The Always Stylish Yet Highly Functional Étagère

The Always Stylish Yet Highly Functional Étagère

We have talked in the past about how the highly underrated ottoman just doesn’t get enough respect yet it is a highly functional and very stylish piece of furniture. Similarly, the étagère is also a highly functional very stylish piece of furniture but its place in the furniture world is only slightly ahead of the…Read More

Bar Cabinets & Carts

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Dining Room, Entertainment Room, Furniture
Bar Cabinets & Carts

How do you set up your bar or drinks counter when entertaining in your home? We find a lot of people use the kitchen because they associate the bar with requiring plumbing. But we also constantly hear the complaint that “everyone always gathers in the kitchen”. One way to get the party out of the…Read More

The Banquette is Back

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 in Design Trends, Dining Room, Furniture
The Banquette is Back

The banquette is one of those pieces of furniture that is very under-rated but highly functional. Defined as “an upholstered bench along a wall, especially in a restaurant or bar” the French word describes a variety of shapes and styled upholstered seating usually used for dining seating. If space is limited this wall hugging piece…Read More