When choosing a sofa for our living room, we find on the market a wide range in what finishes refers. The most common tend to be the upholstery from various tissues, either plain or printed, with more or less plot. On the other hand we have sofas leather (synthetic derivative of the skin) and leather; It is the latter in which we focus our interest to know the possibilities offered by this material in the upholstery of sofas.
A leather sofa is a long term investment, it’s a timeless decorative element that you can always integrated in different environments and, if also you take care, you can pass from one generation to another. Its simplicity makes it easily combinable with all kinds of home furnishing styles. Against it has the qualities of the material, may be little cosy first, because the leather keeps the cool for their natural condition and its smooth texture and waterproof. In favour should also take into account ease of cleaning and resistance anti stains.
The classic British style is the standard bearer in the use of this type of sofas in the decoration. Leather sofas are regulars in very formal settings and in public spaces, such as waiting rooms of hotels and train stations. We are accustomed to seeing Chester couches everywhere, and although you can already see in all types of finishes, the traditional was the use of skin for your final aacbado. Despite being a classic material, is aesthetically very timeless and fits perfectly in current contemporary environments regardless of the model sofa, either plain, with padded, backed high or low.
Leather is also very present in Scandinavian culture, where the design is always faithful to indigenous raw material and material quality, reason why use it in all kinds of tapestries. As already mentioned, the leather sofas lend themselves to engage in varied environments provided us help of famous supplements. For this purpose you can use cushions, blankets and carpets of bright colors and prints by maintaining a chromatic balance.
Rugs or mats of hair or other natural furs, works very well with leather sofas, these provide them the warm touch, besides texture, which complete the ensemble. Following the same conceptual line, we can choose trunks or bags as a coffee table, these provide a more adventurous in our salon and colonial air.
For greater harmony we can complete the set of lounge with small bean bags of leather, both contemporary and traditional Moroccan style, achieving a major or minor decorative contrast depending on the environment you want.These are some basic tips that you can decorate with leather sofas and know how to combine them. But if you still want more inspiration, do not miss the selection of photos which comes next.