If rooms held a popularity contest, hands-down, the winner would be…the kitchen. Whether you’re into cooking or just arranging things on a plate, kitchens are the haute place to be. (more…)
Looking for a stylish way to show Jack Frost the door and usher Spring in fast? Try playful patterns. This trend is popping up everywhere and it’s easy to see why. Inky blue tribal print curtains give this living room a contemporary twist and make traditonal stripe and leaf motifs spring to life. (more…)
Since the 18th century, French toile patterns -with their fine line illustrations of pastoral scenes and landscapes- have transformed interiors into well-heeled spaces of sophistication.
Now designers are putting a twist on toiles that’s breathing new life into this centuries-old classic, making it a must-have for even the most contemporary homes. More witty than well-heeled, the look is fun, funky and totally of the moment. That’s why today’s toiles are something to raise your glass to and drink in with gusto. (more…)
We’ve returned from Surfaces 2015 (the flooring industry’s largest annual showcase of new product) walking on air and feeling the love. Our booth at the Las Vegas Mandalay Bay Convention Center was busier than ever and it was great seeing so many Mannington dealers. From all the buzz we created, we dare to say we hit the jackpot with our new flooring designs. (more…)
It’s time to raise your glass to rich, robust Marsala–Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year. “Marsala enriches mind, body and soul; exuding confidence and stability,” says Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. With its grounding red-brown undertones, Marsala is a complex, full-bodied hue; a refreshingly-restrained pop of color in highly varietal shades that are not too bright, not too subdued. Indeed, Marsala is pretty much right for just everything from comfy chairs to sophisticated stoves. (more…)
Write it down, we’re saying it here–2015 is the Year of Wood. Why? Because designers are using timber here, there and everywhere to deliver nature, texture and warmth in unique fresh ways. (more…)