Five Tips for Mixing Designer Furniture with a Vintage Style

March 17, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
5 Tips for Mixing Designer Furniture with a Vintage Style

Vintage furniture pieces such as hanging chairs, vintage globes and consoles add character and charm to any space – particularly in modern spaces with designer furniture. Mixing these two styles is a creative way of energizing tired spaces or updating your home as it creates dynamic interior décor beaming with texture and visual interest. These […]

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Eight Tips for Buying Antique Furniture

March 10, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Eight Tips for Buying Antique Furniture

Where and how should you buy antique furniture? If you are thinking about buying antique furniture, there is a lot to consider. This is primarily because you are not just buying used furniture, but furniture from a specific era or culture. This is a smart strategy to get top quality furniture at a bargain and […]

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Fabric or Leather Furniture?

March 5, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
fabric or leather furniture

Should you choose fabric or leather for your sofa or sectionals? This is an age-old debate that is yet to get a definitive solution. This is mostly because there is no definitive answer, even from the best furniture stores in Toronto. There are countless valid arguments that can be made for or against each of […]

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What Contributes to The Price of Custom Furniture?

February 27, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Price of Custom Furniture

Understandably, many people tend to think that mass-produced furniture is the more economical option to custom furniture. They, therefore, automatically dismiss custom made furniture for being out of their price range. However, the prices of custom pieces reflect their quality and value. Custom made furniture is created with top of the line materials and high-level […]

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An Essential Guide to Identifying Louis Chair Styles

February 17, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Beautiful Louis Style Chairs

French furniture from the 18th Century is in many ways the style people think of when imagining an antique, particularly pieces from the Louis period. However, to a non-expert, this collection of unique furniture can be overwhelmingly complex and daunting to tell apart. Here are a few pointers to help you. Louis XIV: Royal Elegance […]

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Decorating Mistakes to Avoid in Your Living Room

February 10, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

When you enter a perfectly designed and decorated living room, it instantly feels impressive, engaging, safe and familiar. However, when you try to replicate this feeling in your own living room, it can almost certainly feel off, even though it’s hard to pinpoint what went wrong. To help you recreate the space of your dreams, […]

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The Benefits of Visiting the Carrocel Fine Furniture Store in Toronto

February 5, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Benefits of Visiting the Carrocel Fine Furniture Store in Toronto

Most people have a deep sense of attachment and personal pride in the design and furnishing of their homes. It is not just about having a roof over your head. It’s about creating an intimate space that reflects your personality, values and lifestyle. It is no surprise, therefore, that the process of designing and furnishing […]

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Finding Modern Furniture in Toronto

January 27, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

The modern style, as it refers to furniture, involves pieces with polished metal legs, an earthy colour palette, and clean, simple lines. It focuses on new and trendy styles that give off an air of being ahead of their time. These items will offer a timeless look that represents today’s trends and designs while also […]

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Designing a Mid-Century Living Room

January 17, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
mid century furniture

If you’re a fan of the mid-century style, learning how to set up your living room to feature aspects that reflect the aesthetics of the time can help you capture the feeling in your own home. These suggestions will help you get the look, but as with any design, select what makes you the happiest […]

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Understanding Art Deco – The History, Trends and Style

January 10, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Understanding Art Deco – The History, Trends and Style

Trends are everywhere. They influence the way we dress, how we cut our hair, what foods we eat, and what films are produced. They also have an impact on how we decorate our homes. Like most trends, interior design trends will often evolve naturally over time and usually cycle or follow patterns. One popular design […]

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What to Look for At a Toronto Furniture Store

January 5, 2020 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

There are many different furniture stores throughout the city, and to visit all of them would take up a lot of your free time. When you’re on the search for the right furnishings for your home, you want to be able to narrow down the shops and only visit the best furniture stores in Toronto. […]

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How to Safely Store Your Antique Furniture for Moving

December 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
How to Safely Store Your Antique Furniture for Moving

Every antique, from intricate wooden pieces through to bigger pieces of furniture, is unique and has its own story and history. Heirlooms passed down through your family for generations or even rare pieces found at yard sales or in a store will each have sentimental value along with their monetary worth. When you make the […]

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