August 27, 2009

The Home Book

House Beautiful's The Home Book
Pick up a copy at Circa $39.95

I'm a big fan...especially because it previews some of Kathy Smith's work:

So Long Southern Accents

Be sure to pick up this month's Southern Accents - everyone around Circa is so sad that this is the final issue!

Look for our latest ad...

August 26, 2009

Hickory Chair Upholstery

Some Hickory Chair that you can find at Circa...
29" W x 32" D x 43.25" H
leather starting at $2,850
fabric starting at $2,250
ottoman available
86.5" W x 37.25" D x 37" H
starting at $5,040
custom damask pillows $450 each
25.5" W x 31"D x 39" H
starting at $1,811
20.5" W x 16" D x 19"H
leather starting at $1,026
fabric starting at $898

78" W x 38" D x 35.75" H
starting at $4,500
waxed linen buckle pillows $160 each
88.5" W x 38"D x 38.5" H
starting at $4,709
linen pillows $225 each; vine pillows $150 each; homespun pillow with buttons $110
31" W x 37" D x 17" H
starting at $1,811
*We've got a pair of these...aren't they fun!?!*
87" W x 37.5" D x 37" H
starting at $4,394
25.25" W x 30.5" D x 37.25" H
chair with casters
starting at $2,025
32.5" W x 34" D x 45" H
starting at $2,284
32" W x 41" D x 36" H
starting at $2,567
31.25" W x 35" D x 36.75" H
starting at $1,985
ottoman available
(this one off the floor is $1,725)
Hickory Chair ships quickly. They have beautiful pieces designed by a variety of talented big-name designers. More importantly, they are all comfortable with a lot of style.
What's not to love?

August 25, 2009

Mediterranean Chicken

Delicious Mediterranean Chicken
Ingredients: 4 chicken breasts, salt & pepper, 1/4 c. flour, 1/4 c. olive oil, 1-1/2 c. sliced onion, 1 c. golden raisins, 2 T. chopped garlic, 1/2 c. dry Marsala, 1-1/2 c. Roma tomatoes (seeded & chopped), 1 c. chicken broth, 1/4 c. white wine vinegar, 2 T. sugar, 2 t. dried oregano leaves, 1/2 c. pimento-stuffed green olives, 2 T. capers (drained & crushed), 2 T. chopped fresh parsley, 1 T. lemon zest
Directions: Season chicken with salt & pepper; dust with flour. Saute chicken in oil in a large saute pan over medium heat until browned on both sides and cooked through. Remove from pan.
Add onion and saute 3 minutes; stir in raisins and garlic, and saute another minute. Deglaze with Marsala, scraping up any brown bits from the bottom of the pan. Stir in tomatoes, broth, vinegar, sugar, and oregano; bring to boil. Return chicken to pan. Cover and reduce heat to medium-low to simmer for 10 minutes. Add olives and capers; Simmer until heated through.
Serve chicken over orzo. Garnish with parsley and lemon zest.

August 21, 2009

Oh how we love Jay!

Another beautiful flower arrangement by Jay @ In Bloom!
Great idea: Use your hurricanes as a vase!

New Lee Upholstery

We have quite a bit of Lee on our floor!
Feel free to come in and take a look or just SIT with a cup of coffee!

When trying to decide between styles and cushion fills it's great to sit first.
We've got 4 different chairs in our shop that let you see for yourself:
loose back vs. tight back
Cloud 9 vs. Haven vs. Ecolux seat packages
English arm vs. roll arm

88" W x 37" D x 37" H
starting at $2593
also available in leather, apt sofa (79"), loveseat (63"), chair & ottoman
raffia pillow $310
antique pillow $625

84" W x 41" D x 38" H
starting at $2685
available in apartment sofa (74"), chair, & ottoman
embroidered pillow $150 each
custom stripe pillows $350 each

Bobby McAlpine Webbed Back Sofa
81" W x 40" D x 47" H
starting at $2391
custom pillow $325

The webbed chair looks great skirted as well!
(We've got a pair!)
31" W x 40" D x 47" H
starting at $1450
92" W x 39" D x 37" H
slipcover starting at $2845
also available upholstered or in apartment sofa (80")
linen pillow w/ hornbuckles & hide $225

88" W x 41" D x 38" H
starting at $2778
also available in leather, slipcover, wedge sofa (105"), loveseat (64"), chair & ottoman
custom pillows $245 each

94" W x 41" D x 37" H
starting at $2596
available in slipcover as well as apartment size (78")
custom pillow $210

31" W x 39" D x 35" H
swivel slipcover chair starting at $1350
also available in leather slipcover as well as ottoman
pillow $135
table $202

31" W x 34" D x 34" H
pair of leather chairs on our floor
starting at $2579 (leather); $1350 (fabric)
ottoman available
ikat pillow $285

August 20, 2009

Homefires English Firebaskets

You may have seen their ad in the final issue of Southern Accents...

Please let us know if you're interested. We would be happy to help you order a Homefires English firebasket. We have a working one in our shop that we'd love for you to stop by and see.

Now's the time to order and have ready for this winter!

August 19, 2009

Trina Turk

You've loved Trina Turk's you can love her new line of indoor/outdoor fabrics.

Bright, fun patterns for when you're feeling adventurous! Very well priced!

For more styles, visit:

Staff Meeting

Cindy can even make a staff meeting look glamorous!

Sister keeps us all in line!


Fall Promotion

Friday, August 21 through Monday, October 19

Additional 10% off already reduced prices!

-Baker casegoods & upholstery (including COM)
-Milling Road casegoods & upholstery (including COM)
-Baker Studio casegoods
-Baker Lighting & Accessories
*Does not include Spring Introductions, Tony Duquette or Simply Baker
Please call or stop by the shop to see Patricia or Julie for more information!

August 17, 2009

A little rustic...

Wood, Iron, & Stone...We think a little rustic adds a lot to any room!

square terazzo dish $40

rustic wooden stick lamps $575 each (sold as a pair)

reclaimed wood table (16.5" x 16.5" x 18")

recycled wood grey mirror $350
rockstone planter $300

New Custom Ottoman on our Floor

New custom ottoman on our floor!
4' x 3' green raffia with nailheads & wooden base

August 12, 2009

Verellen Market Sale

Verellen Market Samples are still available at our warehouse...all at majorly reduced prices!

Please call 704.376.6213 for more information or email

The large footed cocktail ottoman as seen above is in our shop...$1,275!