According to Color Psychology, green is the color of balance and harmony. It is also the color of growth, hope, spring, of renewal and rebirth. It is the sanctuary away from the stresses of modern living, restoring us back to a sense of well being. It is an emotionally positive color, giving us the ability to love and nurture ourselves and others unconditionally.
Here are some ways to add Emerald to any room. If your room is mostly neutrals you can add these gorgeous tables by Century as a focal point to the room. Another easy way to add emerald would be to order new pillows. Since Emerald is one of the predominate colors in nature, Emerald is everywhere in landscape art.
Emerald will pop against beiges, browns, grays and other neutrals. Emerald is also a great accent to blues and many pastels. In color theory Emerald’s complementary color is red. Used in small doses this works well. Be careful not to overdo it though or your friends may think you decorated your house for Christmas all year long. A good example to show how they can work together is shown in this chair by Wesley Hall.
Over the years, the kitchen, bedroom and living room have gone through transitions. During that time, a new room has emerged to meet the needs of boyfriends, husbands, brothers, cousins and all men alike: the man cave. Whether it’s a spot to watch the game with buddies or a place to put that awful plaid chair from his bachelor years, a man cave can be the one spot in a home where a guy can really make it his own. As a St. Louis furniture store, we’re no stranger to the man cave and how to properly outfit it. How can you make your man cave the best on the block? Continue reading →
With spring officially upon us, many St. Louis families are getting outdoors to enjoy the warm weather and flowers in bloom. If you plan on entertaining this season, you may want to bring some of that spring feeling inside your home. With a talented team of St. Louis interior designers who can help you with everything from room layout to wall colors, consider these tips from Dau Home Furnishings on how to do some spring redecorating of your own. Continue reading →
For many families, spring can be a time to rejuvenate and refresh their homes. Whether that’s with a new floor plan or a new sofa, our St. Louis furniture store can help. Starting April 17th, get 40-50% off retail price on the entire line of Harden Furniture. With a wide range of styles and hand-applied finishes available, you’ll be sure to find the right piece to finish off your living room, bedroom or any other room in your home. Continue reading →
“Once upon a time,” leather furniture was only available to an elite few. Not that my family was of the elite few, but I do recall my grandfather’s forest green English lounge chair. It was 1959, the leather was slick, cold, and – if I remember correctly – the chair was beginning to show its age, kind of like the old guy himself. But, man-oh-man, did that chair sit great! The chair was a wonderful item in his home, the fragrance of leather was unmistakable, and it left me with a lasting impression as to what luxury was. Continue reading →
Over the years, the size of the television the average American owns has grown larger and thinner. While this makes gameday in the living room better, it also offers us more opportunities for television placement. Whether it’s hung directly on the wall or in a stylish TV console from our St. Louis furniture store, there are endless opportunities and designs for displaying your television. Continue reading →