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Bring the Outdoors Inside: Performance Fabrics Endure

This month we are dreaming of warmer days and getting ready for them with a series on how to prepare your coastal home for the spring season.  One of our top tips for putting together an interior that endures is to use outdoor and performance fabrics inside.

Lee Industries dining chairs slipcovered in Sunbrella fabrics as featured in Traditional Home magazine.

For example, Sunbrella offers some of the world’s most durable fabrics. And, while many were originally designed for outdoor use, they are a great choice for indoor upholstery as well, especially at the beach or lake house.  Performance fabrics give increased durability and quality and are super easy to clean.  

And today’s performance fabrics come in a huge variety of colors and patterns.  Many top fabric manufacturers not only have their own fashion-forward offerings, but are partnering with top-designers to deliver chic patterns perfect for the coastal home.

And, because all of James Craig Furnishings’ lines can be fitted with the fabric of your choice, its easy to customize a living room that’s durable, beautiful and comfortable.  (Yes, outdoor fabrics are now much softer than they use to be.) Continue reading

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Outdoor is the New Indoor: Patio Inspiration

This month we’re dreaming of warmer days and helping you get your vacation home spring break ready. As part of our series on building the “coastal living” look, we’re highlighting some of our favorite pieces.  Following up on our recent post about some of the choices in outdoor furniture, we’re going to help you bring the comfort of the indoors to your deck or patio. Continue reading