11 Great Ideas and Tutorials for Comfortable Indoor Seating
When the weather is cold out, there’s nothing better than curling up in a cozy corner with a good book and plush throw. Actually, any time of year, there are few things better than a comfy spot to sit and read! From a big project like a DIY chaise lounge with storage to a quick sewn floor pouf, we’ve collected 11 of our favorite indoor seating ideas to make that good book even a little bit more enticing…
Numbered Floor Pouf: For a casual living room, family room, or play room, this Land of Nod knock-off floor pouf is a cozy place to sit or to put your feet up. Get the sewing tutorial here from our guest Charlotte from Ciburbanity — it’s easier than you think!
Toddler-sized Fainting Couch: How cute is this toddler bed fainting couch?! I didn’t even know what a fainting couch was and now I need two. Perfect for a kids’ playroom or reading corner. Learn how to build one from scratch from Sawdust and Embryos’ fabulous tutorial.
Chaise Lounge with Storage: So you aren’t jealous of your toddler’s fabulous fainting couch, build yourself a chaise lounge that also has storage space inside! Lazy Liz on Less shows you how.
Comfy Daybed: A daybed with some fabulous bedding is a comfortable seating option that works double duty as sleeping arrangements for overnight visitors. See how our guest Perfectly Imperfect made this one from old doors.
Window Seat Bench: A bedroom window seat is the perfect place to make your own cozy retreat. The Rozy Home shares her cozy window nook here.
Quilted Floor Cushions: Pick up some fun fabric and make a whole room full of these fun quilted floor cushions from Dobleufa — great for a reading corner, play room, or media room!
Closet Reading Nook: Turn a spare closet into a cozy reading nook for your little ones — and hopefully they’ll share when you need a breather, too! Our guest Joy2Journey shows her closet to reading nook transformation here.
Rolie Polie Bean Bag Chairs: What child doesn’t have wonderful memories of snuggling into a beanbag… and then feeling a little bit smothered. Just me? Okay, then, try out these great rolie polie bean bags with the tutorial over at So You Think You’re Crafty.
Reupholstered Cozy Sitting Chair: When you’ve got a cozy chair that just looks worn, keep the cozy and give it a fresh look by reupholstering! See how guest Unexpected Elegance redid this chair for her nursery.
Hammock Swing Chairs: And how cozy is a hammock swing?!? These chairs from Wayfair can be hung indoors or outdoors — be certain that you use the proper hanging hardware to ensure safety while relaxing.
- A: Hanging Cotton Rope Hammock Chair
- B: Hanging Caribbean Rope Chair
- C: Nautical Stripes Hammock Chair
- D: Cotton Padded Hammock Chair
- E: Cushion Hammock Chair
- F: Hand-Woven Hammock Chair
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