Picking the Right Sofa for Your Home

Types of Sofas1 Camelback English roll arm Knole Empire Lawson Cabriole Tuxedo Mid-century modern Chesterfield Sofa Frame Types Oak Alder Birch Maple Hardwood plywood Marine plywood   Spring Types Sinuous S-shaped springs Drop-in coil springs Web suspension Eight-way, hand-tied springs Sofa Fillings Foam Fibre Feather What to Look For A couch with a sturdy frame … Continue reading Picking the Right Sofa for Your Home

History of the Rocking Chair (Glider)

First coined “Rocking Chair” term in: 17661 Originated in: 18th Century Appeared in England in: 1725 Known for: Their craftsmanship and creative designs Soothing infants Causing faster onset of sleep Ergonomic benefits Varieties include: Folding rocking chairs Bassinets Gliders Glider chairs originated in: 19392 German craftsman Michael Thonet created the first bentwood rocking chair in: … Continue reading History of the Rocking Chair (Glider)