Tag Archives: Jan Finlayson

The Ideals of Leather Furniture: Know before you buy

Purchasing leather furniturecan be a daunting task – it’s a big purchase, and you want to make sure you get the right type. Leather furniture can last a lifetime if you know what to look for. These few tips on … Continue reading

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Is Pink the New Black?

I opened up a new package of fabric samples the other day to discover that pink is back, and it’s not just for babies. The new pinks are in your face, and paired with other bold and bright colors. Not … Continue reading

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Multi-Tasking Rooms: The New Home Office

Every home requires a space for the heartbeat to happen – the home office.  This area often combines many functions of home, school, and work in one area.  However, some are not lucky enough to be able to designate a … Continue reading

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Decorating Faux-Pas: Five to Avoid

While there are more than five decorating mistakes that are commonly made, these are some that are easy to make, but simple to fix. Hanging draperies too low.  What good is a 10’ ceiling if everything is hung  too low … Continue reading

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2009 Spring Furniture Market Preview

At the end of April, the furniture industry will roll out its latest ideas at the Spring High Point Furniture Market.  Furniture store buyers and interior designers will descend on this small town in North Carolina to view the new … Continue reading

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Time to think about Outdoor Decorating

Now is the perfect time to get a jump on your outdoor decorating, especially if things need to be ordered. Outdoor rooms have transitioned beyond a trend to a permanent way of thinking. As we stay home more, creating a … Continue reading

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