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Furniture is family

Furniture is family


It’s easy to get caught up in the every day. And “living in the moment” is challenging when you’re juggling everything at once! How many of you feel like you’re being pulled in many different directions? I know I do! Life can get crazy! And with everything going on, it can really be hard finding time for yourself and for your family.

But I have the answer. And it might surprise you.

Furniture.

That’s right. Furniture can actually help in your quest to find time. Imagine this- purchasing a reclining sectional that has room for the entire family. Suddenly, family movie night sounds like a blast! Or buying that dining table you’ve always wanted.  At last, you can actually host Thanksgiving dinner or have a New Year’s Eve party.

Many people look at furniture shopping as stressful. But remember, furniture can mean so much more than “your favorite colors and style.” It could change the way you live.

Mixing warms & cools for a stimulating look

Mixing warms & cools for a stimulating look

Color = power. It stimulates the mind. It wakes you up. No hate to those who love an all-white, crisp room but color is healing and it can change the...

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Kids grow up & so do their bedrooms: A shopping guide for kids' bedrooms

Kids grow up & so do their bedrooms: A shopping guide for kids’ bedrooms

It seems like once kids start growing, they do it at an exponential rate and you can barely keep up! Making sure the bedroom set you buy is the right...

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Searching for the right kind of comfort: Ultimate Comfort is now here!

Searching for the right kind of comfort: Ultimate Comfort is now here!

Style is one thing, comfort is another.  We at VCF know this, we thrive on it. Our President challenged us to create the most stylish, comfortable seat ever. We created...

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Fashionably Lo shows us how she entertains at home!

Fashionably Lo shows us how she entertains at home!

We’ve been on entertaining season non-stop this November and one of our bloggers, Lauren from Fashionably Lo, used some of our pieces to set up a gorgeous area for having...

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Survival Tips for Black Friday!

Survival Tips for Black Friday!

Like winter, Black Friday is coming and there’s nothing we can do to stop it! Amazing deals, long lines and doorbusters are on the agenda. Feeling unprepared? We’re here to help with our Black Friday Survival Tips.

Check Your Bag
Leave the giant purse at home! Opt instead for a small purse or cross-body bag that will free up your hands for grabbing all those great deals. You don’t want anything unnecessary weighing you down.

 

 

 

 

 

Plan Ahead

If you want to make sure you’re getting the best deals, planning is key. Study all the ads before heading out so you know exactly which deals you want to snatch up. We’ve got something cool called Easy Pass, where you basically take your online shopping cart and make it come to life for you in-store! Pick out what you want online and store associates can help you try it out!

Bring a Buddy
Shopping is always better with a friend. Black Friday is no exception. You’re going to need some backup. There will be a lot of waiting around so having one (or more) friends with you is sure to make the time pass more quickly. Friends can also help you divide and conquer for the best sales.

 

 

 

 

 

Pick the Right Footwear
It’s always nice to look your best, but for Black Friday comfortable shoes are a must. You’ll be on your feet a long time in various types of weather and temperatures so make sure you build your ensemble around your comfiest shoes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pack a Snack
Black Friday shopping is a marathon, not a sprint. Make sure you’ve got some healthy snacks and small bottles of water to stay on top of your game as the early morning goes into late afternoon. A morning boost of coffee or green tea is also a must-have for that all important pick-me-up to keep you alert and ahead of the competition.

Stay Positive
All the crowds and commotion can cause a lot of stress. Remember to stay friendly and not take your shopping TOO seriously. If everyone remembers to be kind and courteous, the day can stay fun for all.

 

Stay Connected

Make sure you charge your cellphone before heading out. For the more aggressive shopper, get a portable charger to carry around with you. You don’t want to find yourself stranded or separated from your group.

Make Space
If you play your cards right, you’re gonna end up with an impressive haul of great deals. That vacuum cleaner that’s been in your trunk since May, clear it out! Make the time now to clean out your car and trunk so you have enough room to store all those amazing steals!

Creating Space for Company: Guest Room Edition

Creating Space for Company: Guest Room Edition

Come November & December, your home turns into a hotel. Guests are in and out all the time. The biggest worry is always: how do I make enough space to...

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Express Yourself: What Does Your Style Say About You?

Express Yourself: What Does Your Style Say About You?

Your unique, personal style is something special. It can define your entire existence! But the best part about our personal styles is that they can easily morph into something else....

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Viva Fashion's Carmen gives her bedroom a makeover with our pieces!

Viva Fashion’s Carmen gives her bedroom a makeover with our pieces!

  After having her son, Carmen and her husband have been on the hunt for a more kid-friendly bedroom so their son can play around without fear of edges and...

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Relaxify Your Home!

Relaxify Your Home!

Yes we just made up a word. re·lax·ify rəˈlaks/if/eye verb to make less anxious, less tense. “She started relaxifying the apartment as soon as she walked in.” We’re nearing holiday...

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Get the Look: Vintage

Get the Look: Vintage

Can you believe we’re halfway through fall already? One of our favorite fall trends is the vintage look in the living room. Reclaimed wood, artisan & distressed leather, pops of...

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Lush to Blush's Megan uses some of our pieces to glam up her space!

Lush to Blush’s Megan uses some of our pieces to glam up her space!

Megan Elliott, the creator and blogger behind LushtoBlush.com, wanted to create more glamorous areas in her home. Living with another person can be rough when two differing opinions clash over...

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