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Drapery style can change the look and feel of any room

Drapery style can change the look and feel of any room
Posted by Anita Winter  in Design Ideas   No Comments »

Over the years, drapery has been used in a variety of ways; to cover sunlit windows, to insulate from the cold and heat, as a room divider, and simply to dazzle a room’s appearance. However you choose to utilize your drapes, there are factors that come into play in order to help with a room’s overall styling; the type of hardware, fabric and drape styling you select each have a role in enhancing a space.

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Outdoor entertaining during the winter season

Posted by Anita Winter  in Seasons & Trends   6 Comments »

outdoor drapes and cushions

Don’t let cold weather stop you from creating a functional outdoor space during the winter months. The cold chill of the season is always a great opportunity to gather with family and friends and still stay warm. Here are a few suggestions to help you get your outdoor area ready for whatever event you may consider.

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4 ways umbrellas promote healthy living year-round

4 ways umbrellas promote healthy living year-round
Posted by Anita Winter  in Behind the Scenes   1 Comment »

There is always excitement brewing here at Cushion Source and with the fall already here and winter months heading our way there are many fun projects to keep us busy. One of which is our recent fall photo shoot featuring our custom designer umbrellas and umbrella lights.

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Coordinate color, pattern and texture for fall

Coordinate color, pattern and texture for fall
Posted by Anita Winter  in Seasons & Trends   1 Comment »

You may not be adventurous when it comes to changing from your basic fall palette to a more updated palette, but you need not be intimidated. If we are honest with ourselves, coordinating fabrics correctly is what keeps us from taking more risks with color. Solid fabrics are safe, but in order to add depth to a room, you’ll have to add more pattern and texture. I’ll show you how to create a cohesive space by building different textures, colors and patterns around one fabric.

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