Decorating with Candles

October 29, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

No matter what room of the home you are looking to decorate, the simple task of adding candles is a great way of bring an essence to a room. Whether it’s a beautiful accessory or a basic essential, candles are able to lift the mood and look of any home. Here are some tips on the best ways you can display your candles for better effect. Bundles of candles tied together are a great way of lifting the look of outdoor environments. Sitting a bundle of 10 candles on a platter such as the Crystal Clear H20 Rectangular Platter or placing 3 or 4 candle in a dull corner can […]

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How To Choose Kitchen Chairs

October 28, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

When it comes to working out and choosing the perfect chairs for your kitchen table or kitchen island bench, there are a few things that you may need to consider. These considerations include: Kids In The Kitchen For those who have young children, it is important to choose table chairs that are kid friendly. This is both for child safety and child-friendly materials. Fabrics are generally a no-no due to small sticky fingers. So better choices include metal, polypropylene, and vinyl leather. Chairs that offer sturdy legs and bases offer increased safety for children without the risk of them falling over. Feature Pieces Feature pieces are a great asset for […]

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How to Style a Room on a Budget

October 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Do you want to spice up a room and add a unique style to your living space? Here are some great tips you can use to help you create a new and stylish look for any room when on a budget. 1. Rearranging Furniture – Turning any living space into a comfortable and inviting room usually comes down to choosing furniture that is appropriately sized. Rather than spending time and money on a new sofa, why not spend your time by re-arranging your existing furniture. Rearranging your furniture is a great way of adding a new look and feel to any room. 2. Be Bold – Although it is ideal […]

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Ways To Decorate Your Home This Fall Season

October 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

As the fall season sets in, so does the flare of wonderful colors that makes the autumn season as special as it is. During the fall season there are some great ways of decorating your home to make it in line with the festivities and fun of the fall season. Here are some great tips on decorating you home this fall season. Natural Tablescape By adding white plates such as the American Atelier Bianca Dots Round Dinnerware Set paired alongside thin stemware and flatware, it can easy bring a more rustic setting to any table setup. Adding a bold orange napkin can also add that pop of color you may […]

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How to Make a Room Come Alive With Simple Items

October 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In almost any home, there is usually a room which may seem a little boring or dull to look at. There can be many ways to spruce up a room but many people may not have the money to do it. Here are some great and affordable tips you can use to help make any dull room or décor come alive! Small Things You Can Use To Make Your Room Come Alive Vases – Vases such as the Fitz & Floyd Libra Crystal Vase or the Fitz & Floyd Gemini Crystal Vase can make great additions to any room to bring a stylish flare. Crystal vases are a great choice […]

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Furniture – Jay Companies

October 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here at Jay Companies we understand how the right table and chair can help enhance the look of your home. With the right combination of color, materials, and finishes, we know that it can make a difference to the look of your dining area, and that is why we offer our customers a great range of chairs that can easily match and compliment any table styles – both decorative and functional. When it comes to decorating living areas the use of an end table, display table or accent piece can really bring out the best in your home. The American Atelier’s Ottoman With Brown Buttons can make a great addition […]

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Everything You’ll Need For Your Rustic Inspired Kitchen

October 20, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Over the years the rustic kitchen theme has come back into style with many styles being inspired by the rawness of the materials used. When it comes to making your own rustic inspired kitchen, materials such as brass, wood, and copper make a great starting point. Concrete is also an inspiring material that can be used to help with achieving that rustic look you may be after. What Are Some Signatures For A Rustic Kitchen? There are many specific signatures a rustic kitchen features. These can include, but are not limited to, wooden counter tops, hard wood floors, exposed bricks, and exposed beams. The preferred color pallet is the use […]

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Storage Solutions! How to safeguard all kinds of things

October 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Proper storage of your valuable possessions and items is important to help not only keep them in good condition but to also help keep them from becoming damaged while they are being stored away. Whether it’s your finest dinnerware, cutlery, jewelry box, or furniture, storing your items correctly can help save you lots of money later down the months or years. Here are some storage solution tips you can use when packing away your valuables. Storage Solution #1 – Breathable Sheet Materials – Many people may feel that plastic is a great alternative to storing your items. Although it can be to some degree, depending on the location and humidity […]

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As featured in TablewareToday

October 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
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The 59-year-old family enterprise, JAY COMPANIES, has written the book on continually evolving and staying current. What started as an importer of novelties from Eastern Europe is now a full-service tabletop and home accessories operation catering to a broad range of retailers. Three generations of Jays have proven that harmonious familial ties makes smart business sense…

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As featured in People Magazine

October 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
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CHARMING TRAY “Use this tray to serve hors d’oeuvres or carry drinks.” Gold Alligator Tray, $24.99; jaycompanies.com 

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