With locations in Downtown Los Angeles and Downey and an online emporium, Your Furniture Now's experienced staff outfits homes with bed stands, chairs, dining-room sets, tables, and other essential pieces. Throughout the virtual and brick-and-mortar showrooms, the stock shines with glass-topped coffee tables, leather recliners, and team members who can provide in-person or online consultation. They can also assist clients as they figure out how to best position a sofa in the living room or during a food fight.
After customers select their items, such as a durable innerspring Serta mattress or a marble-accented bar set, the company delivers the products as soon as the following day. They even assemble pieces for free, saving homeowners the hassle of having to find something other than a toolbox to weigh down important documents.
Orange County Mattress ferries dreamers to restful repose with an ample selection of top bedding brands. Weary heads bodies can bask atop a queen-size Simmons Beautyrest Kentish pillow-top set with coil springs for extra support ($749). Allergen- and dust-mite resistant Tempur-Pedic ClassicBed sets ($2,599/california king) mold to the body's exact shape and absorb disturbances produced by bedfellows' dreams of break-dancing fame. Commune with Orange County Mattress's knowledgeable sleep consultants to find the perfect slumber pallet, which, although this Groupon cannot be used toward delivery costs, can be delivered in time for an extra-long bedtime story the same day.
An expansive collection of eclectic and original sofas ($999–$3,499), artwork ($49–$699), and home accents ($3–$300) occupies the 8,000-square-foot City Life Home Furnishings showroom. Most of the bedding, such as the Thicket, Chinoiserie, and Hedgerow collections, incorporate nature-inspired designs against a stark, white background. An assortment of citrus-colored, geographically named Jonathan Adler candles whimper hoping to gain shoppers' attention and the clocks, which vary from the stark and spindly antenna clock to the retro brass sunburst model, can keep both American and British time. Staffers emphasize individualized customer service, supporting the assertion that home décor should be reflective of function, personal style, and functional personal style.
LA Furniture Store curates a diverse selection of modern furniture designs for every room in the home. The shop's inventory includes chic furniture collections by makers such as Armani Xavira, a brand known for its lacquered designs and crocodile patterns, and Dima Salotti, an Italian manufacturer that produces top-grain leather sofas. Shoppers can also find paintings, sculptures, vases, and other home-decor items. Purchases can be shipped both locally and nationally.
Working with artisans in developing countries who would otherwise be underemployed, Ten Thousand Villages supplies handicraft lovers with handcrafted jewelry, home décor pieces, accessories, and gifts from Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, and the company pays artisans fair wages for their products. Support marginalized women in Bangladesh with YWCA Craft Centre's bright and goosy Super Duck backpack ($18), which allows schoolchildren to strut confidently into second grade and medical malpractice lawyers to swagger into the courtroom with ducks on their backs. Socially conscious scribes can take home a handcrafted kancu leaf and bamboo journal from APIKRI (Indonesia, $14), and frugal fashionistas can sport dancing-girl earrings made from recycled soda cans by KICK Trading Ltd. (Kenya, $12) or a marbled bead choker from TARA Projects (India, $16).