This Sunday, September 11th is Grandparents Day. We wanted to celebrate all the grandparents out there who play such an important role in the development of a grandchild. As every grandparent knows, one of the joys of grandchildren is you get to spoil them and then send them home. Why not surprise the grand kids with some fun games next time they come to visit. … Continue reading Celebrating Grandparents Day!
Our guest blogger today is Selden’s Interior Designer: Lori Broznowski Summers in the Northwest … Dare I brag and say, they are, hands down, the best anywhere? Yes! Summers in the NW are absolutely GREAT! We need furnishings that live up to the extreme beauty of this region. Here are some of my Outdoor favorites. The new collection “MBRACE” from Dedon. This chair, designed by … Continue reading The GREAT Outdoors: NW Style
For the past month we have been doing a little remodeling in our Tacoma showroom. The walls were torn down and the tiles were ripped up. With new walls, new floors and paint there is now a gorgeous new section of our showroom displaying Bernhardt Interiors Furniture. When you walk in to the new area, you will understand why we wanted to showcase these pieces. … Continue reading Our Bernhardt Interiors Display Is Complete!
When buying living room furniture, there is always the option to buy a matching set. An identical sofa, love seat, and chair, are ready to go and you know they look good together, so why wouldn’t you buy them? We are going to dare you to go bold and break the usual habit of shoppers. Find a fun and funky accent chair to add come … Continue reading 9 Fabulous Accent Chairs For Every Style
Chaddock Furniture is an outstanding American brand that has been creating quality products for 67 years. From their perfected materials and detailed craftsmanship, this brand is perfect for your home. If you haven’t already, you should check them out and sign up fr these great news letters! http://www.chaddockhome.com Continue reading Selden’s Gina Crosslin Featured In Chaddock Furniture News
As we go along in the process of identifying different room designs, (last week was Traditional Design) make sure to notice differences in furniture shape, room layout, and other details such as those. Today we are putting together a contemporary room design. Contemporary design includes a range of elements and features and that I what it can be so confusing. Soft round lines are common … Continue reading A Contemporary Room Design
Here are 11 mistakes that people often make when decorating their home, that you should try to avoid! 1. Over accessorizing 2. Using even numbers with decor. (Odd always looks best) 3. Matching everything 4. Placing furniture up against the wall 5. Leaving shelves empty 6. Choosing too small of a rug “floating rug” 7. Forgetting windows. (curtains complete any room) 8. Too many decorative … Continue reading 11 Common Interior Design Mistakes
Phew we made it through Monday! Creative handles and knobs in your home give character to spaces you didn’t think possible. Some people either overlook the hardware in their home, or they completely disregard a piece because they don’t like the handles it. In reality, hardware is one of the most simple things to change out and can make such a bold difference. We have … Continue reading Decorative Hardware Pieces
Spring is going to be here before we know it and with that comes a sense of needing refreshing which often includes more colors and patterns in fabric through out our life. Using patterns in your home is always a great idea to add that wow factor, but only if you are doing it right. If you don’t know how to use patterns, it … Continue reading Dos and Don’ts of Mixing Prints and Patterns
Everyone’s initial reaction to lighten up a dark room is to fill it with white. But you should STOP. Yes we love white here and it looks amazing in a lot of rooms, but there are so many other options as well if you’re willing to put in a little color here and there. It could be that you have little natural lighting in your … Continue reading 5 Secrets to Lighten a Dark Room