Mandi Johnson makes it look easy. The 32-year-old Stark County native runs Making Nice in the Midwest, a blog where she chronicles home remodels, DIY projects and travels with her family. She’s also a frequent contributor to A Beautiful Mess, a popular lifestyle company founded by sisters Elsie Larson and Emma Chapman.
Walking into the Bird’s Nest Furniture is like stepping into another world. A well-appointed, eclectic and stylish world. The store at 4718 Everhard Road NW specializes in furniture constructed from recycled wood, and reconfigured and rescued materials from India, along with antiques, home décor items and unusual light fixtures.
A combination of kitchen, as in the room where food is prepared and cooked, and living room, the other name of the family gathering space that was understood long before “great room” and “family room” came into the style lexicon.
Anew Room is a consignment gallery filled wall-to-wall with gently used furniture, home decor and local designer furnishings. Luxury pieces in a variety of design styles are available at reduced prices.
If you’re tired of tapestries, taxidermy and other crafty kitsch that have taken over mass retail, you’re not alone. The defining design trend of the past five years—a feminine mix of California bohemian and mid-century modern that’s ubiquitous on blogs and Instagram—may have crested.
Opened in October, Cushman Trade Co. has a little bit of everything for your home decor needs. Owner Stephen Cushman travels to find the perfect pieces, and then he repurposes them, paints them and some times adds lighting. And if that doesn’t fit your needs, Cushman can create custom pieces.
End tables are very much in fashion at the moment. Available in a multitude of shapes and sizes, these practical little tables are perfect for adding just the right finishing touch to your family room, den, bedside or almost anywhere in your home.
Although the temps might not quite feel like spring just yet, it’s coming. Just a few more weeks of winter, and we’re spring bound. What better way to get ready for spring than to bring spring indoors. Do these three things, and your house will be ready for spring.
The Repository Select Rite Aid Stores Spee-D Foods Buehler's Fresh Foods Fishers Foods, including 44th Street NW, Tuscarawas St. W, Fulton Drive, Lincoln Way E. and Cleveland Ave. NW locations Aultman Hospital Gift Shop Mercy Medical Center Gift Shop Gervasi Vineyard Marketplace Carpe Diem Coffee Shop, downtown Canton and Belden Village Mall locations News Depot Avenue Arts Marketplace Yum Yum Tree Alliance Grapes in a Glass