Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Halloween!

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays! I love getting creative with decorations, costumes and party hors d’oeuvres. But what I love most about Halloween are all the colors! Decorating your house with pumpkins, fall leaves and black spiders is sure to put you in the trick-or-treating mood. Orange and black are the traditional Halloween […]
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It’s not too late!

You can still enter to win the Hope Chair, but time is running out! Entries will be accepted through the end of the day on Monday, October 31. Your entry to win the Hope Chair will provide a joint contribution to the NC Triad Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure by Furnitureland South […]
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Tuft Love

One trend we are seeing this year at the High Point Market is tufting. Tufting on chairs, ottomans, sofas, beds … you name it! It’s the perfect way to add a little texture to a piece of furniture. While visiting the Huntington House showroom, I found lots of tufted pieces that were calling my name! […]
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Mother Nature Knows Best…

You’ve got to cool down if you want to sleep better! Feeling drowsy this morning? Maybe you need to chill out. Experts agree: cooler temperatures help you sleep deeper and longer. That advice applies not only to room temperature, but also to your bedding. A mild drop in body temperature induces sleep. Mother Nature has […]
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Feeling Quite Royal!

I LOVE furniture, absolutely love it and everything to do with creating beautiful homes. Big houses, small houses, mid-town apartments, villas in exotic foreign lands … size really doesn’t matter as long as I’m helping fill them with lovely, well chosen items that express the passions of their owners. My personal furniture style is classic, […]
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Restful Retreat

It’s been a long day and you’re finally arriving home to your humble abode. Your day has been packed full with work, deadlines and problem solving; and then gets topped off with family, dogs (or kids, depending on your life), dinner, and bills. Your family and friends might call you superwoman, but all you want to […]
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Furniture Market vs. Furnitureland South

Have you ever wondered what Furniture Market is all about? Since the Market is a trade show requiring special passes only available to buyers and exhibitors, we decided to give you a look through our eyes of what you may have always wanted to see. Furniture Market is full of exciting, wonderful new products – […]
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FALL Onto Your Sofa this Fall

Fall is a wonderful time of year! We love the sounds, smells, colors, and crisp air that brings excitement for the coming holidays. With that being said — we need some cozy living spaces to entice friends and family to stay for a spell. Welcome your visitors with a fashionably comfortable sofa from Marge Carson — […]
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Bring the designer look to your home

Don’t feel like you have the design sense to pull together a room that is “show-off” worthy? Here are some basics to get you started! Choose a focal point … … like the Grand Continental Teatro Theater Cabinet by Stanley! It is most definitely the largest piece in the room. Your focal point needs to be the dominant […]
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Creating a Dream Room

Since I started my internship at Furnitureland South, I have spent a lot of time in the galleries and have begun to discover some of my favorite styles. This week I have been really fortunate to help set up the new Baker gallery and I must say, I love what I’m seeing! The Baker Furniture […]
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