Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 12:56:47 PM by Suze Boogaard. Curved Sectional Sofa. In his collaborations, Hefer also focuses on the amazing skills found in his home territory. Training with master weaver Ismael Bey led Hefer to the Cape Town Society for the Blind, where Bey had also trained weavers. Collaborating with the society and Woodheads, a local leather company that has a 150-year history, Hefer brings his nests to life using leather offcuts and the native source of skills.
Published at Wednesday, August 08th 2018, 01:12:26 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Nathanael Buysse. Give your living room scheme a contemporary twist with a modernist perspex tray. Take a leaf out of Erin of The Sparkle's book and use your ottoman tray to house your favourite reading materials, a scented candle and a little posy of seasonal blooms.
Published at Tuesday, August 07th 2018, 14:11:32 PM. Living Rooms By Avice Carreau. Designer Alicia Murphy used a sectional in the living room of a teensy trailer she converted into a plush family getaway in Montauk, New York, for this very reason: "If you were to use a sofa and a chair, you would have about 36” of dead space in the corner—but by using a sectional you give that corner life. You most likely will add seating for two or three more people if you use a corner sectional rather than a sofa and chair."
Published at Monday, August 06th 2018, 23:38:59 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Xavierra Aurand. Pelicanus Iris looks more benign than some of Hefer’s toothier models, and the ample lower beak of the bird forms a cocoon fit for lounging. Perhaps the old fable about storks and babies fuels human desire to want to curl up inside this seat. His creations initially have the light air of something perhaps designed for a child, but end up bringing out the child still hiding inside adults — the child who wants to be swinging in that seat.
Published at Monday, August 06th 2018, 13:02:34 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Angela Koningh. The name alone — Chesterfield sofa — carries a certain air of distinction and even royalty. Rising to popularity in the in the 18th century, historical websites note that this iconic sofa has a slightly murky history. It is thought that the fourth Earl of Chesterfield commissioned it when he wanted a comfortable seat that allowed him to sit upright, however, there is no historical confirmation of this.
Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 10:30:23 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Anne Beenhouwer. This dressmaker detail on the corners adds a bump of sophistication to this dressed-up wooden pallet. That's it! Isn't she lovely? The finished upholstered ottoman adds softness to an industrial studio space, and can be completed by anyone with a few extra bucks and a basic knowledge of sewing and woodworking (and I mean basic).
Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 07:48:46 AM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Suze Boogaard. If the Chesterfield is the graceful gentleman among sofas, the Cabriole is the grande dame. Known for its exposed wood and elegant legs, reminiscent of the Louis XV period, the cabriole also has a distinctive silhouette. It was also a popular shape in the work of furniture maker Thomas Chippendale.
Published at Wednesday, August 01st 2018, 13:23:45 PM. Footstool & Ottoman By Isa Van Hoebeek. From complimenting a seat with some extra comfort, acting as an independent piece of seating, being a soft coffee table, to even being able to store items, an ottoman is quite a useful piece of furniture. Want to see more living room ideas? Check out our definitive guide to living room design.