Velvet upholstery is inviting and perfect for relaxing spaces. It's silken texture makes it the ideal fabric choice for sofas and armchairs - and it needn't look old fashioned. Velvet settees are increasingly available in sleek shapes with more simple forms, so you can add a touch of comfort to contemporary interiors without spoiling a modern aesthetic.
A fabric headboard is the ultimate in luxury for bedrooms. It will envelope your room with texture and softness, and work as a feature for the room. When paired with bed linen in complimentary shades, it will draw out the tones in other fabrics and anchor your scheme.
The easiest way to work the velvet trend is with a few scatter cushions. Whether your sofa is a modern leather style or a comfy, country-style settee in linen, velvet cushions sit beautifully against any fabric.
Drape your room with velvet and add dramatic effect to drab walls. Curtains that cluster in a pool of fabric at the floor will give a sense of opulence to a paired-back room, while a shorter pair will look clean and bold, and draw the eye.
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