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Sanctuary

I frequently dream of a place where I can go to get away from the stress of everyday life. I think every woman should have that one space where she can go for sanctuary. A comfortable, elegant space designed just for her. A place where relaxation and beauty are the focus, if only for a […]
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Pink Partners for the Cure

Every year, nearly 1.3 million people are diagnosed with Breast Cancer worldwide. While there isn’t currently a cure, we believe there is hope. That’s why the entire month of October is going to be dedicated to celebrating feminity on Furnitureland South’s Inspired Designs blog. We’re going pink! Check out our fabulous new design beginning Monday, October […]
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Al Capone

I don’t know about you, but when I think of American Gangster Al Capone - I picture him sitting behind a dark, bulky desk in his over-sized executive chair puffing on a big, fat cigar.
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How a furniture collection was created – from Hooker Furniture

They walked the streets of New York, Hong Kong, Dallas and Atlanta, shopping boutiques, store windows, antique shops, art galleries and jewelry stores. They scoured the pages of magazines and catalogs with a trail of sticky notes marking pages of inspiration. They sat side by side for hours in the product development room at the […]
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The Re-birth of Craftsmanship – Guest Blog

The word I have been reading over and over again in design and furniture catalogs and magazines is hand. The finish is hand rubbed, the basket is hand woven and the edging on the sheet, hand crocheted. While this vibrant trend may seem to apply only to those who want the comfort and authenticity of […]
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High Point Premarket Gives Peek @ Furniture Trends

A guest blog from our friends at Hooker Furniture: Contemporary is going softer and warmer, coastal is getting more versatile and gray is walking the line between cool and taupe tones. These were some of the trends that emerged in the Hooker Furniture showroom at the recent 2-day premarket held in High Point, NC, the […]
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Snow, snow, snow, snow

Courtesy WXII News Channel 12 Living in North Carolina during a snow storm is like being in elementary school all over again. There is a rush of excitement, businesses close, everyone sits anxiously by the television to see if school will be cancelled once again (even if a single flake hasn’t fallen from the sky), […]
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Artisan, Glamorous Furniture on Rise – Guest blog from Hooker Furniture

As we look to furniture design trends for 2011, it is fascinating to connect home styles with what is happening in our economy, culture, values and personal lives. Everything is connected, and nothing happens in a vacuum…especially design! Here’s a look at two megatrends for 2011 and the cultural influences that are driving them: ARTISAN […]
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Furniture Goes Yin-Yang in 2011 (Guest Blog from Hooker Furniture)

As the Chinese philosophy of yin and yang suggests, opposites not only attract—they make the world far more interesting. The same can be said of our “personal worlds” that are most intimate to us – our homes. Your room can come alive in a whole new way when you contrast design elements in your furniture […]
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Christmas Colors of past, present and future – guest blog from Hooker Furniture

The sight of rich red and green colors alone can get us in the holiday spirit! Silver and gold are a great holiday color combo too… reflecting the glamour and pageantry of this special season. But if you’re in the mood for something less expected, consider these trend-forward holiday hues: Plum & Gold There’s just something […]
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