Modern Prairie Part II

October 13, 2011

So trust me, I know this isn’t “Prairie Style” but who wants to live in a Prairie Style home with Prairie Style furniture and Prairie Style light fixtures and Prairie?  Only a select few.  But the style can be lived in with a more eclectic mix of furnishings that make it less museum and more home.  I’m going to show this sofa to my client because the wrap-around bookcases are reminiscent of the exposed wood frame a sofa from the period would have had.  This sofa is just a bit more sleek, certainly more updated and the deep seating of the fully upholstered sofa will be much more comfortable.

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2 Responses to “Modern Prairie Part II”

  1. Kim Says:

    Love the look of the wraparound bookcase. Where can those be found? We’ve been looking for something just like this.

    Great looking room.

    • bill barr Says:

      Great right?!? Kim, these bookcases are made by Hickory Chair in North Carolina – designed by Thomas O’brian. Not only do they fit perfectly around his Studio Sofa, they also look amazing stacked! So they are versatile. Thanks for reading!


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