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New furniture...which to buy first

I just moved and I have temporary furniture . I want to buy more furniture my style so I am looking for a sofa, dining room set and later probably bedroom dresser. So which would you buy first. I only have a love seat right now and I have a table and chairs but they are falling apart.

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lambdarose

Asked by lambdarose at 8:39 PM on Jan. 12, 2013 in Home & Garden

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  • I'd start with what I feel I need the most.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 8:41 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • I would buy the furniture I needed the most.

    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 8:42 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • Necessitiies. Dresser.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 8:44 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • Sofa
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:07 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • I think I need the sofa the most considering when I have company for comfy seating. I hav a dresser for right now and it can probably wait. the dining set is another must have.
    lambdarose

    Comment by lambdarose (original poster) at 9:08 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • Bean bags and throw pillow for the living room
    A place to have family meals (if youre into that)
    and totes/ milk crates for clothes

    I remember being young and on a budget
    we all always gathered at the table
    feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 9:09 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • I would buy a sofa first and if I had someone to haul a find for me, I would check the local freecycle for dining furniture and a dresser.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:27 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • Table and chairs.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 9:35 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • I'd buy living room furniture first, dining room 2nd (and look for 2nd hand sets in great condition), and bedroom 3rd.
    idareyou

    Answer by idareyou at 10:59 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

  • Sometimes it's the luck of what you find. You may find an awesome sofa while looking for your table and chairs and vice versa. Just be open to find those much needed great pieces. I found an amazing coffee table at a habitat for humanity restore, btw. I have shopped them in New England and Florida and found some cool stuff.
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 11:01 PM on Jan. 12, 2013

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