French Country Decorating · French Country Furniture

8 French Chairs: Find Your Perfect Match

Have you been getting by with wobbly, worn or trendy dining chairs? Here are 8 styles of French country dining chairs that have endured stylistically for years. Each chair has roots from the late 19th century but still feel new in dining rooms today.

French Country Decorating · French Country Furniture

Great Lodges! Table Fit for a King, or at Least a Few Besties

Summer is all about camps and cottages, and visiting grand lakeside lodges. Recently, our workshop was tasked with building a table that was as grand as the great lodge home it was going to reside in.

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Parting With My Old Table is Bittersweet

Today, I'm on a mission: find a perfect farmhouse table. For the past 10 years, I've been eeking along with a too small, slightly broken table that I inherited from my mother. I dislike just about everything about it, from the wobbly base to the chipped laminate top. However, this decision is bittersweet. This old table and I have come a long way...afterall,… Continue reading Parting With My Old Table is Bittersweet

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Farm-to-Table: Why Buy a ‘Real Wood’ Dining Table

  Farm tables for centuries have been a beloved classic for their timeless appeal. Originating in antique homes and farmhouses, the rustic charm harkens back to when families gathered around the wood tables to enjoy freshly harvested food. Today, the new movement to buy-local and eat closer to the source makes the farm table more relevant than… Continue reading Farm-to-Table: Why Buy a ‘Real Wood’ Dining Table