa with one that’s simplified and contemporary. The colors in the artwork..."
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"put a sofa table behind the sofa so I put up a shelf (just a piece of wood about... off the sofa in the book knook and put them in the sitting room, and popped the faux... favorite sofa pillow is actually a quilted pillow sham with a blanket stuffed inside... on the sofa that is no room to sit down?! Or so many on the bed that you have to find... with my sofa, rugs and existing pillows. That gave me a laugh. I can see us all doing..."
5 Finishes Pets and Kids Can’t Destroy — and 5 to Avoid
Save your sanity and your decorating budget by choosing materials and surfaces that can stand up to abuse
"suede sofas because they had 2 cats. 2 years later they replaced those sofas with... white LR sofas and a white slipcovered sofa AND a leather chair in the FR. No problems... leather sofas in one room and a velvet sofa and matching velvet chair in another room... velvet sofa...arghh! My hubby put clear packing tape of the corner of the sofa to... leather sofa. Owning a cat resigns you to clawed up well, everything. Their claws..."
How to Plan a Just-Right Living Room Layout
Pathways too small? TV too big? With this pro arrangement advice, you can create a living room to enjoy happily ever after
"leave one "sofa" without an arm. Two identically sized, but not gigantic sofas or a... accent settees.... I speak of the match to the sofa in a shorter length like 60 or... tried sofas and love seats and just sofas with an occasional chair in all kinds of... armed sofas and practical seating instead of two seater sofas which were of no use... using a sofa table with lamps behind whatever size sofa you choose (usually your largest..."
Houzz Call: Send in the Dogs
Have the greatest dog in the world? Share your best design photo featuring the dog you live or work with
"TV room sofa: Akina our 4 month old Husky pup absolutely loves sleeping at the foot... on the sofa...what?!" ....and then there's Bo ;-) mkritt, you're post made me cry... on the sofa, she pushes it aside and chooses the best spot, and the best cushions... a good sofa should encourage one to truly relax! Zara, my King Charles Cavalier, in... on the sofa under her leg - she's just come in from a dip in the pool :) Oops didn't..."
Why Your Room Wants a Small Chair
Overstuffed chairs have their place, but undersize ones have more. Tuck one in and watch guests flock over
"flanking sofas, settees, etc., etc., etc. http://www.lalunecollection.com/blog/spo... on the sofa the host(s) are going to sit so they gravitate towards a chair. This... cushy sofa, and they always insist on remaining in the chair. My mother-in-law... a deep sofa unless she was planning to stay the night. Wonderful article! The "little... between sofa and window, and people gravitate to it. I just love your writing style..."
To Chop or Not to Chop?
Karate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the dismay of others. Here's why
"don't find sofas or chairs overflowing with pillows inviting. Pillows should, first and... height of sofa maintenance! I prefer a pillow that looks good tossed anywhere in the... right sofa and off the floor. My living room pillows have been dragged into the sunroom... on the sofa at the end of the day. Love the energy and passion for this subject:-)... being on a sofa surrounded by down pillows and definitely think their look completes a..."
5 Reasons to Hit That Secondhand Store
"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... frame: a sofa or chair that has already endured decades of use is probably up to several..."