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Hi, I am at a loss.  I ordered a sectional and large ottoman by Mitchell Gold that recently arrived.  I now realize that the ottoman is way too big for the space between the tv console (plasma is above it) and the sectional.  I think I should move the ottoman in front of my fireplace, which is to the left of the sectional.  Is it odd to place a large, cocktail-size ottoman in front of a fireplace, instead of using it as a coffee table?

If it works for you, it isn't odd.  Another thought I have is to use it at one end or the other of the sectional for "pull up" seating.  By putting a tray atop it, you can still use it as a table, or a handy place for someone to set a drink.


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