7 11, 2017

Reinventing the Past

2017-11-13T12:50:33+00:00

Train rails get new life as custom furniture creations Photography by Reeves Smith Robert Hendrick is a serial tech entrepreneur. He just can’t help having a hand in the early stages of making a company a success, then moving on to the next promising venture. And the Nashville native and Montgomery Bell Academy grad has some impressive credits on

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5 01, 2012

5 Bargains that Balance Your Budget

2017-10-27T07:52:27+00:00

1. Furniture Be most cost-conscious of your pieces that require the most fabric like a big couch or large window. Choose heavy duty, comfortable and affordable fabric on these items and choose a more expensive fabric for the pillows. It’s the same idea as taking an inexpensive black skirt with a great cut and pairing it with an expensive blouse.

5 Bargains that Balance Your Budget 2017-10-27T07:52:27+00:00
5 01, 2012

Fine Linens at Bella Linea

2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00

From simple sheet sets to complete bedroom and bath design, Bella Linea is a Nashville Treasure.  Owner Linda Berry talks about what Bella Linea can do to transform your bedroom.  

Fine Linens at Bella Linea 2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00
5 01, 2012

Curtains – 10 Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00

Done correctly, curtains are both functional and beautiful They can help tie together various elements in a room and more practically, they help insulate your home which helps reduce your heating and cooling bills. Kip Merrit of The Curtain Exchange in Green Hills offers his 10 mistakes you want to avoid.   1. Never choose fabric from a swatch.

Curtains – 10 Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make 2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00
4 01, 2012

4 Rules When Buying a Farmhouse Table

2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00

Now that farmhouse tables have become the single piece of furniture that you must have that you actually won’t get sick of and changing styles won’t leave behind, you need to go the extra mile to get the right one. 1. Get the size right. A good rule of thumb is to have at least 3’ of space on all

4 Rules When Buying a Farmhouse Table 2017-10-27T07:52:29+00:00
3 01, 2012

Correct Care Gives Sheets Longer Life

2017-10-27T07:52:30+00:00

Want your sheets to last longer?  Do these three things. 1. Don’t sleep in polyester. It wears out cotton sheets much faster than if you wore a natural fiber nightgown like cotton or silk - or you can just go naked. 2. Overdrying your sheets taxes the fibers and decreases the life of your investment. In fact, if

Correct Care Gives Sheets Longer Life 2017-10-27T07:52:30+00:00
3 01, 2012

Is Egyptian Cotton Really Superior?

2017-10-27T07:52:30+00:00

The key to soft cotton is the length of the staple or strand. Different species of cotton produce staples of differing length. Shorter staples require more weaving together to form a long thread which results in a rougher fabric. Both Pima and Egyptian cotton have longer staples, but Egyptian is superior. In fact, a 200 thread count Egyptian cotton is

Is Egyptian Cotton Really Superior? 2017-10-27T07:52:30+00:00