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Decorating With Brown Leather Furniture (Tips for a Lighter, Brighter Look)

Leather furniture is durable, comfortable, long-lasting (lasts 4 times longer than fabric on average) and it adds character to a space.  It also adapts well to most any design style.

If there is anything that’s not great about it, it may be that some people struggle to decorate around it.   Especially in the summer or any time when they prefer a space that’s light and/or colorful.

It doesn’t need to be difficult though.  Whether you’re working around brown leather furniture or a sofa upholstered in brown fabric, here are some tips that are sure to help:

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Red, White and Blue: 4th of July Ideas

The 4th of July is just days away and we’re getting set to celebrate.  If your picnic or party details are pretty much in place, but you’re just looking for a few last minute ideas, we’ve got some for you.

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Decorating With Wallpaper – Inspiration, Ideas and Resources

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Wallpaper is making (or has already made?) a comeback.  You’ve probably noticed it in decorating mags and on social media, and you’ll usually see a minimum of one wallpapered room now when touring a new model home.

Our buyers have also noticed a steady increase in it’s popularity at High Point Market.  It’s even being incorporated onto accent furniture to create distinctive, “one-of-a-kind” pieces.

If you’ve never wallpapered before, you may be really excited about the trend.  And if you’re someone who has spent hours stripping old wallpaper, just hearing the word may have the potential to send you into a tailspin.  Or you may be somewhere in the middle.

Photo Genevieve Garruppo via Lonny

No matter where you fall in the spectrum, because wallpaper can sometimes be labor intensive to install (and even more so to remove), many of us might be hesitant to give it a try.

Here are a few ideas for making decorating with wallpaper less intimidating, and easier to live with longer:

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