Monthly Archives: September 2011

From Dining Room to Family Room

Okay, it’s old news that families aren’t sitting down for meals together as much as they once did. Kids are watching TV with their plates in their laps, teenagers are taking their dinner upstairs while they hop on the computer, and parents are watching the news or rushing through dinner to take their kids to […]
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Re-Decorate … Just in Time for the Holidays

It’s time to start thinking about the coming holidays! Before you know it, family will start piling in, kids will be running around and the tempting smell of baking pumpkin pie will fill the air. Is your dining room ready? Redecorating for the holidays can be intimidating when you have little experience with it. It […]
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A Unique Dining Experience

Lets be serious ... who wants to be serious? Your dining room or gathering area can have multiple personalities! Mix and match chairs provide a fun backdrop to laughter-filled conversation.
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How do you dine?

Just like great cuisine, the options are endless when it comes to the dining room. Whether you prefer a simple bistro table with stools or traditional seating for fine dining, there’s a style out there for everyone. Get creative and discover your dining style with these inspiring designs! {via Vanguard Furniture} Take a break from […]
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Defining Style: Shabby Chic

Shabby Chic can most simply be described as a style providing beauty, comfort and function. Miles Talbott provides a variety of options of this style in their Shabby Chic Collection designed by Rachel Ashwell. There are several subtle but beautiful aspects to the Shabby Chic style such as the slight curvature in an overstuffed sofa. […]
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Are You Ready for Football Season?

As football season comes into full swing, your tickets are bought and drafts have been made. But is your space ready? Furnitureland South has just what you need to put together the Man Cave you’ve always wanted, or to revamp your already awesome space. Brand new power recliners such as these by Lane Home Furnishings […]
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Size DOES Matter

When you understand the true size of the sleep surface you rest on every night, you will discover that size really does matter. As an infant you were afforded a crib mattress that was 27″ wide and 54″ long. Then, in all likelihood, you graduated to a twin size mattress which measures 39″ wide by […]
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All About the Chairs

Who says the star of the dining room has to be the table? In my opinion, it’s all about the chairs! When you first enter a stunning dining room scene, where is the first place that your eyes go? Typically, unless there is a delicious meal on the table, your eyes will go directly to the chairs flanking […]
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Introducing DwellStudio for Precedent Furniture!

I was so excited when I first heard that we were getting DwellStudio for Precent’s new furniture line here at Furnitureland South, and I’m happy to announce that it is finally here! DwellStudio is known for their fresh, modern prints and fantastic use of color. They have come together with Precedent Furniture, a family-owned company […]
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How do you know?

How do you KNOW when the cocktail table is a good match for the bookcase? Or if the chair legs are compatible with the table legs? We envision living in spaces which reflect every nuance of our personality and style, but with the plethora of choices, how do we decide which pieces look best together? […]
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