Apr 18, 2014

Shell Pendant Light for Dining!

Oyster Shell Dining Pendant
Anchored by an off white shantung shade, this seashell chandelier is embellished with oyster shells that adds originality and functionality to any room. The round pendant is the perfect size for small dining, bedroom or foyer. The oyster shells hang from inside the shade and cascade downward in a cone shape. They are silver leafed on one side and a natural color on the other. The pendant hangs from a silver leafed iron rod with a matching silver canopy. Note that the pendant is turned on in the photo. Four lights at 60w maximum each for plenty of illumination. Pendant size: 20" across the shade x 21" high. Item C09541 at The Designer Insider shop. Click here!

Apr 17, 2014

Make It Shine with Metallic Faux Leather!

These luxury faux metallic leathers are woven fabrics with yarns that possess light reflecting properties which brings a spark to lackluster decor. This collection includes shades of gold, chrome, copper or silver. Eight fabulous patterns in an array of colors to light up your world from Robert Allen!

Burnished Metal:
A faux leather in 7 metallic colors. Shown here is Steel.

A faux leather with a beautiful textured pattern that comes in 12 great colorways. Shown here is Aged Gold.

A faux leather with a mixed tone. This fabric comes in 15 colorways. Shown here is Blue Opal.

Distress Metal:
This faux leather only comes in the one color: Gold.

Gilded Snake:
A faux leather in a snake skin pattern all in only one color: Gold.

Maze Matrix:
This faux leather has a textured pattern in 4 colorways. Shown here is Bronze.

Pebble Sheen:
A pebble like all over pattern with a subtle mix of tones. Comes in 8 colorways. Shown here in Gold Taupe.

Reptile Luster:
An all over pattern that resembles reptile skin. Only comes in this one colorway: Zinc.

All faux leathers are from the Robert Allen collection, Luxe Faux Leather. To the trade.

Apr 16, 2014

Mini Stone Shaded Kitchen Pendant

Faux Stone Mini Pendant for Kitchens
This smaller pendant is modern due to the unique shade. The shade is a composite material with a stone look and feel. It is finished in an off white with a natural stone look and small imperfections. Small round holes have been added to let the light shine through. The hanging rod is satin black and comes in adjustable lengths. Size: 6" across the round shade x 8" high up to the rod. Great to use in multiples! Item C09376 at The Designer Insider shop. Go to our website to see "What's New"!

Apr 15, 2014

Ralph Lauren Fabric Collection! All New!

Ralph Lauren's Ile Saint-Louis Collection:
This new collection for Spring 2014 is elegant and delicate in soft muted hues. You will find stripes and textured linens with an aged and timeworn look. Sold through Kravet on behalf of Ralph Lauren.

This collection features muted lilac fabrics!
Chair: Beaumarchais Patchwork in Lavender
Pillows from top:
Chambly Damask in Lilac
Mistral Stripe in Antique Lilac
Laundered Linen in Heather
Ice House Stripe in Thistle
Lavender Field in Tumbleweed

All fabrics sold through Kravet for Ralph Lauren. To the trade.

Apr 14, 2014

Adjustable Elongated Pendant Light

What's New! This great new long adjustable pendant light!

Mini Iron Pendants all in a row!
This elongated light has five mini pendants that are adjustable in height for just about any island or table. Select the height you want for your room! Just pull the cords through the canopy when installing this chandelier. All iron finished in a distressed soft black with slight silver distressing. Size: 42" long x 6" deep side to side x 5" height adjustable. Item C09296 at The Designer Insider shop. See more of  "What's New" at our website!

Apr 11, 2014

Art Deco Mirrored Side Table

Round Mirrored Side Table
This beautiful round side table shows its Art Deco taste through the chic design and mirrored glamour. The table top is all light antiqued mirror with mirror squares even decorating the edging. The frame and base are all iron finished in a distressed silver with brown and gold highlights. A perfect table for next to a chair! Size: 22" across the round top x 28" high. Item C04141 at The Designer Insider shop. See our showroom view below.

Showroom view:

Apr 10, 2014

Go Italian with Wallpaper!

Italian Decorating!
Zoffany Wallpaper continues to inspire us with international flavors! This wallpaper "The Gondelier" is a dramatic design depicting a romantic scene of Venice. This is a large scale scene which would transform any wall in your home.
The Gondelier - Shown in colorway Dawn; also comes in Sunset with yellow, pink and gray.

The Gondelier in fabric too!
This wonderful pattern also comes in a fabric that has been digitally printed on cotton velvet for upholstery. This colorway shown is Twilight, but also comes in Dawn and Sunset.

Zoffany is sold to the Trade. Contact your designer for more information.

Apr 9, 2014

Silver or Brass Mirror?

A beautiful large mirror that comes in silver or brass!

Silver Mirror - GV992168 - Click here!                 Brass Mirror - GV992167 - Click here!

Wider Framed Mirror
This is a great mirror that comes in a silver or brass finish. Notice the wider frame with the unique pleated look! Modern or traditional, this mirror looks great with any design style. Size as shown: 39" high x 32" wide x 1" deep from wall.

Apr 8, 2014

Ralph Lauren Collection by Kravet

This new collection of fabrics from Ralph Lauren are inspired by the signature awning designs of classic resorts and beach clubs. These are Sunbrella acrylic fabrics sold to the trade by Kravet on behalf of Ralph Lauren. Use for multipurpose indoors or outdoors. Collection: Harbor Club Outdoor.

Signature Stripes from Ralph Lauren!
Cushion on left: Windandsea Stripe in White Tartan.
Top Cushion: Northport Stripe in Sand.
Bottom Cushion: Windandsea Stripe in Red Tartan.
Cushion behind wall and board: Northport Stripe in Tangerine.

Ralph Lauren Fabrics sold through Kravet. To the Trade.

Apr 7, 2014

What's New! Lighting, Mirrors and Furniture!

See what is just arriving fresh from High Point Market! All new items, never seen before added daily! Click here to see What's New!

New Silver Antiqued Whisk Pendant
One of our newest pendant lights! This unique round pendant is shaped like a kitchen whisk but with added design elements. Notice that the whisk is made of thin iron ropes that form a spiral for the whisk. The finish over the entire pendant is an aged silver that will mix with other metals nicely.
Size: 21" high from bottom up to where the chain meets x 11" across at the widest point. Item C09491 at The Designer Insider shop!

Apr 4, 2014

Thomas Paul Fabrics Goes Outside!

Thomas Paul Fabrics introduces a new collection for indoor/outdoor rooms. This outdoor fabric collection is colorful and durable with weather resistant prints that have a modern flair. There are also solids to coordinate and trims as well. All sold through Duralee Pavilion.

Chairs: Conservatory in Orange
Drapes: Thicket in Melon
Back Drop: Bazaar in Peridot
All fabrics by Thomas Paul and Duralee.

Photo on left top to bottom:
Puebla in Turquoise (first two)
Thicket in Seaglass
Adriatic in Lime

Photo on right:
Bazaar in Peridot
All fabrics by Thomas Paul and Duralee. To the Trade.

Apr 3, 2014

Modern Mirrored Drawer Chest - Showroom View!

Modern and sophisticated offerings to add a new layer of beauty to your home!

Mirrored Geometrical Drawer Chest - A mirrored modern chest for bedside, living room or as an accent piece.
Item C03093 at The Designer Insider shop.

Turquoise Glass Lamp - This lamp located on the left of the chest is modern and beautiful with its hand blown glass and modern silhouette.
Item C06074 at The Designer Insider shop.

Mercury Glass Fluted Vase Lamp - This beautiful mercury glass lamp is antiqued with a gently tarnished patina that will shine beautifully in any setting. (sitting on the chest)
Item C06678 at The Designer Insider shop.

White Coral Lacquered Lamp - This stylized coral motif lamp is finished in a white lacquer and topped with a white silk shade. (on the right at the edge of the photo).
Item C06763 at The Designer Insider shop.

Oval Aqua Mosaic Mirror - This beautiful oval mirror frame is mosaic glass with a slight sparkle.
Item C01009 at The Designer Insider shop.

See more great lamps and chests at The Designer Insider shop.

Apr 2, 2014

Timothy Corrigan Wider Trim Tapes

Timothy Corrigan wider trim tape sold through Schumacher!
Sunset Strip Tape - This tape has a 2.5" width that features a glistening grosgrain background with lacelike swirls in metal tones for a shimmering effect.
Top to bottom:
Pacific; Sunset; Platinum; Champagne.
Background fabric: Parc Monceau in Champagne.

See how this wider trim tape is used above on the pillow.
Chair - Chantilly in Vermeil.
Pillow - Brissac Hemp Weave in Natural.
Trim on pillow - Sunset Strip Tape in Platinum.

This trim and above fabrics are by Timothy Corrigan sold through Schumacher, to the trade.

Apr 1, 2014

Our Best Selling Small Countertop Pendant

Capiz Shell Kitchen Pendant
This is our best selling smaller pendant for over counters, down narrow hallways or in small baths. The pendant shade is all natural Capiz Shell used in combination with wrought iron to create this beautiful one light pendant. When the light shines through the shell shade, the pleasing warm glow will add to any space. The iron is all finished in a darker distressed gold including the hanging rod. Uses one candelabra bulb at 60w maximum. Size: 6" wide across the shade x 52" high (adjustable). Item C09055 at The Designer Insider shop. Click here to see more of our smaller hanging pendants.

Mar 31, 2014

Stripes On A Wall Makes A Statement!

Use stripes to make a statement in a foyer, hallway or just about anywhere. You can use wallpaper as seen here, or use paint colors to do the same. Below we have five different rooms using stripes all from the same patterned striped wallpaper but each with a different colorway.

This wallpaper is a classic stripe that features four colorways at once. Versatile and timeless in five different striped colorways as seen below. Get a different look from each one just with a color change or with a direction change.

This paper makes a subtle statement with like colors yet the wider stripe adds a punch.
Paper: Chromatic Stripe 4201.
Wall color: Pavilion Gray in Emulsion.
Trim color: Pavilion Gray in Eggshell.
Other paint colors to use: Dimpse; All White; Down Pipe.

Bold blues and grays for a brighter stairwell wall. Also repeated in the framed wall space as seen on the left.
Paper: Chromatic Stripe in 4205.
Wall: Pavilion Gray in Emulsion.
Frames: Wimborne White in Emulsion.
Hall Stand: Borrowed Light in Eggshell.
Other paint colors to use: St. Giles Blue; Railings; Dimpse.

Pinks mixed with browns for a brighter combination and with a horizontal application.
Paper: Chromatic Stripe in 4204.
Radiator: Calamine in Eggshell.
Other paint colors to use: London Clay; Elephants Breath; Strong White; Skimming Stone.

Go modern with this mixed colored wallpaper. Soft turquoise green mixes beautifully with the grays.
Paper: Chromatic Stripe in 4202.
Ceiling: Wimborne White in Emulsion.
Other paint colors to use: Shaded White; Ammonite; Down Pipe; Chappell Green.

Go bold with a deeper toned orange stripe mixed with grays for a unique color combination that sets this entryway apart!
Paper: Chromatic Stripe in 4203.
Trim: Ammonite in Eggshell.
Other paint colors to use: Mole's Breath; Purbeck Stone; Cornforth White.

All paints and wallpapers are from Farrow and Ball. Use paper stripes as seen here or duplicate the stripes using the Farrow and Ball paint collection. COPY THIS LOOK!

Mar 28, 2014

Industrial Small White Barn Light

White Barn Light Wall Sconce
Inspired by early American farmhouse style, this delightful little wall sconce is versatile with a white ceramic and gray metal color combination with a simple shade. Use this light in a small bath, over a kitchen sink or down a wide hallway. Uncomplicated and timeless, this barn light wall sconce is pure and pleasing. Indoors only! Size: 12" total height x 9" wide x 7" deep from wall. Item C05154 at The Designer Insider shop.

Mar 27, 2014

French General Fabrics and Wallcoverings

Spotlight on the French General Collection!

Cottage Living! Get that cottage feel with florals and the beautiful tone of rose fabrics and wallcoverings. The French General Collection has many offerings for a traditional home with plenty of transitional fabrics to complete the picture.

Wallpaper: Florette in Rouge. This wallcovering also comes in a linen print fabric too. Three colorways: Rouge, La Mer and Bisque.

Chair Cushions: Flamme de France in Rose. A transitional woven that updates a traditional room. Colorways: Rose (seen here), Rouge (darker than Rose), Bleu, Hemp, Indigo and La Mer.

Chair Pillows: Albi Linen in Parchment. A 100% linen fabric that comes in four colorways. Parchment (seen here), Hemp, Bisque and Linen. Trimmed in Charente, see below.

Chair Pillow Trim and Mantel Trim: Charente in Rose. This is a 100% viscose fabric tape with a  modern ikat pattern. Width is 2.25" wide and works well on upholstery, draperies, bedding or pillows. Colorways: Rose (seen here), Bisque, Bleu, Hemp, La Mer and Rouge.

All fabrics from the French General Collection sold through Fabricut.

Mar 26, 2014

Adding Lavender to Your Room!

Go Lavender! A new color wave of lavenders, lilacs and soft purples are all the rage and are showing up in designer rooms everywhere. Introduce this colorway into your room with fabric, lamps or even a chandelier. Mixes well with whites, grays, silver and a pop of your favorite bright color.

Lavender Fabrics (left to right):
Aesop in Heather - Very modern geometric woven pattern for upholstery and draperies. Stain repellent with a medium sized repeat. Comes in Heather (seen here).

Cassill in Eggplant - A teflon finished woven fabric for upholstery in a poly/cotton/rayon blend. Comes in Eggplant (seen here) or in Tangerine.

Bari in Plum - A heavy duty rayon/poly blend that is stain repellent too. This is a modern geometric velvet that you can use anywhere. Comes in Plum (seen here), Midnight, Palm, Steel and Sunset.
All fabrics are sold by Fabricut, to the trade.

Amethyst Crystal Chandelier
This beautiful chandelier features a hand finished silver leaf over iron with amethyst rock crystal details that are delicately hung from the frame. This lovely chandelier is further enhanced with clear crystal beading and silver candle sleeves. Gorgeous! click here to learn more about this amethyst chandelier! Item C09294 at The Designer Insider shop.

Modern Lilac Table Lamp
Add more tones of lavender to your space with this modern soft lilac porcelain lamp with an egg pattern. A perfect table size at 32" high with a bone linen boxed rectangular shade. Clear acrylic trim completes the look. Item C06719 at The Designer Insider shop.

Mar 25, 2014

Timothy Corrigan Trims by Schumacher

We love wider trim tapes that can be used for many applications. See a great example below!

Table fabric - Cap Ferrat in Sunset.
Trim - Directoire Tape in Ivory.

Directoire Tape - A beautiful wide tape of 3.4" in width with an exotic fretwork design embroidered on a linen background.
Left to right:
Bleu Marine; Ivory; Teal; Citron; Grenadine.

This wider trim is by Timothy Corrigan sold through Schumacher, to the trade.

Mar 24, 2014

Modern Cream Leather Loveseat

Modern Cream Leather Loveseat
This beautiful loveseat has a definite modern look with its curved back, flared arms and wood tapered legs. Notice that the arms are wider for a comfortable place to lay your arm. The back is tapered in width and has a button detail for added design. Use your own pillows on this sofa to add color and more comfort to the back. The loveseat is covered in soft cream cowhide leather with hand tied springs and dacron wrapped foam cushions for comfort. The size of the sofa includes from outer arm to outer arm. Size: 60" wide x 30" deep x 30" high for the back. A great lower sofa for the center of a room. Loveseat item GV2431 at The Designer Insider shop. Modern bronze cocktail table shown is GV991813.

Mar 21, 2014

Featuring a Brass and Gray Living Room! BUY THIS ROOM!

Brass and Gray Living Room
Beautiful brass furniture and accessories with gray velvet upholstery to compliment the scene. All items available at The Designer Insider shop.

Twig Arbor Etagere - Item GV882035 at The Designer Insider shop. Twig textured brass with honed marble shelves.

Gray Velvet Chair - Item GV2474 at The Designer Insider shop. Ivory lacquered hardwood furniture with gray velvet upholstery or order this chair in muslin fabric. There also is a gray velvet sofa to match the chair, item GV2473.

Twig Brass Round Mirror - Item GV992243 at The Designer Insider shop. A larger sized round mirror with wig textured brass that has been hand polished.

Twig Arbor Side Table - Item GV882037 at The Designer Insider shop. Twig textured brass frame with honed marble shelves. There is also a brass cocktail table to match, GV882036.

Mar 20, 2014

Candice Olson Fabrics by Kravet

Candice Olson is a passionate designer with a signature look of pure sophistication and luxury. But she has created this look with her fabrics with something extra: great durability. See some of our favorites from her collection below sold through Kravet.

Top to bottom:
High Tea in Opal Essence
Kolam in Breeze
High Tea in Sandy Brown
Asean in Espresso
Jurong in Linen
Kolam in Sandstone

High Tea is a wonderful poly/cotton blended embroidered fabric from Candice Olson. A medium repeat of embroidered foliage that will work for upholstery, draperies and pillows. Three soft colorways. See two above.
High Tea in Opal Essence (seen above).
High Tea in Sandy Brown (seen above).
High Tea in Whisper

Kolam is a woven blend with a high multipupose use for heavy duty. Great for upholstery and the fabric is also stain and water repellant. Two colorways.
Kolam in Breeze
Kolam in Sandstone (seen above).

Asean is a poly/viscose fabric for heavy duty uses. Great mix of tones for mixing with other fabrics. Two colorways available.
Asean Espresso (seen above).
Asean Sand

Jurong is a great tone on tone embroidery for medium duty uses. A larger repeat all in beige.
Jurong Linen (seen above).

All fabrics by Candice Olson sold through Kravet, to the trade.

Mar 18, 2014

A Perfect Dining Chandelier

This is a perfect chandelier for medium and small dining tables. It has everything to offer!

Shaded Iron and Crystal Dining Chandelier
What's not to like? Clean lines, understated beauty with a few crystals, opulent drum shade for a softer glow and black iron that fits with most interiors. This medium sized shaded chandelier will fit into many different styles of interiors and can be used also for smaller rooms, foyers and hallways. Four lights at 60w each with crystal ball trim and a shade for a soft glow. Size: 20" across the shade x 28" high up to where the single chain meets. Item C09432 at The Designer Insider shop.

Mar 17, 2014

Red Coral Aluminum Furniture - Indoors or Outdoors

This is a showroom view of our red coral aluminum outdoor furniture showing the matching chairs, console and mirror. Mix any one of these unique pieces into your decor and use indoors or outdoors.

Red Coral Metal Chairs - Item C04149. These chairs are aluminum and can be used indoors or outdoors.

Red Coral Metal Console Table - Item C04147. This console is all aluminum in a shiny red finish. Suitable for indoors or outdoors.

Red Coral Mirror - Item C01084. Looks great with the matching console or use in your room for just a spark of red. Use indoors or outdoors.

Beige Ceramic Lamp on right - Item C06701. Subtle beige jar lamp at 33" high.

White Porcelain Floral Lamp on far right - Item C06995. A white oval lamp with a porcelain flower perched on one side. Size: 29" high.

Lamp on left - discontinued.

Brass and Crystal Lamp on console - Item C06537. A taller slim buffet lamp in brass with crystal. Size: 36" high.

Glass Spiral Chandelier - Item C09001. A beautiful spiral of clear glass balls at 43" high but with a slimmer width. Great for tall foyers.

Classic Mirrored Chandelier - Item C09219. A classic mirrored chandelier that fits into just about any decor. Size: 33" high. This chandelier has a matching wall sconce too.

Mar 14, 2014

Rustic Iron Foyer Lantern

Open Iron Riveted Foyer Lantern
This unique open styled lantern is perfect for foyers, stairwells or to use as the center in medium sized rooms. The lantern is made of all iron in a flat strap design with rivets where needed for that rustic look. Finished in a natural dark iron with slight distressing. Four lights for plenty of illumination. Size: 36" high x 17" wide across the square cage. Item #C09316 at The Designer Insider shop.

Room design by Mrs. Howard.

Mar 13, 2014

Timothy Corrigan Fabrics from Schumacher

This collection features classic European motifs with a new palette for an airy and sophisticated touch. Below is a peek at this new collection from Timothy Corrigan through Schumacher.

Blue and white fabrics that are timeless in any setting!
Floral - Huntington Gardens in Bleu Marine.
Animal print - Madeleine Velvet in Midnight.
Embroidered striped fabric on wall - Mandeville in Pacific.
Natural fabric - Mandeville Field in Natural.

Coral and white fabrics of camellias and plumed birds on 100% linen are romantic. Pair this with the embroidered stripe for a polished and tailored look.
Floral - Huntington Gardens in Coral.
Stripe - Mandeville in Grenadine.

Beautiful lavender and green fabrics with an elegant presentation.
Patterns left to right:
Huntington Gardens in Lavender.
Chateau Silk Damask in Citron.
Bagatelle in Citron Vert.

All fabrics are Timothy Corrigan sold through Schumacher. To the trade.

Mar 12, 2014

Carved Mahogany Console Table

Traditional Mahogany Console
This beautiful table celebrates traditional lines all in reclaimed Ebony wood with Cast Brass hardware. The legs are hand carved, tapered and reeded. Just the right amount of distressing has been added to give this table a beautiful time worn look. The top of the table is all connecting wood pieces, see the photo below. Use this beautiful table in a dining room, foyer or hallway to make a statement. Size: 72" long x 19" deep x 34" high. Item C03054 at The Designer Insider shop.

Table top shows distressing and the inlaid wood. Beautiful!

Mar 11, 2014

Concrete Outdoor Bench

Concrete Outdoor Woodland Bench
A beautiful faux bois concrete love seat that works indoors or outdoors. Hand applied concrete is formed around metal for strength and then hand finished to create the branch appearance and feel. See all our concrete outdoor furniture by clicking here: Concrete Outdoor Furniture. Item above is C02705 at The Designer Insider shop.

Mar 10, 2014

Fabric from Nate Berkus by Fabricut

Nate Berkus - Color, is the new fabric collection from Fabricut. Nate feels that fabric adds depth and interest to a room and inspires the space surrounding it. Nate wants you to choose the impact fabric has on your room by choosing the texture, color and finish that you desire. Sold to the trade through Fabricut.

Fabrics above:

Ottomans: Pershing Gold - This is an animal print on 100% cotton for multipurpose use with a medium repeat. Shown here in Gold and also comes in Kohl and Mink.

Tray: Cook County Plum - A beautiful damask print in 100% cotton with a large repeat. Shown here in Plum, also comes in Dover, Heather and Quarry.

Decorative Box: Loomis Tortoise - This is a woven fabric with a herringbone pattern. Shown here in Tortoise, also comes in Chocolate, Coral and Indigo.

All fabrics through Fabricut for Nate Berkus. To the trade.