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04 Jun 2020

So, you’re ordering furniture online. What should you consider? What should you avoid? We talked to Gary, our Director of Sales to get all his expert tips on ordering online.

 

From making the purchase to the day it arrives at your house, here’s what you need to know.

03 Jun 2020
Your second home, whether it's a rustic cabin or a breezy oceanside cottage, is an opportunity to curate a relaxing space. It should be a true escape. And we want to help you choose the right pieces to curate a style you love.   We spoke to our talented team of designers in the Pembroke showroom to get all of their tips on furnishing a summer home.       Where should you start?   When it comes to decorating a space, you should begin by asking yourself a few questions to get an idea of where to invest your money:   What do you need? Is your home partially furnished? What are you taking with you and what do you need to fill in?   Finally, consider the scale of ...
29 May 2020

Like everyone else, we’ve been stuck in our homes trying to make the best of a not-so-great situation. And what happens when you put a bunch of creative types into quarantine? We get creative!

Our team has been using this time to make our homes the most comforting they possibly can be. From planting herbs to painting walls—it doesn’t take much to refresh your space and make your home a place you love to be in.

Here’s what we’ve been up to during this time.

20 May 2020
With the world at a stand-still for the past few months, we’ve all been spending much more (if not all) our time in our homes.   That extra time may have brought to light some issues in your homes that you want to remedy –whether it’s an entire renovation or one room you’re focusing on.   And the truth is, there’s no better time to think a little more deeply about your space and what you want from it. Do you want a more functional home office? A truly comfortable living room for your movie marathons? Is it time to reconsider the conversation areas in your open-plan kitchen?   We’re taking you through everything you should consider before redecorating in 2020.     First, consider your budget   The first step ...
11 May 2020

With the country on lockdown, many of you have left your apartments, schools, and cities to stay at your parent’s house and (if it hasn’t been turned into a gym) your childhood bedrooms.

Although there may be more pressing issues at the top of your mind, staying in your parent’s house for an extended amount of time can bring up some challenges.

Should you fall asleep every night with posters from the 90s staring down at you? Should you work in the kitchen or in the spare room that hasn’t seen an office chair in 10 years?

06 May 2020

Whether it’s an accent chair, a headboard, or a chair or sofa, tufting is a detail that you’ll probably be considering at some point.

Tufting is an upholstery technique that’s been used for centuries to add character, texture, and interest to an upholstered piece, and it’s still being used by furniture upholsterers today.

We sat down with our sales director, Gary, to discuss everything you need to know before you start your next upholstery project. 

23 Mar 2020

The world is in a scary place right now. I’ll refrain from using the words “uncertain” and “unprecedented” because we’ve all heard them a little bit too much over the past few weeks.

 

The fact is, the news is constantly changing and it’s unclear when we’ll be able to control the coronavirus and COVID-19 outbreak. What we do know is that it’s absolutely necessary to socially distance and stay home. If you’re a healthcare worker or working in a grocery store or for a delivery service, we can’t thank you enough for risking your life to keep the rest of the world running.