Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 10:30:23 AM by Anne Beenhouwer. Footstool & Ottoman. A low-slung upholstered ottoman is an easy, budget-friendly and high-impact DIY upholstery project. And because you make it yourself, it's completely customizable. The first thing you'll need for this project is a frame. Retrofitting a shipping pallet works perfectly. Once you're happy with your choice of a pallet, it's time to get to work creating your one-of-a-kind upholstered ottoman. It's easier than it looks — all you need are a few supplies and a very basic knowledge of sewing and woodworking.
Published at Sunday, August 12th 2018, 01:49:25 AM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Jeannine Buteau. No matter what form his work takes, it is part of an ever-growing artistic movement celebrating individualistic hand-crafted pieces as an antidote to today’s mass production. The mastery of different materials and the high level of workmanship is evident in the details on all his chairs. For example, mere stitching between the sections of leather is elevated to an important design detail on all the seats.
Published at Saturday, August 11th 2018, 13:41:33 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By lynn olivia buskirk. Sectional sofas are a relatively modern invention, and fortunately, they have evolved beyond the versions of the 1980s that were all overstuffed and over-tufted. Actually, according to Furniture of Dalton, modern sectional sofas sprouted in popularity during the 1950’s, at a time when iconic American designers, such as Charles and Ray Eames, redefined the shape and style of furniture.
Published at Wednesday, August 08th 2018, 01:12:26 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Nathanael Buysse. Although an ottoman is often used as a footstool there are a number of things an ottoman can be used for, like as an additional bench or seat, depending on the strength of the construction. Some ottomans can be quite long, and even be used as benches. Also, an ottoman can be used as a coffee table or end table if you want your tables to have a softer appeal.
Published at Tuesday, August 07th 2018, 14:11:32 PM. Living Rooms By Avice Carreau. Article also offers the Cube in white (which I would love, but I don’t find it practical at this stage in our family’s life) and a Thunder Gray (which was actually my original choice, but the Glacier Blue was available more quickly and I liked the idea of a lighter color). All that to say, it’s a lovely color but definitely a blue gray, not a warm gray.
Published at Monday, August 06th 2018, 23:38:59 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Xavierra Aurand. 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 Monday, August 06th 2018, 13:02:34 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Angela Koningh. In a 2010 interview with Design Indaba, Hefer said that he “Pray(s) that South Africans start recognizing creativity when it is born not after it has become successful in Europe or America.” It is certainly Hefer’s mission to bring the artistry and skills of South Africa to the forefront, and many other areas of the world could also benefit from greater attention to the talents the offer.
Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 10:30:23 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Anne Beenhouwer. An ottoman, by definition, is typically a short and padded piece of furniture that is often used as a footstool, though they do have other uses. Ottomans often look like little furniture cubes, but can come in other shapes and styles. Not all ottomans are square; round and octagonal are other popular shapes for ottomans. Also, while most ottomans appear solid, with hidden storage under the seat, there are a number of open bottom designed options.