Revamp Your Bedroom this Summer

April 27, 2016 BY Carrocel Interiors | 1 Comment on Revamp Your Bedroom this Summer

With Stylish, Custom Designed Furniture Custom design your bedroom furniture and take your personal sanctuary from good to great! We have just the right pieces for you. Visit us and take a look at our collection of exotic furniture from around the world. Our stylish showroom displays also provide plenty of redecorating ideas. Should you need any assistance, our knowledgeable showroom staff is always happy and willing to help. Tips for Redesigning Your Space with Chic Bedroom Furniture Wondering how to go about redesigning your bedroom? Our decorating experts have some valuable tips to inspire you: Choose custom furniture: Custom designed furniture allows you to decorate your personal oasis with your own unique style. At Carrocel, we have an extensive ...

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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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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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How to Give Your Penthouse an Elegant yet Homey Feel

November 25, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Tips on Selecting Fine Penthouse Furniture Elegant penthouse furniture can help you decorate your cozy, luxury apartment with panache. Furnishing your home in the sky or a studio apartment is not without its challenges, and many are intimidated by the prospect of decorating a unique layout. Our design experts share simple tips that will take your décor to the next level of chic. Guidelines for Decorating Your Penthouse Go big in small spaces: Aim to make a visual impact with a few large items. Avoid smaller pieces which can create a cluttered and messy look. Use your seating as a jumping off point. Carrocel’s luxurious Custom Zebra Wood Deco Style Parlour Chairs are an excellent choice. They can be custom ...

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A Unique Chest of Drawers Can Add Instant Appeal to a Room

November 17, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

How to Include it in Your Decorating Ideas Looking for simple living room and bedroom decorating ideas? Adding a unique chest of drawers can have a dramatic effect on your home décor. It’s the first thing that catches the eye as you enter a room and sets the tone for a stylish experience. To make it really special, choose an antique or vintage piece. Nothing is more charming than an ornate old chest that oozes historical charm. It infuses the living area with class and character while enveloping your bedroom with mystery and romance. The type of chest you select and where you place it impacts the success of your decoration ideas. Our décor experts have a few tips based ...

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Reorganizing Furniture May Make You Love Your Space Again

October 25, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Creative Design Ideas for a Fresh, New Look Looking for fresh design ideas to give your space a stylish makeover? Sometimes all it takes is reorganizing furniture. Simply moving one or two pieces around the room, however, might not bring about the change you are looking for. The experts at Carrocel’s fine furniture store offer these decorating ideas to help you pull it off. 7 Easy Ways to Reorganize Your Bedroom, Living and Dining Room Furniture Pull furniture away from the wall: Start with the biggest pieces of furniture in the room, such as the bed, dining table, Baker Bradford Sofa or Ralph Lauren Server. Remember that they don’t always have to be positioned against the wall, especially if you ...

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Luxury Furniture to Make Your Home Stand Out

October 17, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | 6 Comments on Luxury Furniture to Make Your Home Stand Out

Decorating Ideas with Display Furniture The beauty of luxury furniture is that even a single piece can completely transform the look and feel of a room. It’s true! Come see our showroom displays for ideas and one-of-a-kind pieces. Our experienced staff will be happy to help you out. When looking for new decorating ideas, here’s a small piece of advice that could save you time and money. Find display furniture e.g. luxury cabinets, that will become the focal point of your design. Then rearrange some of the existing items and accessories around it. You will be amazed at the difference it will make. The Carrocel store in Toronto has luxury furniture from around the world for you to choose from. ...

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A New Desk Can Revitalize Your Office Space

October 10, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Give Your Home Office a Stylish Makeover Planning a home office makeover? A stylish new desk can create the perfect workspace and make a great impression on your clients and visitors. Our décor experts share a few ideas on how to decorate with home office furniture that is stylish, comfortable and productive. How to Add Style with Office Furniture Your desk is the central point of your home office. Think style and function as you make your choice. Whether you choose a vintage or modern desk will decide the mood and tone for the rest of your décor. Create a space you would love to work in. At Carrocel, we have plenty of options to suit your style. Decorate with ...

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Do Not Throw it Away

August 27, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | 23 Comments on Do Not Throw it Away

Restore that Old Dining Room Table! Furniture restoration is more than just splashing a new layer of varnish on a worn surface. It requires talent, skill and experience to take your old dining room table and breathe new life into every inch and curve. Perhaps your dining table is a family heirloom or maybe it was a fine furniture find that you picked out years ago. Regardless of how long you have treasured it, there’s no need to toss that dinged, scratched and worn table. Instead, you can restore and refinish it to look truly gorgeous again. Restoring and Refinishing Fine Wood Furniture You loved your dining room table once, so why give it up now? The experts at Carrocel ...

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What You Need to Know Before Taking on Antique Furniture Restoration

July 27, 2015 BY Carrocel Interiors | Leave a response

Helpful Tips from Carrocel You have the perfect piece of furniture, but it has seen better days. You may be tempted to do a little furniture repair and restoration yourself - after all, the TV shows make it look simple. Before you restore your furniture, there are some things you should consider, including whether or not it is worth it to restore that piece in the first place. Should You Restore Antique Furniture? Furniture Restoration Advice from Carrocel Refinishing an antique, if done wrong, can actually decrease its value. While most pieces of furniture benefit from repair and restoration, you must determine whether the piece you are restoring has these characteristics: It should be something important to you. Because furniture ...

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