I have a sitting are that needs an ottoman or bench. The ones I see are a little more than I would like to spend and don’t have upholstery that I love. I flipped when I saw this kilim d.i.y bench via A Beautiful Mess. It looks like a project I could handle at price I like. I love this bohemian style, but if your more coastal and preppy you can select a rug that reflects your style. See the full tutorial HERE to make your own.