How to use Couches in a sentence
Darian sat on one of the couches.
There is a full-service bar in the hotel and a lounge with comfortable chairs and couches.
Besides these there were on the floor of the main apartment a number of detached movable couches or seats, all low, with one or more low tables of some sort.
Women were packed even in the luxurious bathrooms with their sitting areas decorated with couches and a gilded fountain.
The house consists principally of one large room opening on the front verandah and containing the altar of the family's ancestors, a table in the centre and couches placed against the wall.Advertisement
The houses of the people contained but little furniture; chairs, tables and couches, however, were used, and Assur-bani-pal is represented as reclining on his couch at a meal while his wife sits on a chair beside him.
His orations at public meetings were more effective than those delivered in the Assembly, especially that made at Bordeaux on his return, and that at Grenoble on the 26th of November 1872, in which he spoke of political power having passed to les nouvelles couches sociales.
In one, a large circular tomb, were found three sepulchral couches in stone, carved in imitation of wood, and a fine statuette in bronze of Ajax committing suicide.
Three couches were prepared for three pairs of gods - Apollo and Latona, Hercules and Diana, Mercury and Neptune.
He then endeavoured to buy off the invaders by numerous presents-30 talents of gold, 800 talents of silver, precious stones, couches and thrones inlaid with ivory, girls and eunuchs - but all in vain.Advertisement
At this point let me dispel the notion that counseling is all about Freud, couches and is only for certain types of people!
Whether the departed spirits tenanted them according to the Chinese belief is not recorded; though it probably was so, for at funerals they might be carried, like the images of the gods in Lectisternia (see Image Worship), on couches before the corpse.
Many dog people allow their dogs on their couches and beds.
Couches, chairs and tables can all be made out of this material.
On each side of the trench, the earth was cut out to a breadth of about two and a half feet, and this did duty for bedsteads and couches.Advertisement
Many larger department stores now offer lounge areas with comfortable couches and chairs for nursing mothers to enjoy while breastfeeding their babies.
The designs include flat, curved, rolled, bean bags, wicker baskets, couches and imitations of human furniture filled with polyfill, craft beads, cedar chips or cotton batting.
This means your couches, chairs, bedding and even the draperies may become fair game if your cat takes a liking to them.
Some models resemble tiny wooden sleigh beds, others look like over-stuffed couches on a small scale.Luxury cat beds are nearly as much fun for owners as they are for the pets who will sleep in them.
If you've ever noticed definite patches of loose fur on the backs of couches and chairs placed near windows, you've seen signs of Kitty's presence.Advertisement
Any number of firmness and softness grades can be requested in foam for couches.
There are also beautiful 3 piece sectional couches that still have their original fabric in excellent condition, perhaps due to the popularity of plastic slipcovers.
There are many beautiful examples of the different styles and designs of vintage sectional couches online.
Follow the links below to view beautiful examples of sectional couches from yesteryear.
Vintage sectional couches are available at many locations both on and off line.Advertisement
Many couches come with repair patches that can be ironed or sewn onto the cushion cover if it has tears.
Inflatable couches and love seats offer a great way to accommodate extra guests.
Look for distressed wood cabinets and shelves, soft, overstuffed couches in colorful slip covers and comfortable rocking chairs.
Avoid furniture as room dividers - Placing heavy bookcases or couches as room dividers will only break a small space into two, very small spaces.
Furniture makers are creating cottage style bedroom sets, couches and chairs that are replicas of past pieces.Advertisement
Heavier fabrics work best on pieces that will get more wear, like chairs, couches, cushions or stools.
Tables, couches and chairs often get pushed too far away from another to make the best use of the space.
Group couches, love seats and chairs around a coffee table in one area of the room, with a pair of chairs facing each other across a throw rug on the other side.
Include couches and chairs with wooden frames and cushions that are done in rich colors and textured fabrics.
Puffy paint pens are the original way to make everything from t-shirts to couches a personalized item.Advertisement
Testino’s fame skyrocketed after taking photos of Princess Diana relaxing on couches and pillows in a series of informal poses for Vanity Fair magazine in July 1997, a month before her tragic death in a Paris car crash.
Besides the obvious measurement differences, larger floor pillows are often more reliable for that cushy comfort typically associated with plush couches and armchairs.
Like the fabric used for many of today's sofas, couches, loveseats, and chairs, micro plush, ultra suede and chenille offer a great tactile fabric that can be used for casual, low-maintenance bedroom designs.
One of the most peaceful places on the sip is the Paddlewheel Lounge, which is an area populated with overstuffed Victorian couches on the ship's stern-side upper deck.
Beds, as well as couches, are available in both solid colors and prints.Advertisement
They are found everywhere and linger on soft surfaces such as couches, upholstered chairs, carpets, and beds.
Even for those who are glued to their couches every Sunday, managing the various aspects of the game can be a bit much.
When lice lay their eggs, expect that they can burrow in pillowcase, bedding, sheets, clothing, and couches.
From couches to kitchen tables, many charities across the nation will accept your gift in exchange for a receipt you may use for a tax deduction.
Picture quilts don't have to languish on beds or the backs of couches either.Advertisement
Acrylic lends itself well to washable baby knits and the granny square afghans that can be found on the back of many couches.
Just listening to the contestants tell their stories, both positive and negative, is often inspiring enough to get many sedentary people off their couches and moving for the first time in years, if not ever.
Furniture - Couches or other thick upholstered furniture can also contain a large population of the bugs.
Bedbugs are small parasitic insects that like to live in mattresses, old couches, and even in rugs or bed clothes.
These benches are often hewn in the form of couches with pillows at one end, and the legs carved in relief.Advertisement
In the Roman religion, on a feast of thanksgiving for a great victory, couches were spread in the temples for the gods, whose images were taken down from their pedestals and laid on the couches, and tables set before them loaded with delicate viands.