Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 12:54:42 PM by Anne Beenhouwer. Living Rooms. If you’re a fan of pattern play, go for it! Gray is a super-friendly neutral, after all. High-contrast patterns, like the black-and-white wallpaper pictured here, will help to bring out the dark and light tones in your sofa’s shade of gray. Just be sure to stick to a general color palette when mixing patterns so your look doesn’t feel too chaotic.
Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 10:30:23 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Anne Beenhouwer. Measure, cut and attach top fabric to the ottoman frame. It's important to keep the fabric grain straight here. Secure one side of the fabric under the frame at the center, then move out toward the corners. Staple a little at a time, then move to the opposite side, pulling firmly and evenly and out toward the corners. (This pulls out lumps and bumps.) Secure each side with a line of staples, moving out toward the corners but stopping at least 6 inches short of each corner.
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. Watch out! If your friends find out how you made it, they'll want to buy yours or have you make one for them. You'd never believe this was once a shipping pallet, right? A combination of textured chartreuse fabric, dressmaker detailed gray velvet buttons and silver-tipped modern legs means this ottoman will take center stage in any home or studio.
Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 21:32:12 PM. Footstool & Ottoman By jasmijn van hoebeek. 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 Thursday, July 26th 2018, 13:34:53 PM. Footstool & Ottoman By vera hendriksen. Watch out! If your friends find out how you made it, they'll want to buy yours or have you make one for them. You'd never believe this was once a shipping pallet, right? A combination of textured chartreuse fabric, dressmaker detailed gray velvet buttons and silver-tipped modern legs means this ottoman will take center stage in any home or studio.
Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 12:56:47 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Suze Boogaard. Typically, the back is all one continuous piece without cushions and has an elegant curving line. This particular cabriole version includes jewels in the tufts for added glamour. It is a sofa style that can be as simple or opulent as you desire. Upholstered with a luxury material like velvet yields a much different design feeling than if it were upholstered in a more muted, textural neutral. The main aura of elegance derives from its overall shape and lithe legs meaning it will always lend a refined air to a room.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 12:54:53 PM. Footstool & Ottoman By Adele Dautrich. Here's where you need to be kind of handy. The corners are finished like tidy hospital corners, except you can cut and remove some of the bulky fabric under the corner folds. Be careful not to cut out any top fabric. Pull one side over the corner edge, pulling slightly down and on the diagonal. Secure with staples.