The bench is one of the important interiors for a house. Benches can be made from various materials such as wood with the addition of foam or other materials. The ottoman is a bench that functions as a footrest when you are relaxing on the sofa. Besides, you can use the ottoman as a step, additional guest bench, side table, etc. The ottoman benches are available in various types, from the regular type to the type that can be used as a storage area. The ottoman bench has been around since the 13th century and is now becoming more and more popular. Ottoman bench is a type of bench that does not have a backrest.
The design is lower than a bench or sofa in general. Apart from being a complement to living room furniture, the ottoman bench is also used as a bench to put your feet on so you can sit relaxed. However, despite its main function as a footrest, many ottoman bench users use it as an additional bench. Usually, an ottoman bench will be paired with a sofa. The placement can be on the left or right side. Not infrequently, the ottoman bench is also used as a substitute for a table. To be able to have it, you can buy it at the nearest store or make a diy ottoman bench.
How To Make It?
The ottoman bench can be made easily. This is because this bench is very simple in its manufacture. The materials used are also not many. Besides, to be able to make a diy ottoman bench, you can use a patchwork as a foam cover. This is very economical for those of you who want an ottoman bench on a small budget. To be able to make it, pay attention to the following steps:
- Prepare materials such as cloth, small tables or benches, foam, buttons, scissors, glue, spray adhesive, staples, staple guns, markers, drills, needles, and heavy-duty threads.
- Cut the foam according to the size of the table or bench that has been prepared. After that, cut the fabric beyond the foam size.
- Place the foam with glue and spray the adhesive on the table or bench. Then attach the buttons with a needle and thread.
- Finally, tidy up the side surface of the bench using a staple gun.