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Sofa and Chair

If the kitchen is the heart of the home, the sofa is the heart of the living room. Let your style and visitors alike rest on your tasteful seating choices, whether sofas or chairs (or both!). In this section, you’re sure to be inspired by the variety of sofa and chair types, styles, and ideas. So, put up your feet and check out a beautiful seat…or many

Tips for Buying a Great New Sofa or Sectional Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on November 11, 2016

Tips for Buying a Great New Sofa or Sectional

Buying a new sofa is no easy task nor should its importance be overlooked. The first thing you should ask yourself in this situation is whether you need a sofa or a sectional. The answer to this question is linked to a lot of different details most of which are specific to the space that...

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Decades of Iconic Chairs Highlighted at IDS 2016 Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Vera Dordick, on November 9, 2016

Decades of Iconic Chairs Highlighted at IDS 2016

Thousands upon thousands of chair designs exist, and new ones are created every day. But what makes some iconic, earning them a celebrated place in design history and enduring popularity? In some cases, novel materials and processes make the chair special and in others, it’s simply remarkable lines and a pleasing aesthetic. Here’s a collection...

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10 Velvet Sofas To Put In Your Living Room Immediately Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Casey Watkins, on November 3, 2016

10 Velvet Sofas To Put In Your Living Room Immediately

You might have noticed but then again, maybe you haven’t. There has been a slow infiltration on our Pinterest feeds and our online shopping. The infiltration of the velvet sofa. At first, velvet sofas seemed the stuff of fancy untouched parlors and your grandma’s musty basement. Velvet showed up on furniture in either immaculate condition or...

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Modern Chairs Always Great To Have Around Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on October 26, 2016

Modern Chairs Always Great To Have Around

Chairs are always useful, whether you only use them occasionally when you have guests over or whether you use them as permanent furniture pieces in your dining room. In fact, chairs are more versatile than that and it’s always good to have a few extra ones around just in case. Folding chairs are perfect for...

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Modern Variations Of A Classic – The Wingback Chair Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on October 17, 2016

Modern Variations Of A Classic – The Wingback Chair

First introduced in England in the 1600s, the wingback chair was meant as a fireplace accent piece. Its design for perfect for this, featuring a high back, winged wides and wooden legs and protecting the user from both the cold drafts and the heat of the fire. Although the design and function changed over time,...

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Choose Modern Chairs To Infuse Elegance Into Your Dining Decor Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Vera Dordick, on September 29, 2016

Choose Modern Chairs To Infuse Elegance Into Your Dining Decor

Modern chairs can really enhance the feel of gracious living-dining space. Small details, unique shapes and special materials can make furniture really special. Fortunately, designers have created all kinds of new, modern, elegant, cool chairs that may be perfect for your home. Artmax, led by Richard Chan, offers distinctive furnishings that can be used to create a sophisticated look. The company’s...

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Hair On Hide Is A Trending Finish For Furniture Full story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Vera Dordick, on September 26, 2016

Hair On Hide Is A Trending Finish For Furniture

Much like quality leather, hair-on hides have a natural beauty. Furnishings covered in hair-on hide have a vintage feel, highlighted by the unique color patterns, hair length, and natural markings of the hide. While they have been around for a very long time, within the past decade, cowhide rugs have become popular, and now hair-on...

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