How to Hang Holiday Garland and Wreaths

How to Hang Holiday Garland and Wreaths

How to Hang Garland Around the Front Door It’s time to deck the halls and spread Christmas cheer with holiday decorations, garland and greenery! If you love the look but don’t know how to hang garland around a door or how to hang a lighted wreath on a front door without the extension cord showing, […]

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How to Clean Your Outdoor Rugs

How to Clean Outdoor Rugs Aren’t door mats and outdoor rugs great? Just throw them down and instantly outdoor spaces look brighter, seasonal and updated. They’re also affordable updates for holiday and special-occasion decorating. So let’s talk about how to clean an outside rug. Outdoor rugs are made for weathering the elements. But, like anything, […]

Living room decor with loveseat with blue slipcover and basket-style storage coffee table

How To Measure Slipcovers

Slipcover Buying Guide Bought a sofa you love only to find the pattern you chose isn’t great at hiding stains? Recently moved and now the furniture doesn’t match your new home? A slipcover is a great solution. With a few simple measurements, you can makeover old furniture for less money than buying new. Determining Fit […]

Red and white stripe sheet set on white round table

How to Buy Bed Sheets

Bed Sheets Buying and Care Guide Bed. It’s where your day begins and ends. How you make it is key to a good night’s rest and waking up refreshed.  There are thousands of bed sheets options. With so many choices, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. And then there’s the bed sheets lingo: thread count, microfiber […]

Long tan grommet curtains hung on big window

How to Hang Grommet Curtains

7 Easy Steps to Hang Grommet Curtains If you browse through the window treatments section at your local home decorating store, don’t be surprised if you see a substantial selection of grommet-topped curtains. Their crisp lines, modern appeal and affordable price tag have made them a favorite in today’s home décor from the living room to […]

Outdoor Cushion Buying Guide

Our pieces are designed to fit your patio furniture must-haves. Choose from a large variety of prints and solids in fade-, stain- and moisture-resistant materials. Easy care for practical maintenance. Unique tufting and tailoring to match your favorite chairs and benches. And they’re all Made in the USA.

Story of the Candy Cane

The Story of the Candy Cane

History of Candy Canes Ah…that peppermint flavored treat that takes the candy spotlight during the holidays. From how it looks to how it tastes, it may very well earn the “taste of Christmas” award hands down. Here we give it some well-deserved attention. Where do candy canes come from? There are a wealth of stories […]

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Once Upon a Gingerbread House…

Why Do We Make Gingerbread Houses at Christmas? The very aroma of gingerbread baking in the oven immediately puts everyone in the holiday spirit. This traditional Christmas treat has been baking up in ovens since as early as the 15th century. And no holiday season would be complete without the quintessential charm of a gingerbread […]

Floral quilted placemats and table runners on round wood table

How to Use Table Runners

How to decorate with table runners. Think of a table runner as an accessory for a table. It does for your table what a scarf can do for an outfit. You can use it to highlight a centerpiece, create a dramatic effect or add color and texture. Here we answer the most common questions about […]