Jan 31, 2014

Galbraith and Paul Fabrics!

Why do we love Galbraith and Paul? Lots of reasons!
1. Fantastic patterns
2. Gorgeous colorways
3. Made in USA
4. Custom colors and patterns available

We are featuring the Ivy Paisley pattern by Galbraith and Paul! Comes in 10 colorways and also in custom colors too.

Ivy Paisley in Marigold on upholstery linen. Room by Neithart Interiors.

Ivy Paisley in Chocolate on natural linen. Room by Deborah Berke.

Ivy Paisley in Ocean on natural linen. Room by Katie Ridder Homes.

Stay tuned for more from Galbraith and Paul!

Jan 29, 2014

Go Mod With Dwell Studio Fabrics!

This is a sophisticated new grouping from DwellStudio featuring vibrant colors of bold primaries and mineral tones. Sold through Robert Allen. View the entire collection here: Modern Color Theory by DwellStudio.

This fabric is inspired by Malachite with alternating bands of light and dark. A 100% cotton fabric with medium large repeat. Available in Ink, Malachite and Ultramarine.

Kings Walk:
A playful lions damask that mixes primary colors with softer earth tones. A mixed woven with plenty of durability and a medium large repeat. Available in Citrine, Ultramarine and Vapor.

This watercolor floral is like a work of art with a sophisticated abstract motif. A large repeat in a linen/rayon blend. Available in Currant, Citrine and Ultramarine.

Jan 27, 2014

Best Selling Glass Lamps!

These are our top five best sellers in glass lamps. Click on the underlined links for more info!

Aqua Glass Table Lamp
This beautiful lamp features pale blue aqua glass with nickel accents. An elegant choice with a feminine silhouette. Size: 30" high. Item C06071 at The Designer Insider shop.

Clear Glass Bottle Table Lamp
This lamp has a bottle shaped body in a clear bubbled glass with bright brass accents. Classic traditional or modern. Size: 31" high. Item C06510 at The Designer Insider shop.

Smokey Green Chest Lamp
A fabulous smokey spring green finish on a blown glass shapely vase is stylish and curvaceous. This shorter lamp is perfect for desks and taller chests. Size: 23" high. Item C06354 at The Designer Insider shop.

Iridescent Glass Shaped Tall Lamp
This is a taller lamp at 37" high in a misty mercury glass that allows some light to shine through. Finished off with antique brass accents. Item C06511 at The Designer Insider shop.

Tall Green Glass Console Lamp
This is a taller lamp at 38" high in a unique green finish on glass with nickel accents. Perfect for consoles and buffets. Item C06885 at The Designer Insider shop.

Jan 24, 2014

Jane Shelton Fabrics

You have never seen a velvet like this!

Featuring: Jane Shelton Fabrics
This beautiful fabric is a linen/cotton/poly blend velvet that will make you swoon! The background is brown with the addition of cream, red and green. This fabric is a medium repeat and perfect for upholstery or pillows.
Pattern: Chatsworth Linen Velvet
Colorways: Brown Ground/Cream Diamond (shown here). Other colors: Cream Ground/Green Diamond or Cream Ground/Brown Diamond.
From one of our favorite designers: Jane Shelton.

Jan 23, 2014

Color Trend: Go Emerald!

Emerald Green Fabrics
This grouping of fabrics highlights Emerald as the main color with coordinates that will make any room special. All of these fabrics can be purchased through Fabricut which features fabrics by Nate Berkus, Collier Campbell, Lillian August and Charlotte Moss.

Top to bottom:
Sheryl Interlock in Kelly Green
Etcetera in Wasabi
Water S Edge in Malachite
Zebrahead in Emerald
Studded Squares in Bling

Jan 21, 2014

Vivid Colors from Jonathan Adler

Jonathan Adler's fabric and trim collection through Kravet features bright colors with bold patterns and beautiful embroidery. A colorful approach that is upbeat and modern!

Trim tapes top to bottom:
Super Star in Candy Apple
Super Star in Capri
Super Star in Aquatic
These unique braids are 1 1/2" wide and also are available in Sour Lime and Peanuts.

Pillows top to bottom:
Wabash in Aquamarine
Pix A Stix in Chartreuse
Pots in Surf
Santa Rosa in Pear
Off Grid in Marine
Ringleader in Confetti
Electrify in Tulip on stool at bottom.

Jan 20, 2014

Best Selling WHITE LAMPS!

These three best selling white lamps are our best sellers in this category. Each one different in style and design. One traditional, one modern and one transitional.

White Terracotta Nautical Lamp
This lamp has a nautical feel with its authentic rope ties and natural white finish over rust. An ideal casual choice for a more traditional and relaxed space. Size: 34" high. Item C06022 at The Designer Insider shop.

Modern White and Nickel Table Lamp
This lamp is a more modern approach with its off white rouleau style body and shiny nickel trim. An ideal choice for more modern settings including bedrooms or living rooms. Size: 30" high. Item C06242 at The Designer Insider shop.

White Transitional Urn Lamp
This traditional urn lamp style has been given a modern update with its acrylic base and finial and with its shiny white parchment shade. A lamp for any room setting of traditional or modern. Size: 35" high. Item C06478 at The Designer Insider shop.

Jan 17, 2014

Thomas Paul Prints!

For Thomas Paul it is all about the prints. Here we are featuring the newest colors from the Thomas Paul Collection sold through Duralee. Beautiful prints that features the most popular color for 2014! (Lavender!)

Sofa: Perch in Lilac
Pillow: Plume in Plum
Wall top row: Folly in Slate; Starburst in Smoke
Wall 2nd row: Hedge in Plum; Botany in Lavender; Bloom in Lavender
Wall 3rd row: Arboretum in Black; Folly in Slate; Skimmer in Lavender

Jan 15, 2014

Barclay Butera Fabrics

Barclay Butera for Kravet! His newest collection of fabrics that combines two "getaways", Bungalow and Retreat.

Left to right:
Nashik in Bluemoon
Vastu in Kumquat
Nassak Strie in Kumquat
Seonii in Solaria
Sula in Guava
Lateral in Limon
Seta in Pistachio
Odani in Papaya

Floral background:
 Bardonhill in Vineyard
Pillows left to right:
 Orchha Stitch in Rioja
 Zulu Grid in Toast
 Bardonhill in Vineyard
 Sonjamb Jute in Straw
 Inyo Chevron in Acorn
 Odani in Desert
 Dindori Stripe in Somoma
 Rufiji in Raisin

Jan 13, 2014

New Modern Cotton Florals

Alessandra Branca Collection
This is a great example of the new cotton florals hitting the market today. Florals in traditional prints but with brighter and more relevant colorways for today's homes. The fabric shown here is Elizabeth in Rouge/Grey. This is a classic cotton floral with a lightly chintzed design with a youthful feel. A large repeat at 41.5" v x 18" h. Notice how great this fabric looks on this light painted traditional chair. This look would fit into just about any style setting depending on the room. Photo courtesy of the Elle Decor Designer Visions Showhouse.
The Alessandra Branca collection is sold through F Schumacher. Check out the many coordinates available within this collection by clicking on the links above.

Jan 8, 2014

Paint Trends for 2014!

Two new color schemes that will be popular for 2014 according to Farrow and Ball paint!

Wall: Stiffkey Blue
Woodwork: Light Blue
Floor: Hardwick White
Desk: Setting Plaster

Wall: Cooking Apple Green
Woodwork: Green Ground
Floor: All White

All paints and photos by Farrow and Ball paint. Visit their website to see what's new!

Jan 7, 2014

Gigantic Iron Chandelier for Ballrooms!

Extra Large Iron Chalet Chandelier
This is a larger iron chandelier made for large foyers or for the center of great rooms. The chandelier is grand in scale and proportion but with great craftsmanship and nice details. The iron has plenty of curved pieces that all meet at the right places. Notice that this chandelier has three tiers of lights. The chandelier has small rope trim and button trim throughout and a large floral bud at the top and bottom. All of this adornment is finished in a distressed gold. The body of the iron chandelier is all a dark bronze with gold distressing on the edges for an aged appearance. The candles are an aged ivory and there are 24 in all! Hanging weight of this chandelier is a heavy 150 pounds. Size: 50" across at the widest point x 79" total height up to where the single chain meets. Item C09631 at The Designer Insider shop.

Jan 6, 2014

Beacon Hill's India Inspired Fabrics

Beacon Hill has introduced a new collection inspired by India's marketplaces by designers Sachin and Babi Ahluwalia. This small collection features exclusive designs that are rich in color and diversity with a global perspective. Seven unique fabrics in rich colorways that will inspire any home to add one of these fabrics to their palette.

Ankasa Legacy Collection:
Our favorite is the Crawford Bead pattern, shown here in Indigo. Also available in Marigold and Vermillion. See how this fabric is used here on the two pillows showing the metal buttons which are part of the fabric. A linen/polyester blend with a small repeat. Note that this is a high end fabric purchased through the trade. See the collection of fabrics below.

All of the collection is old through Robert Allen by Beacon Hill.

Jan 2, 2014

Blue Rooms!

Go Blue!
This is a great Signature Fabric from Schumacher in a modern pattern but in traditional blue tones. The featured fabric is Samarkand Ikat in Porcelain. This is a cotton/silk blend with a large straight repeat. Notice the use of this fabric on the sofas and how it mixes well with the tan sofa on the left. All pulled together with a blue and white rug. Copy this look!