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3 Ways to Style Your Front Porch

Spruce up your curb appeal this fall with an updated front porch. High-quality, timeless outdoor accents will carry you through the season effortlessly, from when the leaves begin to change through the first hint of snowfall. Choose classic furniture and hardware for an inviting setting, like a set of chairs »

What We're Reading This Fall

Pile on the blankets, heat up some tea, and settle in for a relaxing night indoors with our favorite fall reads. We've gathered our top five books to usher in the season, complete with a matching armchair for the perfect reading nook lounge spot. From timeless classics to recent bestsellers, »

How To Evolve Your Home

There's something special about honoring the architectural time period of your home while advancing its style with modern accents. Whether it's a Craftsman, Victorian, or Tudor, finding ways to preserve historical charm is often the most appealing part of choosing an older home. Details like crown molding, original hardwood floors, »

Behind the Scenes: Our Catalog Shoot at Stargazer Farm

Tucked away in the foothills of Mt. Hood just 30 minutes from Portland, Oregon, Stargazer Farm offers a charming setting with plenty of character and history. We headed out to the property for our fall 2016 catalog shoot, looking to make the most of the farm’s unique heritage. The »

How to Mix and Match Classic Dining Seating

For a casually elegant update, refresh your dining space with a mix of beautifully built seating. From handcrafted bentwood chairs to a bold high back bench seat, choose from an array of options to curate your space. Using a mix of seating styles instead of a matching set will add »

The Story Behind Our Handcrafted Nehalem Pendant

East meets west with our new Nehalem light fixture, featuring hand-turned finials from the East Coast in Maine, which are then stained and constructed into pendants at our Portland, Oregon factory. It’s all in the details when it comes to our Northwest Modern-inspired Nehalem design. Starting with the finial, »

3 Ways to Curate Your Dining Space

Whether you live in a modern loft or a traditional four-square, the dining room helps define the aesthetic for your entire home. Mixing materials, furniture styles, and lighting with your existing décor is an art form, but ultimately the result is a space that truly reflects your lifestyle and home. »

5 Questions: Easy Updates from Our Decor Expert

As the In-Home Design Specialist for our flagship store in Portland, Oregon, we asked Darren Campbell to share his top tips for updating your space. Whether it's a simple hardware change or a new set of accent pillows, creating a fresh look only takes a few minutes. See Darren's design »

Antiques & Vintage 101: How to Mix It In

A well-balanced room is styled with objects from across generations. Everyday necessities work with pieces that have stood the test of time to create a thoughtfully designed home. While there's no exact formula for mixing antiques into your work or play space, we've honed in on some tips and tricks. »

Quick Fixes: Swap Your Shades

Want to change the look of your space without the hassle—and budget—of an extensive remodel? Think about swapping out the shades on your already existing lighting fixtures. A quick update you can easily DIY, changing out existing shades for a something bold and new ushers in an up-to-date »

Mourne Irish Tweed: Mid-Century, Modern

Since 1954, Mourne has hand-woven updated takes on traditional Irish textiles. Our collection features Irish tweed pillows and throws. Mourne Textiles took Ireland by storm in the 1960s, when a Norwegian fabric designer, Gerd Hay-Edie, took a fresh look at traditional Irish weaving techniques. Mourne’s Mended Tweed became the »