Sep 30, 2014

Charleston Antiqued Gray Media and Storage Cabinet

larger gray brown distressed cabinet with mirrored doors
Antiqued Gray Brown Media Armoire
Antiqued Mirrored Gray Media Storage Cabinet
This larger antiqued storage cabinet is perfect for media storage and to be the focal point in your room! This cabinet is versatile for just about any room in the house.  This Charleston styled cabinet comes in two pieces with the bottom serving as a buffet and the top for storage. Two drawers and two separate cabinets with large doors and adjustable shelves provides plenty of storage. The cabinet doors are beautifully accented with wooden x's and with antiqued mirrors. Crafted from a hardwood with a grain like oak that gives this gray/brown stain a texture with variations in tones that are common. Shades of antique gray and browns with a sandblasted finish and natural wax coating for protection and a beautiful smooth sheen. Notice also the ball feet that completes the look. Hardware and hinges are a distressed nickel. Size: 88" high x 64" wide x 25" deep. Item weight is a heavy 364 pounds. Large and roomy! Item C03162 at The Designer Insider shop. Showroom view below!

Inside view of cabinet showing openings for media.

Showroom view of antiqued gray/brown finish.

Showroom view shows true finish and illuminating mirrors!

Sep 29, 2014

Modern Upholstery Fabrics from Kravet.

modern green fabrics
Modern Green and Ivory Upholstery Fabric from Kravet

Modern Upholstery Fabrics in Green
These softer greens offers a verdant and lush oasis that matches perfectly with ivory hues inspired by a sand dollar. Offered through Kravet.

Fabric rolls from top:

Sep 26, 2014

Tall White Urn Lamp! Lamp of the Week!

best seller white lamp
White Modern Urn Lamp

Transitional Timeless White Urn Lamp
This lamp is just as it says, it is timeless! The tall vase is glazed in all white with small crackles and with clear acrylic accents for the base and finial. The shade is a parchment white to complete the pleasing design. Size: 35" total height. Item C06478 at The Designer Insider shop. BEST SELLER!

  Showroom view:

Sep 25, 2014

Bar and Serving Carts!

Great serving bar carts for serving! Four great choices for modern or traditional homes.

wood tray bar cart
Wood Folding Tray Serving Cart

Wood Bar Cart with Removable Tray!
This is a beautiful wood bar cart with a medium stain and a removable tray top. The legs are a folding style that are cleverly disguised underneath the removable top tray. Both tiers are wood including the tray top. The tray can also double as a bed or serving tray. Size: 34" long x 19" wide side to side x 29" total height. Item GV720075 at The Designer Insider shop.

white bar cart
White Modern Serving Cart

Modern White Lacquered Bar Cart
This is a design that is reminiscent of the entertainment period of the mid-century. The all metal cart is finished in a matte white lacquer for a sophisticated elegance on this modern design. The handles are integrated into the design completing the rectangular shape with a modern geometric motif. Size: 36" long x 16" wide side to side x 42" total height at the top of the handles on each end. Item GV2478 at The Designer Insider shop.

oval bar cart
Nickel Oval Serving Cart

Oval Nickel Bar Cart with Arbor Motif
This is a beautiful bar cart made of brass that has been plated with a modern shiny nickel finish. The cart is oval in shape with three shelves for plenty of storage space. The two top shelves are glass and the bottom shelf is a solid black granite piece encased within the nickel metal. The leg supports and the handles on each end are twig textured with superb detailing to resemble branches in an arbor and to bring a natural motif to the cart. Size: 41" long x 20" wide side to side x 37.5" total height. Item GV882048 at The Designer Insider shop.

oval brass serving cart
Brass Oval Serving Cart

Oval Brass Bar Cart with Arbor Motif
This is a beautiful bar cart made of brass with a modern softer brass finish. The cart is oval in shape with three shelves for plenty of storage space. The two top shelves are glass and the bottom shelf is a solid white marble piece encased within the brass metal. The leg supports and the handles on each end are twig textured with superb detailing to resemble branches in an arbor and to bring a natural motif to the cart. Size: 41" long x 20" wide side to side x 37.5" total height. Item GV882047 at The Designer Insider shop.

Sep 24, 2014

Decorating with Modern Prints

Go modern with bold prints on your solid upholstery! All fabrics from Fabricut.

modern pillows
Bright Modern Prints for Pillows from Fabricut

Modern Printed Fabrics:
No need to redo upholstery, change your pillows and accessories as trends come and go. Choose modern bold prints for pillows and drapes to match with your solid upholstery. Notice the nailheads in nickel that mix with the nickel lamp and nickel cocktail table to keep this room modern.

Chairs: Cypress Hill in Navy; Alpine in Blue (back); Silverchair in Ivory (pillow).

Drapery: Sheryl Interlock in Ivory.

Sofa: Cypress Hill in Taupe.

Pillows left to right:
No Doubt in Citron
Mumford in Charcoal
The Clash in Teal

Sep 23, 2014

Our Top Ten "Best Selling" Wall Sconces!

white beach sconces
White Coral Wall Sconce
C05158- White Coral Wall Sconce - A white textured finish covers the wrought iron frame to create a sconce with oceanic beauty. Other light fixtures to match!

modern silver wall sconce
Silver Slim Modern Wall Sconce
C05908 - Silver Wall Sconce with Silk Shade - This sconce is slimmer in depth than most with its 4" depth. The silk shade curves back to the wall hiding the modern GU24 socket. Distressed silver over iron completes the look.

star wall sconce
Antiqued Mirror Star Wall Sconce
C05007 - Antiqued Mirrored Star Wall Sconce - Antiqued mirror panels are arranged over a distressed silver iron frame to create this beautiful starburst wall sconce. Our top seller!

Boxed Iron and Glass Wall Sconce
C05119 - Industrial Chic Boxed Iron Wall Sconce - This sconce blends industrial with metropolitan chic with its all iron boxed design and seeded glass disc that sits in front of the bulb. A mirrored back further illuminates the light with its old iron finish.

modern brass sconce
Modern Brass Shaded Wall Sconce
C05121 - Brass and Cream Silk Shaded Wall Sconce - This sconce has a mid-twentieth century design with a softer antique brass finish and a cream silk oval shade. Modern and sophisticated for transitional interiors.

modern brass sconce
Brass and Black Shaded Wall Sconce
C05021 - Brass and Black Silk Shaded Wall Sconce - This sconce has a mid-twentieth century design with a softer antique brass finish and a black silk oval shade. A modern and sophisticated choice for transitional interiors.

mirrored silver wall sconce
Antiqued Mirrored Wall Sconce
C05027 - Antiqued Mirror and Silver Wall Sconce - Traditional or modern, this sconce features a distressed silver finish with facets of antique mirror. Great with a shade or without for any interior.

clear glass shaded sconce
Bronze Gold Sconce with Glass Shade
C05127 - Bronze Gold Modern Glass Shaded Sconce - Bronze with gold highlights over iron makes this sconce distinctive especially with its clear glass shade. Also available is the same sconce with a frosted shade. A smaller sconce for traditional or modern interiors.

mirrored ornate sconce
Gold and Silver Traditional Mirrored Sconce
C05028 - Gold and Silver Empire Wall Sconce - This wall sconce is adorned with arrow and acorn accents in gold and silver leaf finishing with antiqued mirror to complete the look. A very traditional wall sconce with an Empire design.

Coach lantern wall sconce in bronze
Distressed Bronze Lantern Wall Sconce
C05030 - Distressed Bronze Wall Lantern Sconce - This beautiful lantern styled sconce features a bronze verdigris finish over iron and antiqued seeded glass panels. Tall and narrow for traditional or transitional interiors.

Sep 22, 2014

Kravet Gray, Green and Sea Blue Fabrics for Upholstery

Kravet Upholstery Fabrics

Modern upholstery fabrics in seaside blues and grays. All from Kravet.

Soft blues and greens with a dusty taste of gravel is offered in this new surf collection from Kravet and Panetone.
Fabrics from left:

Sep 19, 2014

The French General Collection: Fabric, Trim and Wallpaper

    Designer Fabrics: The French General Collection

French fabric
French General Fabrics
The French General Collection comes in three colorways: Bisque, French Blue and Rouge. This collection features fabric, trim and wallpaper and was founded by Kaari Meng. She traveled to France every summer and collected inspirational elements found throughout the countryside. She developed this collection in an old barn in upstate NY to reflect a simplistic lifestyle. This traditional collection focuses on linen and cotton fibers and conveys a luxurious French appeal. All sold to designers through Fabricut.

Click here to visit the French General Blog!

French style trim
French General Trim

First row: Bernadette in La Mer; Vanesque in La Mer; Colette in Rose; Charente in Bisque; Lautrec in Rouge.
Second row: Auvillar in La Mer; Charente in Rose; Cartier in Bisque; Cartier in Indigo; Dauphine in Bleu.
Third row: Bernadette in Rouge; Josette Linen in Linen; Lautrec in Bleu; Mirmande in Hemp; Charente in Bleu.
Fourth row: Vanesque in Bisque; Mirmande in Bleu; Josette Cotton in Bisque; Manon in Bleu; Manon in Rouge; Auvillar in Rose.

French wallpaper patterns
French General Wallcovering

Wallcovering: Clemence in Indigo.
Back pillow: Tournesal in Indigo; Trim is Cartier in Bisque.
Front pillow: Emile in Bleu; Trim is Auvillar in Bleu.
Bottom cushion: Albi Linen in Parchment.

All fabric, trim and wallcovering sold through Fabricut.

Sep 18, 2014

Designer Mirror: Soft Gold Iron Accessories and Table to Match

mirror and matching sconces
Gold Mirror and Sconces to Match

Soft gold hand forged iron in a spike design makes this mirror and matching sconces special!

Gold Sunburst Mirror:
The mirror frame is made of hand forged iron with an uneven quality to the iron to continue the hand forged look. The iron sunburst resembles spikes that are stacked at different widths to form this beautiful frame. The iron is then finished in a softer gold that surrounds a round beveled mirror. All hand crafted. Item SA790227 at The Designer Insider shop.

Gold Spiked Candle Wall Sconce:
This is a unique candle wall sconce that includes a clear glass shade. The iron resembles spikes that are stacked at different heights to form this beautiful sconce holder and continues onto the wall. Holds a 4" pillar candle. Item SA790228 at The Designer Insider shop.

Gold Iron Bench with Muslin Top:
This is a small and unique bench for just about any room in the home. Use it by a sofa or chair as a foot stool or seating. The top has an attached muslin cushion, not the fabric seen here. You can easily cover the cushion and make it your own. Item SA790374 at The Designer Insider shop.

Gold Side Table with White Marble Top:
This is a small and unique side table for just about any room in the home. Use it by a sofa or chair for a drink or display. This table is made of hand forged iron with an uneven quality to the iron to continue the hand forged look. The iron legs resemble spikes that are stacked to form the base, then finished in a soft gold. A metal band surrounds the top that holds a natural white marble slab. Item SA790373 at The Designer Insider shop.

Sep 17, 2014

Designer Fabrics: Deer Motif Fabric from Pindler and Pindler

rustic cabin fabrics
Deer Motif and Rustic Fabrics

The Gentlemen's Retreat Collection
This new collection from Pindler and Pindler is part of the Gentlemen's Retreat Collection featuring classic sophisticated patterns in suitable palettes of color. Weaves and textures are paired with stripes and patterns to make your room interesting and casual.

Fabrics from top:

Sanderson - A small repeat design in a Greek Key patterned woven with texture and interest. Color: Graphite. Comes in 19 colorways.

Becall - A classic houndstooth design in a woven texture that is suitable for upholstery. Color: Charcoal. Comes in 2 colorways.

Sanderson - A small repeat design in a Greek Key patterned woven with texture and interest. Color: Spice. Comes in 19 colorways.

Allendale - An exclusive stripe texture that is perfect for upholstery. Color: Yellowstone. Comes in 4 colorways.

Uncle Buck - An exclusive ethnic upholstery design featuring a stylized deer motif. Comes in a textural construction that is durable for upholstery. Color: Charcoal. Comes in 3 colorways. A repeat of 28" high x 27" wide.

All fabrics are from Pindler and Pindler, to the Trade.

Sep 16, 2014

Designer Furniture: Small Side Tables: Modern or Traditional

iron side tables with stone top
Small Side Tables in Iron

Need a great side table? We have lots of selections to choose from for all decor styles. The two above are just a sampling of the tables available. Click here:  Side Tables and then choose your favorite!

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Sep 15, 2014

Designer Fabrics: Outdoor Fabrics from DwellStudio in Turquoise and Lime

Designer Fabrics from DwellStudio

DwellStudio's Outdoor Fabric Collection
This is a sampling of the Modern Bungalow Collection from DwellStudio for Robert Allen. These indoor/outdoor fabrics are a new assortment of exciting palettes and designs all crafted using Sunbrella. Very chic and durable for your decor. This is the turquoise and green palette, but other colorways are available with plenty of coordinating fabrics. Thank you DwellStudio!
Fabric from top:
Jungalow in Lime
Palmwood in Turquoise
Finmark in Turquoise
Nordic Stripe in Turquoise
Lazy Cabana in Turquoise

All fabrics sold through Robert Allen for DwellStudio.

Sep 12, 2014

Lamp of the Week! Black Lamp with Silver Skull Motif

Antique Nickel and Black Skull Lamp with Black Shade
This striking lamp is a very surreal antique nickel and black lamp with an unusual but popular motif. The skull is an antique nickel and it is affixed to a black base. The black parchment shade adds more drama to the overall design. Size: 29" high. Item C06007 at The Designer Insider shop.

Sep 11, 2014

Modern Silver Tall Pendant with Glass Balls

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Silver Iron and Glass Modern Pendant

Showroom view of Modern Glass Ball Pendant
This wonderful pendant is a tight spiral design shape finished with hand applied silver on the iron. Hand blown glass balls in graduated sizes twirl down the frame. The delicate clear glass and iron creates a sophisticated pendant all in a contemporary silver leaf. This is a larger pendant at 43" total height and is a slim 20" wide at the widest point. Comes with four lights for plenty of illumination and a six foot chain. Item C09001 at The Designer Insider shop.

Sep 10, 2014

Kravet Guaranteed In Stock Fabric - Featuring Yellow Modern Fabrics!

yellow modern fabrics
In Stock Modern Fabrics from Kravet

Modern Yellow Fabrics for Upholstery: Quick Shipping!
Three beautiful choices of fabric all in a subtle yellow tone.
These fabrics are part of the Kravet Guaranteed in Stock collection. Usually these fabrics ship within 24 hours from Kravet directly to the designer. Over 1400 fabrics to choose from for quick shipping!

Left chair: 31381.14 - A heavy duty jacquard fabric with a medallion motif and a teflon finish. Repeat: 6.5" wide x 11" high. Content: A rayon/polyester blend. Comes in nine colorways!
Middle chair: 31392.416 - A heavy duty jacquard fabric with a teflon finish. Repeat: 7" wide x 13.5" high. Content: 100% cotton. Comes in six colorways!
Right chair: 31380.16 - A heavy duty paisley pattern with a teflon finish. Repeat: 28" wide x 9" high. Content: polyester/rayon/cotton blend. Comes in seven colorways!

All fabrics and chairs are from Kravet, to the Trade.

Sep 9, 2014

Williamsburg Home Decor Collection! Exclusive Products!

ivory leather chair
Ivory Leather Chair

We sell many beautiful products from the Williamsburg Furniture and Accessories Collection such as this club chair in ivory leather. Click the following link to see all the exclusive products from this unique home decor collection for modern and traditional interiors!

Williamsburg Home Collection

See all of our great signature products at The Designer Insider shop!

Sep 8, 2014

Embroidered Fabric in Gray and Orange for Modern Rooms

We love this gorgeous pattern from Robert Allen Designs. The pattern is "Sprouting Vine", a beautiful embroidered floral that is contained within large teardrops on a solid background. Notice the gray background, the orange and pink flowers and the brown stems. A 100% linen fabric with viscose embroidery. Repeat: 25" high x 14.5" wide. Gorgeous!
Pattern: Sprouting Vine
Color: Fireside

Pair it with "Swink" an orange linen fabric with a sewn geometric pattern for a quilted look. This has a small repeat that makes it perfect for ottomans and pillows. Swink comes in twelve colorways.
Pattern: Swink
Color: Canyon

Other "Sprouting Vine" colors:





All fabrics are from Robert Allen Design, to the Trade.

Sep 5, 2014

Lamp of the Week! Silver Iron Modern Floor Lamp!

Silver Iron Modern Floor Lamp
This is a slender floor lamp with a geometric profile all finished in a modern silver that pairs well with other decor. The lamp rod is square iron with a distressing of indentions over the entire lamp including the four modern feet. Then it is finished in a more modern silver for a raw natural metal look. This makes this lamp a best seller! The round shade is an off white linen and the lamp is all wrought iron. Size: 69" high. Shade size: 19" wide. A best selling modern silver floor lamp! Item C08066 at The Designer Insider shop.

Sep 4, 2014

Sunset Pink and Coral Fabrics from Kravet

This beautiful serene collection features combinations from sunset pinks to clay oranges and reds to stone hues. All new collection by Kravet and Panetone.

Modern pink and coral orange fabrics:
Left top pillow: 33202-12
Left bottom pillow: 33177-312; 33182-12
Left front pillow: 33199-317; 31391-97
Center pillow: 33183-716; 33180-317
Right top pillow: 31027-16
Second pillow in stack: 33171-1610
Third pillow in stack: 33208-909; 33228-916
Fourth pillow in stack: 33200-16
Bottom pillow in stack: 33184-910; 33182-24
Leaning pillow: 33201-712

Fabrics sold through Kravet, to the Trade.

Sep 3, 2014

Gold and Silver Mixed Chandeliers and Lighting

These fixtures are our best sellers for lighting with gold and silver. Update your home by using a fixture that has both colors!

Silver and Gold Modern Round Chandelier
C09302 - This is a modern chandelier with shimmering silver leaf as the main color enhanced with gold leaf. Perfect for dining tables small or large as this chandelier has a larger size too, C09301.

Distressed Crystal and Glass Pendant Chandelier
C09388 - This light is part of a larger collection that makes it easy for matching. The iron is heavily distressed in silver with distressed gold accents enhanced with crystal drops and seeded glass. Matching fixtures: C09357, C09387, C09979, C05357 and C08357.

Modern Empire Chandelier in Gold and Silver
C09411 - Old world style in a distressed French gold with unique chain mail cording in antiqued silver. Also comes in a larger version, C09412.

Embellished Small Silver and Gold Chandelier
C09461 - Distressed gold leaf mixed with silver leaf on a smaller chandelier with graceful curves. Perfect for hallways and small dining.

Matte Silver and Gold Leaf Elegant Iron Chandelier
C09948 - Elegance and embellished details adds the right touch to this gold leaf and matte silver iron chandelier. Use in a foyer or for dining.

Whimsical Silver and Gold Tall Narrow Chandelier
C09929 - A whimsical mix of distressed silver and gold leaf on a narrow yet taller chandelier. Use this chandelier for smaller dining and narrow foyers.

Gold, Silver and Rust Elegant Iron Chandelier
C09947 - A simple chandelier design with embellishments that makes it special in gold leaf, distressed silver and rust.

Oval Silver and Gold Leaf Chandelier
C09021 - Sprays of delicate leaves gives just the right touch to this elongated chandelier. Distressed gold and silver enhances this oval shaped chandelier that fits well over islands or long tables.

Modern Crystal and Glass Chandelier in Silver and Gold
C09027 - A more modern take on a crystal chandelier with the addition of glass balls on an iron frame that is tall and slender. A beautiful mix of gold leaf and silver leaf enhances the glass and crystal. Best Seller!