Tag Archives: Hooker Furniture

Mixed Metals

When you cook, you don’t use only one kind of spice. When you choose your jewelry, you don’t have to limit yourself to only silver or purely gold. Get fancy with the spices! Mixing metals can be an easy and inexpensive way to reimagine any room of your home. Play with textures, tones, and finishes […]
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Good, Better, Best…Premium?

Guide to buying furniture: Good, Better, Best...Premium? Chandra Christian explains quality and price differences when buying furniture . . . tips for shopping at Furnitureland South.
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Design Challenge: Make It Work

As a designer, my passion has always surfaced from a craving for a good challenge. I have learned in every avenue of my experience that design is not about selecting a set. It’s about bringing new life and function to an otherwise uninspired concept. Allowing pieces with separate intentions to create balance and interest in […]
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Giving for the Cure

Yesterday was one of those extra-special days when my love for Furnitureland South exceeds my own expectations. Following our Pink Partners for the Cure promotion during the month of October, we had a special visit from John Richardson and Anna Eichhorn of the NC Triad Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Just in […]
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It’s all about the accents!

A great way to dress up a room and add character is to highlight the more substantial pieces in the room with fun accents that express your unique style. Bold patterns and designs are becoming more prevalent and, while they can be tempting, they can also be a little intimidating. Accents are the perfect solution […]
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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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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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Retreat: My Creative Release

What comes to mind when you think of “relaxation?” I’m sure most people would respond to this question by answering resting, meditation, or even a nap. Unfortunately, I just don’t relax like most! For me, relaxing after a long day of design work is, well … doing more design work! But you know what? That’s […]
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A Natural Touch

With fall in the air, my mind is filled with everything outdoors: crisp weather, bonfires and leaves crunching underfoot. I know I’m not alone when I say “I LOVE being outdoors this time of year!”  With so many potential design ideas, why not bring the outdoors in? This is exactly what a lot of furniture […]
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My Cozy Corner

I am of the mindset that every woman needs a tranquil space. A personal, private, and peaceful space reserved just for her. At the end of a long day I crave a bit of quiet, even if it is just for a few minutes. For me, this area of the home doesn’t need numerous square […]
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