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How to Mix and Match Pillows on a Sofa

June 4, 2018

How to Mix and Match Pillows on a Sofa

If you love pillows like the rest of us, there can sometimes be a dilemma when choosing the best duo, trio or quartet to select for your sofa. Mixing and matching pillows on a sofa or loveseat doesn’t have to be difficult if you remember several simple guidelines.

5 Quick Tips to Summer Decorating

May 29, 2018

5 Quick Tips to Summer Decorating

Now that nature is in full bloom, getting ready for the summer and the warmer months ahead will just require a few tweaks and subtle changes to your interior. We have five great tips to welcome in summer 2018. Yes, quick tips, like a simple twist of lemon in your glass of sweet tea!

Fine Furnishings: A Look into John-Richard

May 22, 2018

Fine Furnishings: A Look into John-Richard

“It’s important for us to work with great companies and great people. John-Richard is such an asset to our interior design and retail business. We are privileged to partner with them.” ~ Lynn Mathison

The Beauty of a Neutral Palette

May 15, 2018

The Beauty of a Neutral Palette

  Selecting a neutral palette for your home décor is still the best investment you can make. As a retail and design business we always recommend our customers and clients purchase high-quality neutral furnishings in order to create a clean canvas in which to build on.

A Mother and Daughter Team

May 7, 2018

A Mother and Daughter Team

“When I first opened our retail space, I asked my daughter to come help get it set up. She’s been working with me ever since. I never would have dreamed that I would get the chance to work with her everyday.”

Say “Bonjour!” to French Decorating

May 1, 2018

Say “Bonjour!” to French Decorating

Bonjour! French decorating has certainly evolved over the years. Modern French design is more streamlined with a “less is more” approach, yet traditional French décor is still a beautiful and timeless look. Let’s go on “un petit voyage” (a little journey) through a lovely home captured in an ageless French fashion that you will surely love and gain great inspiration.

Give Yourself Permission to Have a Nice Home

April 24, 2018

Give Yourself Permission to Have a Nice Home

  If we give ourselves permission to surround ourselves with beauty it reflects a lot of who God is and what He wants. God wants us to have our homes in order. He wants our homes to be a refuge and a place of peace. If we are so hung up on it being materialistic, ask

How to Choose the Best Accent Chair for Your Space

April 18, 2018

How to Choose the Best Accent Chair for Your Space

Transitional accent chairs Nothing brings function, color and style to a space better than an accent chair. Whether you choose a transitional, modern, or traditional piece, your family and guests will benefit from the comfort and hominess it brings. Accent chairs offer not only extra seating but give touches of color, texture and shape

Why Choose Quality Furnishings? A Journey Through Our House Designs

April 10, 2018

Why Choose Quality Furnishings? A Journey Through Our House Designs

Spring is the season when people are thinking about changing up their home’s décor. Most are on the hunt for substantial pieces of furniture such as a sofa. So, what is the difference between purchasing a custom and quality sofa versus purchasing a massed produced sofa?

Get Creative with Pantone Color Ultra Violet

April 3, 2018

Get Creative with Pantone Color Ultra Violet

New Pantone color choice of 2018 is out of this world! This bright and imaginative hue is called Ultra Violet, and it is bound to inspire your home and add an unexpected emotion of wonder.