Farmhouse chic furnishings

Urban Designer Farmhouse

By |November 15th, 2016|

Designer Mish Chadwick recently welcomed us into her home – a remarkable renovated farmhouse located in Los Gatos, California. When she and her family moved to the Silicon Valley area, the hunt for a new dream home began. Soon, Mish found exactly what she was looking for – an old farmhouse and barn with great bones and good floorplans that wouldn’t require much change, both begging for a makeover. “I loved the character of the home and its little unique rooflines, along with the fact that it looks much older than it actually is,” Mish says.

In the main farmhouse, Mish’s unique […]

Modern Farmhouse Decorating

By |October 11th, 2016|

Modern farmhouse decorating mixes modern materials with warm, authentic farmhouse furniture and décor, creating a welcoming respite from everyday cares. Unique, expertly aged pieces lend a relaxing touch, while bronzed and blackened metal decor keep the look crisp and clean. Whether your home is on a country acreage or high atop a skyscraper, you can easily mix and match to create a gorgeous, farmhouse-inspired getaway.

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Acrylic dining chairs and a few simple accessories complement an French farmhouse trestle dining table, placing a focus on the rustic wood. Offering just a touch of the faded charm that makes modern farmhouse decorating unique, […]

Hot High Point Market Trends, Fall 2014

By |October 23rd, 2014|

High Point Market furniture trends are on display now and what a fabulous stimulus to the senses!  The new collections are more sophisticated than ever as designers are applying more advanced techniques and fresh embellishments to make furniture look like works of art. Frankly, I was blown away by the sheer beauty of the showrooms this year. After spending three days admiring all the displays, I’ve definitely got a beauty buzz and plenty of creative inspiration!

Quite simply, there is a vibe of comfortable elegance that seamlessly blends classic styles with current finishes and fabrics while sprinkling luxurious showrooms with rustic […]

Fabulous French Country Cabinets

By |July 11th, 2014|

French Country cabinets are unparalleled in style, function, and versatility. Use these charming cabinets in living rooms to display pictures, books and treasured objects, in dining areas to store dishware and linens, in kitchens to hold pots, pans and food staples, and in family rooms as unique entertainment centers that complement other French country décor beautifully. Characterized by stunning hand-carved wood, French country cabinets are usually substantial in size and often serve as a room’s centerpiece, adding a sense of warmth and stylish sophistication. While many feature open shelves or glass doors, the most traditional French country cabinets boast rustic chicken wire doors. And whether […]

Finding Your Interior Design Style

By |April 23rd, 2014|

What’s your favorite style? Spring is often the perfect time of year to refresh your decor and get a stylish new look! If you are unsure about your favorite interior design style, perusing images online is a great way to discover your look. Finding the right style isn’t about “what’s in style”, rather it’s about what makes you feel at home, what brings a smile to your face, and when it comes right down to it, what feels like “you”. Here are some of our favorite websites to search by style and room:
The HGTV Designer Portfolio section has an array of […]

Cozy Farmhouse Chic Decorating

By |November 22nd, 2013|

A warm, inviting place to gather with friends and family. Isn’t this what we all strive to have in our homes? It is not only the architectural style of the farmhouse that appeals to many, but also the simplicity. The proportions are generous and the rooms are connected by open corridors. The distressed painted furnishings have a time-worn appeal that is built to last and be enjoyed by generations.

This country chic dining room beckons family and friends to sit down and enjoy a hearty meal together. The rustic wood table, distressed chairs and aged decor next to the bright light […]