Archive: Soft Surroundings

Private Space: Carve Out a Little for Yourself

February 5, 2015

It’s this time of year when we crave a little space, some down-time, the opportunity to snuggle in or wrap up in whatever makes us

Layered to Perfection: Bedding for the Chilly Nights Ahead

October 27, 2014

The key to a cozy winter bed is layering. That’s what makes a bed inviting and comfortable as the nights grow longer and the temperature

The lively art of party décor

August 4, 2014

Of course you want your next party to be unforgettable. You want the ambiance to be just right. And you want to dress up the

What becomes an heirloom?

July 31, 2014

When you walk through the legendary antique markets of Paris and southern France you see an enormous variety of chairs, armoires, and architectural remnants that

Sweet Storage Solutions for Petite Spaces

July 18, 2014

It’s a well-known fact that no matter how large your home is your “stuff” expands to fill the space. Clutter and storage are the top

Teresa A. | Auburn, ME

July 8, 2014

“If you can’t do something, don’t interrupt those who are doing it“ What is your favorite Soft Surroundings product? Not Your Daughter’s Jeans How would

Alexandra M. | Sea Cliff, NY

June 24, 2014

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do…“ What three

Dee D. | Loveland, OH

June 17, 2014

“Never lick a steak knife.“ What three words best describe your style? classic with a touch of femininity and unusual pieces. My idea of a

Carol S. | Chesterland, OH

June 10, 2014

“We all do the best we can with the information we have at the time…we are where we should be.“ What words best describe your

How to accessorize your maxi dress for a complete summer look

June 6, 2014

 So easily dressed up or down, it’s no wonder the maxi dress has become a true summer staple. From catwalks to sidewalks, beautiful full-length looks