Century Furniture

Vanguard Furniture
Vanguard Furniture has been crafting American-made casegoods and upholstery for more than 50 years.

Manufacturing Close to Home

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted international supply chains, and now that production and shipping are getting back online, there’s plenty of catch-up to be played. According to the National…
Pinnacle Awards 2020 Finalists
The finalists have been revealed for the 2020 Pinnacle Awards

2020 Pinnacle Award Finalists Revealed

After receiving the largest number of entries in over a decade, a panel of industry notables and veteran judges has reviewed the submissions to determine the finalists for the International Society…

Webinar Shows COVID-19 Through the Eyes of Our Suppliers

Comm Collective and Furniture, Lighting & Decor Editor-in-Chief Diane Falvey came together for a conversation with some of furniture and lighting’s most respected suppliers about what they think…

Style Board: Upholstered Furniture to Sink Into

Beyond the beauty of the style and textile choices, a lot takes place under the hood of that stunning sofa or chair to ensure a comfortable ride that’s designed to last.  Accent chairs, such as…
Fairfield Chair upholstery
Quality upholstery seating relies on several layers of construction, starting with the frame. At Fairfield Chair, skilled artisans build the pieces.

What Goes into Comfortable Upholstery Seating?

Seating comfort is a uniquely personal choice, and quality upholstery can come with an “investment” price tag. Being able to talk about the mechanics, processes, materials and options that go into…

Sleep Natural: Bedroom Furniture

Adding a calming vibe to sleeping spaces, natural woods and woven materials are at home in coastal bedrooms.   Ethnicraft’s Spindle bed found its inspiration in the traditional spinning wheel and…

IFDA Recognizes Honorees from Night of Luminaries and Rising Stars Dinner

Earlier this month, the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA) hosted its Night of Luminaries and Rising Stars Dinner in High Point. Below are the recipients of its Luminary Award…
Bernhardt Nick Olson High Point Market
Nick Olson, Bernhardt's first designer in residence, created this display of color and pattern in the furniture manufacturer's showroom.

8 Trends from Fall 2019 High Point Market

We’re back from the fall 2019 High Point Market and our editors were all over town scoping out the latest trends in new and best-selling products. Below are eight trends we spotted across all home…

Outdoor Product Trends, Highlights from Chicago's 2019 Casual Market

Casual Market is the world’s largest exhibition of outdoor furnishings and accessories, presented by the International Casual Furnishings Association and the Mart. This year’s market, held Sept. 10-…
Allison Paladino Century Furniture outdoor space
Interior designer Allison Paladino, who imbued the outdoor space of this modern Palm Beach home with the feel of a luxury resort hotel, is sailing into the Casual Market this month with the wind at her back and a new outdoor collection for Century Furniture.

Interior Looks and Connection to Nature Drive Outdoor Design Trends

Marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols called the remarkable effects of water on health and well-being “blue mind” in his bestselling book about how being near water can make a person happier.…