Nugget of the Week: Our Favorite Movies!

We (the Sprucettes) are visual people. Paying attention to fine details is part of each of our job descriptions, considering we work with designer fabric and all of the elements that go into beautiful pieces of furniture. And since we gather inspiration from everything we’re looking at on a regular basis, we thought it would…

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Here’s Johnny!

Okay.  So now that I have your attention, let’s talk about upholstery and design in movies.  As my passion and excitement for furniture is growing, I am finding it more of a challenge to watch a movie without getting distracted by a chair in the corner or a light fixture in the background.  Don’t make…

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Inspiration of the Week: Country Music

Occasionally, you can walk into the back workshop at Spruce and find us kickin’ up our boots to some classic country. KVET tends to be our station of choice. There’s nothing like an upbeat country song to liven up the day. I don’t know about you, but I was a serious “kicker” in middle school.…

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Inspiration Blog….. Ms. Jane Austen

This weekend my roommate and I watched one of my most favorite movies, Sense and Sensibility, since she had never seen it. I know, it’s a crime against all things wonderful! I bet this was probably my hundredth time to see it and I loved it just as much as the first time. As soon…

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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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