This is what our staging team did to this sofa to make it look more current and stylish. Next, we scoured the house for pillows and throws/blankets.
One of my stagers found this beige throw in a bedroom, and we folded it long-ways and draped it across the “crack” of the sofa cushions – vertically down the back, tucked into the seat cushion, then smoothed over the seat and down the front of the sofa.
Sometimes a sectional sofa is so bulky and provides so much clutter … Try adding some decorative throw pillows (or even blankets), contrasting in color and pattern, to bring some flavor back into the space! This is a super easy update and you can really have fun with what table you decide to choose.
A classic sofa profile never goes out of style, but the last thing you want in a modern living space is a sofa that appears dragged out of someone's attic.
If you’ve got two rooms adorned with sectional couches…..divide and conquer.
However, the sofa is in good shape with no stains or visible wear.Sit on your camelback sofa to determine if the seat cushions are supportive or high enough.Your upholsterer can offer suggestions for seat-cushion replacement, such as foam, down or a combination of these.They create an all-in-one seating arrangement that stands out as the centerpiece of a room, all while making the space cozy and homey. One of the most important tips when deciding to use a sectional sofa or if you’ve had one for years and need an updated look, is placement and arrangement.They’re great for family movie nights, dinner parties and just to lay out, chill and relax on your days off from work. Since this piece of furniture is so large, its placement is vital to the room’s design and overall look.Even though the pillows don’t exactly “match” the sofa, they work nicely in combination and downplay the burgundy bits in the sofa.By replacing the large burgundy rug with a smaller one from the dining room, and by replacing the burgundy wingback with a more neutral chair from the master bedroom, we essentially removed that accent color from the space so that we could create a more updated neutral scheme in the room.If you have multiple seat cushions, change the look with a single cushion -- also known as a bench seat.If you're in love with the red-cherry or golden-oak stain color on the legs and other wood trim of your sofa, keep it as is.Last week I had the honor of training a group of incredible women who are now certified Expert Psychological Stagers™. Sure, it’d be great if we could replace the sofa, but sometimes it’s just not gonna happen.They came from as far away as Arizona and Minnesota to spend three very intense days in Nashville learning the ropes of home staging, culminating in a hands-on staging of a home about to go on the market. So here’s a great example from Saturday’s real estate staging of how you can put a fresh face on a dated sofa.