Adding the Art Deco Style to Any Room

May 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Many people love pieces from the 1920s. The art deco style and geometric patterns offer a timeless quality to every piece. These items inspire ideas of glamour and luxury and are often sought after by many when looking to decorate their home. When adding these pieces to your home, follow a few simple guidelines to […]

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Discovering Your Furniture Style

May 5, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

There are many different styles of furniture available, and it can be hard to decide which you like best. Thinking about other people’s homes and the furniture they have can be a good place to start establishing what you do and don’t like, and home décor books will also provide guidance. Here is a brief […]

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Mid-Century Modern Furniture 101

April 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

What is Mid-Century Modern Furniture? Mid-century modern is a design philosophy with roots in the mid-20th century. It encapsulates a delicate balance of highly varied materials, textures, and colours with smooth designs, primarily focusing on function and practicality. This diversity is a hallmark of mid-century modern design. If you are looking for pieces in this […]

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Furniture and Décor in the Louis XVI Style

April 5, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

The Louis XVI style of furniture is typically associated with elegance and classical influence, drawing inspiration from classic art and historic cultures and societies such as the Romans and Greeks. The fine craftsmanship is easily identifiable and has remained quite popular. History – This style of furniture is named for the French King Louis-Auguste. It […]

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Custom Dining Tables at Carrocel

March 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

At Carrocel, we take great pride in our custom furniture. Using the finest materials, we create pieces that perfectly suit your needs. We specialize in a variety of furniture pieces, including custom dining tables. Carrocel’s Quality Builds Quality of craftsmanship – The quality of not only the materials but also the workmanship in each of […]

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2019 Design Trends and Colours

March 5, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
Furniture Design Trends "2019"

Every year, the popular designs and colours change as the styles change. This can be seen in clothing, vehicles and also furniture and interior design. Learn more about the trends for 2019 and what Carrocel has to offer to fit them. Colour of the Year Each year, Pantone and Benjamin Moore announce their colour of […]

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The Secrets to Buying Luxury Furniture

February 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

When viewing luxury items, you may wonder whether or not there are any things you should know before making a purchase. These pieces are often a big investment, and as such do require some additional considerations when compared to buying mass-produced items. However, they are often one of a kind, unique pieces that can’t simply […]

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A Look Inside the Carrocel Showroom

February 5, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response
"Club Chairs" Inside Carrocel Furniture Showroom

At Carrocel, we offer a vast selection of products. We consider our store to be a “museum of fine furniture pieces and art,” and take great pride in the pieces we have to display. Our curators source pieces from all over the world and bring them back for the Toronto and GTA market to enjoy. […]

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Contemporary Furniture

January 27, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Modern vs. Contemporary Design Many people may mistake modern and contemporary furniture. To define them, modern design was popular from the late 1800s to mid-1900s and was influenced by the modern art movement. This furniture style also follows a particular set of stylistic rules. Contemporary furniture, however, involves current styles and whatever is happening now. […]

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What Makes Louis XVI Furniture Unique

January 17, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | 1 Comment on What Makes Louis XVI Furniture Unique

Louis XVI refers to a style that was popular in France during the reign of King Louis XVI between 1760 and 1789. With the discoveries of Herculaneum and Pompeii, Greek and Roman styles were experiencing a revival. During King Louis XVI’s reign, tastes changed from the Rococo style, known for curved lines and heavy ornamentation, […]

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How Carrocel Sources Their Fine Furniture

January 10, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

At Carrocel, we take pride in the range of furniture we have available. Whether you are looking for authentic vintage items, a particular style from history, or custom pieces, we have a wide selection available to meet your needs. We source our furniture from around the world and bring our exclusive pieces back to the […]

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Useful Tips for Selecting Modern Furniture

January 5, 2019 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

The furniture you choose is an important part of your overall decorating scheme. If you want your home to look inviting and stylish, follow these tips when selecting modern furniture pieces. Consider Your Space – The first and most important tip when selecting any furniture is to consider the space you’re going to be putting […]

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Designing Custom Furniture in Toronto

December 27, 2018 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Whether you’re redecorating or moving into a new place, furniture is essential. If your existing furniture doesn’t match your new space, it’s time to begin the search for new pieces. Instead of starting the lengthy process to find just the right items, consider designing custom furniture that suits you and your space perfectly. From size […]

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Properly Arranging Your Dining Room Furniture

December 17, 2018 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Your dining room is often the place in your home where guests and family alike gather for meals, parties, and holidays. It’s important to have a space that not only accommodates everyone whatever the occasion, but that also reflects you and your energy, so everyone feels welcome. Sometimes, how you’ve chosen to arrange your furniture […]

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Tips for Buying Traditional Furniture

December 10, 2018 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Finding classic furniture pieces is exciting. They are available at auction houses, private sales, and furniture stores such as Carrocel. When looking at a piece, you must make sure that it has remained in good shape and will continue to hold up in the future. Here are our tips to look out for when purchasing […]

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