Silver Screen Surroundings: A Visual History of Sitcom Sofas

HomeAdvisor recently put together this compendium of Sitcom Sofas (and chairs) that I thought would be fun to share, as part of my long-standing Silver Screen Surroundings movie and television set design series. If you click here you can see a bigger version of this. I’ll admit that I haven’t seen many of these shows, … Read more

It’s a Furniture Petting Zoo!

A carved antique french sofa with guilded wood, biedermeier chair

I’ve always been enamored of the use of themes in design. I was recently doing some research on 1st Dibs and kept coming across these fantastical furnishings that use animal motifs as integrated parts of the design (not just painted or engraved on a piece). Some are whimsical, some are more traditional, but all are … Read more

Jean-Louis Deniot’s new collection for Baker Furniture

One of my favorite designers is Jean-Louis Deniot, a French interior designer and architect.His work always induces a swoon anytime I run across it in magazines or Pinterest. Check out his website for some serious inspiration!  So, I was very excited when I learned that he has a new partnership with Baker Furniture and the … Read more

Thos. Moser Furniture Rocks!

The Boston Showroom of Thos. Moser, handcrafted furniture from Maine, will hold its inaugural Rock-a-Thon June 14-16 to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital.  The event kicks off with a reception from 5:30-9 pm Friday, June 14 featuring a silent auction and woodworking demonstration and continues throughout the weekend in their Showroom at 19 Arlington St. Beginning … Read more