The Furniture Geek
The Farmhouse Table Fables
There's no bigger trend in interior design right now than the farmhouse look -- but this of-the-moment style is pulled straight from the American history books. In the first episode of The Furniture Geek, Jason Oliver Nixon is taking country-chic back to its roots, and unearthing the hardworking origins of the farmhouse table. But that's not all: he's packed in his designer advice for taking the look into present day, offering tips for spotting a quality piece, choosing the perfect chairs to go with it, and sharing a few of his favorite farmhouse tables on the market now.
Up Next in The Furniture Geek - Season 1
The Color Chronicles
On this episode of The Furniture Geek, designer Jason Oliver Nixon is invoking the words of the famous Dorothy Draper: "Banish the beige," and offering an expert lesson in living with color. Watch as he shares strategies for where and how to use color, doles out advice on the best hues for everyd...
The Cocktail Table Tales
Design expert Jason Oliver Nixon is tackling the age-old questions: Which came first, the cocktail table or the coffee table? And is there really a difference? Grab your beverage of choice and watch as he uncovers the origins of this purposeful piece, recaps his favorite versions to buy now, and ...
The Story of Shagreen
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