Choosing Task Chairs For Side-By-Side Office Desks

Choosing Task Chairs For Side-By-Side Office Desks

May 20, 2021

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How to style a rectangle coffee table

How To Style A Rectangle Coffee Table

May 19, 2021

Long rectangular coffee tables seem to be the most common among coffee table shapes. We have one in our family room, where we spend most of our time. Here are a few of my tricks for styling a rectangle coffee table. 

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How To Style A Square Coffee Table

How To Style A Square Coffee Table

May 17, 2021

Below is my basic formula for how to style a square coffee table. The same formula can be used no matter the size. You would just need to choose smaller items. For a square coffee table I like to arrange decor in four groupings. These groupings should be placed near the center of the table, leaving enough space around the outside to set down a cup of coffee, tea, or other small items.

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Get Your Exact Room Designed In 3D With Our Virtual Home Design Service

Get Your Exact Room Designed In 3D With Our Virtual Home Design Service

May 03, 2021

I want to make sure you are aware of our Virtual Home Design services. One of our client's biggest challenges when they come to us is visualizing the "big picture" They want to be able to see how everything is going to look before going out and making expensive home decor purchases. 

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Introducing the CTW Home Collection: New Decor Coming Soon

Introducing the CTW Home Collection: New Decor Coming Soon

April 12, 2021

One of the projects I've been planning for a while is the expansion of my shop to non-vintage items. I've been doing a lot of research. Finding wholesale companies, as well as individual makers, that carry beautiful items and who have a commitment to sustainability and fair trade.  

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Fresh Vintage Ready For Spring

Fresh Vintage Ready For Spring

March 16, 2021

I've been sourcing a lot lately and I've got lots of fresh vintage stock both online and in my space at Pomona Antique Mart. My mind is on warmer weather and sunshine so I've been collecting lots of great items for the spring! 

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Home Decor - Repurposed Speaker Box Cubbies

Home Decor - Repurposed Speaker Box Cubbies

January 27, 2021

Our new house (built in the early 90's) has a wall unit in the family room with a fireplace in the center and two cubbies at the bottom on each side. The cubbies were originally meant to hold large speaker boxes.

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Hello 2021! The New Year Restock Has Begun!

Hello 2021! The New Year Restock Has Begun!

January 11, 2021

I'm glad life is starting to calm down a bit for us! I can now get back to adding new treasures to my online shop and space inside Pomona Antique Mart. I'm so grateful for all the orders I received during the holidays and I'm now working to restock the goodies! 

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New House + Evacuation + Family Photo Shoot

New House + Evacuation + Family Photo Shoot

October 28, 2020

The past 4 days have been a whirlwind. On Saturday we started moving into our new home and on our 3rd night we were evacuated due to nearby wild fires. We left the house in a hurry and mess, grabbing as many family photos and important documents as we could.

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Vintage Home Accessories Giveaway

Vintage Home Accessories Giveaway

October 14, 2020

This week on Instagram we are hosting a giveaway for some vintage home accessories! If these items are your style, head over to Instagram and follow along @mendezmanor for a chance to win. 

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Vintage Arched Window Now Available

Vintage Arched Window Now Available

October 07, 2020

I have decided to sell the vintage arched window we have in our current living room area. I have mixed feelings about it because I really love this piece but there isn't a good place for it in our new house. We found it about 5 years ago in an antique store. My husband was actually the one to spot it. It's pretty big! 59 inches wide by 99 inches tall to be exact. 

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Vintage Home Decor: Fall Favorites From The Shop

Vintage Home Decor: Fall Favorites From The Shop

October 02, 2020

Happy October everyone! Fall is officially our favorite season around here. In fact our love for warm color tones, vintage ceramic mugs, cozy candles and anything leaf shaped means we are pretty much decorating for fall ALL year round. Here are some of our favorite pieces of fall inspired vintage home decor from our online shop.

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