Blog

17 Jan 2020

We aim to be as transparent as possible when it comes to all things home décor and furniture—whether that means giving you a first home buying guide or being transparent about pricing.

We know that furniture pricing can get confusing, and we want you to be equipped with all the information you need before you invest in your home. We’re defining a few of the terms you may come across.

15 Jan 2020

It’s a new year, a new decade, and a new year in design! To start this year off fresh, we took some time to look towards the future in interior design—what are we excited about? What are our design resolutions?

We spoke with a handful of our Design Consultants to learn about what they’re excited for in design in 2020.

13 Jan 2020

Interior design can be complicated and at times overwhelming. We're here to help you at every stage of the journey so the design process runs smoothly. Your home interiors are an expression of your personality and a chance to create a sanctuary in your home. And to design a home you love, you first need to know what not to do. Here are the top 5 Interior Design mistakes to avoid.

09 Jan 2020

2020’s Pantone color of the year is classic blue, a rich and elegant tone which Pantone describes as reminiscent of “the sky at dusk.”

The color of the year is meant to encapsulate the year in design and inspire and influence trends in multiple industries. On a small-scale level, it can inspire you to explore new color tones that you haven’t tried before and bring life into your home.

02 Jan 2020

Mid-century modern design is still one of the most sought after styles in the design world, and we have a few iconic designers to thank for that. Although many took part in the creation of this revolutionary, streamlined style, the brands Thayer Coggin and Eames are the most recognizable.

With their influence and innovation, they helped to define a trend in design that focused on sculptural elements, clean lines, and, most importantly, function and comfort.

We discussed both brands with Cindy, our Store Manager in Middleton and Anne, a Design Consultant, to get their take on their innovative design and continued influence on furniture and home decor today.

20 Dec 2019

The sofa is an important piece of furniture in the home. It sets the tone for your decor, it's where you curl up to read a book or watch TV, and it's most likely a piece you'll have in your home for years.

That being said, there a lot of factors to consider before you decide to make a purchase. We're giving you the most important things to know before you buy a sofa so you can be ultra-confident in your decision-making.

 

17 Dec 2019

Whether you have a big family or you host frequent parties, having the right table is key. There’s nothing worse than being the one stuck in the corner of a table with no room to eat.

Stephanie Birchenough, our Merchandiser, has three favorite styles of tables for large groups. A pedestal table, a table with a bench, and, the obvious choice, an extension table. Keep reading for details on why these are the best and most efficient choices for seating all of your friends and family comfortably.