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Designer's Top Furniture Picks for July

Designer's Top Furniture Picks for July

To clear up this June gloom (and dark, industrial vibes from our June Furniture Picks), our Four Designer Picks for July are bold and beautiful! Together, they create a harmonious but interesting vignette……

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Solid Wood Furniture is Good

Solid Wood Furniture is Good

Quality Furniture Manufacturers When Mum’s Place began selling furniture, we started with pine and oak furniture because we knew the quality of the pieces would stand up over time, and look amazing…

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Living Stress-Free with Stressless

Living Stress-Free with Stressless

Scandinavian design was a popular furniture style in the 1950s, characterized by minimalism, simplicity, and functionality but although the style came about in the early 20th century, it remains popular…

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Top Four Furniture Picks for June

Top Four Furniture Picks for June

We’re going to switch it up and go a little dark for our top four furniture picks this month. Featuring reclaimed wood, metal dowels, rustic brown leather and iron accents, this group of beautiful…

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The Best Eco-Friendly Furniture

The Best Eco-Friendly Furniture

More Californians are looking to fill their homes eco-friendly products than ever before. This trend, starting with lead-free paint and expanding to organic, free-range chickens, is now finding its way…

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Four Furniture Picks for May

Four Furniture Picks for May

It’s been a foggy few days, lots of grays and muted colors, with the occasional golden rays of sunshine peeking through the clouds. These first few days of May have given us some understated but…

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Four Furniture Picks for April

Four Furniture Picks for April

It’s finally beginning to feel like spring and this amazing weather is inspiring the entire Mum’s Place team! Bright whites, natural wood, iridescent gold, and clean lines are abundant in…

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Interior Design Tips for Small Spaces

Interior Design Tips for Small Spaces

Designing for Small Spaces As a city dweller or small-home owner in Pacific Grove, you know the struggle that comes with finding furniture for your place. When it comes to interior design, there…

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Why We Love American Leather Products

Why We Love American Leather Products

Mum’s Place has been carrying American Leather products since its inception in 1990, so we have so many reasons to love this manufacturer! History American Leather was founded in 1990 by a couple…

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What is Sheesham?

What is Sheesham?

Sheesham, also known by the names Dalbergia Sisso and Indian Rosewood, has been popping up all over the furniture world over the last couple of years. It’s no surprise to find out that this India-Native…

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Why Professional Staging Matters

Why Professional Staging Matters

If you have ever tried to sell your home, you have probably had a conversation with your realtor about about hiring a professional stager. You probably shrugged it off because you felt like the house…

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The Sleeper Sofa Revolution

The Sleeper Sofa Revolution

    Thanksgiving has passed, but hosting friends and family is far from over. Did your guests enjoy their stay at your home? Or did they wake up every morning with a sore neck and back from…

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Dining Room Trends for 2019

Dining Room Trends for 2019

  New year, New furniture Perhaps one of the most important rooms in the house, the dining room is where we spend a majority of our time with other people. Enjoying good food with great company creates…

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Bedroom Decor Trends of 2019

Bedroom Decor Trends of 2019

Cozy Bedroom Decorating Trends for 2019 Hygge is a Danish concept of creating or finding joy and coziness in everyday life so Hygge design is creating that warm fuzzy feeling in every room. To be honest,…

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Interior Design Trends for 2019

Interior Design Trends for 2019

New Year, New Look! The end of the year is an exciting time for interior design because Interior Designers and Craftsmen come together to determine what the new trends will be for the upcoming year. With…

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Finding the Right Recliner

Finding the Right Recliner

Have you finally given in to the idea of purchasing a reclining chair for your living room? Before you go out and buy one, check out these tips to finding the perfect recliner for you. Comfortable Seated…

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Lighting

Lighting

  Lighting Your space isn’t fully furnished until the right light fixtures are in place.A Good lighting can make a huge difference, whether you choose table or floor lamps or another kind of…

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Mirrors

Mirrors

  A well-placed mirror can add a personal touch as well as the illusion of extra space to any room. Mirrors can help illuminate dark areas and make a small room seem large. We have a variety of beautiful…

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