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Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Not Quite the Whole Story...But Close

Mini greetings to you all.  My fingers are covered in glue residue and gold paint that wouldn't quite wash away.  But  I couldn't wait to share part of a room story that it not quite the whole but close.   A few minor details need to be buttoned up or sewn up.  Hopefully before too long the pillows will be hemmed and a decision will be made regarding accessories.
This story begins with a desire to build a feminine high back, curved arm sofa.  I thought it would be fun to collide the femininity of lines with a menswear feel in grey suit fabric.  Of course I do love tufts and nailhead so those details had to be in the story.   
To create a little added tension I wanted to add elements of "glam" with gold vinyl.  I've been seeing gold ottomans everywhere.  Just take a look at this over the top chair and ottoman in gold.

Well here's my story.  Check back soon for the ending.
 A little animal print is always interesting.
Leather and exotic wood are unexpected.



9 comments:

  1. This is very nice! I like that you mixed in the print!

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  2. Thanks. I'm trying to decide whether or not to put in a side chair or two.

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  3. Yes yes, put the side chairs lol! I love the look of this! Everything just matches perfectly!

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  4. Thank you. Glad you like it. I am working on one chair in an orange chenille with interesting trim, gold and acrylic legs. Hope it turns out well.

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  5. Oh yes, add the side chair. I can't wait to see the finished look.

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  6. Ok, there may be some confessions from the trash...found items to fabulous coming up. Stayed up late working on the chair...just needs a cushion.

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  7. Hi from Spain: i love the detail of the fur blanket on the couch. The golden table is beautiful. The elegant color scheme chairs on the lateral will be perfect. Keep in touch

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  8. Your work is amazing. Very impressive.

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  9. Very nice! Love the coach and the fur and the combination of colors with the gold.
    Hugs
    Maria

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