Materials Revolution: How New Technologies Shaped Mid-Century Chairs

Materials Revolution: How New Technologies Shaped Mid-Century Chairs

Close your eyes and imagine your favorite designer chair. Are you envisioning clean lines, ultra simplicity, and sleek shapes? If so, then you are probably one of the many fans of mid-century modern furniture. The middle of the 20th century was a golden age for furniture design, particularly in the art of seating. This period,…

9 Summer Bedroom Ideas For The Ideal Summer Glow
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9 Summer Bedroom Ideas For The Ideal Summer Glow

As the warm days of summer approach, our interiors can play a crucial role in making us feel our best. Your bedroom deserves special attention during this seasonal shift because it’s one of the most cozy places to hide away during those often brutally hot afternoons. A few thoughtful changes can transform your sleeping area…

6 Benefits Of A Small Backyard Plunge Pool? Let’s Dive Deep
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6 Benefits Of A Small Backyard Plunge Pool? Let’s Dive Deep

I live in hot, sweaty Charleston, SC, so I probably spend 85% of my time daydreaming about a backyard pool. We have a tiny postage stamp-sized yard behind our 1930s home, which means a plunge pool is the perfect solution. A large pool would be amazing, but there are many benefits to smaller backyard pool…

Do You Need A Pool Sun Shelf? The Good, Bad + Relaxing (2024)
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Do You Need A Pool Sun Shelf? The Good, Bad + Relaxing (2024)

If you’re considering adding a pool sun shelf to your backyard oasis, you’re not alone. A thoughtfully designed tanning ledge can transform your swimming pool area, but not everyone agrees this feature is worth it. Decisions about pool features can feel like an overwhelming maze of endless options. And the considerable price tag adds even…

The 17 Best American Made Furniture Brands of 2024 (Ultimate Guide)
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The 17 Best American Made Furniture Brands of 2024 (Ultimate Guide)

In the ever-evolving furniture market, the pursuit of quality and craftsmanship has led many to the enduring appeal of American-made furniture. But as companies cut costs and move overseas, finding furniture made in the USA can be more complicated than ever. American furniture continues to captivate consumers seeking enduring quality for their living spaces. For…

DIY Plaster On Canvas Art That’s Easy + Elegant (How To Guide)
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DIY Plaster On Canvas Art That’s Easy + Elegant (How To Guide)

Textured canvas art is everywhere on Instagram nowadays, and it’s easy to see why. The aesthetic is refined and modern, and even better, it doesn’t require much skill or tons of materials. We live in an old house in Charleson, SC, so that means we have no shortage of cracked plaster walls and the need…

13 Chic Pool Furniture Ideas To Elevate Your Outdoor Retreat

13 Chic Pool Furniture Ideas To Elevate Your Outdoor Retreat

When creating the ultimate backyard oasis, your poolside retreat deserves the same attention to detail as your indoor living spaces. Whether you’re looking to bask in the sun’s warmth, entertain friends, or simply unwind with a good book, choosing the right pool furniture can make all the difference. In this guide, we’ll explore many chic…

19 Famous Mid Century Furniture Designers You Need To Know

19 Famous Mid Century Furniture Designers You Need To Know

Mid-century modern design has been such a pillar in the furniture world that it can still be hard to look at a furniture piece today and tell if it’s a current or mid-century creation. These furniture designers are so ubiquitous that it’s almost hard to imagine a world without them. But do you ever think…

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Follow Trends (+ Why You Shouldn’t Either)

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Follow Trends (+ Why You Shouldn’t Either)

As a designer with over sixteen years of professional experience, my journey has taught me one invaluable lesson: authenticity always favors trends. In a world inundated with ever-shifting design fads, there is nothing better than finding your path. Discover how embracing individuality over following every new trend will lead to a more comfortable and inspired…

How To Make A DIY Plant Propagation Station (Easy + Stylish) 
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How To Make A DIY Plant Propagation Station (Easy + Stylish) 

If you’re a plant lover, you know the satisfaction of watching your collection of house plants grow and thrive. But did you know you can turn one house plant into many with a plant propagation station?  Creating new plants is easy by propagating the plant cuttings. And even better, it’s a simple and fun process…