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Top Eight Furniture Trends for 2019

What will we see in 2019 in the way of upholstery trends? I always prefer to invest in quality, timeless classic upholstery pieces, but that can be…


KDC Highlighted in NYC Apartment Tour

https://youtu.be/Ck7n_ObN5vw Take a house tour with Celebrity chef, Entertaining expert and Owner of Salt House Market, Sarah Schiear. She used our…


This Is Not Quality Upholstery… Don’t Fall For The Hype!

How to Avoid Deceptive, Low-Quality Furniture This article showed up in the news recently. I’ve taken out the name and links because I don’t want to…


Upholstery Trends For 2018 & A Look Back At 2017

So truth be told, I actually loathe trends. I personally value quality and longevity. That being said, who doesn't love a trend report? I, therefore,…


Entertaining with Salt House Market

Hi everyone! I’m Sarah Ashley, chef and founder of Salt House––a lifestyle brand all about entertaining and creating a more joyful life at home. I’m…


Millennials Don’t Care About Furniture Quality… or Do They?

About once a week, I’m told that Millennials don’t give a crap about how their furniture is made. They buy particle board, mass-produced,…


5 Ways to Make Your Space Look Expensive

Imagine that you’re walking into a room for the first time. You have an interest in furnishings and interior design, so naturally the first thing…


Kristin Drohan featured in Style Blueprint

Beach House on a Budget: Affordable Style Has Never Looked Better! By Lisa Mowry | via StyleBlueprint Atlanta interior designer Kristin Drohan knows…


Kristin Drohan featured in April issue of Modern Luxury Interiors of Atlanta

BEACHY KEEN COASTAL CHIC For local furniture designer, manufacturer and interior designer Kristin Drohan , the need…


Top 5 Sofa Styles...What's your Style?

1. Chesterfield - Deep button tufting, high arms and a high frame define      this classic. Chuck Chesterfield Chip Chesterfield……


Gates Bed featured in Elle Decor

Need Texture in a Room? ADD FAUX FUR Kristin Drohan Collection Gates Bed pictured in Elle Decor article "60 Best Home Decorating Ideas." December 19,…


Fabric, Finish and Frame Trends at KDC

FURNITURE Gates Bed Andrew Day Chaise Georgia Swivel Cheryl Cocktail Ottoman FINISHES Driftwood, Cinder, SH Gray, Gray wash FABRICS Crypton Linen…


2016 Fall Product Launch

Grayton Bed Available in King, Cal King, Queen, Full and TwinHeight 90Headboard Height 65Queen, 65W x 87D x 90HKing, 81W x 87D x 90H Watercolor Bed…


Trim Queen Furnishings Trend Watch features trending KDC Lynae Tete-A-Tete and Reed Sofa

LOUNGING & Taking in the Trends #HPMKT Originally posted by Trim Queen June 27, 2016 in Home Decor - View Full Article Covering High Point Furniture…


Daily News: "Alden Parkes to Showcase Kristin Drohan Upholstery at Market"

Brought to you by Home Furnishings Business March 23, 2016 During next month’s High Point Market, Alden Parkes will feature items from the Kristin…


The Denise Bed featured on Inspired to Style

August 5, 2015 by Arianne Bellizaire Interior designer Kristin Drohan may have been a new addition to the list of showrooms at the Spring 2015 High…


Kristin Drohan Collection Ottomans featured in Decorating Diva

Take a Seat! 25 Fabulously Chic Benches, Stools & Ottomans You’ll Love Carmen Natschke June 8, 2015 | Decor by X The spring High Point market…


High Point Market Spring 2015

Whew! What a whirlwind! I can't believe High Point Market is over! It really was a home run! We have been writing orders and playing catch up ever…


Kristin Drohan Collection Wilson Sofa featured in Inspired To Style

HPMKT Style Watch: Big Impact Design For Small Spaces Interior Decorator | Certified True Color Expert | HPMKT 2015 Style Spotter | Blogger | Public…


Fall 2014 High Point Market Celebrity Walkaround

https://youtu.be/VXpxqbsNOG4 Kristin Drohan for High Point Market


Kristin Drohan Collection and Interior Design wins Best of Houzz 2015

Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World…


Georgia Barrel Chair featured on Design & Trend

8 Of A Kind: Luxe Accent Chairs From Our Editor's Eye Meg Busacca , Design & Trend Jan, 02, 2015, 04:21 PM We're consistently drawn to…


Check out our new GATES bed!

Check out our new GATES bed! This bed was designed in collaboration with Erin Gates, NY Times bestselling author, editor of the popular blog,…


Flame Retardant Free Cushions

A few months ago I took a webinar taught by some Chemical professors from Cal Berkley sponsored by the Sustainable Furnishings Council. I had been…


Highlights from High Point

It has been a long time since I have blogged. I’m going to try and do it more often, but I have said that many times and have failed to deliver. High…


Kristin Drohan High Point Market Selfie

http://youtu.be/9TibfBmqrTo Kristin Drohan tells us where to head FIRST at High Point Market!


Kristin Drohan Collection of Atlanta, Georgia has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz.

KRISTIN DROHAN COLLECTION Receives Best Of Houzz 2014 Award Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building,…


Kristin Drohan Collection wins Best of Houzz 2014!

Houzz: Best of Remodeling 2014 – Boston (Kids)


Have you seen this blog?

This blog (can't type the name it is too risque) is getting a lot of play in the media lately. NY Times, AJC, Decorno blog…


Gorgeous & Green: Sustainable Furniture from Kristin Drohan

Last week, interior designer Kristin Drohan traveled from Atlanta to Boston to debut her new sustainable furniture line. But that wasn't the longest…


Please Allow Me My Self Promoting Kardashian Moment

I just received the New York Spaces, The Goods issue today and I'm so excited to have the Kristin Drohan Collection included. I have to…


Niches - Free Advice Friday

How to Decorate Niches Someday I will get my stuff together on this social media stuff. In the meantime, I hope you can bear with my extended…


Interior Designer Boston to Atlanta..the Update

Clearly, I have been MIA for several months. The move pretty much kicked my arse. The kids had their last day in school the end of June in Boston…


Brimfield The Good, Bad and the WTF?

Last week I finally made it to Brimfield. I'm desperately trying to check off the Boston bucket list before we move. Time is quickly running out. I…


Atlanta Here we Come...Someone get the Martini IV

  Drum role please...Yes, it official.  The Air Force is moving us to Atlanta. I'm not going to lie, I'm happy to be moving South…


Furniture launch at the Chicago Merchandise Mart

I have so much to post and no time.  I have Kitchen and Bath trends to blog about, Highlights from High Point Market, and some other very big…


New England Home Interview

    The new issue of New England Home is on the shelves.  Totally pysched to have been interviewed in this…


FAF I Have Granite on Pickled Oak Cabinets!

A reader from Texas has asked for help with kitchen cabinets, sofa placement, and a new color palette. 1. Colors: The earth tones are not working for…


Remodeling Lipstick on a Pig

As a military spouse of 17yrs, I dream of the day I am free and can purchase/remodel/build that dream house.  Ironically, my husband and I…


Space Plan Challenge Follow Up

The last space plan challenge elicited some additional comments that I have wanted to respond to.  Unfortunately, my 101-year-old Grandmother…


Free Advice Friday - Space Plan Challenge

Long time, no posts.  So much work, so little time.  I'll be honest, if I don't feel I have anything of substance to blog…


Free Advice Friday Furniture Placement

A reader writes: Please help me create a family room layout that works - I am continually moving around our existing pieces trying…


Charity Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter

My friend, Paula Grace has asked my to get the word out regarding a big event she is chairing that will take place, Oct 16th.  It is the…


Reality Interior Design...What Really Happens not the HGTV version

I hope everyone had a great Father's Day.  We finally had a down day in our house.  The last couple weeks have been...unreal, but…


Free Advice Friday-Paint Colors for a Master Bed and Bath

A reader writes:   Hi Kristin, I'm redoing my bedroom & bath. Both Bedroom & bath have high ceilings. I wanted to know should I…