• Spring 2015 Highpoint Market Furniture Launches

Sneak Peek Spring 2015 Line Up

March 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Its Sunday Funday and if you love furniture like we do, you will love a T minus 3 weeks sneak preview of new products that will debut at market.

If you haven’t been paying attention, market […]

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Saturday Style News – Hot This Week

March 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.
With the next Highpoint Market just 3 weeks away new product previews are being launched left right and center.  A few sneak peeks that caught our […]

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An Antiquer’s Dream

March 27th, 2015|0 Comments

True or False: We don’t just sell pretty new things?
True – and we couldn’t be more elated about that! To transform houses to homes you need pieces with stories and not every story need encompass […]

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Wacky Wednesday

March 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Pillows have been a hot topic around here this week- as has spring.  Combine the two and what do you get?




Hyancith’s on a pillow of course!  White goes with everything; purple qualifies as a jewel […]

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Count Your Sheep … Elsewhere

March 24th, 2015|0 Comments

24 Hours in a Day.  8 Hours = Perfect Sleep.
We spend 1/3 of our lives in bed – dreamy right?!   While finding the perfect mattress should now seem like a given, its also a fact […]

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Green & Gold

March 22nd, 2015|1 Comment

Remember our node to green earlier this week?   We are BEYOND obsessed with green and gold and Emporium Home has some seriously luxurious gems for this weeks Sunday Sunday edition.

1. Pandora Jade Box
2. Malachite Handlebar Table
3. Luck […]

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Saturday Style News – 03.21.15

March 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.

Have you ever heard of ANYONE having leather floors?!    Leave it to none other than Toronto Canada’s, nightclub impresario, restaurateur, hotelier and entrepreneur Charles Kabouth […]

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Green with Envy

March 19th, 2015|0 Comments

When we think of St Patricks Day we think Spring … but who decorates for one day a year?!  Green however, is not only hot for 2015 but a fresh welcome after a long and […]

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An Apple a Day

March 18th, 2015|0 Comments

While the transition to Spring is apparently in progress in the North East we wind down another great season of weekend jaunts to chalets and farms.  Perhaps its the still-feels-like-winter weather but our mindset hasn’t […]

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No Kids, No March Break

March 17th, 2015|0 Comments

It’s the one time a year when we wish our household was filled full of little happy feet — so we too could participate in March Break rituals.  But alas, someone has to keep working […]

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S/he Do the Move In – Makeover Monday

March 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Meet ‘guy in his 20’s’ from Markham, Ontario.  He’s your typical busy Canadian logging long hours comes home to his just-north-of-Toronto condo every day 


…and spends free time at home right there, on that couch, watching TV. […]

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Tray Envy

March 15th, 2015|0 Comments

We are counting the minutes until we can head outdoors to entertain friends & family.  In riffling through our cupboards (a jumpstart on a little spring cleaning action) we realized we could benefit from a […]

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Style News Saturday

March 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.

Pantone Color Institute unveiled its 2016 trend forecast for interiors. The nine palettes are

Natural Forms (think rosy clay and sheepskin beige)
Dichotomy (opposites attract  – pair silver metallic, sunny yellow and […]

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What Colors, Styles, Shapes, and Finishes will define 2015?

March 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Who doesn’t want to know what next big thing in interiors will be?  With the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in NYC coming up  (March 19–22, Piers 92/94) design ideas and insight from industry experts and […]

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Axe On ..or Off

March 11th, 2015|0 Comments

At first glance, calling it wacky seemed appropriate.  Staring at this sconce a little longer we begin to fall in love though we should preface this by saying we are always a sucker for all […]

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Pantone Does Hotels?

March 10th, 2015|0 Comments

If there are two things close to our heart its boutique hotels and color, so we were thrilled (and shocked we had yet to hear) about the Pantone Hotel in Brussels, Belgium.

Yes that Pantone, you […]

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Spring Ahead

March 8th, 2015|0 Comments

While this winter had several plus’ like less snow and more sun, if you are anything like us you are COUNTING the days until Spring! With the clocks going forward overnight here’s some inspiration to kick […]

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Saturday Style News – 03.07.15

March 7th, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.

Kate Spade will roll out a line of home furnishings Spring 2016 that will include furniture, rugs, fabric, wall paper, bedding and bath textiles through four licensed partners […]

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Brahms Mount – Powered by People

March 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Two words sum of Brahms Mount – feel and quality.  It all start back in 1983 when husband and wife due Claudia Brahms and Noel Mount launched the natural fiber textile brand.  Ready to move […]

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What’s It Wednesday?

March 4th, 2015|0 Comments

It’s Wacky Wednesday and this week we’re thinking– hmmm.

We saw this small industrial ‘storage’ container of sorts but what on earth is it for?! Lets see if adding a background will help you guess….

Hint:  It’s […]

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Makeover Monday – Link Love

March 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

A little link love to kick off the week.

Find out Why Michelle Obama is a Home Decorating Genius on Pop Sugar.  See what she did with this dated White House Dining Room

We also loved Sabrina’s foyer makeover on […]

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Saturday Style News – 2.28.15

February 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.

The 2015 Style Spotter team has been chosen.  They are charged with sourcing top picks from High Point Market at both the Spring & Fall markets.. […]

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One Wacky Alligator

February 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Its wacky wednesday and this caught our eye – not because we think that it’s entirely wacky (if you like this sort of thing) but it’s got this real-life characteristics to it (minus the alligator […]

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Saturday Style News – 02.21.15

February 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Hot off the press in the furniture world this week.

Pinterest is valued at $11 BILLION dollars, that’s double what it was worth last year.  Word is they are also adding a “BUY” button so you […]

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5 Ways to Shop for Furniture That Will Save You Money

February 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Let’s be honest; furniture is expensive and renovating anything always costs more than they said it would. If we had a dollar every time we heard I want the look of this room, but want […]

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Four Secrets to Buying Furniture Without Actually Going Into a Store

February 19th, 2015|0 Comments

1.Find a picture of something similar in a room. Honestly, Houzz is the best place. Designers and architects takes the guess work out of what goes with what. It’s like paint by numbers. If you’re looking […]

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50 Shades of Grey

February 19th, 2015|0 Comments

With the launch of a steamy hot flick, 50 shades of grey seems to be all the rage recently.  Seems only fitting that we explore the 50 shades of grey furniture and decor that had a timely launch […]

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A Headboard With Oars? #WackyWednesday

February 18th, 2015|0 Comments

We passed this in our travels the other day and burst out laughing.  It’s 100% original and absolutely fulfills nautical, cottage and original decorating themes but we’re left wondering …really?!

Available in two versions  – the fancier marina […]

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Travel Tuesday: Mardi Gras

February 17th, 2015|0 Comments

We’re kicking off our #traveltuesday series with more of themed look; that’s right, today is Mardi Gras and with that we couldn’t help but share some of the great decor that we spotted on homes […]

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10 Musts For Successful Furniture Delivery

February 17th, 2015|0 Comments

It constantly amazes me how many people order furniture online then don’t use common sense when having it delivered. Being an online shopping expert specializing in all things big, bulky and heavy, here are 10 […]

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Seven Trade Secrets to Buying Furniture Online

February 16th, 2015|0 Comments

It doesn’t matter whether you are an empty nester always on the go, at home with young kids, or logging crazy hours at the office, there are never enough hours in a normal day!

Despite your […]

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Makeover Monday

February 16th, 2015|0 Comments

If you have been on the site before you’ll notice we’re undoing a serious makeover, and we are so excited to hear your feedback once we get to the other side.  It’s jammed pack with […]

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Why Is There No “Fashion Week” for Decor Junkies?

February 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Fashion Week conjures up thoughts of bright lights and big cities like New York and Milan, and how apropos. It never matters what I’m wearing when I hop off a flight to LaGuardia or Newark; I […]

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Highpoint 2014 Fall – Product Launches

October 25th, 2014|Comments Off

Its the fashion week for furniture.  Twice a year in Highpoint, North Carolina furniture companies launch their new lines and buyers, designers and the like weigh in on whats hot or not.

Snapping a thousand photos […]