Mar 31, 2015

Modern Dark Media Cabinet and Matching Mirror


media cabinet
Dark Carved Sideboard and Matching Mirror

Carved Dark Wood Media Cabinet - GV992358
A modern carved wood sideboard or media cabinet that works well in living rooms or hallways. This dark cabinet is unique with its aged brass hardware and brass stand. This cabinet has four drawers and two doors for plenty of storage.

Carved Dark Wood Mirror - GV992360
This modern mirror is all hand carved wood with a chevron pattern and a darker stain. Matches our sideboard above. Brass trim makes this mirror a special piece.

Verdi Seahorse Lamp - GV882135
This is a rustic iron lamp with a seahorse pattern and shape. It is finished in a rustic distressed green and topped with a white rectangular shade. This lamp also comes in rustic gold, GV882131. Size: 28" high.

Mar 30, 2015

Favorite Spring Prints from Schumacher!

Bright Spring Prints from Schumacher!

Across top:
Left upper corner: Birds and Butterflies in Multi On White
Left middle: Petit Feu in Cadmium.
Right middle: Zimba in Orange.
Right upper corner: Katsugi in Blues.

Across bottom:
Left lower corner: Fez in Noir.
Middle left: Manor Rose in Pink Lady.
Middle right: Citrus Garden in Primary.
Right lower corner: Chenonceau in Aloe.

Left: Nanjing in Porcelain.
Right: Queen of Spain in Daffodil.

Mar 26, 2015

Traditional Dining Chairs with Modern Fabric

modern fabrics on traditional furniture
Viennese fabric by Quadrille

Update! Take those traditional chairs and update them with a modern fabric and your room will sing! Mixing styles is the top trend today and there are many easy projects you can tackle yourself. These chairs are covered in a fabulous cotton/linen fabric from Quadrille.

Pattern: Viennese by Quadrille.
Linen/cotton blend in medium repeat. A 53" wide fabric with 8" repeat.
Ten fabulous colors: Terracotta (shown); Camel; Sky Blue; Jungle Green; Mocha; Red; Gray; New Navy; Brown; Forest Green. All of the backgrounds of these colorways are off white. To the Trade.

Mar 24, 2015

Bright Modern Spring Upholstery Fabric

upholstery mini print
Thibaut Fabric - Pongo
This is the perfect woven fabric in Spring colors to use on your upholstery! Bright colors paired with a mini print looks great on a small ottoman up to a large sofa. This fabric is a heavy duty fabric with a blended content for durability.

Pattern: PONGO!
Colors from top: Charcoal/White; Coral/White; Linen/White; Turquoise/White; Natural/Charcoal; Lime/White; Pink/White.
Fabrics and photo courtesy of Thibaut Design.

Mar 23, 2015

Modern Media Cabinet and Modern Glass Lamps


media cabinet in limed finish
Media Cabinet with Glass Lamps

Limed Oak Media Cabinet - GV2371
This gorgeous media cabinet is impressive with its overscaled size and multifunctional use. The all oak media cabinet has been limed for a light modern finsh with a clear coating for a sleek feel. The left side doors conceals two wide pull out drawers with full extension slides. The two doors on the right open to reveal an adjustable shelf. All of the inside is finished in an ivory lacquer. The four drawers have a touch latch self opening design with full extension glides. The hardware is brass with a shiny nickel plated finish. Size: 84" long x 22" deep x 34" high.

Glass Balustrade Lamp - GV1782
This beautiful lamp is all clear glass with a balustrade design. The nickel post can be seen through the glass. the shade is a white gloss hardback with a matte silver liner. A larger lamp for larger spaces. Size: 39.75" high x 24" wide shade.

Mar 21, 2015

Modern and Traditional Aged Brass Lighting

vintage brass lighting
Vintage Brass and Antiqued Brass Lighting

Brass is back! These new lighting choices are all made from high quality brass with a vintage softer antiqued wash. The finish will improve with age and with a patina that darkens over time. Modern or traditional, brass lighting can be timeless.

1. C06255 - Slim Brass Candlestick Lamp - This taller and slimmer console lamp is magnified by the lush bronze silk shade. Winterthur Collection.

2. C06459 - Brass Tea Kettle Lamp - A traditional tea pot lamp in a smaller size for counters, bookcases or shelves. Size: 17" high.

3. C05181 - Vintage Brass Angular Wall Sconce - The expressive angles on this sconce gives it a distinctive appeal. Matches our chandelier C09646.

4. C05180 - Vintage Brass Lamp Sconce - This is a tall and stately sconce with a black silk pagoda shaped shade.

5. C09802 - Brass Domed Tall Foyer Lantern - A domed silhouette is an elegant accent to traditional or modern spaces. Matches our wall sconce C05171 and chandelier orb C09346.

6. C06491 - Tapered Cone Brass Lamp - This lamp has a tapered column design all in vintage brass with a dark marble foot. A golden shade completes the look.

7. C09728 - Vintage Brass Shaded Chandelier - This classic style is updated with a ball accent and tapered modern candles. Comes with shades. Matches our wall sconce C05188.

8. C09656 - Earl Grey Tea Pot Pendant - This charming pendant is perfect alone or in multiples with its other matching tea pot pendants, C09647 and C09651.

Mar 19, 2015

New Fabrics from Robert Allen Design

Pelham House fabrc
Pelham House Fabric

We love this new fabric from Robert Allen Design! This pattern is a linen/cotton blend with a soft washed finish. It has a medium repeat and looks great on furniture like you see here and also perfect for drapes. This colorway is Water. But it comes in four other colors too! New from Robert Allen!
Pattern: Pelham House
Colors: Water; Sunray; Coral Reef; Calypso Blue; Spring Grass.

Mar 18, 2015

Modern Glass and Iron Drink Table

iron drink tables
Gold, Silver or Iron Table with Glass

Accent Drink Table with Handle
Form meets function with this handy glass-topped table, available in gold leaf, silver leaf or natural iron. The handle makes toting this table from room to room, and from role to role, easy and convenient. One moment it's a side table perfect for cocktails and in a flash, it's a dramatic nightstand! Materials: iron and tempered glass.
Size: 26" high x 16" across. Glass is 3/8" tempered.
Item GV780263 at The Designer Insider. Choose your finish! Silver leaf, gold leaf or natural iron.

Mar 16, 2015

Modern Barn Light Wall Sconce

modern black sconces
Modern Black Wall Lamp

Modern Black Barn Light Sconce
This is a more modern take on the popular barn light design. This modern styled wall lamp features a longer arm that reaches out 25 inches that makes it perfect for reading or to use in places where you need more projection.  The shade is more of an oval shape than round just adding to the modern feel. This light is all iron and finished in a weathered black with distressed gold leaf as the interior. Looks best with a decorative bulb. It has one light at 60w maximum with a smaller candelabra socket. Size: 25" deep from wall x 6" total height x 8" total width. Item C05177 at The Designer Insider. BEST SELLER!

Mar 12, 2015

Spring Fabrics in Yellow!

yellow fabrics in floral
Botanical Color collection from Robert Allen

It is almost Spring! These fabrics are bursting with energy, color and vibrance! This new "Botanical Color" collection from Robert Allen Design features lavish florals, block prints and classic damasks yet in more modern designs.

Headboard, Wall, Lampshade and Pillows: Wild Oasis in Sunray. A cotton/linen botanical. Comes in five beautiful colorways.

Roll pillow: Open Plain in Sunray. A heavy duty mixed fabric for upholstery, pillows or draperies. Comes in seven colorways.

Click here to see all of the Sunray collection. The Botanical Color collection also comes in Water, Calypso Blue, Coral Reef and Spring Grass.

Mar 11, 2015

Best Selling Modern Silver Lighting

These are our three top sellers for modern silver chandeliers!

Iron Angular Silver Chandelier Orb
This chandelier is modern with geometric angular cubes of iron intertwined for a whimsical element. Use in a formal or casual modern setting. The finish on this modern pendant is a glittering silver for a warm glow. Size: 31" across. Item C09455 at The Designer Insider.

Elongated Modern Silver Island Chandelier
This chandelier is comprised of layers of wrought iron circles that are attached at varying levels. All hand forged and then finished in an antiqued silver for modern tables or islands. Great for shorter ceilings too. Size: 40" wide x 20" wide side to side. Item C09572 at The Designer Insider. There is also a larger size available, C09988.

Silver Leaf Modern Iron Pendant Chandelier
This geometric modern fixture has overlapping wrought iron frames enhanced with a silver leaf finish for modern spaces. Use for small dining, foyers or hallways. Size: 18" across. Item C09743 at The Designer Insider. There is also a larger elongated chandelier to match, C09836.