Scandinavian Inspired Furniture: EQ3 Furniture Showroom Tour

Carmen NatschkeShowroom Style, Spotlight: Decor & Furniture

EQ3 Scandinavian Design Inspired Furniture. 220 elm HPMKT fall 2014 | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Heavily influenced by  the “Soft Modernism” design philosophy made famous by Mid-Century Scandinavian designers, EQ3’s urban loft inspired furniture and decor offerings possess a casual and inviting streamlined appeal as well as an even more appealing price point that makes it the ideal modern furniture and decor solution for those who appreciate Scandinavian-inspired style, but want to avoid breaking the … Read More

STYLE SKETCH: One Piece/Three Looks – Delft-ly Posh, Marrakech Modern and Palm Beach Perfect

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style sketch toscaa sectional w schillig delftly posh marrakesh modern palm beach perfect interior styling

Introducing New Feature: STYLE SKETCH Style Sketch: One Piece – Toscaa Leather Sectional by W. Schillig; Three Looks – Delft-ly Posh, Marrakech Modern and Palm Beach Perfect (full boards and decor details below). STYLE SKETCH STORY: The Why Behind the Idea A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the … Read More

Express Your Signature Personal Style at Home with Ambella Home

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Decorating Diva signature style at home boho chic ambella home | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Translating your personal signature style to style at home has just gotten that much easier thanks to Ambella Home’s new furnishings collection that debuted at the fall 2014 High Point Market. The style-filled, beautiful and glamorous furniture channeled four distinct signature styles: Boho Chic, Neo-Trad Glam, Tailored Classic and Eclectic Sophisticate all of which align perfectly with their respective fashion … Read More

W. Schillig’s Spot on Color Direction for 2015

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White 2015 color trend board high point fall 2014 market at W. Schillig | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Furniture’s fashion week, as the High Point Furniture and Design Market is oft referred, put on quite the show this October rivaling the spectacular couture performances that graced the catwalks from Paris to Rome to New York.  On show at the High Point fall market were several unmistakable trends both in design and color. Three of the hottest color directions … Read More

220 Elm: Discovering Fabulous Contemporary European Style at the High Point Market

Carmen NatschkeSpotlight: Decor & Furniture

Fjords of norway design icons breeze chair | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Maison et Objet, Ambiente, International Contemporary Furniture Fair and I Saloni – all design shows at which one expects to find contemporary European furniture, decor and textiles.  What I learned this fall, is that one would be remiss if they failed to add the High Point Market to that illustrious list of  contemporary design shows featuring high-end European style.  On the High Point … Read More

Bedroom & Accent Furniture: Decorating Dreams of a French Chateau

Carmen NatschkeSpotlight: Decor & Furniture

Accentrics Home by Pulaski Furniture Ardenay bedroom inspired french chateau style. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Ardenay Collection: French Chateau Inspired Bedroom Design The classically inspired French style Ardenay bedroom collection by Accentrics Home by Pulaski features lovingly distressed oak veneered carved wood furniture like the mirror frame inspired upholstered and tufted headboard, the demi-lune nightstands detailed with carved frieze, and the rectangular mirror with romantic, chest of drawers. Tracey Gibson, the designer behind this Accentrics … Read More

Madcap Cottage Designs: High Point Market Antique and Design Center

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Madcap Cottage Placard | The Decorating Diva,LLC

Madcap Cottage the design firm and vintage boutique founded by designing duo, John Loecke and Jason Oliver Nixon, boasts vivaciously colored textiles, divine vintage finds, and exuberant decorating confections that will fill your designing spirit with joy.  Indulge your inner Dorothy Draper, grande dame of joyous color and design, and get inspired by the Madcap Cottage’s fall 2013 exhibit at … Read More