January 13, 2012

Tufted Banquettes

I am mad about tufting, especially tufted banquettes.  This mile long purple velvet tufted banquette in this Parisian Hotel is incredible.  We once created a banquette along a twelve foot wall to add more seating in a client's media room and upholstered it in chocolate leather with channeling versus tufting all the way to the ceiling.  I would love to design a tall tufted built in banquette for a dining room.  It is so custom and unexpected that it would add instant drama to a space.

 
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Rachel Hazelton is an Interior Designer from Middleton, MA with design projects in Andover, MA, North Andover, MA, Lynnfield, MA, Boxford, MA, Topsfield, MA, Boston's North Shore and throughout New England.

1 comment:

MS Design Maven Marilyn Storey said...

Me too! I could nest on these banquettes for eons! I begged a client to put one on a mirrored dining wall, all to no avail. We missed an opportunity for total fabulousness.