Our bedroom has had an empty corner since June of last year when I hung a mini crystal teardrop chandelier, that I still love, and it highlighted how short the mid-century ‘makeover’ chair was, leading me to remove it. I have had several inspiration pictures of what style/color chair I wanted for this corner, and I’ve just been waiting on the right one to come along. The accent color I have been working with is a peacock blue/turquoise, so I was dreaming of a turquoise velvet wing-back-ish chair.
Last fall, I found an inspiration picture for some fabric to use for a lumbar pillow on our bed. The designer had two chairs covered in Robert Allen’s Velvet Geo Turquoise fabric. I knew I could never afford a custom chair in the fabric, but I could get a pillow out of it.
I was checking in at a furniture consignment shop near work and to my surprise, there was a chair in this exact fabric. The shape is a little different from the inspiration, but still our style. The only thing I would change is the back height, another 6″ would be great. But this felt like a stars-lined-up kind of find, so I talked to Bradley about it and he really liked the picture, so I went for it.
Here it is in the bedroom:
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