Recently Michelle Lynne was featured in a This Old House magazine article titled 11 Foolproof Decorating Ideas. Tip No. 3 is to Make Sure Your Sofa Talks to Your Chairs. Before you get freaked out by your furniture pieces talking to each other, let’s discuss what that means.
Group Furniture to Invite Conversation
This Old House asked us to, “Think of a nice hotel lobby: The furniture is arranged in groupings that invite conversation. When you place the furniture in your living room, aim for a similar sense of balance and intimacy.”
Close your eyes and imagine having a conversation with your best friends in this Hawaiian hotel lobby. Are you relaxed? Sipping an umbrella drink. Yeah, me too.