There are a wide variety of sofas on the market; Sofas have different colors to choose from, can be made a lot of different materials, have different styles, and a lot of different sizes. Brown leather sectional sofas are a popular modern sofa choice. Buying a brown leather sectional sofa on clearance will save you money that you can then spend on other furnishings.
Brown is a color that has a lot of different shade variations; chocolate brown, taupe, espresso, chenille, dark brown, tan, lamont, cream and modern brown. And all of these colors also have shade variations. When you get into textures and materials, this will also change the color slightly.
Since distressed leather is an extremely popular look, but highly expensive, there are ways to go about making your regular brown leather couch look antique. The first is to put water directly on the sofa, not too much, just apply with a rag or sponge and then blow dry it on high heat until you see a drying and cracking effect. You can do this as many times as you'd like to get the look you desire. The second option is to rub your couch down with rubbing alcohol or leather balm to heavily used areas such as seats and arms and then firmly brush it off with a rag. This may leave a scent to your couch, but it will achieve the effect of a distressed leather sofa. And you're third option is rub your couch with sandpaper; this achieves a severely distressed look.
With any of these processes make sure you do some background research and start of slow. Remember you can always go back and do it again if you want to add more distress but you can't take away distress that's already on there. Well, technically you can but it's going to cost you an arm and a leg.
So as you can see, narrowing your decision down to just a brown leather sectional sofa still leaves with you many decisions to make and options to choose from. The best way to do this without becoming overwhelmed is look online. Websites such as Nextag.com will let you view a wide variety of different types of brown sectional sofas so that you will be able to decide in the comfort of your own home, and view as many times as you need to.
Now, it's finally time to look for the couch. Most people think that buying a couch from an expensive department store is their only option; this however, is not that case. There are several other options such as antique stores, thrift stores, garage sales, and even online shopping. These are all cheaper options to going directly to a department store. However, if do want to buy your brown sectional sofa from a department store, waiting until a holiday such as Thanksgiving, Memorial Day, etc. will help you save a lot money being that most department stores have sales.
Once you've purchased your brown leather sectional sofa and gotten it home, you need to take care of it. Most leather sofas come with a leather care kit, and it would be wise for you to actually use it. And rubbing natural oils, with the exception of mineral oils and petroleum, on your leather sofa will help it to keep its shine and looking new for years to come.