but it didn't match the living room's color scheme of taupes and browns and golds.
I used a neutral slipcover as a temporary solution, and . . .
four years later, the "temporary" has turned into permanent.
I succumbed to a New Year's Day blowout sale at the furniture store and bought a new sofa. It's not the gorgeous Victorian style damask-covered divan to which I am so richly entitled, but hey! I have 4 kids and a dog. Our new couch is sturdy, comfy, and MOST IMPORTANTLY . . .
doused in a gallon of Scotchgard.
Dinner last night: butternut squash