Tag Archives: fabrics

Pulling Together Your ‘Eclectic’ Space!

There’s something I really love about a great eclectic space—it’s fun, inviting, and a space you can really ‘live’ in.  Don’t get me wrong, traditional, modern and transitional spaces are all great too, but there’s something about the mixing and matching and personality of eclectic spaces that get me excited.  They’re personable and really reflect […]
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Designing a Room: Where to Start?

I believe the best way to start a new room design, is by finding inspiration. Inspiration can come from anywhere. It could be found through traveling, looking through magazines, watching TV, reading blogs “hint, hint”, or even just going outside and grabbing the inspiration from the natural forms found in nature. My point is–  anything […]
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Spring is all about color!

It’s the very first day of SPRING, so I’d like to share a few of our most colorful manufacturers . . .     Stanley Coastal Living     Pearson Furniture     Riverside Furniture     Interlude Home     Natural Decorations, Inc.   Greenhouse Designs / Greenhouse Fabrics For more info on the manufactures […]
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What about Stripes?

I love flowers, but my husband hates them. I love colors that are bright and bold, but my husband prefers colors that are safe and neutral. I would love a paisley in my room, but my husband wants a plaid. As a Design Consultant, I frequently hear these kinds of objections from clients when they are […]
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HAVE YOU SEEN!?…

…the new pieces from Sherrill? I was walking through the new Sherrill gallery in our showroom and simply fell in love. These pieces are charming, fresh, and fun! Take a look at few of my favorites: The above picture is what I like to call “traditional with a twist.”  The rolled arm, button-tufted Chesterfield sofa with […]
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Animal Prints: It’s a Jungle in Here!

Giraffes, cougars, leopards, zebras, crocodiles, and of course, cattle… they’re everywhere and on everything these days.  But they are timeless and mix with so many styles.  Here are examples of a few that are really well priced right now. This cheetah bench retails for $670 and is now on sale for $299. This gorgeous accent […]
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Outdoor Fabrics: They’ve Come a Long Way, Baby!

Outdoor fabrics are no longer limited to the stiff acrylics of the past. Today’s outdoor furniture can be covered in a multitude of colors, patterns and textures that rival the materials used on your favorite indoor upholstered pieces. From decorative jacquards, elegant damasks and soft chenilles, to crisp double-cloths, rich stripes, or plush velvets, you […]
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