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  • How to Make Your Sofa the Focal Point of Your Room : Sofa Styling Tips

    A sofa is the centrepiece of your living room. It’s where you relax, watch TV, and entertain guests. Making your sofa the focal point of your room can enhance the overall look and feel of your living space. In this blog, we will discuss how you can make your sofa the star attraction of your room.

    Choose the Right Material

    Choosing the right material to upholster your sofa is crucial to make it both stand out and yet subtly blend in.  The wide range of options available for sofa upholstery can sometimes feel a little bit overwhelming. However, it’s important to choose a material that complements your living room’s overall style and colour scheme. Leather, velvet, and linen are some popular options for sofa upholstery that can give your sofa a luxurious and sophisticated look. Whatever you choose, make sure that it’s something that fits with the style of your room without blending in too much.

    Choosing the Right Sofa Size

    When choosing a sofa, it’s essential to consider the size of your living room. A large sofa can overwhelm a small living room and make it feel utterly cramped, while a small sofa can end up getting swallowed up by a large room. It’s important to choose a sofa size that actually complements the size of your living room. It’s also a good idea to consider the number of people who will actually be using the sofa so that you can choose a size that accommodates everyone comfortably.

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    Placing the Sofa in the Right Spot

    Once you’ve chosen the right sofa, it’s important to place it in the right spot in your living room. The best place to put your sofa is against a wall or in the corner of the room if you are restricted for room. This will create a focal point and make it look more inviting. If you have a large living room, you can also place your sofa or sofas in the middle of the room. This will create a more open and airy feel to the room. Just be careful since you don’t want to disrupt the flow of the room overall.

    Adding Accent Pieces to Draw Attention to the Sofa

    You can add accent pieces to draw attention to your sofa once you’ve placed it in the right spot. Some good options for accent pieces include throw pillows, blankets, vases, and plants. These accent pieces can add colour and texture to your living room and bring the decor together.

    Beautiful Sofa Reupholstery with Westcote Design

    If you want to make your existing sofa the focal point of your room, consider sofa reupholstery. Westcote Design offers sofa reupholstery in Oxfordshire and the surrounding counties.  This can transform your sofa into a beautiful centrepiece for your living room. Save money on your you old sofa and give it a new lease of life by choosing re-upholstery. We also design and make new furniture so if you have a blank canvas and want to design a whole new room set, come to us with your ideas to see how we can help design your perfect piece.

    Contact Westcote Design today to learn more about our sofa upholstery services and how we can help you make your sofa the focal point of your room.