This week’s Tuva-Luv is brought to us by Emily! One of Emily’s store favorites is the Furano Side Table by Aidan Gray! The golden Furano side table exudes refined sophistication and fits seamlessly into a modern coastal home. Rising to a timeless antique glass surface, the furnishing’s clean-lined, rectangular frame features criss-cross panels for a geometric statement. Take a closer look at Aidan Gray’s Furano Side Table on the Tuvalu Home webstore here!
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A gallery wall is a great way to display art and take full advantage of the walls in your home. There’s no need for your walls to stay bare and look plain. Creating a gallery wall is an easy way to solve that problem. If you follow these 3 steps to create your gallery wall, you’ll have your walls covered and looking good in no time!
1. Pick Out Your Art
First, and foremost, you need to pick out the art you wish to display. Pick out fun and creative pieces that make up a unique gallery wall. You can decide if your gallery wall is made up completely of art prints or if you want to incorporate other pieces of art or objects. Display pieces that reflect your style and create a gallery wall that is special to you.
2. Lay It Out
Before you start mounting your art, lay it out on the ground. Get an idea of what works and looks good before you start putting holes in your wall. Seriously, lay it out on the ground. The last thing you want to do is decide halfway through installing the art that you’ve changed your mind or you find out that certain pieces don’t fit well together. Don’t find yourself stuck covering up holes! The best part about a gallery wall layout is there’s no ‘right way’ to do it. The way it looks is entirely up to you! Get creative with the wall space and your art!
3. Put It Up
The last step after you finalize your layout on the ground (yes, we are going to stress that again) is to mount each piece of your gallery wall. This is the step that is going to take the longest and some patience. Get yourself a stud finder, a leveler, some nails and a hammer. You may also want to look into drywall screws and drywall anchors too. Gallery walls don’t always line up perfectly with studs and you should always mount things properly. Once you have the right tools and hardware, pick a piece and start mounting your gallery wall! Then step back and enjoy your new gallery wall.
Look what we spotted in Coastal Living magazine! We spotted the Arteriors Durango Chandelier! This nature inspired, 8-light chandelier is painted with a white finish and features intertwined, iron branches that are shaped into a curved basket design. The candle-holders mimic real candles with a dripping wax design. It’s a great addition to a coastal or rustic beach style home. Get a closer look at the Arteriors Durango Chandelier here!
This Thursday Tuva-Luv comes from Cindy! One of her favorites is the Chevron Pleated Jute Clutch! The Chevron Pleated Jute Clutch features a gray chevron print pattern and pleats along the front. Also, this clutch has padded handles and a magnetic snap closure. Made of distressed jute and fully lined in satin make this accessory a must have! Shop the Chevron Pleated Jute Clutch here!
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Do you have a beautiful outdoor space that you’re not fully taking advantage of/borderline abusing?
Do you have the space to create an outdoor space and still haven’t?
If you answered yes to either of these questions, shame on you! Thankfully, we know exactly how to fix that problem! But really, why not create the perfect coastal outdoor space?
If you’re struggling to create a dreamy outdoor space listen up. It’s as easy as this: create a space that is so comfortable you never want to leave. Seriously. We’re not joking. If you design an outdoor space to be as utterly and ridiculously comfortable as an outdoor space can possibly be, you will never want to leave. You will yearn for sunny days and drift into a state of longing for your comfortable spot outside. There’s really not much more to it, it’s quite simple. Employ outdoor furniture such as a day bed to help with this task or a large, cozy chair that demands relaxation and you will no longer spend days indoors.
We’re featured on CBS Los Angeles’ website as one of the Best Furniture & Home Decor Stores in Laguna Beach! We’re so excited to be on their list and love providing Laguna Beach with great home decor! Here’s what they wrote,
“Want to add that beach vibe to your home? Tuvalu Home’s furniture can best be described as one that is packed with unique pieces, finds, furnishings, and treasures that will add that special touch to the look of your home. Started in 2003, Tuvalu Laguna Beach prides themselves on offering a variety of items from all over. Throughout the years, they have found pieces of furniture, accessories and artwork with a coastal and eclectic vibe, which has made them a store that any local knows to stop by when looking for anything ranging from furniture like stools, headboards, benches, nightstands and sofas to lighting fixtures and accessories.”
We’re thankful for the kind words and feel free to check out the rest of the article here!