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Holiday Decorating

Holiday Decorating

Seasonal decoration authenticates the arrival of the holiday season. Decorating the home gives a joyful and festive atmosphere. Holiday motifs tend to get tacky. Traditional shaped ornaments for a tree like a bell or a star are overdone to a point were it...

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Trends for Winter 2018/Spring 2019

Trends for Winter 2018/Spring 2019

The following are the most sought after trends for winter this year and spring 2019 to help you stay ahead of the curve. Early this year, velvets & marble had major comebacks and we are not seeing it diminish for...

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Trends of 2018: Marble

Trends of 2018: Marble

Marble is making a comeback through millennials appreciation for its natural characteristics . It began to reappear as veneering and virtual wallpapers, then the comeback was complete! People are wanting that one-of-a-kind look. Most want something just slightly different enough...

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Trends of 2018: Velvet

Trends of 2018: Velvet

Velvet has been on the top design trends of 2018 and it’s here to stay. Velvet is a magical material that gives the space a sophisticated look while providing softness and distinctive texture. Its iconic sheen shimmers in a well lit...

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Small Space Solutions

Small Space Solutions

When working with smaller spaces, furnishing and decorating sometimes gets difficult. The goal is to make the space feel as open or as spacious as possible while keeping the space functional and stylish. Here are some ways to make that...

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Decorating with Accessories

Decorating with Accessories

 It’s amazing how small decorative items and accessories can make a huge impact in a room. Designers know the influence that rugs, lighting, throw pillows, art, and other accessories can have in a space and know how to use them...

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Leather Furniture

Leather Furniture

One of the most difficult things about leather grading in terms of letter or number systems is that there is no industry standard. In other words, grade-six leather might be drastically different in price and value between two different manufacturers....

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Furniture Care 101

Furniture Care 101

At Shelter Furniture, it is our business and passion to assist you by creating a living space that expresses who you are. We also want you to enjoy your Shelter products and properly maintaining your items will prolong their longevity...

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Shelter Tips: How To Buy a Sofa

Shelter Tips: How To Buy a Sofa

Start the process by looking for inspiration through design magazines and online resources. Save or make notes of details that appeal to you such as: Arm styles: Arm styles are available in traditional roll arms, contemporary tuxedo arms, wide and...

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