Updating a sofa
HGTV designer and Air Wick spokeswoman Emily Henderson has a game-changing design tip for anyone with a basic sofa.It's the budget-friendly way to make that simple yet affordable Ikea couch or dull garage sale find in your living room look both stylish and on trend, and it's much easier than you're expecting.Have an old sofa that isn’t really working for you anymore? If you’re a regular reader here, you know I’ve had sofas on my mind lately.We have worn out old sofas in both our family room and our living room that I would love to replace with something shiny, new, and beautiful."For the living room, I like to change up the throw on the back of the sofa," Emily told POPSUGAR.
How to Paint Furniture Upholstery | Biblical Homemaking Chalk paint is a surprisingly excellent paint choice for old, scratched-up leather sofas. Leather Sofa | Shades of Amber If you love the bones of your sofa and plan to keep it for a while, it might be a good idea to have it reupholstered professionally.When moving into a new residence, it's tempting to discard older furniture pieces and start fresh with new items for the new space.Buying a sofa can be expensive, and it might not make much sense if you've owned your couch for only a couple of years.And that's a lot of bang for your buck, just a blanket and it really does make the sofa look totally different!" Emily practices what she preaches, swapping a new throw atop the sofa in her own home often.