Introducing the Essex

There’s dinner jackets and then there’s “dinner jackets” according to Vesper Lynd in Casino Royale. We feel the same way about our leathers. There’s leather and then there’s “leather”. Ours would be the latter. When customers tell us about inferior leather furniture they’ve purchased elsewhere that has split, cracked, peeled and faded we empathize. And […]

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FRESH TO MARKET

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In retail, we believe we’ve always got to amp up the “fresh” with new ideas and products to keep customers coming in and earn repeat business. Here’s 12 things we’ve done in the past year at Country Living Furnishings & Design to keep our furnishings mix fresh and improve customer service. 1. NEW LINES: Brought […]

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RANCH MAKEOVER IN #YYC COUNTRY WITH THE PROPERTY BROTHERS

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 #Property Brothers chose furnishings from Country Living Furnishings & Design to furnish and decorate an original log home on a working ranch in the foothills of the Rockies. This is part of a four part ranch makeover series called “Home on the Ranch” by the Property Brothers that aired in the States in late fall […]

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SHOP LOCAL, BUY CANADIAN, LIVE COMFORTABLY AND WELL

There’s excitement in the air as anticipation builds towards family gatherings centered around hearth and home this festive season. At Country Living Furnishings & Design, we’ll help you get your home ready for the season, with equal parts elegance and Canadian spirit. Our specialty? Hand-crafted furniture made from Canadian woods right here in Canada. We’ll […]

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Try a Softer Approach

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In harder times, try a softer approach.   Sheer fabrics and a softer color palette such as muted blush with beige undertones have morphed from runways to reading rooms, showing up on everything from toss cushions and drapery panels to paint and wallpaper.   Lighten up with extra fresh hits of bright white painted or stained furniture […]

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We Have a Heart

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True to our name, we haven’t strayed far from “country” in terms of the good neighbor policy we have with our community.  Each year Rhonda chooses a charity related to women’s causes and makes donations as a way of tipping the balance in favor of those in need. We are advocates for the YWCA. We have […]

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Simply Good Value

Our Annual Warehouse Sale is now over. It is traditionally held on Saturday of the Mother’s Day weekend and has a loyal following with lineups out the door before opening. This year we had a lot of happy customers take away treasures from rugs, accessories, lighting and bedding to sectionals, sofas, accent chairs, dining tables […]

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