Tag Archives: upholstery

Got Leather?

In my 20 years in the furniture industry and 14 years of service at Furnitureland South, I have gained a great appreciation for the natural beauty of leather. I’d like to share some tips with you that will help you select the best leather for the way you live. There is a leather for everyone […]
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Flying High with GJ Styles

Man Cave Series #2 “A man cave is a special part of the house dedicated to a man’s own pursuits and passions, whether spending time alone or with his mates” -Anonymous On Memorial Day, we honor our veterans for their patriotism, service, and sacrifice for our country. Photographs are an essential part of documenting our American […]
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Sunbrella | Bring The Outdoor Fabrics– IN!

How would you like to have indoor upholstery with the same benefits of outdoor fabric reliability? Imagine fabrics that are fade, moisture and stain resistant– easy to clean, yet with the softness and draping ability of indoor fabrics? You can have all of these features with “performance fabrics” from Sunbrella. More and more designers and […]
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Carefree Comfort, Anytime, Anywhere.

With today’s active lifestyle, your upholstery serves many purposes. Kids and parents alike watch TV, play video games, tweet and text, eat, drink, lounge, even sleep on the sofa or chair – add pets and friends, too! Along with this lifestyle comes the hazard of stains and soil. As a result, many upholstery manufacturers turned […]
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Libby Langdon at Furnitureland South!

An afternoon with Libby Langdon. Libby visited Furnitureland South to talk about her first book and line of furniture, in partnership with Braxton Culler: Libby Langdon Upholstery. She shares thougths on hosting Design Invasion-- the Fox Network show, being on The Rachel Ray show and others.
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Splurge vs. Steal

Splurge vs. Steal: Upholstered Wing Bed The Wing Back is back! But it is no longer exclusive to your own private personal sanctuary. Wing backs have grown up and now represent the ultimate bedroom nest for two. Imagine a soft tufted upholstered headboard, combined with the coziness of a wing chair! Blending effortlessly into any […]
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Pull up a chair

I don’t know about you,  but when I have company, it seems that there are never enough seats to go around.  It becomes a grown up version of musical chairs.  Why not provide extra spots that are tucked away, yet close at hand, but out of the way when not needed? A timeless way of accomplishing […]
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5 Must-Haves for Sofa Shopping

Any time you turn on the television or go online, you’re bound to see some sort of advertisement for furniture.  You’ll see ads that focus on price, style, selection and even on what size flat screen TV the retailer will throw in with your purchase!  How do we cut through all of the noise and separate which facts are important from […]
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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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No-Stress Upholstery

One of my “hobbies” is my family. I have a 17 year-old son with lots of friends. Teenage boys are not “thinking” about making messes, they have other things on their mind … messes just follow them. This is why I love my slipcovered furniture! I don’t stress about spills and grime. Slip them off, […]
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