Collectic Home Blog

New BDI Office Collections

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

We are always excited when we get to unveil new products from BDI - (Read Why) - especially their brilliant contemporary office designs. There are several things that set BDI's office collections apart. First, their office collections are not conceived as individual pieces of furniture, but as cohesive, semi-modular, complete offices. They incorporate the many demands of a modern office into their designs while making each piece adaptable and a part of a seamless whole. Second, their furniture...

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New In Store - The Lamzac by Fatboy

by | Monday, June 27, 2016

Comfortable lounge seating is now possible wherever you go. Lamzac® the original is fun & simple to inflate. Just swing the lightweight bag to fill it with air and create a life size lounge seat. When you’re done lounging, just deflate, store and off you go. Lamzac® the original is perfect for music festivals, outdoor picnics, days at the beach, (just don't use it in the water - it's not an inflatable raft) days at the park, and any other outdoor gathering you can think of. Lamzac® is stylish,...

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Inspired Offices

by | Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Furnishing a professional or home office can be an intimidating challenge. In addition to the required functionalism of office furniture, keeping a binding motif for your interior design can be a challenge. There are a lot of required duties of office furniture, and visual aesthetics can fall to the wayside as you seek to fulfill them. Collectic Home is here to help! Check out these pre-configured home + professional office compositions and use them as inspiration or templates for your own...

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Designer's Desk Picks

by | Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Working at a desk you love can help you enjoy your work. Practically speaking, well designed desks help your work flow and help keep you focused. They help you organize your materials and provide plenty of work space. A desk should be custom to the tasks done at it as well as the person working at it. Some people need a lot of storage for their desks while other simply want a nice surface to work on. For every type of work there is a desk out there optimized for accomplishing it. Additionally,...

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My Favorites From Gus Modern

by | Tuesday, January 5, 2016

With Gus Modern's "Grow Modern Event" in full swing, now seems an appropriate time to pick my favorite products from their great collection of designer contemporary furniture. Browse our full selection of Gus Modern products here. Check out all their cool furniture and decide your own favorites, and be sure to act soon - the sale ends January 31st. The Mimico Storage Ottoman is a multi-purpose, contemporary bench constructed from natural ash with an upholstered seat that opens to reveal a...

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Style of the Season

by | Thursday, December 17, 2015

Winter is here! Keep yourself current with the best wintery contemporary furniture trends.With winter weather in full swing, its time to take a look at today’s cold weather looks. Nothing beats coming in from the cold to a warm home full of cozy, fashionable furniture - and what’s in fashion this winter is richly textured, gray + colorful upholstery. Check out these great looks from Serena Lounge Chair has a warm vintage look with its patchwork polyblend upholstery that...

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New Year, New Trends

by | Thursday, December 10, 2015

The new year is a perfect time to take stock of where design trends are now and where they are headed. Here are my predictions for what styles will come to the fore in 2016. 1. Hand made / Artisanal Hand made imperfection goes in and out of style with some regularity. It seems 2016 could be a big year for hand made accents and furniture. Collectic Home has you covered with these hand made items from our collection. The Tristan Table Lamp is a stylish handmade clear blown art glass table lamp....

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9 Reasons We Love BDI Furniture

by | Thursday, December 3, 2015

1. FunctionBDI product designs are always centered around functionality. Because they specialize in media furniture, (a particularly demanding type of furniture design, detail-wise) they have formed a habit of considering functional details for their designs to great success. All of their media furniture collections have long lists of what they refer to as “performance features.” These include things like flow-through ventilation and infrared friendly glass – detailed functional features of...

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