Sourcing Color Palettes From Photos

Since I began working at Spruce, I have seen my fair share of people who are super excited about redecorating their homes but are absolutely overwhelmed by all the options available to them! What pattern is the right pattern? I like all the colors; how do I commit to one? Does blue match with purple? The options…

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Inspiration: Awesome AND Attainable Knoll Basic Fabrics

Hello everyone. How was your Labor Day weekend? Good? Hangovers? Oh ya’ll! I wanted to spread the word about what’s been happening at the shop. Business as usual, but traffic is picking up in this our busy period. We’ve seen a bunch of folks rehabbing their vintage Knoll pieces, and naturally they have sought out…

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Recent Before and Afters! (Go Big AND Go Home!)

Hey hey hey!  Loading your eyeballs now with some recent ‘before-and-afters’ of awesome proportions. We’re endlessly impressed and sometimes surprised, frankly, about some of our clients’ bold decisions and adventurous design attitudes. Take a look at some of these babies – get inspired! The client chose a lovely cut velvet on neutral woven ground, a very…

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Announcement: Artist Leah Duncan and Spruce Team-Up!

We are pleased to announce that Spruce is carrying the wares of artist/designer/illustrator Leah Duncan at the shop! So sweet! If you read the West Elm post, Leah was one of the  Austin local contributors at the West Elm/Etsy event in February. The Spruce team was instantly in love with (and perhaps stalking) Ms. Duncan,…

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Inspiration: Kazumi Yoshida!

I am tickled to talk about Elle Decor’s February/March 2011 issue, featuring a story about Kazumi Yoshida’s NYC loft! YAAAY! I have been such a fan of this gentleman’s work for Clarence House, and have had the textile site, as well as his personal site bookmarked for ages! The photo tour gives us an eyeful…

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