Published at Wednesday, May 16th 2018, 17:27:37 PM by lynn olivia buskirk. Living Rooms.
Futons: The most basic of sleeper sofas also a futon has a metal or wood frame with a single mattress on top. When it´s folded up the mattress "produces" both the back as well as seat of the sofa. While pretty comfortable as a bed: a futon could leave something to be wanted as a sofa since it has a firm together with somewhat unforgiving seat.
Published at Monday, May 14th 2018, 23:52:48 PM by Angela Koningh. Living Rooms.
CONVERTIBLE FUTON SOFA BED: This Futon Sofa Bed has a seam down the middle and permitting you to rapidly click it down into a flat twin bed. It´s great for small apartments: use it as a sofa during the day and then flatten it down when guests come to stay. The white‐cover matches any décor as well as spills could be wiped off with a damp cloth.
Published at Friday, May 18th 2018, 00:03:00 AM by Lily Cornelissen. Living Rooms.
Some choccies on the pillow and bottled water (or wine!) in-conjunction with possibly even some mini toiletries as a little 'welcome gift' shall be a lovely surprise for any house visitor. Hopefully this would mean they go to bed relaxed also happy ‐ not counting sheep.
Published at Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 12:24:43 PM. Living Rooms By Angela Koningh. So we completely redid the fireplace and created a bookcase nook for the tv (you can read all about that project here), which realigned the room much more logically. But even with the addition of a wingback chair, we could still only seat 5 people really comfortably. Since we are now a family of 6, that proves to be rather disappointing.
Published at Monday, August 13th 2018, 14:59:39 PM. Living Rooms By Adele Dautrich. So why does it feel like a risky move? "I think it's the same reason we often paint small spaces dark—which can feel counterintuitive but actually works so, so well in small rooms (den, powder room, etc.)," says designer Caroline Burke of Anna Burke Interiors. "A sectional can give you that maxed-out seating and help the room feel like a cozy nook, not a cramped back office."
Published at Monday, August 13th 2018, 14:12:51 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Anne Beenhouwer. 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 Sunday, August 12th 2018, 19:28:46 PM. Living Rooms By lynn olivia buskirk. The media room in a Boston townhouse decorated by design firm Wells & Fox features three paintings by Mark Bradford and a work by Mark Grotjahn. The light fixture is by David Weeks Studio, the custom-made sectional sofa is clad in a Holland & Sherry wool, and the reproduction Illum Wikkelsø lounge chair by Lost City Arts is upholstered in a Jim Thompson linen blend.
Published at Sunday, August 12th 2018, 17:21:21 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Evi Dijkstra. 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 Sunday, August 12th 2018, 01:49:25 AM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Jeannine Buteau. 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 Saturday, August 11th 2018, 13:41:33 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By lynn olivia buskirk. 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.