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Going, Going, Gone!  Check Out Our New Auction Page!

Going, Going, Gone! Check Out Our New Auction Page!

Shopping for furniture on the France & Son website just got even more exciting!  Who doesn’t love the thrill of a live auction?  Especially when it comes down to the last minute and a bidding war has broken out.  Now you can experience that adrenaline rush on our site with the new F&S Marketplace.  Want to learn more? Read on!
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Curves in All the Right Places: Why We’re Embracing the Curvy Furniture Trend

Curves in All the Right Places: Why We’re Embracing the Curvy Furniture Trend

A few months ago we looked at interior design styles from the 1970s and discovered that a lot of ‘70s style can be fairly easily worked into current interiors.  It’s about to get even easier to put a modern spin on the retro look because curvy furniture is back in a big way.  Curved sofas and chairs made the circuit at design shows the past couple of years and now they’re available to the masses.  Now that they’re in stores and available at reasonable prices, let’s take a look at why the curvy furniture trend is one to bring home.
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Astrid’s Unique Finds for December: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

Astrid’s Unique Finds for December: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

When you offer as many products as we do, it’s easy for pieces to get pushed aside and lost before anyone really gets a chance to see them.  To help counter that we wanted to spotlight some unique finds that may have been missed when perusing our website.  So Astrid chose 10 products that will make unique accents in the home and that she thinks deserve a second look.  Let’s check them out.
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Astrid’s Unique Finds for November: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

Astrid’s Unique Finds for November: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

When you offer as many products as we do, it’s easy for pieces to get pushed aside and lost before anyone really gets a chance to see them. To help counter that we wanted to spotlight some unique finds that may have been missed when perusing our website. So Astrid chose 10 products that will make unique accents in the home and that she thinks deserve a second look. Let’s check them out.
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Get the Look For Less: Shay Mitchell’s Office Remodel

Get the Look For Less: Shay Mitchell’s Office Remodel

Fans of the teen drama series Pretty Little Liars will recognize Shay Mitchell who played Emily on the show.  Since the show has ended she has signed a deal with Warner Brothers TV to develop both scripted and non-scripted programming with her new production company, Amore & Vita.  Elle Decor recently featured the renovation of her Amore & Vita headquarters and we were quickly captivated.  This space includes a full reception area and three private offices. Full of rich textures and soothing colors we’re honestly a little jealous.  So we decided to figure out how to recreate this office space ourselves.

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Weathering Leather: How to Care for Your Leather Furniture

Weathering Leather: How to Care for Your Leather Furniture

Congratulations, you bought a piece of leather furniture! A leather sofa or chair may be an investment, but it’s a wise one since leather only gets better with age. While regular fabric wears out, leather just wears in and gains a natural patina that allows your furniture to look even more beautiful over time. Though leather furniture is made to last, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t require some general care. This post will go over the basics of caring for your leather furniture.
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Astrid’s Unique Finds for October: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

Astrid’s Unique Finds for October: 10 Pieces You Won’t Want to Miss

When you offer as many products as we do, it’s easy for pieces to get pushed aside and lost before anyone really gets a chance to see them. To help counter that we wanted to spotlight some unique finds that may have been missed when perusing our website. So Astrid chose 10 products that will make unique accents in the home and that she thinks deserve a second look. Let’s check them out.
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House Tour: Living Library in Mumbai

House Tour: Living Library in Mumbai

Today we’re bringing you a new house tour. It also happens to be our first international house tour! Located in the Sion region of Mumbai this space was designed by friends of the blog Huzefa Rangwala and Jasem Pirani of MuseLAB. The home is a large four bedroom apartment that the owners wanted reconfigured to better suit their needs. The main challenge was the large plus-shaped space that they wanted to accommodate a formal living area, a dining area, a den, and a very very large library. Let’s take a look at their approach to the design and how the space turned out.
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Get the Look For Less: Grimm Stars’ Hollywood Hills Home

Get the Look For Less: Grimm Stars’ Hollywood Hills Home

As fans of the television show Grimm, when Apartment Therapy posted a tour of David Giuntoli and Bitsie Tulloch’s home we were thrilled to see the stars again. We were even more thrilled (though not surprised!) to see that their home is stunning. Mid-century modern influences perfectly complement the Spanish architecture of the house, creating a bright, sunny oasis. Inspired by their interior design choices (and because we miss Grimm) we decided to highlight a couple of their rooms, and show how to get the look for less.
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