Thank you to everybody who watched my video on Friday and sent us messages about their decorating problems. We appreciate it so much. Today we are helping Jennie who is looking for a Hamptons style sofa. Here’s what she wrote:
Image: Laura Ashley
I’ve thoroughly enjoyed your Instagram feed and have recently moved to a new townhouse here in Brisbane. With the usual open plan lounge/dining/kitchen arrangement I’m have a Hamptons style wall unit installed with glass cupboard, TV and cupboards underneath along the back wall.
I’ve been searching and searching for a suitable three seater couch and totally fell in love with the one featured by Nicole in one of your DIY posts (soft blue stripe). It was available at Eureka Furniture but when I popped in yesterday I find it is a discontinued item.
You know what it’s like when you have your heart set on something . . I’m so disappointed.
I’m writing to ask if you have any ideas as to where I might find another couch in a fabric to fit my type of styling.
I plan to buy a rug and I’ve found a lovely ottoman in Freedom called ‘Loren’. I have two single armchairs to add to the area but am stumped on the couch search now.
Walking through furniture stores everyone seems to love the Scandinavian look where as I am wanting the more chic/Hamptons/French feminine look.
Hope you can help me.
Sure can Jennie. I always like to start with a vision in my head before I source products, and because you can’t see inside my head I’ve create a vision board to show you what I’m thinking that Jennie is after.
Top to bottom, left to right – Webster upholstered sofa from Pottery Barn, Staffordshire stripe Dash & Albert rug from Winton House, A pop of pink via DecorPad, Inspirational image from Traditional Home, a photo of Jennie’s living space, and the Loren ottoman from Freedom Furniture.
The room tour where Jennie saw the Eureka Street lounge featured a palette of soft blue/greys and natural tones with pops of pink. See Nicole’s room tour. So working with this same colour palette in mind, I’ve found some options for a Hamptons sofa.
1. East Hampton Sofa from Hamptons Style. This sofa is available in custom fabrics including natural and duck egg with or without contrast piping | 2. Lady Elliot 3 seat sofa from Far Pavilions | 3. Blue and Cream stripe sofa from Interiors Online | 4. Alexis 3 seat sofa with nailhead trim from 1825 Interiors | 5. Camille Sofa from Early Settler | 6. Long Island 3 Seat Sofa from Rustic Charm Interiors | 7. East Hampton sofa from Coco Republic | 8. Darlington 3 seat sofa in dove grey from Interiors Online | 9. Dorset Sofa in grey from Alfresco Emporium | 10. North Hampton sofa from Max Sparrow | 11. Herringbone fabric slipcover in cement, husk or pebble to suit IKEA sofas from Comfort Works | 12. Positano sofa from Rustic Charm Interiors | 13. Victoria sofa from Hamptons Style
I hope this helps Jennie. Even if none of the sofas here are quite right, explore the websites listed above, as they all have some Hamptons style furniture to choose from. You can see more sofas pinned to our Pinterest board – Furniture: Sofas, Chairs & Ottomans. You may also be interested in our story on Hamptons Style Media Units.
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