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How to Arrange an Outdoor Thanksgiving Table

How to Arrange an Outdoor Thanksgiving Table

The cooler weather makes this the perfect time of year to enjoy your outdoor room. Take your celebration to a new level with a festive outdoor Thanksgiving table set for the occasion. Designer Roy Dollar shares his secrets for creating a great holiday setting with a simple elegance that’s fitting for any type of gathering. “It’s […]

Summer Classics Showcases Innovative Design at High Point

Summer Classics Showcases Innovative Design at High Point

If Creative Director Chris Hutchens could summarize the theme of the Summer Classics Showroom at High Point held October 22-26, he would describe it as authentic and natural. “We moved to a larger space this time,” he says. “So we really wanted to take advantage of that by giving it a transitional look with the […]

Exclusive White Label Collection to Be Featured at High Point

Exclusive White Label Collection to Be Featured at High Point

Summer Classics will feature its White Label line at High Point Market to be held October 22-26. If the Summer Classics design team, led by founder Bew White and Design Director Wright Currie, could summarize this luxury collection in a few words, it would be simplified, modern design with stylish details. Marine-Grade Stainless Steel For the […]

Gabby Offers Excellent Designs and Sophisticated Styles

Gabby Offers Excellent Designs and Sophisticated Styles

Designed for inspired living, Gabby creates exceptional furnishings with an attention to detail and eclectic approach to design with focus on chic, contrasting materials. Our company believes deeply in creating distinctive designs and developing a unique style found only at Gabby. We continually innovate with unique materials to create something new including accent furniture, dining […]

Kimberly Schlegel Whitman Shares Her Best Outdoor Fall Entertaining Secrets

Kimberly Schlegel Whitman Shares Her Best Outdoor Fall Entertaining Secrets

We think fall is one of the best times to entertain outdoors and enjoy your Summer Classics furniture. That’s why we were excited to talk with Kimberly Schlegel Whitman, a TV Host, Lifestyle Expert and author in Dallas, Texas, about her favorite ideas for outdoor fall entertaining. Q: What  are your favorite ways to entertain outdoors this time of year? […]

How to Clean Mildew From Your Outdoor Cushions

How to Clean Mildew From Your Outdoor Cushions

  “When someone tells me that they have mildew on their Sunbrella fabric cushions, I just smile,” says Alan Rampey Director of Technical Services with Sunbrella fabrics. “Because I know that mildew is one of the easiest things to clean off of our fabrics.” Rampey continues, you have to have heat, moisture, spores and a food […]

New Designs Showcased at The Casual Market

New Designs Showcased at The Casual Market

If the Summer Classics design team, led by founder Bew White and Design Director Wright Currie, could summarize the introductions for the Casual Market in Chicago to be held September 20-23 in just a few words, it would be simplified, modern design with stylish details.   Marine-Grade Stainless Steel For the first time, Summer Classics […]

Six Secrets from Designers for Accessorizing Your Outdoor Space

Six Secrets from Designers for Accessorizing Your Outdoor Space

Get inspired to transform your outdoor living space with these fabulous ideas from our expert designers. As the air turns cool and crisp, create your own elegant fall retreat that combines luxury and simplicity with a few great accessory ideas. Whether you’re looking to spend a relaxing evening with family or entertain a crowd, these […]

Chicago Pre-Market 2016 Wrapup

Chicago Pre-Market 2016 Wrapup

At Chicago Pre-Market, Summer Classics introduced over 188 new products and vignettes featuring a completely new eclectic mix of outdoor furniture. I interviewed Jennifer Bringle, Senior Features Editor at Casual Living Magazine who commented on the overall themes at Pre–Market. Style: She reports how “transitional mid-century and contemporary styles are hot, but not full on […]