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16 Exuberant Armchairs to Give a Room Splash and Dash
Matching living room sets? Yawn. Change things up with armchairs arrayed in bright colors and bold patterns
Chaise, Divan, Daybed, Settee: What's the Difference?
Seeking the right furniture piece for lounging, sitting or even snoozing? We clear up the confusion in terms
"standard sofa (i.e. not quite as petite or upright as a settee), but I may be wrong... common are sofa-beds. I had it in my living room and cottage. Some designs are similar... used as sofa or "L-shape sectional" where long side transforms to bed. Third design... single "sofas" that head board pulled and back cushion inserted in the gap gives you... see such sofa-beds space savers in North America, unfortunately, I like them I grew..."
Junk-Storing Garage Becomes a Cabana Getaway
"behind the sofa? The sofa seems to fit wall-to-wall...and there doesn't appear to be any... of the sofa)? What am I missing? You need to kneel (or stand) on the sofa to access... Love the sofa! Know who makes it, where it's available for purchase? The wicker chairs... chairs and sofa look like they are from IKEA Love to see a before picture. Hi all! The... that the sofa is from Restoration Hardware. Back with more info in a bit! lsausele,..."
A Romp Through Pet-Friendly Materials
Deceptively durable, these stylish flooring materials and fabrics let you give Fluffy the run of the house
"bought our sofa and love seat, we tried to find something in a color that would not show... Leather sofas in the sun room. I am aware of the LP problems with my dogs and want... microfiber sofa, bar stools and have recovered dining room chairs also. I had washable... plaid on sofa which has faded a bit from sun, but no pulls in 15+ years. & fur--a losing... of my sofa to keep the cats from scratching the spots they love best. Now they stretch..."
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... on that sofa!!!!!!! I agree that there must be some contrast in style or color for... black sofa. Even back then most would say we were poor because our home didn't look... over the sofa "rule" from the past. I want to take this opportunity to thank you and..."
11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms
Boost a tiny living room's social skills with an appropriate furniture layout — and the right mind-set
"our 76" sofa. Right now, we are still using a 32" round Heywood Wakefield, but it's... large sofas opposite each other. It works perfectly. Oh a cozy living room? Yes... seat as sofa tip - only really works if you don't have friends or hate having people... chairs. Sofa with round back is capable take more than 3 people, I believe there no... wall from sofa instead of shelves flat TV. Couple of big pillows on the floor and kids..."
Love Your Living Room: Upsize a Small Space
Learn clever decorating tricks for giving your living room a more spacious feel and a bigger personality
"oversized sofas. The other rooms are nice though. Roots & Rafters - F&B Drawing Room... antique sofas and armchairs, as they often have more modest and upright arms, rather... modern sofas. By the way, armless chairs, to me, should be severely excluded from... placed the sofa across the room. It not only gives the optical illusion that the room... since my sofa has legs as well. I find that breaking up a few pieces that dont have..."
When Your Tastes Clash: How to Design and Decorate as a Couple
Want to keep the peace? Work with both of your styles when remodeling, decorating or building new, for a home that feels right to all
""Does this sofa reflect our design asthetic?" its "Will this sofa survive juice stains... just went sofa shopping with a client whose biggest requirement was that it be able to... Hardware sofa covered in amazing indoor/outdoor fabric that felt just like woven cotton... chose the sofa." It's true that it 's never just about the curtain rods but these little... yr old sofas and cardboard boxes for a coffee table. Colour on the walls would be..."
No Neutral Ground? Why the Color Camps Are So Opinionated
"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... brown sofa that is so much more versatile for design), but for the time I still lived... a red sofa. I told her I could work with anything...and I can. However, I find..."
A Beginner's Mini Guide to Buying Antiques
Experience the thrill of the hunt without ignorance ruining the spoils, with this guide to antiquing for novice buyers
"than the sofa. You can still get a lovely, custom, antique sofa for not much more... end new sofas. If you find a sofa for only a few hundred dollars that has mahogany... have one sofa that my mom bought at an auction that in my lifetime has been reupholstered... cranberry sofa on your website, it costs $645. If if costs $300 to ship, that's nearly... antique sofas in need of re-upholstery and re-springing can be found for a couple hundred..."
Guessing Game: What Might Our Living Rooms Say About Us?
Take a shot on your own or go straight to just-for-fun speculations about whose homes these could be
"current sofa, which as you can see from the photo of our living room is a bit beaten... Petrie Sofa and is comfy...but not as stain resistant as they claim (purchased before... married with sofa from the bachelor pad, and chair from Mom, or thrift store. Work a lot... living room sofa has a tear in the arm where Grandpa read stories to now growing grandchildren... off the sofa with his nose so he could make himself comfortable. That's why his poodle-doo..."
Houzz Call: Send in the Design Cats
Post your best photo of your cat at home, in the garden or with you in your studio. It could be published in a featured ideabook
"on our sofa, relaxing on my daughters beanbag and checking out Xmas decor on the... of the sofa, giving me a designer chop on a pillow, looking for the mouse. After... leather sofa. The arms are now highly sueded, shabby chic. They seem very proud of... of the sofa soaking up all the attention. She sleeps next to my desk in her round... on the sofa at night. Isn't she a pretty little girlie? We just finished the building..."
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... 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... sure your sofa is unique. Check out the multicolored buttons. Daring ShapesMost couches..."
9 Pointers for Perfectly Styled Pillows
If your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines are tailor made for you
"Or the sofas with so many pillows that you can't sit on them. It's time to talk about... down on sofa, side chair or bed 3) stand it upright 4)take hand as if you were a blackbelt... match the sofa. A white sofa with white pillows is just too much (unless you know you're... match. The sofa simply provides the blank sheet.This sofa's pillows do break our livability... of the sofa. But wow, what colors and fabrics! The combo is a statement, and it's..."
Budget-friendly Home Makeover Ideas
"tired sofas with slipcovers, or layers of textiles and pillows. Take a fresh look... makes that sofa on wheels. A similar green paint color is Benjamin Moore Agave AF-420... a new sofa, but can't afford one? Measure your sofa length and width and look for... basic sofa. Try mixing patterns and colors, and layering throws and pillows like..."