Spruce Up for Spring

Spruce Up for Spring

February 28th, 2014 by Kelsie Bowman and Meghan Pittman in Local Regional News

Home decor items to give your space a facelift

MULTICOLOR PILLOW

AVAILABLE AT THE CLAY POT

1311 HANOVER ST. ' 423-265-2007

Give the living room a funky vibe with a vibrant pillow, like this one found at The Clay Pot. No matter the color you choose, a statement piece like this goes a long way in warming up winter décor. Plus, it's comfy! $40

GARDEN STOOL

AVAILABLE AT KNITTING MILL ANTIQUES

205 MANUFACTURERS ROAD ' 423-267-1922

Bring the outside in with this cornflower blue garden stool. While it would make a lovely addition to your outdoor garden, the current trend is to bring it inside as a bright statement piece for your living room. Either way, it's just plain pretty and screams springtime. $90

HIMALAYAN HANDMADE CANDLE IN ORANGE GROVE

AVAILABLE AT BELLE RIVE BOUTIQUE

313 MANUFACTURERS ROAD, SUITE 117 ' 423-468-1099

A quick whiff of this Himalayan candle and the scent of springtime floods your senses. It's a blend of soy wax and natural fragrance oils that are hand-poured in the U.S. Any of the Himalayan scents are lovely, but Orange Grove is our favorite. Why? It reminds us of sunshine. $22

INSPIRATIONAL TEA TOWELS

AVAILABLE AT GO FISH CLOTHING & JEWELRY CO.

40 FRAZIER AVE. ' 423-756-8633

These tea towels are a quick and easy way to brighten up the kitchen. Draped over a countertop or hung on the handle of your oven, they are simple enough to match any décor. And who doesn't want an encouraging boost with every visit to the refrigerator? $8 per towel

SHELL CHAIR

BY CARL HANSEN & SON ' AVAILABLE AT SMART FURNITURE

313 MANUFACTURERS ROAD, SUITE 107 ' 423-643-0025

With its sleek lines and modern look, this chair will definitely freshen up your space. The deep hues of turquoise and gold don't just splash color into your home, they add an air of sophistication and class. $3,245

BRAHMS MOUNT THROW BLANKET

NELL'S HOME & GIFTS

306 CHEROKEE BLVD. ' 423-899-9141

Yes, the temperature is increasing outside. That doesn't mean a rainy day won't come to cool things down, and these blankets are perfect for keeping cozy. Each Brahms Mount blanket is woven on antique shuttle looms by artisans in Monmouth, Maine. Nell's owner Jimmy Adams says with every wash, the blankets only get softer. $200-300

BIRDIE VASE

AVAILABLE AT BEANANDBAILEYCERAMICS.COM OR SEWN TO THE SKY

827 CHESTNUT STREET ' 423-531-0447

This light blue vase has us feeling bright and springy. Grab it to show off your early spring flowers for a nice way to welcome spring indoors! $38

GUINEA BIRD STATUETTE

AVAILABLE AT LINES ORCHIDS

1110 MARKET STREET ' 423-886-2111

Handmade and painted in France, this charming décor piece gives your home a chic rustic feel. And what's not to love about this cute bird peeking up at you? $108