Expand your interior-design know-how with these furnishing facts. 


Interest officially piqued? Living-room styles don’t stop here. If you’re aiming for an 18th-century formal sitting space, add a camelback couch, with its upright, exposed legs and slight rise in the frame. All that’s missing is your silver tea set. Or, go laid-back with a Lawson or English rolled-arm sofa – the soft cushions and (often) skirted legs are all about keeping it casual.

Our Bernhardt Boutique opens Monday, August 5, at 3PM ET.

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August 5, 2013

Spring cleaning. Just the words fill me with a sense of dread. But it doesn’t have to be that way – sometimes, the organization solution lies in the furniture. Instead of stashing and storing your stuff, why not add some new pieces that can house (or hide, in some cases) the little odds and ends that make the big cleaning such a daunting task?

The key, of course, is finding pieces that not only work for storage, but add some style, too:

Storage-Friendly Furniture

Our A Twist on Traditional: Bernhardt Furniture Boutique opens Wednesday, February 27, at 3PM ET.

By Anna Kuchinsky, Staff Writer

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February 27, 2013


Bernhardt A room Alex loves

It’s high time to feather our nest, so we went right to the source. Alex Bernhardt, whose furniture company bears his name and earns praise for its modern refinement, shares a room he loves, a little of his design sensibility, and more.

Rue La La: Who has made a huge impact on you in this industry?
ABJ: My father, Alex Bernhardt, Sr., CEO and Chairman of our company.
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February 11, 2010