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Christmas in August...? For us, yes! (But we are pretty lame....) - 08/30/10 11:00 PM
One of my very favorite parts about having the furniture & home decor showroom is when shipments arrive - I clearly need to get out more! - but the anticipation is high when we have an order en route.... This week, a home accessories order was delivered and did not disappoint! Here are photos of some of the new inventory: Hmm....perhaps I should have ordered more colorful pieces... ;) Don't worry, we have a lot of those on hand, too! I hope to have everything new inventoried by the weekend, and then priced and uploaded to our Phoenix Home Decor page. (0 comments)
I welcome any name suggestions for the website - it's SO DIFFICULT to settle on one, that I am hoping for outside inspiration!
Furniture & Home Decor moving sale - but on what day...? Saturday, Sunday, or both...? - 08/29/10 11:37 AM
Due to the massive increase in business and our container of 200+ Tuscan furniture pieces en route, we are going to be moving to a much bigger facility, complete with a loading dock - YAY! Our new site will have more than double the square footage we currently have, and we could not be more excited! Anyone who knows me knows I *HATE* moving. Rather than move all the furniture and home decor accessories we have in inventory, I'd rather have a big 'ol sale - my dilemma is, "which day of the week to hold it....?". We held one in (0 comments)
NEW furniture line added to our website - see the Homelegance pieces! - 08/21/10 04:58 PM
I have added a few pieces from our new line, Homelegance, to the Argent Decor website - see them under Living Room, Dining Room, and Bedroom Furniture.Shown to the left is one of the bedroom sets we added, the Grandover. Elegant and stately, the Grandover commands attention in your bedroom. A queen bed complete, 1 night stand, long dresser & mirror are only $1,950.00!We have access to almost the entire Homelegance catalog you see on their website, so if there is something else you would like pricing or more info on, please let us know!Homelegance has a warehouse here in Phoenix, (0 comments)
Custom Wood Frames for art, painting, pictures - 10% discount code! RIDICULOUSLY well-priced! - 08/19/10 07:52 PM
Are you in need of Custom Wood frames for art, paintings, or pictures? We have a savings plan for 10% off your ENTIRE order with CustomFrameSolutions.com! Put your order into a shopping cart, and at check out, enter XP613 in the "Discount Code" box on page 2 of checkout! Custom Frame Solutions is awesome! Far better pricing than custom frame stores, high-quality full-wood frames, and most orders are completed in 2-3 days! (1 comments)
Another NEW furniture line added! Homelegance - wide style, price variety! - 08/17/10 01:21 PM
We are proud to announce that we have added another furniture brand into our lineup! This one is Homelegance - what I like best about them is their wide, WIDE portfolio of styles and price points! Plus they have a warehouse here in Phoenix, so if it's in stock, we can get it super-fast.You can view their on-line catalog via the above link, and if you would like pricing on any items, just call or e-mail! (0 comments)
ActiveRain CALL TO ACTION! PLEASE vote for Sharon Lord in this national competition! Takes mere seconds! - 08/16/10 04:25 PM
Good afternoon, 'Rainers! We are down to the final 20 hours of voting in the "MyKirklands Designers" contest, and I'm asking - negh, begging - all of you to take less than a minute to vote for me! Rainers, Unite! Click the link, find a grey box on the right to select 5 new panelists, and 10 ladies will pop up. Vote for Sharon Lord by clicking "vote for me" under me, and then on the right you will see my photo in a grey column. Cast your vote, enter your e-mail (NO OTHER INFO IS NEEDED!) and submit it. They (0 comments)
UPDATE on Salt River Fields at Talking Stick - Spring Training facility for Diamondbacks, Rockies under construction! - 08/16/10 09:51 AM
Good morning! There is a great article on azcentral today, giving updates and raving about the design of the now under-construction Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. This facility will be the Spring Training site for both the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies come February 2011. Construction is right on schedule, and with the site about a mile from our home, we see massive amounts of progress - it seems to be flying up! Click the link below to read the full article - my personal highlight from it is that the majority of the seats in the grandstand will be (2 comments)
Down time at your Open House today...? Please vote for Sharon Lord as a MyKirkland's Designer! Help a 'Rainer out! - 08/15/10 01:48 PM
Have some "down time" at your Open House today...? I can help you pass a whole minute, AND you'll be helping out a fellow AR member! I made the top 10 designers nationwide for a panel, and only the top 5 vote getters will be appointed! We have until 10AM Tuesday (PST) to get as many votes as possible! MyKirklandsDesigner Voting On the site is a gray box on the right to select designers - click it - 10 ladies come up. Click "Vote for Me" under Sharon Lord, then on your right is a gray vertical box where I will (5 comments)
AR COMMUNITY: Please help with a vote! Takes less than 1 min - get good karma! ;) - 08/11/10 10:33 PM
Good evening, ARers! I have been selected as one of 10 designers nationwide to compete for 5 spots on the "MyKirklands Designers" panel! Please take a second to vote for me here: MyKirklands Designer Voting - Sharon Lord - all you need to do is click "vote for me" then put your e-mail address in the greyed-out column to the right. They will send you a confirmation e-mail so there are no duplicate votes, but you don't need to give your address, phone #, etc. It's so easy! The panel is a non-paying position, but great nationwide recognition - the designers (2 comments)
Accent Colors - how many is too many....? "You know you have too many accent colors when...." - 08/11/10 03:41 PM
Earlier this week, I met with new Vacation Home Furnishing clients here in Scottsdale. They had seen the 2 bed, 2 bath condo they bought only once before, when it was fully furnished. The previous owner had a LOT of oversized, way-too-big-for-the-rooms furniture, that - once removed - brought to the forefront how many different accent colored walls were there. Any guesses...? Remember: 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo. ELEVEN. Yes, 11. My first suggestion...? "Here's my painter's number!". Naturally, the clients did not resist this idea! SHOWN: The "McDonalds" Master bedroom - yellow & red walls. A la Redneck Jokes, here (0 comments)
AR Community - I need your help! Pls take a minute to vote for me as a "MyKirklands Designer"! - 08/10/10 07:50 PM
Good evening, ARers! I have been selected as one of 10 designers nationwide to compete for 5 spots on the "MyKirklands Designers" panel! Please take a second to vote for me here: MyKirklands Designer Voting - Sharon Lord - all you need to do is click "vote for me" then put your e-mail address in the greyed-out column to the right. They will send you a confirmation e-mail so there are no duplicate votes, but you don't need to give your address, phone #, etc. It's so easy! The panel is a non-paying position, but great nationwide recognition - the designers (0 comments)
Now available! A website the public can access to shop for Coaster Furniture! - 08/09/10 05:24 PM
One of our biggest vendors, Coaster Furniture, has not had a public website that clients can view, which has been a major pain!Now we finally have a public site that EVERYONE can browse! Please check it out at www.CoasterFurniture.com. Coaster manufacturers everything - bedrooms, dining, living, home theater, office, etc - and their pieces range from promotionally-priced up to mid-range. If it's in stock in the CA warehouse, we can have it here in DAYS! To the left is a bedroom set and desk from Coaster.Their entire catalog is available to our clients, so when you find exactly what you need, (0 comments)
PULASKI FURNITURE now available at Argent Decor! - 08/07/10 08:21 PM
We are excited to announce that we are now retailers for Pulaski Furniture! Founded in 1955, Pulaski is based in Pulaski, VA, and is now one of the top 40 furniture importers in the US! They are launching a "Tangerine" line, which showcases more transitional styles; Pulaski is known for more ornate, classic pieces, so this is an exciting time of growth for them! Shown is the "Alura" Master bedroom set. Please contact us for pricing on any items in the Pulaski line, viewable on their website. (0 comments)
Furniture Trends for 2010, 2011 - photos from Furniture Market! - 08/07/10 02:37 PM
I was at Las Vegas Furniture Market this week - a bi-annual show encompassing 38 FLOORS of furniture, home decor, and gift items. It's always an amazing event and I learn a lot!This market, we saw 2 trends continuing strongly:1. Reclaimed/recycled woods. This is a lifestyle choice for many that want to live "green". Others just love the look! Reusing or refinishing old timber, furniture, etc is a great way to reduce our carbon footprints. The photo to the left shows a reclaimed buffet by Classic Home. Each piece is unique, and most of the wood seems to come from India (3 comments)
Designer competition - please vote for me! It only takes a second and I need all the help I can get! - 08/05/10 09:51 AM
I have a BIG favor to ask - I made the top 10 designers nationwide in a competition hosted by Kirklands. The top 5 vote-getters make the designer panel which would be HUGE exposure for myself and Argent Decor. Unfortunately, they launched the voting while I was on vacation and I'm WAY behind getting the word out....if you could please take a moment to vote for me (you can vote for just me, you don't have to pick 5 designers), I would really appreciate it! The only info they request is your e-mail address to confirm your vote - so there (0 comments)
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