This Holiday’s Top 4 Client Gift Ideas – Give a VERY Special Thank You!

Although the calendar says it’s time for Halloween tricks, we’re already thinking about this holiday’s treats. The time to start thinking about client gifts is NOW! A special client gift is an ideal way to thank them for trusting you … Continue reading

Graceful Grange & How These Pieces Stand the Test of Time

steve mckenzie’s is the Southeast retailer for Grange furniture, a line of fine, handmade and hand-finished pieces made in France. These hardworking pieces will grow with your family and become heirlooms passed from generation to generation.

The beautiful video above offers a bit about the furniture-making process at Grange, and the myriad of custom options available. Each bespoke piece takes the client’s lifestyle into consideration, ensuring the piece fits seamlessly, not only into the client’s space, but also within their lifestyle – taking into consideration how they’ll live with the piece.

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Since 1904, Grange has been perfecting the art of creating handcrafted, classically designed pieces with a modern sensibility. The pieces range from beds, dining tables and sofas to chairs, occasional pieces and even entertainment units.

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Available in over 75 different wood and colored finishes, there’s a Grange design ideal for any part of just about every home – including the outdoors!

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Our current favorite pieces from Grange (this changes frequently :-)) are the latest media units they’ve designed to cleverly conceal flat panel televisions, when not in use. Look at the two images directly above – they’re the same piece, but one has the sliding shelves closed, while in the other, they’re opened to expose the TV. Genius!
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And, of course, all of these pieces are also available in a rainbow of colors and finishes! Contact the design team at steve mckenzie’s today to start designing your Grange dream piece, and soon you’ll have a future heirloom in your home.

Steve’s Style Studies: Modern

To us here at steve mckenzie’s, Monderisim is represented by the architecture and furniture design following World War II. It began as a response to the rapid advances in technology and how we could live using these new materials and … Continue reading

Library Friday – Morandi 1890-1964

Recently, Steve has been following many of the fashion shows for the upcoming 2015 spring season. Not only do these shows showcase works of art in the form of fashion, we also look to them for color forecasting… Many of the color trends … Continue reading

Jill & Steve’s Blog Roll-call!

Sure, we like having our own blog for steve mckenzie’s. But, what we like even more is being a part of the blogger community and keeping up with some of our favorite blogger friends (many of whom we’re lucky enough … Continue reading

Museum Monday – Guggengheim Bilbao

If you don’t know the Guggengheim Bilbao museum by name, you’ll certainly recognize it for its fabulously unique architecture! Located in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain, the Guggengheim Bilbao museum was designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry. A few years back Steve and Jill took … Continue reading

The Art of Winston Churchill Comes to Atlanta

Becoming a true mecca for culture, the latest exhibit to grace our fine city is, simply stated, one of a kind. “The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting,” an exhibit of Winston Churchill’s paintings is on … Continue reading