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Wednesday, 21 January 2009



I would do the orange version of the patten Bob likes, but I love color AND textiles.

I like the look of upholstered ottomans or stools halfway tucked underneath a coffee table for easy extra seating...

Thanks for sharing your upholstery class adventures with us!


Third from the top on the right. Though I like all the roange ones too.


Orange. ORANGE for gods sake. Not roange.


You're not going to all this trouble to wind up with something that looks like you went to West Elm for it, are you? Do something a little extravagant.

Charles and Colleen Templer

green pattern, says I.

Lisa Peet

I'm partial to the right column, the second through fourth in particular. It's just a little thing -- go a bit crazy!

Karen Templer

You all make excellent points and what I've decided to do is ...


Details in next post.

millie rossman kidd

I definitely think anything on the right. (Except perhaps the solid orange one.)

Ottomans are fun and can stand something accent-ish, no?

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