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The Homies 2013


We here at Eclectic Living were so honored and surprised to find out that we have been nominated in the Best Home Design & Inspiration Blog category in Apartment Therapy’s annual, The Homies 2013.  To learn more or to vote go here. Thank you! Thank you! Advertisements

We had a great turnout for our own little charity event, the “Shop With Heart” Trunk Show, at the store this weekend. Kate Halaris, a local ambassador for Noonday Collection, presented truly beautiful and unique jewelry made by global artisans. The pieces were quite popular among our guests who happily placed many orders. Noonday Collection is a wonderful […]

Dar Beida or The White House is located in Essaouira, about 2 1/2 hours from Marrakech. The house was renovated by the design team of Emma Wilson and Graham Carter and together they have blended Moroccan style with a funky modern twist. While maintaining ancient sandstone columns and thuya ceilings, they managed to add modern […]

It has begun. The countdown to the Kentucky Derby, hosted by our fair city.  Although multitudes attend the Derby at Churchill Downs, many opt to host parties in their homes rather than fight the maddening crowds. It doesn’t matter if you are here in the Bluegrass state or miles and miles away, you can prep […]

If you have been following our blog, you know that Eclectic Living is in the middle of our Retro Month. I have to say that the highlight thus far has been the re-upholstery of our MCM Dunbar sofa. Here is a slideshow of the re-upholstery process taking place in our store from start to finish […]

Maharam Event


Join us this Thursday evening, January 26th, from 6-8 for a discussion and trunk show with Maggie Herms from Maharam.  The event will focus on the history of mid-century modern fabrics from the 110 year old family run business. Click here to read more on the of the Maharam history and to view additional fabrics. […]

It has begun…


“Modernism means freedom-freedom to mix, to choose, to change, to embrace the new but to hold fast to what is good.”  -Edward Wormley Our beloved Dunbar Sofa #5316 ,designed by Mr. Wormley, has gone under the knife. Skilled, local upholster, Pam Rollins, began to carefully take apart the pieces of #5316 and we all waited to see […]