26 June 2010

Cluttering the house: obnoxious sofa

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I have a weak spot for overly-stylized Victorian furniture. So, when I walked into a vintage/antique shop and saw this sofa with its gaudy turquoise-and-gold brocade pattern, gold frame, and claw feet, I knew I had to buy it. It's obviously not from the 19th century, but it's a fairly nice replica. It needs some steam cleaning but is otherwise in great condition. I'm pretty thrilled to be replacing our current hand-me-down plaid couch.


Even Bam Bam is impressed.

2 comments:

  1. I know I should be commenting on the vermicomposting but OMG! I love this couch. I hope it can be repared. Oy.

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  2. me too. For now, we've turned the cushion over. When we leave the house, we pile junk on the sofa to deter our beloved dog from finishing it off.

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