Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: A Review of 3 Leading Brands

Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: A Review of 3 Leading Brands

Design Inspiration, Eco Friendly
Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: Fabrics that Work for You Performance fabrics are more than your favorite Dri-Fit running tee. In fact, these durable, comfortable fabrics are arguably best served on upholstery. Here at Circle, we have over 60 years of experience with upholstery; in fact, we’ve even been around longer than many of these performance fabrics. Not sure what performance fabrics really are, or wonder if they could be perfect on your next sofa? Read on. What are performance fabrics? Generally speaking, a performance fabric is exactly what it sounds like: any fabric engineered to perform, whether you’re in hot or cold weather, climbing a mountain, running a marathon, or playing a game of pick-up basketball. Performance fabric was created to provide extra comfort and protection. In the case…
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Best Boston Furniture Stores

Best Boston Furniture Stores

Community and Boston, General
What are the best furniture stores in Boston, MA? There are a multitude of options for furniture shopping in the Boston area and navigating them all can be overwhelming.. All furniture retailers claim that their high quality, authenticity, and good value set themselves apart from the competition. Here at Circle Furniture, we help thousands of customers each year find and create the perfect furniture and home decor to fit both their lifestyle and needs. However, as much as we love helping Bostonians - and neighboring Bostonians! - furnish their homes, we realize this is a big decision and making an investment in your home comes with a lot of different choices. Rather than turn folks away to research other local furniture stores on their own, we decided to compile a…
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Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses

Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses

Green Design
Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses: Which is Best? If you’re in the market for a new mattress, odds are you’ve come across conflicting information and complicated jargon. Best case scenario, you’ve emerged from your research with a clear idea of what you want and what you’re willing to spend for it. Most likely, however, you’re more confused than ever: how do you choose between organic mattresses, aka natural mattresses, and a traditional one? What are those pesky volatile organic compounds, VOC’s, and do they even matter? At Circle Furniture, we know just how complicated mattress shopping can be, so we did you a favor and answered some of those common questions. (more…)
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Why PMC? The Tubman Family Story

Why PMC? The Tubman Family Story

Community and Boston
Why the Pan-Mass Challenge? The Tubman Family's PMC Story The Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) kicks off its 38th year in under a month; this year, the PMC aims to raise $48 million to support patient care and cancer research. The Circle Furniture family has been involved since 2008 as cyclists and volunteers - check out more below! Why Circle Got Involved The Tubman family has been involved in the PMC since 2008, when Richard Tubman was diagnosed with cancer. Richard promised his doctor that he would ride alongside him if he survived – and he did. In an interview with the Concord Patch in 2013, Richard said, “My first diagnosis was grim and had me thinking I would never get to fulfill that promise… but a second opinion and some fine…
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