Tips & Solutions

Sep 26

Get the Look: A Living Room with Global Accents

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Living room with global accents

Fall is all about coziness, and to us, there’s no better way to create a cozy space than by adding layers of texture and pattern. The inspiration for this room started with the Talcott Rug which has a beautiful color palette of ochre, gray, taupe, and spice.

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 16

Feature Friday: Julie Blanner’s Breakfast Nook

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In our Feature Friday series, we’ll be highlighting the homes of some of our favorite bloggers and designers. We love the way they’ve used our products in their spaces, so we thought we’d bring these bright ideas to you!

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 13

8 Centerpieces for Your Dining Table When You’re Not Entertaining

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10 things to put on your dining table when you're not entertaining

Dining rooms are an important part of the home when you’re gathering with family or friends, but the reality is that most of the time, they sit empty waiting on your next dinner party. Which begs the question — what do you put on your dining room table when you’re not entertaining? It looks empty and sad if there’s no centerpiece, but who has time to arrange fresh flowers every week? We’ve pulled together 10 ways to give your dining table some personality without all the maintenance:

Sep 12

The Art of the Mix with the Madcap Cottage Gents

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Living room of the Traditional Home Napa Showhouse, designed by Madcap Cottage designers John Loecke and Jason Olive Nixon

Photo: Dustin Peck Photography

Today we’re excited to introduce John Loecke and Jason Oliver Nixon— the dynamic duo behind North Carolina- and New York-based interior design firm Madcap Cottage. Known for their whimsical use of color and pattern, they scour the world for eclectic finds that capture their unique and gimlet-eyed viewpoint. This month, Traditional Home magazine features their gorgeous room in the 2015 Napa Showhouse in its pages, so we asked Jason and John to share more about the space with you.

Sep 6

7 Ways to Decorate with Jewel Tones

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Saturated jewel tones as a trend for Fall 2016

When we were designing our Fall 2016 catalog, we loved the idea of using jewel tones to create warm, cozy spaces that feel luxe but inviting. There’s just something about sapphire, emerald, and garnet that feel rich and layered — everything we’re craving for fall. Here are our favorite ways to incorporate jewel tones into your space: