Diving Deeper into Mid-Century Modern Furniture

April 10, 2024 BY Mike Gualtieri | Leave a response
Diving Deeper into Mid-Century Modern Furniture

When it comes to redefining living spaces, many Canadians are turning to a nostalgic and iconic style that marries both form and function—the Mid-Century Modern furniture. From bustling metropolises like Toronto and Vancouver to the vibrant streets of Montreal, the allure of this design period is hard to ignore. Whether you’re residing in a condo […]

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How to Identify Vintage Furniture

April 5, 2024 BY Mike Gualtieri | Leave a response
How to Identify Vintage Furniture

At Carrocel, nestled in the heart of Toronto, we cherish the beauty and intricate craftsmanship of vintage furniture. Identifying vintage pieces requires a discerning eye and a deep appreciation for the history and artistry of furniture design. Whether you’re a seasoned collector or a novice enthusiast, understanding the various styles and periods can enhance your […]

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7 Steps to Design a Custom Sofa for Your Living Room

March 10, 2024 BY Mike Gualtieri | Leave a response
7 Steps to Design a Custom Sofa for Your Living Room

Embarking on the journey of buying new furniture is thrilling, yet the challenge of finding the perfect piece that fits your vision can be daunting. When standard options don’t meet your expectations, customizing your sofa becomes an exciting solution. This personalized approach lets you dictate every aspect of the design process, ensuring the end product […]

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Dining Chairs: Expert Tips for Maximum Comfort & Style

March 5, 2024 BY Mike Gualtieri | Leave a response
Dining Chairs: Expert Tips for Maximum Comfort & Style

The quest for the ideal dining chairs stirs endless debate among interior designers and homeowners alike. From the luxurious upholstered options to the sleek modern designs and timeless antique pieces, the selection available can feel both exhilarating and overwhelming. Which is best suited for your space? What Kind of Dining Chairs Are Best? Selecting the […]

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Top 12 Dining Room Trends in 2024

February 28, 2024 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Top 12 Dining Room Trends in 2024

2024’s interior design trends promise to bring many changes to the Canadian dining room. If you are interested in making your dining room more than just another place to eat, now is the perfect time to implement some of these ideas within your home. If you’re ready to take the first steps, here are our […]

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Different Types of Console Tables to Style Your Home

January 17, 2024 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Different Types of Console Tables to Style Your Home

Decorating your home with the right furniture can transform it into a reflection of your style and personality. Among the various pieces, console tables have become a staple for their versatility and aesthetic appeal. Whether you’re a seasoned interior designer or just starting to explore the world of luxury and antique furniture, console tables offer […]

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How to Decorate Your Living Room with Modern Bookcases

January 10, 2024 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
How to Decorate Your Living Room with Modern Bookcases

Decorating your living room with modern bookcases isn’t just about storage. It’s about creating a statement by blending functionality with style. As a lover of luxury and antique furniture, you know that a well-chosen bookcase can transform your space. Whether you’re well-versed in design or exploring for the first time, this guide is here to […]

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Furniture Store Tips: Best Time to Buy Furniture in Toronto

January 5, 2024 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Furniture Store Tips: Best Time to Buy Furniture in Toronto

Furniture can be a significant investment, so it’s essential to ensure you’re getting the best value for your money. Surprisingly, there is an optimal time to buy furniture, especially when looking for the best deals and discounts in Toronto. Timing your furniture purchase is a smart way to get the styles you love at a […]

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Eames Lounge: The Story of the Iconic Chair

December 21, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Eames Lounge: The Story of the Iconic Chair

When it comes to mid-century modern furniture, there’s one piece in particular that stands above the rest: the Eames Chair. Originally known as the Eames Lounge Chair, this iconic piece is showcased in countless design magazines and social media feeds alike. The Eames Lounge Chair is a wood-and-leather seat resting on a six-legged base, often […]

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Office Furniture Ideas for Small Spaces

BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Office Furniture Ideas for Small Spaces

Simple and clean office designs have become increasingly popular in the business world in recent years. Many companies are opting for quality over quantity, even if they have a large amount of space available to them. This trend towards simplicity has brought a fresh and energetic atmosphere into workplaces. If you work in a small […]

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How to Create a Cozy and Comfortable Dining Room

December 10, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
How to Create a Cozy and Comfortable Dining Room

The dining room is more than just a functional space for eating meals. It’s a place where memories are made, conversations are had, and connections are strengthened. It’s where you and your family can go when the kitchen just doesn’t feel quite special enough. Not to mention, as the colder months approach, it’s important to […]

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12 Modern Furniture Ideas to Decorate Your Primary Bedroom

December 5, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
12 Modern Furniture Ideas to Decorate Your Primary Bedroom

When you hear the term “modern décor,” you may think of futuristic technology and sleek, minimalist designs. However, this popular decorating style has been around for over a century. It originated from the Bauhaus art school in Germany during the early 1900s and was influenced by the modernism movement. With its focus on simplicity, cleanliness, […]

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Dos and Don’ts of Buying Antique Furniture in Toronto

November 10, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Dos and Don’ts of Buying Antique Furniture in Toronto

Antique and vintage furniture is not only beautiful, but it also adds character and depth to any space. As they say, old is gold, and this saying holds true for antique pieces. These items have stood the test of time and are often well-crafted with intricate details that you just can’t find in modern-day furniture. […]

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Guide to Cleaning and Maintaining Vintage Furniture in Toronto

November 5, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Guide to Cleaning and Maintaining Vintage Furniture in Toronto

In recent years, vintage furniture in Toronto has grown in popularity as more people are looking to add character and history to their living spaces. These unique pieces often come with a rich story and add a touch of nostalgia to any home decor. Whether you’ve discovered a stunning mid-century modern armchair at a flea market […]

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The Materials Used in High-End Custom Furniture

October 17, 2023 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
The Materials Used in High-End Custom Furniture

High-end custom furniture is becoming increasingly popular as people’s demand for upscale living environments continues to rise. In today’s market economy, the price of a product reflects its quality and value. This holds true for high-end custom furniture as well – the higher price tag reflects the use of top-quality materials and superior craftsmanship. However, […]

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