closed blanket stitch - Thrust needle through cloth in a slanting position bring needle through the extreme edge of work. The second stitch is slanted in the opposite direction meets the first stitch, thus forming pairs of stitches that are closed at top
couch, lights in front of window, rattan blind and curtains and coffee table. Desk could be on the opposite wall. I like the layout more than the color palette. sofa could be a sleeper and it could double as a guest room.
Wood tile floor in living room. White palette, with a little drama from the black shades on the lamps. (By the way, that gorgeous wood floor is actually porcelain stoneware floor tiles--Cortex by Ceramica Sant'Agostino.