The Beauty of Down

18 Apr

Wondering why the sofas and beds in magazines and design shops always looks so inviting, comfortable, and beautiful? Well the answer is down. I have made it a rule to never by a sofa that isn’t a least part down filled. You need a little give to sink into your sofa and relax. Sofas completely filled with poly-foam core generally don’t give and some even push back. Who wants a sofa that pushes you around? I most certainly don’t! Now you might be thinking, “If I sink into my sofa, I might never be able to get out.”  Well there are blend options that allow you to have the best of both worlds. The other worry I find most people have with down is that it is going to be more expensive and that is just not true. If you are a true shopper like myself, there are great sofas to be had out there that are down or down-blends that are actually less expensive than some poly-foam options. As far as down comforters go, well you can go to your nearest Ross or TJ-MAX and buy one for less than most other comforters. I guess what I am saying is… don’t settle! You too can have the beauty and comfort of down.

images via Cote De Texas

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2 Responses to “The Beauty of Down”

  1. John Taylor April 26, 2010 at 4:38 am #

    Almost all the shades that you used are in same color, but it is beautiful. I like the second and the third picture. It look so relaxing.
    John Taylor
    vertical blinds in liverpool quick tips on selecting the right shape and styling your room

  2. custom kitchens April 27, 2010 at 7:38 pm #

    Nice sofas and bed in down material…the use of foam is so popular these days that we have come to forget this beautiful nd comfortable texture and material.

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