The LA Bohemian Chic that Keeps on Chic-ing

The LA Bohemian Chic that Keeps on Chic-ing

Writers, ruffians, actors, nouveau riche, and rock stars—Los Angeles is home to many different sorts of people, but no matter who you find, you’ll certainly encounter someone with big dreams. Speaking of dreams, have you seen some of the dreamy décor coming out of LA? Bohemian chic, poolside posh, Mexicana, desert-inspired, simply white…the list is almost as diverse as the population!


All-American Décor

In honour of this past 4th of July, bring more than just tiny American flags home to decorate your home in Americana – honour your favourite elements of the home of the brave and land of the free. We’ve selected some fun, easy ways to dress up your apartment in some serious down-home American décor.


KICKIN’ BACK AND FEELIN’ ALL THE FEELS – Blues, Chicago, and DHP Style

KICKIN’ BACK AND FEELIN’ ALL THE FEELS – Blues, Chicago, and DHP Style

Around the turn of the 20th century, blues music made its way from the Mississippi Delta up to Chicago with musicians migrating away from hard times and looking for a place to make new times. Many of these musicians landed on famous Maxwell Street where they’d gather in an outdoor market selling and trading wares.


First impressions count…even for your apartment!

First impressions count…even for your apartment!

The first impression is commonly associated with meeting someone at work or a night out; it also happens again when someone steps into your living space for the first time. No matter what kind of person you choose to be, the way you decorate can tell a lot about you. Here are some little things to consider to help project yourself into your space.



8 Reasons To Love Small Space Living

8 Reasons To Love Small Space Living

Over here at DHP Furniture, we truly appreciate the things that small space living has to offer. Having less space may have its challenges, but there are a trillion reasons (okay, probably like eight totally fab reasons!!) why living in small spaces has so much more to offer. And we are going to list them for you right here:


A Beginner’s Guide to a Warm and Cozy Home

A Beginner’s Guide to a Warm and Cozy Home

Home is where the heart is. Warm and Cozy is more than a decor style; it’s a feeling within us. Creating a comfortable home that invites that special feeling usually trumps a surgically clean, austere space. Warm and Cozy is that special spot to curl up in, it’s a warm place to relax your body and soul. There is no specific decorating style that achieves this look. Because Warm and Cozy is a feeling within. We’ve collected some basic ideas to inspire the feeling of warm and cozy within you.


Inspiring photos that turn odd spaces into visual pleasers

Inspiring photos that turn odd spaces into visual pleasers

Every household has a weird cut-out in a room somewhere or an odd corner. After you found the optimal furniture layout, it hits you. A small gap that leaves your room looking awkward. Maybe your small annoyance is a boring hallway. Ignoring a weird in-between space won’t make it go away. But there is inspiration out there for how you can transform these oddly shaped spaces. Check out these inspiring photos we’ve found around Pinterest that turn odd spaces into visual pleasers.


6 Reasons you should be talking about Futons

2000_2000_3384_11820Did you know futons originate from tradition Japanese bedding consisting of padded mattresses that can be folded in such a way that they are stored throughout the day? The futon traditionally consists of a mattress and a quilted cover. The word itself means round cushions filled with cattail flower spikes, fu (cattail), ton (round). Futons are a staple item for any college student, bachelor apartment for a new graduate, or even a growing family. If you’re not already on the futon bandwagon, you will be after reading this.