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28 Oct 2020

In our last unusual pairings article, we discussed the science of pairing popular TV shows with their furniture counterparts. In this edition, we’re taking it back to food.

We’ve done coffee, we’ve done tea, and today it’s all about the pinnacle of the New England fall experience: Pie.

In honor of thanksgiving coming up and to bring some holiday cheer into a not-so-cheery time, I chose my favorite pie recipes and paired them with handcrafted, holiday table-worthy dining chairs.

 

23 Oct 2020

Slipcover sofas are usually associated with a relaxed coastal look. White cotton or linen, down cushions, the ultimate cozy sofa.

They’ve remained popular for years for that reason. The ability to remove a slipcover and wash it is one of the great advantages of a slipcover sofa. But what are the disadvantages?

We talked to Amy, our Store Manager in Framingham to break down everything you need to know before you buy a slipcover sofa.

20 Oct 2020

As with any other furniture, your dining room furniture requires attention and care. Regardless of whether you use it on a daily basis or reserve it for special occasions, it's always a good idea to keep maintenance in mind. 

Especially when it comes to beautiful furniture that you've invested in! We're giving you a simple guide on how to maintain your furniture and extend its longevity so you can enjoy your dining table for years to come.

16 Oct 2020

The X-Chair has quickly become one of our most requested and talked about products. With the influx of people working from home, working comfortably has never been more important.

So, what is an X-Chair, and what makes it so comfortable? We’re breaking down everything you need to know about X-Chairs - from cost to cons - so you can determine if it’s the best option for you.

15 Oct 2020

Buying a high-quality piece of wood or upholstered furniture does provide you with the comfort of knowing your furniture is built to last. But, that doesn’t mean you can just drop it in your home and forget it.

Sometimes it’s the simplest things you overlook that can cause the most damage. So, if you’ve ever wondered what the best ways to ruin your furniture are – we’re laying them out for you. Because, as they say, the best defense is a good offense.

 

08 Oct 2020

Ordering custom furniture always indicates a lead time. And that's simply because handcrafted furniture takes time. But how long will it take? And is it worth the wait?

 

We're always aiming to be as transparent as possible so you can be an expert when it comes to making decisions for your home. 

07 Oct 2020

Design trends have a lot to do with what’s going on in the world. The form, function, and futuristic elements of mid-century modern design came out of an optimistic time when anything felt possible. Traditional design was inspired by the opulence of royalty in the 18th and 19th centuries.

So, although they may be fleeting, trends say a lot about the state of the world. And they can be a great entry point into a design project if you’re feeling lost.