Ottomans are versatile pieces of furniture that can be used for seating, storage, as a coffee table and even as a substitute for a sofa. Also referred to as footstools, poufs, tuffets and hassocks, ottomans have become a part of our home furniture.
If your choice is bench-style with a long silhouette, place it perpendicular to other upholstered seating to add casual seats in front of your bed or in a den or sitting room. You could also place it against a wall in living room or even an entryway or mudroom.
Floor pillows and cushions can really wake up a room. They make for great instant extra seating, add color and texture to your flooring, and bring a new level of cozy to spaces big and small.