The new Thomas Paul fabric collection is now available!

The new Thomas Paul prints from Duralee are now available for your sprucing needs! You may recognize some of the fabrics from Thomas Paul’s first collection from some of our past projects.  These pieces have been eye-catching favorites! The new collection features some bold silhouettes of floral motifs and graphic prints similar to his last…

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Inspiration for the Week: Furniture and Fabrics on the Big Screen

While watching the Golden Globe Awards, I started thinking about furniture and home decor in the movies and on TV. This has been on my mind for a while now and I’ve obviously been inspired by it. Hopefully you’ll find it inspiring too! First, there’s Pillow Talk. Seriously, a movie featuring Doris Day as an…

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Home Projects 2010

For the Sprucettes, New Year’s resolutions are often based on sprucing up our own homes and 2010 is no exception! Amanda is reupholstering a Bergere chair for her living room. Tessa has some big plans for our favorite Schumacher fabric and one of her side chairs. And, I have 2 major projects to do. First,…

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Spruce Hosts Austin’s 12 x 12 Project

On December 12th (12-12), Spruce will be hosting an opening reception featuring artwork of the 12 x 12 Project. From 2-5 pm, exhibiting artists will be available to discuss their pieces over wine and light snacks. Here is more information about the show from the 12 x 12 founder, Mary Gatling. “The 12 x 12…

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Spruce gift ideas

As you may have seen in the last entry, we love the holidays! We have some great gifts and stocking stuffers available in our shop. We can certainly help you out by boxing up a chair for someone special on your nice list! Yep, it’s possible! If you don’t know exactly what they want, we…

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Inspiration of the Week: New from Schumacher!!

Last week a representative from one of our all-time fave fabric lines, Schumacher, came by the shop to show us their latest collection from Austin-native, Bonnee Sharp! The collection is called Studio Bon and the fabrics are great! There are a lot of the yummy coarse linens we love and lots of fun bright colors.…

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Upholstery Journal

In the work we do at Spruce, we aim to show that upholstery doesn’t just have to be putting new fabric on an old chair. The process of reupholstering a piece of furniture can be a creative outlet and offer the client a breath of fresh air in their home. The Spruce shop is nestled…

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