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  While you’re dreaming up ways to entertain the kids over summer break, you may be wishing for a new home entertainment center for yourself. You’ve come to the right place. From the supersized extra tall and 78” wide unit that fits a 70” television to an apartment size open console, there’s furniture to fit every entertainment appetite. Before you shop, measure your available space and write down the size of all your current components. Don’t forget to note any you may be planning to buy soon, because who doesn’t want a bigger TV?     Next consider your cord management style. Do you want a closed unit to hide all the cords? The new units with hide-away barn doors...

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Have A Beautiful Day At The Office

Your office is a reflection of your professional ethos, whether it’s in an office building or at home.   From lawyers and accountants to designers and writers, the style you choose will set the professional tone for your entire team. Is your company culture a hip, open vibe given to frequent sharing and impromptu meetings? Perhaps your desk choice would be a sleek and modern kidney-bean shape one. Or is your office a more hushed environment that seeks to inspire confidence in clients? Then your desk choice might be a more traditional, heavyweight affair with an antique finish and bronzed hardware. Once you settle on a desk style, consider the space requirements and functionality you need. Keyboard drawers, hidden USB...

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Check out our new summer love!

  ED Ellen DeGeneres crafted by Thomasville is exclusive to the Rhode Island Design Center and Cardi’s Furniture & Mattresses in Rhode Island.   Explore this new line for Ellen’s creative take on Mid-Century and Rustic Modern furniture design that evokes an ideal retreat with relaxed sophistication. Inspiration came from pieces in her home and her travels as well as a desire to create beautiful, affordable home furnishings. The result is relaxed and comfortable with a combination of natural materials, earthy colors, tribal patterns and stunning finishes. The Mid-Century line features a blend of Danish and Italian inspired designs in warm colors with brass hardware, cane, bronzed glass and rich leathers. A common theme throughout the pieces is a dedication...

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Leather is one of America’s favorite materials from horse saddles to baseballs to furniture. Leather has a remarkable ability to appeal to many different types of people. Soft and buttery smooth, it works perfectly for shoppers looking for comfort furniture built to last. Yet natural pebbling and growth creases appeal to earthy naturalists. A third side, dark and handsomely trimmed with traditional nailheads, speaks with an upscale vibe. A versatile choice, our 100 percent genuine leather furniture comes in many styles and colors. The newest option is a transitional style sectional with easy living track arms, which can be ordered with or without a full-size sleeper. So you can have easy style, lots of seating, plus sleepover options. Consider the...

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Is it time to bench your old recliner?

Give your living room a change-up with motion furniture for every seat in the room.    We all have a favorite baseball team – and a favorite seat to watch the games from. But if yours is showing its age, it’s time to check out today’s motion furniture. It brings comfort to a whole new level, no matter how many extra innings you sit through. Start with the fact that there’s motion built into every type of seat: sofas, sectionals, loveseats and recliners that don’t look like recliners. Then there’s the newest part that moves: power headrests with nearly infinite positions! They put your head in the perfect position for game watching or catnapping, it’s your call. And Cardi’s Furniture...

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