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Mood Board Monday: 12.9.13

Mood Board Monday: 12.9.13
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Seasons & Trends   Comments Off

Mood Board Monday featuring Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2014: Radiant Orchid

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Creating a Warm Thanksgiving Environment

Creating a Warm Thanksgiving Environment
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Design Ideas, Seasons & Trends   Comments Off

Having family and friends over for the holidays can be a gratifying experience. Guests are appreciative of the time you’ve taken to prepare dinner and the trouble you’ve gone through to immaculately clean your home. When entertaining your company, the interior of your home becomes a cheerful and harmonious environment. However, the outside of your home should exude the same feeling. By adding a few accessories to your outdoor seating area, you can create a warm, welcoming ambiance.

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Bedding Essentials, Featuring New Robert Allen Designs

Bedding Essentials, Featuring New Robert Allen Designs
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Design Ideas, Featured Fabrics   Comments Off

When I blog about our fabrics on Cushion Source, I am constantly thinking of ways to use our fabrics. Just recently we got the new Robert Allen fabrics in stock. Because I help with placing our fabrics on Cushion Source, I was able to get a hands-on experience with these new fabrics. (When we add new fabrics to our system, we take samples and photograph them so that what you see in the fabric gallery are high quality representations of the fabric.)

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Thanksgiving Tablescape Accessories: Placemats, Runners, and Tablecloths

Thanksgiving Tablescape Accessories: Placemats, Runners, and Tablecloths
Posted by Laura Beth Hamm  in Seasons & Trends   Comments Off

Between Halloween and Christmas there is a holiday that can often be pushed to the side: Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving unfortunately gets overlooked; ridiculous Halloween costumes and haunted houses dive immediately into the madness of last-minute Christmas gift searches and tree decorating. Although Thanksgiving is the middle child of the holiday season, it’s always important to stop for a moment and be grateful for family, friends, and the life we’ve been given.

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