17 Halloween And Fall Activities To Do This Year

1) Switch out basic home décor to make it feel like Fall. Read our tips here. 2) Visit a pumpkin patch. Go pick out your pumpkins at a farm instead of just buying them at the grocery store. Often times these farms have fun activities for people of all ages to do while visiting. 3) Carve/paint Pumpkins. Carving pumpkins too messy for you? Paint a … Continue reading 17 Halloween And Fall Activities To Do This Year

Update: Our New Bellevue Store

After months and months of planning and preparation, we will finally open the doors to the new Seldens Designer Home Furnishings in Bellevue, WA this Saturday August 8th. You can read about our project and see the history behind purchasing Masins Furniture and how this all came to be here. As you can expect, everything is not 100% done. We still need to change out … Continue reading Update: Our New Bellevue Store

How To Pick The Right Cocktail Table

Your cocktail table is important in your living room. It quickly becomes a multipurpose piece that needs to be picked out with a purpose. It’s a foot rest, a table for eating, and sometimes even a work bench. With so many shapes and sizes to pick from today it becomes overwhelming to choose which is right for your living room. This is the ultimate guide … Continue reading How To Pick The Right Cocktail Table

4th of July Party Hosting Ideas

Personally, the 4th of July is my favorite holiday. I love being outside in the warm air, grilling on the BBQ, watching fireworks, and spending time with those people you care about. There is something about the atmosphere of the 4th of July, not to sound cheesy but the word freedom comes to mind. This holiday is a lot more carefree and relaxing than others … Continue reading 4th of July Party Hosting Ideas

Seldens Works with Tory Jones from Treehouse Masters

We all know Tory Jones from her incredible work on Animal Planet, and Seldens Designer Home Furnishings was lucky enough to get to work with her again on a special project! We are going to give you a little glimpse into how Tory was able to tie different elements together with an overall Pirate theme. Going overboard on one theme can make your home or … Continue reading Seldens Works with Tory Jones from Treehouse Masters

The Power of an Upholstered Headboard

In college I moved houses every year, my furniture was replaceable, and truthfully I didn’t really care what my room looked like, so I did not have any kind of headboard. Let me just point out though, that was COLLEGE. If you are an adult and you are no longer living with 4 roommates and going to school, you should never not have a headboard. … Continue reading The Power of an Upholstered Headboard

Decorative Hardware Pieces

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

The Commandments of Interior Design

Even though every room is unique and has a different theme, designers do have a set of guidelines to follow for how all the parts are tied in together so perfectly. We have brought you that list of 20 rules to follow! 1. Never put a round dining table in a long rectangular shape room, and vice versa. 2. Not all furniture needs to be … Continue reading The Commandments of Interior Design

How to: Decorate your Entryway

Your entryway is the very first area a person sees in your home. There is something to be said for “first-impressions”, so you want to be sure that this very first one is good. Some people might just be stopping by and the only thing they ever see of your house is the entryway. Because this is true, your entryway may be the most defining … Continue reading How to: Decorate your Entryway