Deals

Former Furniture Store Sold for $1.4 Million

Hoke Investment Company, LLC, recently merged Pelican Cottage and The Flamingo’s Nest Furniture Store into one new store, Pelicans and Flamingos.

11/30/2018 By Staff

Retail

Sarasota Architectural Salvage Opens New Showroom

The new location is the company's first in a traditional retail shopping center.

10/24/2018 By Staff

Design

Furniture Company Picked for Model Home Interior Design

Norris Furniture & Interiors was recently awarded the interior design contract for a new model home in the Genoa neighborhood of Lakewood Ranch.

09/19/2018 By Staff

Retail

Boutique Hires New Design Consultant

Pecky, a furniture, gifts and accessories store located in downtown Sarasota, recently hired Kristin Tolbert.

06/20/2018 By Staff

Deals

Furniture Maker Leases Huge New Space

Windward Design Group recently signed a long-term lease for a 281,276-square-foot industrial facility.

05/10/2018 By Staff

Retail

Design Seminar Scheduled for April 5

Richard Tharp, a sales representative and brand ambassador for the furniture manufacturer Baker, is leading a design seminar at the Sarasota location of Robb & Stucky.

03/15/2018 By Staff

Retail

New Pop-Up Furniture and Home Goods Store Opens

Hand Picked SRQ recently opened in the Burns Court neighborhood.

02/16/2018 By Staff

Design

Sarasota Company Completes Interior Design for New Aruba Condos

Sarasota's Abitar Furnishings recently completed the interior design and furnishing of five new condominiums at Aruba's Costa Linda Beach Resort.

01/30/2018 By Staff

Retail

New Office Furniture Store Opens Jan. 11

Sarasota's new Office Furniture & Design Concepts is the second location for the company, which is headquartered in Fort Myers.

01/08/2018 By staff

New hires

Online Furniture Retailer Names New Business, Finance Manager

Sarasota's JMX Brands recently promoted Ross Wiemken.

11/14/2017 By staff

Modern Times

Four Must-Have Midcentury Modern Pieces

This month: A sale of the century—20th century, that is—at Center for Architecture Sarasota.

05/02/2016 By Ilene Denton

Handcrafted Success

JMX Brands CEO Jim Miller Shares His Strategy for Success

Jim Miller's fast-growing JMX Brands uses technology to sell Amish furniture.

04/22/2016 By Cooper Levey-Baker Photography by Evan Sigmund

It's a Classic

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Brno Armchair Offers Easy Elegance

This Brno chair was created by Mies van der Rohe and his design partner, Lily Reich, for a couple whose grandson lives in Sarasota.

01/25/2016 By Marsha Fottler

Article

Edward Wormley Furniture Designs Are in High Demand

The late American designer Edward Wormley isn’t a household name, but his midcentury modern creations are in demand all over the world.

01/01/2016 By Marsha Fottler

Article

It's a Classic: The Elkins Loop Chair

The beloved Loop chair was brought to the public in the 1930s by Frances Adler Elkins.

11/09/2015 By Marsha Fottler

Article

Trending: Modern Seating from Le Corbusier

A modern marvel.

06/01/2015 By Carol Tisch

Article

Matter Brothers Opens 100,000-Square-Foot Store in Sarasota

Coastal home style with John Matter of Matter Brothers.

03/30/2015 By Carol Tisch

Article

How to Score at Sarasota's Best Mid-Century Modern Auctions

For design-savvy connossieurs, the best place to spend a Sunday is at one of Elliot Bernstein's mid-century modern furniture auctions.

01/03/2014 By Bob Plunket Photography by Robert Castro

Article

Shopping: Gold Interior Design Finds

Style editor Carol Tisch rounds up her favorite Sarasota shopping finds to help you bring the Midas touch into your own home.

10/01/2013 By Carol Tisch

Article

Who's in Store: Mission Avenue's Bernabe Somoza

Bernabe Somoza revitalizes vintage pieces at his Mission Avenue Studio in Sarasota.

10/01/2013 By Carol Tisch