At this time it is very common to see in the decoration of houses accessories and vintage sofas, that is, when talking about vintage decoration refers to the tendency to use antique sofas and accessories such as lamps, picture frames, furniture, chairs, picture frames, showcases, etc, as it was used in the past.
The vintage designs that were used between the 30s and the 70s and 80s. The first thing you should do is choose the style you prefer. In the 30s and 50s, the decoration was more classic and even romantic, while in the seventies it was more striking, you can choose even a more industrial vintage style, there is something for everyone.
There are many vintage sofas, the most common being: kite sofa, twist sofa and Chester sofa; The latter is one of the most sought after in the world, fits in any style and has a particular design, its upholstery is padded with buttons.
In the market, you can find a wide variety of sofas and vintage furniture. If you want this type of decoration and you are looking for vintage sofas you must first take into account certain aspects since not only the style or color is important. You should look for sofas that are sturdy and comfortable and should fit well with the decor and in the space where the sofa will go.
The 4 most important aspects to consider when looking for vintage sofas:
- Size: Measure the sofa, You should check that the sofa will look good in the place where it will be placed, that it will be the right size, that it is not very large for the room in the house.
- Comfort: Whatever the sofa model you are looking for, whether vintage or not, you should always buy sofas that are comfortable, that is not too soft to sink or too hard as a table that is uncomfortable to spend a lot of time sitting. Also, lean on the backrest to see if it is comfortable.
- Resistance: It is always good to find that the structure of the sofa is resistant, that is, that it is solid, without loose parts, that it has a good finish and that the upholstery is a resistant fabric.
- Style: The good thing about vintage sofas is that they look great in all kinds of environments, they look good with almost all decorations, from classics to modern ones.
The good thing is that today you can bet on mixing and combining styles. You can put your sofa with some chairs made of metal, acrylic or with a rustic wooden table. You can also include a fresh and fun touch with your vintage furniture by placing cushions. If the sofa has a patterned fabric, it is best to choose single-color cushions, but if your sofa is a neutral tone, you can use bright colors or prints that always add charm to vintage sofas.
Placing a vintage sofa in the decoration of your home or room is very easy, especially if you play with colors and shapes. You can choose curtains in a tone similar to the upholstery of the sofa to create an enveloping environment, you can also look for wooden furniture in a similar color with the structure of your vintage sofa.