Style at Home with Margie 52" Sophia's Hand-Carved Fainting Bench

This charming fainting bench features a beautiful brocade design on the fabric and richly detailed hand-carved designs on the legs and sides. Place in the foyer or at the foot of the bed. Add sophistication and style to any room of the house with this eye-catching piece.

Fainting couches, also called chaise lounges, were extremely popular with women in the 19th century. Rumor has it that the style got its name from women fainting on the lounge due to their tight corsets. Many gods and goddess from ancient Greece are depicted in this type of chair.

From the Style at Home with Margie Collection.

Frame made from MDF (medium density fiberboard) and wood; cover made from 60% cotton/40% polyester fabric with a 100% polyurethane fill. This bench measures 35-1/2"H x 52"L x 21-3/4"W and weighs 41.4 lbs. Clean with a damp, clean cloth; dry with soft, clean cloth. Low level of assembly is required (approximately 20 minutes). For indoor use only. Made in China.

Please Note: Assembly requires two people.

California residents only: “Proposition 65” WARNING

Margie Commerford Style at Home with Margie
The Style at Home Collection by Margie Commerford features distinctive global decor and home accents. The collection includes items such as rugs, furniture, floor screens and stained glass panels and lighting. Each item is carefully chosen to ensure high quality and exceptional style.

The lighting pieces offered by Margie are designed by some of the most innovative artists in the world of stained glass. Each is made using the highest quality materials and utilizing the copper foil technique, which is an authentic glass assembly method developed more than 100 years ago.

Many of the home decor items are made by traditional methods that have been passed down for generations in parts of the world such as India and Asia. Villages are often dependent upon these crafts for work, and it helps promote the continuation of beautiful goods.

The Style at Home Collection was developed to provide exotic, high quality pieces at affordable prices.  Each item offers a timeless beauty that is meant to be shared for years to come.


About Margie Commerford
Margie Commerford, the renowned “lamp lady” from Style at Home has been in the retail business with her husband for several decades. Margie explains, “We started our business from simple beginnings, selling stuffed animals from the back of our van in Miami. What a journey it has been!”

Eventually their business grew into one of the leading importers of stained glass lighting in the country. For years, she has been on EVINE Live offering magnificent stained glass lighting, exotic hand-carved furniture and home accents.

Margie works closely with her husband, Terry, who travels extensively to India, China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. Together they hand-pick every item to ensure the quality and style is something to be cherished. Margie enjoys finding “treasures” from their travels to present on-air. She says, “Each piece I offer has a story to tell. I love to provide customers with these stories so they too can understand how special each item is.”

When Margie isn’t working, she enjoys biking and spending time with her family and friends. She has two children, Rachel and Darrin, who she absolutely adores, so her schedule is always jam-packed. “I like to make sure that whatever I’m doing, work or play, I’m purely enjoying myself. That’s what life is about.”
Tuesday, May 17