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The funny thing about living in a townhouse is that the space always ends up being very long and narrow – which makes it super awkward for placing furniture. We were unsure of what to do with the empty space we had next to the front door and under the window.
It was a little too far from the TV to integrate into the living room area, so I decided to create a reading nook for myself to catch-up on magazines or to laze around on my laptop.
The main piece that we started off with was a White Chaise Ektorp Lounger from Ikea that we picked up on Craigslist for $150.
I then added a Threshold Acrylic Stacked Ball Floor Lamp ($80) from Target. If you haven’t shopped Target’s Threshold Collection yet – RUN. It’s incredibly stylish and super affordable. Our entire house is practically outfitted in Tar-jay goodness. It’s nice to be able to mix high and low. (more…)