Your work and level of handiwork are impressive. In the spirit of sharing ideas for alternate finishing ideas and being fond of Amishly inclined industrial looks (spartanly warm), I believe I would strip the wood to update, apply a (white) liming wax or maybe just wax if the base wood color appealed, then cover with a strong color patterned print (paprika). I do think I would add considerably more batting to the cushions, make the back cushions unattached, perhaps lower and rectangular to show the back of the piece. Lastly, I would consider adding wheels to modernize the look. Oh, and I would separate the pieces and face a focal point, angled a bit, like facing a fireplace, or consider gifting one - sometimes less is so much more. Would make the piece jump out to be singularly great.
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