Tufted Furniture

French Arm Chairs – Timeless and Fabulous

By |September 29th, 2014|

 

French upholstered arm chairs have been “en vogue” since the time of Louis XV. Prior to that time, arm chairs were primarily made from wood and designed with erect backs. But the Renaissance period redefined all art forms, including furniture design, leading to more comfortable lounge chairs with cushioned seats, semi-reclining backs and swooping arms. […]

The Allure of Tufted Furniture

By |July 7th, 2014|

French tufted furnishings have seen a resurgence in design lately. Widely found on an array of pieces such as headboards, ottomans, dining chairs and sofas, these furnishings have left the vintage look behind and stepped into the modern world of design.

Tufted chairs seem to invite you to sit, relax and enjoy the feel of the […]

Find the Perfect French Bench!

By |March 21st, 2013|

Available in many shapes and sizes, French Benches and Ottomans are sure to add a chic elegance to your decor.  Benches have the bonus of having a huge visual impact, yet the space they occupy is often minimal. The settees below are generally defined as small sofas or benches with a high back that may or […]

Romantic Living – Get the Look

By |February 8th, 2013|

Are you a hopeless romantic? Does the idea of soft lighting, plush furnishings and feminine flair make your heart flutter? Romance doesn’t have to be just for Valentine’s Day. Enjoy it everyday with romantic furnishings which have everything you need to create a fantasy dream room come true. We have selected a few gorgeous examples […]

Tufted Chic Furnishings

By |August 7th, 2012|

Tufted furniture is right on trend for 2012 and is updated and modernized for a fresh new look. Tufting is the art of upholstering by pulling and puckering fabric through a thick layer of padding and fastening it in place with a button covered in the same fabric. It takes a steady hand and precise […]

Vintage French Chic Elegance in Our Belle Maison Francaise Boutique

By |March 23rd, 2012|

French furniture is always in style, but these vintage French chic pieces will simply sweep you off your feet! They combine classic forms with distressed finishes for an old world look with a fresh feel. There’s just something about the hand-carved details, antiqued mirror effects and utterly dreamy finishes that sets these beautiful pieces apart.

Gorgeous […]