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Up Your Game & Stay Minimalistic!

It’s ideal to decorate a space that will immediately hit you with a dose of relaxation upon entering. If you can’t walk into a room and suddenly have that inexplicable urge to take a deep breath, then it’s either way too cluttered or there aren’t enough interesting pieces or accents. It’s hard to wrap your head around the fact that minimalism can be taken too far. Face it, there is such a thing as figuratively dying of boredom. However, there are things you could do to heighten the ‘bare’ of a mess and make it ten times more comfortable. Nadeau will always have a piece or two to match the aesthetic of your space. Stop by your local Nadeau and...

Keeping Your Home Decor Shiny And New!

You’ve done it! You planned what you wanted. You walked right into Nadeau and spotted that special piece. You even managed to get it home before anyone else could; even If you had to aggressively shoulder nudge a few furniture seekers to do it–no judgments. You did what you had to do! Now what? Well, if you want the monument to your victory (and home design prowess) to last, you are going to have to dig a little deeper. Often the furniture that we love the most is the furniture that is used the most. A little upkeep can go a long way toward protecting your favorite pieces from stains and...

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How To Make Accessories Even More Unique!

Ok everyone, it’s time to roll up your sleeves and get to work! We love do-it-yourself (DIY) projects! Each new undertaking is an opportunity to stimulate your creative passions and get hands-on with your home décor. Filling your home with items that are totally Y-O-U is quite the thrill. If you’ve never attempted to create your own pieces, this may sound daunting! Never fear, Nadeau is here! We’re always happy to help with ideas, tips, and great furniture to make your dream home a reality! When it comes to DIY the trick is to start small. And what could be smaller than an accent accessory? Stone Finish In A Can Difficulty level:...

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The Shabby Chic Breakdown

It may be old. It may be worn out. It may even be discolored, cracked, and marred. But, trust us, it’s not junk, it’s Shabby Chic! Shabby Chic is a home design style that takes advantage of aged and dilapidated furniture by accentuating the individuality that imperfections reveal. Making its debut in the late 80’s, this décor trend spread like wildfire, first in Great Britain and then America. Many interior designers, both novice and professional, gravitate toward this design form for its versatility, lack of strict rules, and relatively frugal realization. Over time, as Shabby Chic grew in popularity three distinct styles of this décor emerged. French Style Shabby Chic...