Please help me buy a new slipcover sofa...

shannonazMarch 6, 2009

I am at a loss here! Two years ago we bought the Potomac sofa and chair from C&B. The bottom cushions are fine but the back cushions are totally crunched. You literally can't lean back on them, they sag lower than the hard back of the sofa. They were never the most comfortable sofas, but we were sick of looking and they weren't terribly expensive...and they looked good. I need recommendations for good slip covered sofas. They don't have to be heirloom quality, but I don't mind dry-cleaning and/or replacing the covers if the bones of the sofa are good. I did a search and Lee Industries came up...but their website indicates that Crate and Barrel is a retailer for them :( I'm very confused. I don't need this sofa to be the cheapest. I want it to hold up! Especially the cushions. I would love your advice.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
artlover13060

Broyhill makes two lines of sofas that you can order slipcovers for. They got a high rating in Consumer Reports. I just bought one and love it, but cant speak for how it will hold up over time, except for what CR says.

Here is a link that might be useful: Broyhill Slipcovered Sofas

    Bookmark   March 7, 2009 at 10:52AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Lexington chez michelle Bedroom Set - 7 piece
Hi, i am purchasing a used 7-piece Lexington chez michelle...
kathietang
Couch identity help
Where can I find a similar couch(shape wise)? http://www.neodecodesigns.com/images/portfolio_images/trendybluecontemporary/6.JPG...
Sangeetha Selvaraj
Leather Furniture Expo
I'm considering purchasing a sofa by Elite Leather,...
Jen44012
how to buy high end furniture online and save?
Is there a guide to buying highend furniture online? I...
LauraOliver
Upholstery Fabric Durability
I am about to purchase a Lee Industries couch and two...
3kidsonedogandus
Sponsored Products
ELK Lighting Abington 11237/1 Wall Sconce - Antique Brass - 10W in. - 11237/1
$146.00 | Hayneedle
Geometric Twist Indoor/Outdoor Runner 2'3" x 7' - NAVY
$99.00 | Horchow
"Pyra" Fireplace Screen
$815.00 | Horchow
Milano Florentine Bronze Two-Light Golden Shadow Swarovski Elements Wall Sconce,
$900.00 | Bellacor
Briseyda Decorative Pillow
$87.50 | FRONTGATE
Sample-Brushed Stone Crema Marfil 2x8 Marble Tile, 1 Piece Sample
$2.99 | TileBar
Fresca Medio White Modern Bathroom Vanity w/ Medicine Cabinet
Hudson Reed
Pacific Kentucky Bronze Five-Light Chandelier
$196.80 | Bellacor
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™