Performance Fabrics – What are They and Why Do I Need Them?

If you have been furniture shopping lately, you’ve probably been inundated with the term “Performance Fabric.” What are performance fabrics and why do you need them? Let’s start by deciphering the options. Crypton is a manufacturing process, not a finish. The manufacturing process offers permanent stain, moisture, mildew, bacteria, and odor-resistant protection. It is the […]


How to Hang Art Like a Pro

We all know that feeling when we purchase a beautiful piece of art, open up the packaging and find the dreaded D hooks on the back! Wired art is so much easier to hang and finesse but the D hook is actually better for your new piece of art. Having two points of suspension makes […]


What Size Area Rug Do I Need?

What Size Rug Do I Need? Looking for an area rug for your interior design project? There are some do’s and don’ts to consider when selecting area rugs. Here are our top do’s when it comes to rug sizing: What Size Rug for the Living Room and Family Room? In the living room or family […]


The Making of High Quality Pillow

I’m not often in the workroom these days but we are working with a 20 something couple on the living room of their New York City apartment. I have worked with my client’s parents in the past and in fact worked with my client and her sisters on their bedrooms when they were still teenagers […]


Current Trends in Window Treatment Design

Like fashion, styles in window treatments change over time. So what are today’s current windows wearing? For sure, we would describe them as simple, minimal with clean lines. Gone are the days of heavy, draped swags and jabots with heavy fringe and tassels. We are seeing a move toward pleated drapery panels with the emphasis […]


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