Couch Slipcovers - An Easy Way to Give Old Furniture a Stylish New Image!

Fitting new couch slipcovers is a great way to instantly disguise worn or outdated upholstery, for not much effort or expense. Ready made slipcovers are designed to be really easy to fit over your old couches or chairs, giving them a fresh new look within just a few minutes. If you're tired of the drab appearance of your room, simply adding some stylish furniture covers can work wonders at improving the look and feel of your home. As well as sofa slipcovers, there are all kinds of coverings for other types of seats, from oversized recliners and ottomans to wing back chairs. Giving your home a makeover with slipcovers can be straightforward and quick, not to mention affordable.

Whether you've got a decorating theme you want to stick to, or you're aiming to totally change the mood of your room, there are loads of different slipcover patterns and styles to choose from. You could transform an old fashioned couch or winged chair with your choice of slipcover. For example, you could add an elegant skirt to cover up unattractive legs. If you're willing to spend a bit more, you could have custom slipcovers made to your precise requirements to fit your furniture exactly. With some thought and consideration you could completely alter the appearance of your seats and give them a new lease of life.

As well as thinking about the design of your chair and couch covers, and whether floral prints or country checks would work best with your decor, pay attention to the type of fabric you want. Furniture slipcovers come in a variety of fabrics, from chenille and denim to suede and damask. It depends on not only what would look great, but what is practical. Many couch and chair slipcovers these days are fully machine washable, so it's easy to keep them clean. There's no need to worry about dirt from pets or small children, or accidental drink spills. Stretch slipcovers can help protect your existing upholstery from everyday wear and tear, whilst at the same time adding a touch of style to your home.

So, if you'd like a fresh look for your home, but don't want the hassle of redecorating, some smart new couch slipcovers could be the answer.

Caroline Smith is a successful home furnishings writer and regular contributor to, the slipcover experts. Browse through their delightful collection of slipcovers, including couch, dining chair and sectional slipcovers. Transform your home in an instant!

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