Furnishing Your New Home with Styles You Love
So you got your dream home! Now it’s time to really make your vision come to life with furnishing and styling. This can be an intimidating process, but it can also be fun! We live in a fantastic age of shopping where there are unlimited resources to help you find the furniture that fits your needs, style, and budget. While we love shopping local and supporting our small businesses, the internet has some fantastic resources and stores that will inspire you to create a space that feels uniquely you!
When it comes to furniture and decor shopping, you probably think of the standard big name stores like Crate and Barrel, Dania, etc. (stores we love!), but there are SO many options out there if you’re looking for something different! We are so excited to be sharing some of our favorite places to shop that will give you that style you're looking for!
As the trendy little brother to Crate and Barrel, CB2 is the perfect place for modern loving shoppers. With a sleek and urban aesthetic and never lacks of marble, wood, and beautiful textures, you’ll be sure to find statement pieces that are a perfect mix of modern and timeless. And if all of that doesn’t win you over, the prices will! Though CB2 is never short on quality, their prices are surprisingly affordable!
Is there anything better than completely furnishing and styling your new house from the comfort of whatever couch you need to replace!? At Article, you can shop for beautiful, quality pieces for affordable prices, completely online. Article offers beautifully simple and cohesive designs that will be sure to make your home stand out!
Another amazing online furniture store! AllModern is a part of the Wayfair group, which means their goal is to bring modern design at affordable prices to everyone! This is a fantastic place to shop for absolutely any of your design needs from fixtures to furniture in beautiful styles that are all the rage.
Mid-Century Modern Timeless
West Elm is definitely the mid-century modern mecca. With beautiful custom velvet upholstery options, brass accents, trendy prints, and a cohesive style, you’ve reached the jackpot. We love how beautiful their pieces look either alone, or paired with other West Elm pieces. With mid-level prices and epic sales, West Elm is perfect for anyone looking to give their space jaw-dropping style.
Who doesn’t love Crate and Barrel! This classic store is so well known for a reason! Though they may not be on the cheap side, their pieces are consistently high quality and sophisticated. Crate and Barrel has been around decades and always proves to be timeless and classy! If you're looking for modern, mid-century modern, and classic, this is the place for you!
Similar to Crate and Barrel and West Elm, Room&Board specializes in customizable sophistication with designs built to last. Though their prices might be slightly higher, their high quality and attention to detail is undeniable! Timeless is definitely what you'll experience with these beautiful pieces!
Though on the high-end of quality and price, Restoration Hardware won’t disappoint. With showrooms filled with beautiful oversized couches, epic dining pieces, and textures and patterns that will blow you away, Restoration Hardware is the place for you if you’re willing to spend a little more for a stunning home.
Looking for feminine and bohemian colors and textures with modern lines and beautiful craftsmanship? Look no further! Anthropologie Home is the essence of beautiful bohemian home design. Though their unique pieces might be pricey, they'll be sure to give your home that one-of-a-kind feel of sophistication and luxury.
On a Budget?
Furnishing a home is EXPENSIVE! If your budget is a little tight, don't worry! There are endless options to get the style and feel that you love for a fraction of the price! Using websites such as Wayfair, Overstock, and Joss and Main will give you incredible deals on popular furniture and decor styles!
Another amazing trick is to use apps like OfferUp, Facebook Marketplace, and Craigslist to find incredible, high end, used pieces for your home! Try searching keywords like "West Elm dining table," "Room&Board couch," and "Mid-Century Modern," and see what you can find!