Stylish Home Office Design Ideas

April 17, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

See the Creative Displays at Our High-End Furniture Store Fine furniture and creative interior design ideas can result in a beautiful and functional home office. There is so much choice when it comes to designing the look and feel of your work space. Come and be inspired by the imaginative displays at our high-end furniture store. We have unique pieces from all over the world and our knowledgeable and friendly staff will be happy to show you around. Designing a home office doesn’t have to be complicated or too much work. With the right furniture, tasteful accessories and a fresh coat of paint, you can design to impress. The decorating experts at our furniture store share simple ideas that will ...

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Choose Custom Designed Furniture for Your Home

April 10, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Make a Statement of Style and Quality Custom designed furniture gives your home its own distinctive style and look. Yes, it may cost a little more but it is an investment in style and quality that will last for years. Come and be inspired by the chic displays at our huge Carrocel showroom. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff will be happy to show you around and discuss your options. Advantages of Custom Designed Furniture Built to your specifications: Furniture should be made to fit your rooms, not the other way round. After all, it plays such an important role in the look and feel of a space. Ever walked in to a home where you admired how the pieces were ...

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Don’t Be Fooled! Buy Genuine Antique Furniture

April 5, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | 4 Comments on Don’t Be Fooled! Buy Genuine Antique Furniture

From a Reliable Antique Store Antique furniture can instantly add character, charm and novelty to your home décor. The right piece can be the star of the room, creating a style that is unique to your home and reflecting your taste. However, don’t be fooled by just any furniture store claiming to sell vintage items! The experts at Carrocel offer useful tips to help you discern genuine antiques from the fake ones. Shopping at Antique Stores? Keep these Tips in Mind Find a reliable source: The key to buying authentic antique furniture is to have a trustworthy source. As a high-end furniture store, Carrocel offers a range of genuine antiques from all over the world. Estate sales and auctions are ...

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Add Spring Colours to Your Living Room

March 27, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

With High-End Furniture Reupholstery Thinking about freshening up your living room décor with spring colours? Furniture reupholstery is the way to go! Reupholstering an existing sofa or accent chairs can help you achieve the look you want without buying new furniture. How to Select Your Furniture Reupholstery Material Be careful with colour and pattern: While colour might be the main reason for the change, select your shade and pattern with care. Remember you’re going to have to live with it for a long time. So don’t go out on a limb and try a new trend that you will tire of soon. Avoid large prints for a very small room as they create a closed-in feeling. If you have children ...

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Understanding Art Deco Furniture

March 17, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | 1 Comment on Understanding Art Deco Furniture

Come See the Huge Selection at Our Fine Furniture Store in Toronto Do you like the art deco furniture style? Come see the amazing selection at our fine furniture store. A wide range of unique items will add flair and luxury to your home. If you are looking for specific items, our friendly and knowledgeable showroom staff will be happy to assist you. What is Art Deco Furniture? The term “Art Deco” is short for Arts Décoratifs and is derived from a 1925 Paris exhibition that showcased this new style to the world. Art deco furniture is characterized by symmetrical, clean, rectilinear lines. It combines traditional craftsmanship with modern machinery and materials. Its beauty lies in the use of rich, ...

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Rent Fine Furniture for Movie Sets and TV Shows

March 10, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | 2 Comments on Rent Fine Furniture for Movie Sets and TV Shows

Our Furniture and Prop Rentals Set the Stage for Real Drama Looking for furniture rentals to furnish your movie and television sets? At Carrocel, we have a huge selection of styles to help you recreate any period and look. Our showroom staff has extensive experience with furniture prop rentals and can help you find what you need. Come see our exciting displays. Choosing a buffet table that will complement the vintage furniture you already have can be challenging. The experts at Carrocel offer these simple tips to help you pick the perfect piece. It’s cost-effective. Furniture rentals are a fraction of the cost of purchasing the items that you need for your movie or television show sets. From living room ...

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Show Off Your New Buffet Table at the Easter Brunch

March 5, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Dos and Dont's for Furniture Reupholstery Want to make a lasting impression on your guests this Easter? Add a stylish buffet table (also known as sideboard cabinets) to your vintage furniture. We have a number of beautiful pieces from around the world that would make an elegant addition to your home. Our friendly and knowledgeable showroom staff will be happy to find the right match. No matter which one you select, it’s guaranteed to draw admiring glances at every gathering in your home. Tips for Selecting a Buffet Table to Suit Your Vintage Furniture Choosing a buffet table that will complement the vintage furniture you already have can be challenging. The experts at Carrocel offer these simple tips to help ...

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How to Find the Right Furniture Reupholstery Service in Toronto

February 27, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | 2 Comments on How to Find the Right Furniture Reupholstery Service in Toronto

Dos and Dont's for Furniture Reupholstery Furniture reupholstery is an art. For this reason, you must select your upholsterer with great care. After all, the quality of workmanship impacts the finish as well as the lifespan of the furniture you are having redone. Our experts have outlined some important dos and don’ts for you to keep in mind. DO… Look for an experienced furniture reupholstery service. Skill develops with years of practice. The number of years spent in the business is one way to determine the quality of work you can expect. Examine the level of specialization. Especially if you intend to have vintage or antique furniture reupholstered. These items require special care and work experience. An upholsterer who works ...

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Hot Trends in Retro Furniture

February 17, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Be Inspired by Creative Displays at Our Furniture Store Is retro your style? Come to our furniture store for some amazing decorating ideas incorporating unique modern and vintage pieces! From sleek to chunky and whimsy to kitsch, we’ll help break out the interior designer in you. Even the simplest retro look can transform your living room and bedroom into a chic and trendy space. Follow our simple tips for a quick and stylish makeover. Find your style: Retro typically takes its inspiration from the fashion, art and pop culture of the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s. To avoid a chaotic, messy look and confusion of styles, pick an era you would like to pay tribute to.  Each has its ...

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Ways to Mix Up Your Dining Chairs

February 10, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Creative Ideas for Dining Room Furniture Dining chairs can be trendy and colourful. Whether you want to add a classic touch to a modern look or give your vintage décor a contemporary style, don’t limit yourself when it comes to selecting dining room furniture. Here are some tips from our decorating experts to help. How to Choose Dining Chairs Let’s begin with the basics on how to go about selecting your dining room chairs. Colour: Pick one element in your dining room like a chandelier or exotic lamp, may be even a painting or the rug to inspire your colour choice. Yellow, red, orange and green are eye-catching and very popular. Go for pattern: If you’re not comfortable with bright ...

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Reinventing Classic Design and Versatile Functionality

February 5, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Creating Your Own Signature Style with Fine Furniture It’s time to reinvent classic designs with modern styles of fine furniture and decor. While “fresh” and “versatile” dominate 2016 interior design trends, many customers ask us how they can avoid being swept up in the winds of constant change that modern styling demands. Here are some expert tips on how to achieve a balance between classic, retro and new to create your own signature style. Come and see our high-end furniture displays for ideas. Fusion of styles: The mixing of old and new gives you the option of retaining your classic furniture while introducing some fine modern pieces to be trendy and functional. Splurge on high-end Distressed Cane Settee accent seat ...

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Simple Ways to Decorate with Accent Chairs

January 27, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

How to Incorporate them with Your Living Room and Bedroom Furniture Here is a useful secret to unique, stylish décor: Make accent chairs an integral part of your living room and bedroom furniture! Our experts have explained the different styles and how to work with them below. Types of Accent Seating for Your Living Room and Bedrooms Accent chairs are available in many styles. Here’s a basic overview to help you find one that will complement your bedroom or living room furniture: The comfortable club chair: Perfect as a pair or even just one, this roomy chair with deep seats is perfect for a conversation area in your living room or to curl up with a book in your bedroom. ...

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Stay Trendy AND Responsible with Eco-Friendly Designer Furniture

January 19, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Green Is In! Modern designer furniture offers a smart blend of eco-friendly materials, innovative ideas and unique styles. However, if you are looking to find sustainable furniture, you should know that modern is not the only choice you have available. Many vintage pieces have been given modern styling and functionality so that they can be reused. Being green is in and in a big way! Trends indicate that concerns about minimizing our carbon footprint will see more furniture buyers gravitating towards sustainable choices in 2016. Don’t assume that sustainable can’t be chic! The amazing displays at our fine furniture store speak for themselves. How to Select Eco-Friendly Designer Furniture Style your home with reclaimed wood: It’s not the worn out ...

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All Under One Roof

January 13, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
A living room with vintage furniture

From concept to completion, Carrocel Interiors works closely with designers It can be tough on beginners who have yet to build a network; it can also be tough on experienced professionals who are having trouble finding just what they need. Understanding that challenge, the people at Carrocel Interiors give designers the tools and attention they […]

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What Wood to Use for Your Custom Furniture

January 12, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Expert Tips on Selecting Wooden Furniture At Carrocel, we have the pleasure of crafting our custom furniture masterpieces with some of the finest woods. This often makes it difficult to recommend a specific one when our clients ask for suggestions. Simply put, wood choice actually comes down to personal preference, the look you want to achieve for a particular room and even your budget. Nonetheless, here are some tips on how to select custom wooden furniture for your home. 3 Tips on Selecting Custom Wooden Furniture Types of wood: There are many exotic woods available and this can make your selection quite confusing. We recommend maple, oak, rosewood, Macassar ebony and beech-wood. In our experience, these are the best wood ...

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