After a decade in our house in Crested Butte, we’ve been slowly updating parts of our home. We started in the kitchen last year, but it was time to work on a living room refresh. I was looking for a way to make my living room feel light and bright. My goal was to focus on a fresher look with a modern vibe.
For several years, I had a dark charcoal sectional couch that served its purpose for us, but was feeling dark and heavy. It was time for a new piece of furniture to anchor the room, and Article’s Sven sectional was just the right fit. We’re partnering with Article on something big for our readers – one lucky person will win a $500 Article Memorial Day shopping spree. It’s Article biggest Memorial Day sale ever!
I’m such a fan of Article’s modern aesthetic and their business model – they cut out the middle man so they can directly sell to their customers to keep prices low. I had been doing some serious window-shopping on Article’s site for the past year. Some of my favorite Article pieces include the Sven sofa in the most beautiful camel-colored leather, the Burrard sofa, and this daybed! Would love to add a couple of chairs to my living room, and I’m eyeing these gorgeous blue velvet armchairs.
It’s so easy to order online, and it’s a flat $49 fee for shipping. You can even upgrade for in-room delivery and assembling. In addition, Article offers a 30-day satisfaction guarantee so you can try out your new furniture in your home. If you’re not completely happy, they’ll pick up the furniture and provide a refund, minus the delivery and pickup charges. Now I’m dreaming about outdoor furniture…
I absolutely love the aesthetic of the Sven sectional, it’s a modern take on a mid-century classic. The tufted bench seat is so good looking and the back cushions are perfectly proportioned. And it’s so darn comfortable! No wonder it’s their most popular couch.
I almost went for the camel colored leather, but decided for the lighter fabric instead. I’m so happy with how this fabric allows the textures and colors of my pillows the chance to pop. Indigos, some pinks and touches of black and white look amazing against the textured fabric of the Sven couch.
Speaking of black and white, we’re sharing our new free printable See the Good wall art with you guys. We could all use a little reminder to see the good in every day. I’ve created two sizes for you to download, one on 11×17 paper that works well in an 11×14 frame and then one for an 8×10 frame.
Just download and print the wall art on regular weight copy paper or card stock.
I love this print hanging in the living room and my girls do as well. It’s a great daily reminder for us all!
It’s been so fun to do this living room refresh. It truly feels more modern and inviting. The Sven couch is cozy, without feeling too oversized. We all love to curl up on it with a book or to watch a movie together.
And now for the incredible Article giveaway! One lucky reader will win a $500 Memorial Day Article shopping spree! The giveaway runs from May 23-28, 2018. Good luck!
This blog post has been created in partnership with Article. All opinions are entirely my own.