furniture outdoor living

Luxurious Outdoor Furniture

 Is it time to update your outdoor furniture for Summer? 

Old folding chaise lounge

Check out these attractive offerings from some notable outdoor furniture manufactures.


Formed in 1981, Gloster originally specialized in African grown and produced teak furniture.  Over the years they have evolved into a luxury purveyor of high design teak, woven, aluminium, stainless steel and outdoor furniture.

Gloster Bloc Sectional Pieces

Gloster Dansk Collection


The name McGuire has been synonymous with style and elegance since 1948.  Using best in class materials coupled with quality workmanship, while collaborating with international designers such as Barbara Barry, McGuire’s outdoor collections are a study in refinement and luxury. 

McGuire Barbara Barry Outdoor Furniture

McGuire Garden Classics Outdoor Cracked Ice™ Chair

McGuire Antalya Outdoor Collection

JANUS et Cie

Known as a design industry leader, JANUS et Cie has been bringing creativity and innovative “Generation-Next” materials in the most comprehensive collection in the design market for over 34 years.

JANUS et Cie Fibonacci Vantana Double Chaise

JANUS et Cie Matilda Outdoor

Janus et Cie Tosca lounge chair

Mr. H says: Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury-Enjoy!

design trends interior design

Shiny and Bright

Metallics are hot!  Chic, shiny shades in silver, gold and bronze is the of the moment design trend

Sheer fabrics shot through with metallic threads make gorgeous drapery

Kravet Sorceress Platinum Fabric

Embossed gold leather would make dining room chairs dazzle

Kravet So Angled Faux Leather

Incorporate metallic into your decor with gleaming table lamps

Uttermost Vizzini Lamp

Achieve instant chic with metallic walls-Ralph Lauren Paints has THE collection for shimmering paint colors

Ralph Lauren Metallic Paints

Glam up a living room with a Barbara Barry silver leaf cocktail table

Barbara Barry oval cloud cocktail table

Or this gorgeous gold diamond Baker Furniture chest

Barbara Barry Diamond Chest

Metallic wallpapers add sizzle to any room

Thibaut wallpaper Argentina Damask

 Metallic disks on a bold eggplant color background

Thibaut wallpaper Solar Disk

Mr H says: Life should be like the precious metals, weigh much in little bulk-Enjoy!

design trends fabric interior design

Fresh new fabrics

releases from all the major fabric houses, inspiring many an interior designer to get creative.

From Duralee’s hip new collection Modern Prints & Wovens Collection; fun and fabulous collide.

Duralee Fabric Flame Duralee Modern Prints & Wovens Collection

Duralee Modern Prints & Wovens Collection Duralee Modern Prints & Wovens Collection

Martyn Lawrence Bullard’s fabric collection with Schumacher contains prints and wovens influenced by the designer’s exotic travel.

Schumacher Martyn Lawrence Bullard

Tradition reigns in the Robert Allen house with their Williamsburg Classics collection

Robert Allen Fabrics Shadow Vines Robert Allen

Barbara Barry introduces her Indochine collection for Kravet Fabrics featuring Asian inspired silks, prints and wovens.

Barbara Barry introduces her Indochine 

“Good design is forever.”-Zelina Brunschwig, 1942.  Need I say more about Brunschwig & Fils new offerings

Brunschwig & Fils Fabric

Mr. H says: Whatever your design philosophy; be brave-Enjoy!