10 Pieces of Hooker Furniture We’re Adding to Our Wish List Right Now

10 Pieces of Hooker Furniture We’re Adding to Our Wish List Right Now

It's no secret that Hooker Furniture has been a reputable player in the home furnishings industry; with well over 90 years of experience built into its illustrious history, Hooker has been inspiring homeowners and retailers with continuous stylish and curated collections since 1925. And for good reason, too—we're borderline obsessed with their furniture; from the living room to the bedroom, the Hooker collection offers something for everyone no matter what price point they are shopping at. Here are a few of the pieces we've had our eye on lately: 1. Curiosity Blue Credenza The Curiosity Blue Credenza is a jewel-toned...

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12 Exceptional Design Features in Accent Cabinets & Chests

12 Exceptional Design Features in Accent Cabinets & Chests

Accent cabinets and chests are the perfect way to keep your house efficiently organized and well-styled. We’re taking a look at some of the most exceptional design features in today’s accent cabinets and chests -- and helping you choose the best pieces for your home. 1. Hand-Painted Accents Nothing says one-of-a-kind quite like hand-painted details. From the shabby-chic beauty of soft florals to bright abstract prints, these designs make any room feel extra special. Go bohemian with whimsical patterns, or complement your beach house with oceanic artwork instead.

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Accent Cabinets & Chests Tour – A Little Something for Every Room

Accent Cabinets & Chests Tour – A Little Something for Every Room

Nothing combines form and function quite like accent cabinets and chests. These practical designs keep your home efficiently organized while adding just the right amount of color, personality, and style. We’re giving you a room-by-room tour of the best cabinets and chests for any space – and proving that these traditional accents are still modern-day essentials.

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Stainless Steel Kitchen Island Guide

Stainless Steel Kitchen Island Guide

The kitchen often feels like that one room that can get everyone together to share food, laughter and stories. When you know that quality time is spent there, why not add crucial components to complete the experience? To begin, a kitchen island can help you create prep space, seating and even provide storage. If you are in love with how a commercial-grade kitchen looks, then you should consider a stainless steel kitchen island that can easily blend the functionality of steel and the aesthetics of wood. You can opt for stainless steel islands on wheels or a stationary one, but...

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Your Kitchen Island & Carts Shopping Checklist

Your Kitchen Island & Carts Shopping Checklist

The old adage “too many cooks in the kitchen” doesn’t necessarily hold as true in the modern home. Meal-making spaces have morphed into communal areas for dining, socializing - even working at home on a tablet or laptop. If your kitchen has empty square footage or you just need more surface space, a freestanding kitchen island or cart is a versatile addition that doesn’t require professional installation. In kitchens with a lack of room near the stove, the extra work area provided by a kitchen island or cart makes it easy to grab seasonings for a stir-fry, hold a cookbook...

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Bar Stools Style Guide

Bar Stools Style Guide

As kitchen islands grow in size, bar stools continue to grow in popularity. Whether you have an island, a bar, or simply need additional seating, stools come in a vast array of unique styles, colors, finishes, heights, trims and embellishments to add stunning finishing touches in gathering places in your home. In fact, most people are quite surprised when they really dig into all that's out on the market these days! Since bar stools are an investment, you’ll want to double check the height and width of your counter top. From there you can start to pick from details like...

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What Size Bathroom Vanity Do I Need?

What Size Bathroom Vanity Do I Need?

Whether you’re planning a bathroom renovation or starting entirely from scratch, choosing a new vanity is an exciting part of the process. Seamless mornings start with the right bathroom vanity size and design. As one of the most frequently utilized areas of your home, you’ll want your bathroom (and of course, your vanity) to reflect your personal sense of style functional and comfortable ways. Fortunately, there are plenty of design options and measurements to suit your preferences and needs, from slender pedestals to luxurious double sink vanities with plenty of elbow room.

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Chrome & Crystals in My Dream Home

Chrome & Crystals in My Dream Home

There is nothing that I love more than an amazing chandelier! When I imagined fixtures in our dream home, I wasn't envisioning the standard builder grade letdown that had previously been installed. I won't divulge all the gory details, but trust me - those original fixtures weren't anything to write home to mom about! When I planned updates in my kitchen, the pendant light in our breakfast nook was the first on the list of things to go. Knowing my design style was what I refer to as "Eclectic French Provincial", I wanted my replacement fixture to be showstopper. I didn't...

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