Shop and buy with confidence when armed with information from this guide to sofas and couches, including tips for buying leather goods. You’ll also find inspiration for arranging furniture, including an idea that makes your space multifunctional.
Rightsizing Coffee Tables
one-half to two-thirds the length of the sofa . Share Too Small This miniscule table ..... well. Those seated at either end of the sofa would have to do some serious stretching ..... Tables spanning only one-third of the sofa length are too small and will throw the
How to Clean Upholstery
How to Clean Upholstery How to Clean Upholstery Follow these upholstery care and cleaning strategies to keep your sofa , chairs, and other upholstered furniture looking better longer. By Ann Wilson Comments Share Upholstered furniture is a big
DIY Map Art
a map decal captures vintage schoolhouse charm with a modern twist. The oversize scale makes it worthy of display above your sofa or on your mantel. X On the Art Map Start with cherry plywood and a United States map decal, and let contrasting wood stains
How to Fold a Throw Blanket
simply fold the throw in thirds. And drape over a corner of the sofa tucking behind the back edge. Fold the throw in half vertically ..... flip in half over your forearm and flop it over the back of a sofa or chair. For the flip and toss method, fold the blanket infold the throw in thirds. And drape over a corner of the sofa tucking behind the back edge. Fold the throw in half vertically for the flip and flop method. Then flip in half over your forearm and flop it over the back of a sofa or chair. For the flip and toss method, fold the blanket in half vertically. Take hold of the middle and toss in
Experiment with your machine's decorative stitches as you couch wool strips on this folk art table runner. Designers Avis Shirer ..... strip next to the first, leaving 1/4 inch between strips; couch second strip in place. Continue couching strips until foundation
Four-Patch Knot Pillow
Four-Patch Knot Pillow Surprisingly small, this pillow packs a punch. Make several in complementing colors to toss on a couch . Share 1/4 yard purple-and-black print (pillow, piping, covered cording, covered button) 3/8 yard purple-and-white
Felted Throw Pillow
This pillow started out as several sweaters and now dresses up a simple couch .
One-of-a-Kind DIY Throws
Use materials you have around the house to create a one-of-a-kind throw for your sofa .
Rooms that Say Fall
of extra pillows and blankets. Toss them onto every seat, couch , bench, and bed in your home, and you'll be feeling the ..... it to accent the centerpiece of your dining table or on your sofa in the form of burgundy throw pillows , and you can leave it
pet bed. Looking for a way to keep your pooch or pussycat off the sofa ? Maybe -- just maybe -- providing your four-footed family friend with his or her very own comfy couch will do the trick. We gave our pet bed an off-white antiqued finish