Furniture

Oct 10

Celebrating the Holidays in Style with Bunny Williams

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Bunny Williams new furniture collection for Ballard Designs

Anyone who knows designer Bunny Williams knows she’s a consummate and gracious entertainer. She knows all the key ingredients to ensuring her guests have a good time. Lucky for us, she’s sharing her lifelong love for thoughtful details and timeless style with us. This holiday, she’s adding to her fabulously unique collections of decorative accessories and tabletop, plus she’s introducing a limited edition dining collection, designed especially for you and Ballard Designs. We spoke to Bunny about her new holiday collection and what she most looks forward to during the holidays.

 
Sep 20

Emily Clark’s Kitchen Keeping Room

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Emily Clark's keeping room with the Shiloh Spool Chair

We love seeing our pieces in real homes, so you can imagine our delight when we saw our fabulous Shiloh Spool Chairs in Emily Clark‘s keeping room. She’s sharing her makeover with you today!

 
Sep 15

How to Match a Coffee Table to Your Sectional

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Matching a coffee table to your sectional sofa

There’s a lot to love about sectional sofas. They’re a great alternative to the more traditional sofa and loveseat combination while providing just as much, if not more, seating. Plus, they’re hands down super snuggly.

However, when a sectional is not paired with the right coffee table, the result can be off-putting and have a major effect on the overall look and feel of your room. Here are our best tips for matching a coffee table to your sectional.

 
Sep 8

Casa Florentina: Our New Fall Favorites

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Ballard Designs Casa Florentina collection

We’ve racked up a lot of frequent-flyer miles to Italy this year working on our fall Casa collection with our Florentine furniture makers. At their workshop, nestled in the lush hills of Florence, you’ll still find artisans who use the age-old techniques of their ancestors to craft beautiful, well-made furniture with exquisite hand-layered finishes. It’s always an incredible experience to see the masters at their craft.

 
Aug 2

3 Ways to Use our Harper Bar

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3 ways to use our Harper Bar

While we all want our house to be beautiful, it’s even more important that it functions for our life. That’s why we love creating furniture pieces that are hardworking and functional for modern life. We’re excited to introduce our new Harper Bar which is packed with storage for all of your barware, but with brass accents and sleek lines, it’s a piece that brings instant chic to your space. Of course if you have no use for a bar, we can imagine a few other ways to use this gorgeous piece!

 
Jul 5

Quiz: Which Louis Chair Are You?

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Ariel red fabric on Louis dining chairs in dining room designed by Eddie Ross

From our point of view, your home should be a place that expresses your unique personality and combines function with fun! That’s why we’re so obsessed with our customizable Louis chair program. With our tool, you can create nearly endless combinations of our 250+ fabrics! But with all of those options, how are you supposed to narrow down your favorite? Let us help!

 
Apr 4

10 Living Rooms Without Coffee Tables

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Living Rooms without coffee tables

If you’re furnishing your first living room, there’s often a mental check list that comes to mind. Sofa? Check. Chair? Check. Coffee table? Check. But just like any room in your house, we want you to make your spaces work for you, so ditch that check list and think outside the box. We’re advocating for you to pick exactly what you need, and in many cases, that might not be a coffee table. Here are 10 living rooms that go without one — maybe one of these setups work for you!