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Leather stool is more than just a stool. It can state how you want your room to be. It can give a particular ambience that will make your guests come and come again to your household. Leather stool can be placed anywhere, too. In the kitchen, in the living room, in your bedroom, it can be placed anywhere. Looking at the very simple design of leather stool, you may want to add some accent on it, making it possible for you to give the room color and another nuance. What are the steps then?

Study the Pattern

The first thing you can do to decorate your leather stool is study the pattern. Normally, a leather stool will be in high shape, in wooden color covering almost all the parts of its body. If you have gone to that shop in the down town, then you need to study about the pattern first. Make sure that you know the arrangement and you have started arranging the design or decoration you want to add there. For example, if you want to put in on your kitchen, you can try have it layered with some other leather so the stain will not attach to it. Do not lose the accent of the leather, you can always have the decoration half-made, just in one side of the stool. Why not?

Study the Advantage

Every goods, every furniture, has its own capability on making the owner stare then smile at them. if you pay attention carefully to the advantage, then you will know what to do with it. Even, if you think that it is enough just to be like that, leave it be. When you want to know the advantage, make sure that you consider about the color, the design, and the wood line crafted there. The wooden material will normally be fantastic if it is let it be. One beautiful touch will make it look amazing, though. Furthermore, if you try to think out of the box, you will probably want to see the advantage from your room and then you adjust the color, the design, and the material with your leather stool.

Looking from a broader point of view, there is so many thing to explore with this leather stool; in the end, you just want it to be what it is because in the first place, it simply is beautiful, yet trying a new thing would not be harmful, would it?

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The History of American Colonial Leather Furniture

Besides the groundwork, the colonial American also provided unique and rich styles of colonial leather furniture making aspect. There are at least five changes of stylistic in decoration interior modes in this period. Every mode had their trend and favored characteristics. The furniture style got the great influences from the European furniture brought by the settlers as well as the renaissance and medieval designs, although they should fit the American patrons’ need.

Even though the great number of stylistic times covered the colonial era in the history of America, seating supposed obviously throughout them all, because it offered insight into economic and social structures in that time. Even a chair with simplest design was thought as luxury in that period and everyone who sat on the chair should be the most important people inside the room. Meanwhile, visitors or other people in the room commonly would have shared seats on benches, which became simple couches or sofas.

All furniture including the colonial leather throughout this time was handmade and every element of the furniture was made by order. The typical process of the furniture construction was joining and turning the wood, which connected the small pieces of wood or framed out the larger pieces of the wood. Most people in that era though that the custom made furniture was too expensive to afford, moreover if the furniture was made in intricate elements of design such as the Federal Empire furniture style or the furniture with fabrics or carvings.

Benches or stools were the most common seats at homes. They were enthusiastically made to suit the needs of the daytime of the owners. Sofas and couches were very rare in that period because of the expensive fabrics and manufacturing cost. Meanwhile, the daybeds were considered as the furniture of rich people because they could provide comfortable sleeping place for the guests even though it wasn’t in a private room.

The colonial leather furniture began to be appreciated and widely used in the last century of the period. It was considered as wealthy elite furniture that was rarely seen in port side cities and outside the urban. Nowadays, the leather furniture becomes a part of furniture options with classy interior design. It also has been designed in kinds of style to fulfill the needs of the modern people who still love the colonial designs of furniture including sofas, couches, dining chairs, etc.

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