This is a showstopper. The bold structure, along with the vibrant stripes, makes this sofa young and hip. And the deep wood finish helps the piece keep its traditional lines, allowing it to work in just about any room.
Multicolor. If you've inherited or purchased a traditional upholstered piece, consider having it recovered in a fun multicolored fabric. This Victorian settee looks fab and fresh with its striped fabric (and check out the mismatched pillows).