- Napkin Covers:
Though this idea sounds a little bit weird, but it is quite useful and many people actually use it. Napkins get ruined pretty quickly and to throw away the leftover is just waste. Instead, napkins could be used to create covers for smaller pillows of the furniture. To add to the point, curtains could also be trimmed to create a design and the leftover fabric could be used to supplement the napkins.
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As years go by, I initially had a problem with attending estate sales. I couldn’t handle the disrespect people showed during these sales. Clothing thrown around on the floor, cold attitude towards the furniture. To me, every item in the home had a history.
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I suppose you could say that Deuxième Debut is an ode to my mother.
Mom was a strong-willed business woman. The kind of woman you’d call a lady; always elegant and perfectly put together, unflappable in her poise. She and my father were very much in love. So when Dad passed on, it was a huge blow. She held on for a couple of years, but then things seemed to fall apart in slow motion. She had reached the age where her friends were dying and it seemed that society no longer had any use for her. My once proud mother stopped caring for herself.
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At Deuxième Debut, we believe that conformity is boring. That to be truly interesting, you have to have lived a little. Our furniture is like that.
Our peices have been around the block. They’ve known the heartbreak of abandonment and some had been left to descend into decrepitude, but it was clear to us that each still had a soul… and a story to tell.
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