cottage chic furniture

Decorating with Natural Elements

May 3rd, 2018|

Treasured vintage botanical prints, animal art, and reproductions make decorating with natural elements a fun and tranquil experience. Popular since the 1800’s, flora and fauna inspired artwork has been a common theme throughout history – even the earliest humans used images of plants and animals to add interest to their dwellings. Whatever your style, you’ll […]

Cottage Style Furnishings

May 2nd, 2015|

Cottage style furnishings create an enchanted and cheerful ambiance and are easy to work with. Begin with comfortable, casual pieces, especially those that take their inspiration from the garden, furniture painted with bird and tree motifs, or shabby chic “chippy” style furnishings. Cottage style allows you to mix new and old items, ornate and simple […]

Home Decor Trends 2014

October 22nd, 2013|

Home furnishing trends in 2014 are expected to be bold, colorful and eclectic. Expect to see retro lighting, furniture in hues of blue, purple and gray, Greek symbol embellishments, skull motifs, geometric shapes and both acrylic and rich wood furniture.

Finding the Perfect Display Cabinet

October 2nd, 2013|

I think we all come across the same issues in our homes in trying to find more storage for things that we have accumulated over the years. Sometimes we just need the space to store them, and other times we want to display our treasured objects for everyone to admire. Selecting the right cabinet requires […]

French Country Dining Room Furniture

July 2nd, 2013|

French County style dining rooms are warm and inviting spaces that allow guests to pull up a chair and linger over a dinner with friends and family. French Country design has been around for centuries and remains one of the most popular dining room styles today. To achieve this look there are many pieces you […]

Cottage Style Furniture

June 18th, 2013|

Cottage style decorating is an American favorite thanks to the comfort and versatility if offers. Cottage style decor blends the old with the new to create a cozy yet eclectic look that is always personal. In cottage style interiors, you will often find rustic wood tables with white distressed wood or cane back chairs and […]

The Versatile French Chest

May 28th, 2013|

The traditional chest of drawers used for storing clothes in your bedroom has transformed into a piece that is both functional and decorative for other parts of the home as well. A necessity in the bedroom, a chest of drawers can also be useful in many other areas of the home to store various items […]

Vintage Glam

May 19th, 2013|

Lights, Camera, Action! Vintage Glam, or Hollywood Regency Style as it is often called, is all about the wonderful golden age of Hollywood style that spanned from the 1930s to the 1960s. The stars were the epitome of style, luxury and glamour. Often, they were filmed and photographed surrounded in plush furnishings and luxurious materials. […]

Decorating with Console Tables

May 6th, 2013|

Console tables are one of the most versatile pieces of furniture you can own in your home. They have many uses and functions and are found in practically every room, including the entry way, living room, hallway, bedroom or any place you want to display treasured items.

Entry tables set the tone for the home as […]

Bring the Feeling of Spring into Your Home!

April 1st, 2013|

Springtime is here – one of my favorite times of year! The trees are in bloom with flowers in white, lavender and pink. Tiny purple flowers have sprouted up in the front yard. The lawn is glistening with beads of water from the light rains as rays of sun peak through white fluffy clouds, hinting […]