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English roll armAs its name suggests, rounded arms define this sofa style. Fashioned by the use of extra padding, they sit low and have a neat and elegant look. A versatile piece, the English roll arm sofa can be customised by the use of different fabrics and leg styles. Here the sofa is skirted, further enhancing its vintage appeal.
7.This cosy den has been designed by Architect BRIO. The space has an intimate feel that is enhanced by the low ceiling, warm lighting and comfortable sofas. Books, art and artefacts, strategically placed in the recessed shelves and on the walls, add to the classic and sophisticated look. Take a tour of the rest of the house here.
Where do I place a carpet?Here are the top tips to work your carpet and rug like a pro: Place your furniture on the borders of your carpet to create a cohesive look. Ideally all four legs of your furniture should be within the carpet area but if you cannot afford to do that, make sure the two front legs are in the carpeted area, at least.If you are using a rug in your dining area, make sure there is enough carpet around the dining space even when the chairs are pulled out.
As a counterbalance to the open public areas, Shefali and Robert envisioned private areas like the den. Far from the chaos of Mumbai, is this intimate space that almost looks like a sketch from a classic storybook. Robert admits, “This is one of our favourite rooms in the house.”