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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.

12 Dec 2019

The holidays are approaching fast which means you’ll most likely have friends or family coming to visit. Without exerting too much energy, there are so many simple ways to make your home a comforting, cozy, and welcoming place to stay.

Whether you have family staying for a day or a week, we’re giving you our expert tips on how to prep your home for guests.  

05 Dec 2019

There can be no bedroom without a bed. But deciding what size bed to get can be confusing at times. Depending on the bedroom, your stage of life, and your stature, choosing the right size bed can make or break a bedroom. This guide will help you decide what size bed to choose. Starting with the basics, what are the different sizes of mattresses

 

05 Dec 2019

We believe that customization is the best way to style any piece in your home—from your ottoman to your sofa.

And yes, even your Stressless chair. Although the style may not be the first reason you choose to invest in a Stressless recliner (the certificate from the American Chiropractic Association may have urged the decision along), we’re here to say that there are many ways to seamlessly fit your Stressless recliner into your home.

22 Nov 2019

Despite all logic, we decided to put together the pairing of the century: coffee and coffee tables! We sat down with our Digital Marketing Coordinator and Resident Coffee Expert, Eric Bailey, to discuss his favorite blends of coffee and the coffee tables that go with them.

Does your coffee choice have any say in your preferred coffee table? Most would say no. We, however…also, say no. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t a fun experiment and a chance to get inspired! Discover a new favorite blend and find inspiration for your next coffee table.

21 Nov 2019

Autumn is a beautiful time of year in New England, the landscape is ablaze with orange, red, and yellow, and the air is a crisp respite from the summer humidity. Along with autumn comes Thanksgiving. And with Thanksgiving comes family gathering, a hearty meal, and perhaps a little stress. 

If you've hosted Thanksgiving then you know there's a lot to think about, before even considering how you'll lay out the table. 

However, the tablescape, if done in advance, doesn't need to add to your stress. In fact, it can be a creative form of expression and a chance to make the holiday that much more special. Here are some simple ways to adorn your Thanksgiving table and impress your guests.

20 Nov 2019

Metal accents in furniture and décor offer a huge array of options for your home. Metal can add sheen and edginess, an industrial feel, or elegance.

Hand-worked metal adds a touch of craft. Metal can be cast into any shape or figure or decorative genre. It can be black, bronze, silver, copper—or painted any color you choose. The finish can be brushed, shiny, or matte.

Juxtaposed against the softness of fabric, the organic feel of wood, or the transparency of glass, metal provides interesting textual crossroads.