5 Steps to Start Your Home Decor Project

5 Steps to Start Your Home Decor Project

Colorful Ideas, Design Inspiration, Designers, General, Random, Tips and Tricks
We’re aware that starting a home décor project can bring up a lot of emotions. First, it’s exciting! Change is always thrilling and a new, fresh take on home décor can change how you feel in your home. Along with excitement, nervousness tends to creep in too. Home décor projects can be scary. You are, after all, investing your money into something. It’s natural to be afraid that you’ll make a mistake or end up with décor that you don’t love. We’re here to make sure that doesn’t happen, answer your design dilemmas, and hold your hand through the process so you can create spaces in your home that speak to you and bring you joy. Draw inspiration When you’re starting a design project, the first step is fairly obvious.…
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American Leather Personalize It: A Complete Review

American Leather Personalize It: A Complete Review

Designers, Things To know, Tips and Tricks
American Leather Personalize It is a collection of seating options with multiple customizations available. It’s sort of a ‘pick your own perfect sofa’ and it’s a great option if you have a unique living situation or a small living room that requires a specific configuration. There are many features and benefits of the American Leather Personalize It Collection, but that doesn’t mean that it’s right for everyone. Keep reading for a complete review of the collection and discover whether it’s right for you. What is American Leather Personalize It? The American Leather Personalize It is, in the company’s words, “a customizable luxury furniture collection that fits your lifestyle needs.” Within the collection, you can create a sofa, chair, loveseat, chaise, chair and half, and numerous configurations of sectionals. There are…
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Home Décor Tips for a Coastal, Beachy Style

Home Décor Tips for a Coastal, Beachy Style

Colorful Ideas, Design Inspiration, Designers, General, Tips and Tricks
When it comes to home décor and interior design, we want to be your number one resource for tips and inspiration. If you’ve been thinking about incorporating some beachy elements into your home décor, you’ve come to the right place. The coastal look seems pretty self-explanatory; a few seahorses, some stripes and you’re set. But in reality, it’s easy to take coastal too far. We’re here to give you pro tips and guidance, whether you want to transform your home to coastal chic or prefer a more relaxed cottage style. What is the coastal home décor style? The coastal look is exactly what it sounds like, a style that incorporates beachy, maritime, and seaside elements and motifs into your home décor. Although it can feel like coastal décor is reserved…
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Designer’s Pick of the Week: Cheryl Sofa

Designer’s Pick of the Week: Cheryl Sofa

Colorful Ideas, Design Inspiration, Designers, Fun Report, Pick of the Week
Cheryl Harrington, from our Pembroke showroom, has a favorite this week. And it’s the aptly named Cheryl Sofa! The sofa is an English arm, tight back sofa. “It’s always nice and neat looking because of the tight back,” she explains. It’s 42” inches deep, making it cozy and cuddly, and perfect if you’re tall. "It’s a classic design, and you can put a couple pillows on the arm if you want to nap, relax, or watch TV.” Cheryl loves the versatility of the sofa, “You can dress it up or dress it down, and it comes with two big pillows. I love the leg, but you can opt for a feral instead if you don’t like that look.” There are numerous fabrics to pick from, as well several different finishes…
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Designer’s Pick of the Week: Luna Bedroom Collection

Designer’s Pick of the Week: Luna Bedroom Collection

Design Inspiration, Designers, Fun Report, Pick of the Week
  This week, Alisha Simkhovich tells us about her pick of the week, the Luna Bedroom Collection from Wilton. She loves it so much she has a few of the pieces in her home! The Luna is available in several pieces of varying sizes, including a nightstand, a dresser, a gent’s chest, a sweater chest, and several media storage options. “What I love about the Luna is how incredibly beautiful the wood grain is. It really glistens in the light” She explains. “I also appreciate that it’s made right here in Massachusetts.” She describes, “It’s all natural cherry wood so it’s going to last a long time, and I love the walnut pulls, they’re really simple and classic.” Out of the collection, her favorite is the 6-drawer dresser which she has in…
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Dining Chairs: Upholstered vs. Wood

Dining Chairs: Upholstered vs. Wood

Design Inspiration, Designers, General, Things To know
Although dining chairs might be the last piece of the puzzle when it comes to furnishing your dining room, they’re an important piece. Your dining chairs will dictate how comfortable you are when you sit to down to eat. They’ll blend seamlessly into the design, soften the look, or add a pop of color to an otherwise neutral space. The first question you may ask yourself when selecting dining chairs is whether you should choose upholstered or wooden chairs. We’re here to answer that question and give you all the information you need so when it comes to making a purchasing decision, you can feel confident and prepared.      Pros and Cons of Upholstered Dining Chairs Benefits of Upholstered Chairs Upholstered dining chairs are beautiful additions to a dining table,…
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How Much Does it Cost to Furnish a Living Room?

How Much Does it Cost to Furnish a Living Room?

Design Inspiration, General, Things To know, Tips and Tricks
The living room is a central room in the home, and for many, a primary gathering spot. For some, it’s a cozy space to watch movies, and for others, a more formal area to host get-togethers and sit with their coffee in the morning. Either way, we know that cost is an important factor in the process of buying furniture. That’s why we’re giving you a comprehensive guide to the cost of furnishing a living room. How much does it cost? In general, the cost of furnishing a living room starts at around $10,000 and can go up to $25,000 or more. However, you should be aware that the cost of decorating a living room will vary greatly. You can easily spend much more than this with premium, luxury upholstery…
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