Padma Lakshmi’s sofa proves greens aren’t just for dinner |

The greens Padma Lakshmi may be most associated with are the edible ones; that is, the food she cooks as a professional chef. However, there’s a new green gem in the Padma Lakshmi universe, and it comes in the form of furniture.

The former host of Top Chef and creator of Taste the Nation recently shared a video on her Instagram page of her sitting on an olive green velvet sofa, which is elevated by a large, leafy plant framing it.