Bigger IS Better

I want to squash a common decorating misconception. I have so many clients come into the store who have a small dining room chair they want to reupholster, a small window they want to dress or a sm...

Reupholstery VS Buying New

SO, you’ve got this really great chair from your grandma. It’s full of memories. Memories of you visiting as a child and it was in the living room by the fireplace since the beginning of time. ...

Making a Grand Entrance

We all know that first impressions mean everything. When we first meet a potential boss, coworker, friend of a friend, new neighbor or even the person serving us our morning coffee we are subconsci...

Decorating with Kids

Mommy wants a nice house, is that too much to ask for? So, you used to be young, cool and stylish. Then, wham, you had kids. And for no mistake to be made, you wouldn’t want it any other way. You...

Decorating on a Budget

There’s this one room in your house you can’t stand anymore. It’s time. It needs to change and fast. How do you make a big impact on a tight budget? Here’s how to get the biggest bang for y...

Fall Sale @ C&M Textiles

Most people who just meet me might peg me as a ‘summer gal,’ but truth be told, I love all the seasons equally. After all, a change of season gives me the perfect reason to redecorate! For some...

Gender Bender

At my age, having a large circle of friends means being exposed to all the various forms of living situations afforded by those rapidly approaching (or departing) their late 30’s and 40’s: marr...

Roman Blinds

I’m no history buff, but if there’s one thing I remember from my eight grade history class, it’s that the Romans got a few things right, like aqueducts, stadium construction, chariot racing, ...

Feng Shui

When your office and your home happen to be in the same location, finding the right décor for you is not just a luxury- it’s a must. After all, if you’re spending anywhere between 14 to 20 hou...