Category: Rustic

How To Set A Table For Thanksgiving

It’s time for one of everyone’s favorite fall events- Thanksgiving! It doesn’t get much better than spending time with your family and eating a huge, home-cooked meal. When you have folks over to eat, your dining room table will be a big part of the day. It’s a good idea to think about how to set a table for Thanksgiving even if you’ve done it before. Here are a few things to think about when it comes to setting a … read more

Western Rustic Interior Design

Dallas based western interior designer Jason Lenox was approached by a couple who wanted a dream ranch built on their 84 acre property in Pilot Point, TX. The property, with its endless pastoral views, was ideal, but the existing home was not, and the couple decided to start from scratch, hiring an Austin-based architect to design a new home. “We wanted a modern take on the old Texas houses,” Roberts says. “When he came, he stood out on a knoll … read more

Ways to Use Rustic Outdoor Furniture to Create the Perfect Space

What do you like to do on a gorgeous day? Do you take the boat out on the lake? How about a trek into the woods to rub elbows with wildlife? Or, perhaps you just want to relish the outdoors from the comfort of your own home. For many folks, home is where the heart is, and the best way to appreciate nature is within a few feet of their front (or back) door. If this sounds like you, you’ve … read more

A Guide to Decorating Your Home in a Rustic Style

So, you’ve decided on a rustic style for your home. Good choice! Every aspect of a rustic design, from the carefully-crafted furniture all the way down to the rustic rugs, plays a big role in setting up the ideal living space. We’re here to help walk you through it. Antèks Home Furnishings certainly has an affinity for western and rustic design. It’s been our specialty for more than 30 years. You see, a rustic motif stands the test of time because … read more

5 Ways To Incorporate Rustic Mirrors Into Your Home in 2019

It probably goes without saying that rustic mirrors or any mirrors are for far more than morning shaves and straightening of the tie. If used wisely, a mirror not only adds depth and opens up space, but also serves as the linchpin for a room’s décor. When it comes to a rustic style, mirrors can be your best friend. But, getting the look that’s right for your home takes a bit of research. To make it easier on you, we’ve … read more

Rustic And Western Furniture FAQ

Decorating your home isn’t an easy undertaking. With so many styles, materials, and pieces to choose from, the process, meant to be fun, can easily become overwhelming. Due to the increasing popularity of rustic and western-style furniture, it’s not surprising that you’re interested in bringing this warm and natural look into your own home. But where do you begin? We’ve put together this list of frequently asked questions to help ease your entry into the world of rustic interior design. … read more

Masterful Mixing And Matching: A Guide To Combining Rustic And Western Design Elements

As a homeowner living in the southern U.S., you’re constantly surrounded by great decor elements. From the cattle wranglin’ wild west to the natural open spaces provided by prairies and grasslands, it can be tough to choose what style you want to bring into your home. Fortunately, you don’t have to: by combining the rough and natural rustic aesthetic with the bold attitude of western interior design, you can create a living space that is as warm and cozy as … read more

A Rustic Christmas: Decorating Your Tree

Whether your decorations go up the day after Thanksgiving or you’re more of a last-minute type, there’s no denying that the holidays are quickly approaching. With the rustic style becoming ever more popular, what better decorating theme to choose? If you’re looking to add a rustic touch up to Christmas’ most pivotal piece — the tree — your first step is to choose the right one. O (Rustic) Christmas Tree Since the rustic style is all about bringing the outdoors … read more

Prepare For Thanksgiving With A One-Of-A-Kind Rustic Dining Table Setting

Thanksgiving is a time for family and food. We eat, we give thanks, and we look forward to post-turkey naps. And while food is definitely the highlight, it’s easy to forget about the presentation. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, these tips will help you create a rustic dining table setting so beautiful your guests will find something other than food to be thankful for! Begin With The Basics The use of the elements as they naturally occur — such … read more

Interior Decorating Trends: Rustic Home Decor Style Explained

With HGTV cranking out more home renovation shows than they know what to do with, there’s one interior design style that seems to remain consistent in popularity across the board: rustic decor. But what exactly is the rustic style? Put simply; it focuses on the use of raw, natural elements to make your home feel just a little wilder without sacrificing that warm, cozy, comfortable environment. If you want to learn a little more about the rustic American style — or incorporate … read more