Category Archives: living

from petite to chic

designing for small spaces The New Year is underway and it’s a safe bet you’re looking around thinking, “What can I change?” If you live in a small apartment or have rooms in your home that are woefully undersized (I’m … Continue reading

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The land of no returns

Give a gift for keeps We were surprised to learn that 54% of all holidays gifts were either exchanged or altered last year, according to e-Gift platform GiftNow. What may not be surprising is what types of gifts get returned. You might’ve guessed it … Continue reading

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a warm welcome

Design Challenge: Cozy + Rustic = Sophisticated How do you balance cozy, rustic, and neutral—while still keeping your look sophisticated and fresh? This was the design challenge posed by a recent customer from Norfolk, Mass. The family of three had … Continue reading

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Boo! Buying furniture isn’t scary.

Online vs. In-Store Furniture Shopping We’re constantly looking for ways to make both in-store and online furniture buying seamless, comfortable, and less scary! We know it’s important to weigh the pros and cons of online and in-store furniture purchases, especially for … Continue reading

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New Homeowner Checklist

  #1: Measure your space…again No matter how many times you measured walls, ceilings, and rooms prior to move-in, when the boxes are all unpacked and your end tables are impossibly far from an outlet, or worse, your king bed … Continue reading

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