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Spring 2024 Home Decor Trend: GREEN
Thursday Feb 29 2024
Why is green so often associated negatively? It’s not easy being green. Green with envy. The jealous green-eyed monster. Truth is, green is a very POSITIVE color, especially when used in your home this year. Spring is fast approaching, and our friends at Down to Earth are here to share a ...

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All the Cutting Board Inspiration
Wednesday Nov 15 2023
Don’t get bored of gift giving and decorating… get board! At Down to Earth, it’s all about the cutting boards this season. We have so many unique styles to choose from. Whether you’re looking for the perfect hostess gift or you want to easily add some style to your kitchen ...

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Halloween Porches of Gardner Village
Wednesday Sep 27 2023
This Halloween season, you’re in for a treat – tricked out front porches and outdoor decor ideas! The locally owned shops at Gardner Village have pulled out all the decorating stops to set the ‘Ween scene before you ever set a pointed shoe inside. The following porch pretties are definitely ones you'll want to ...

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Complimentary Interior Design Consultations with Down to Earth
Wednesday Apr 12 2023
Complimentary design consultations are now available at Down to Earth. That’s right! You can sign up for a free 15-minute consultation with an expert. Whether you’re looking to start from scratch or simply want to update your space, this is a great place to start. After all, going at it alone can ...

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Add a Handcrafted Touch to Your Holidays
Wednesday Dec 7 2022
Nothing puts the heartfelt in holidays quite like the gift of handmade. Whether you’re crafting presents, attire, or home décor, adding a little bit of YOU through a project is never a bad idea. Good news! It isn’t too late to add a few handcrafted touches to your celebrating. With ...

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A Fresh Take On Halloween Decorating with Simply Flowers
Wednesday Oct 12 2022
Simply Flowers puts the weeeeee in Halloween! A trip to this shop is so much fun, you’ll want to throw those hands in the air and holler in delight.   Where else can you find such whimsy and delight for Fright Night?   The store is tricked out in treats that will transform your ...

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Fall Entryway Look to Love
Tuesday Sep 6 2022
With this record-breaking heat, it might seem like fall is months off, but it’s actually just a couple of weeks away. To help you plan for the fast-approaching autumn, our friends at CF Home Furniture & Design and Down to Earth are here to prove that… The Mat is Where It’s At! Whether you’re ...

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Turns Out It's Easy to Learn the Macrame Way
Wednesday Aug 17 2022
Macramé? You don't say?!   Oh, but we do! This seriously nostalgic hobby is back in a big way, and you can get in on the fun at Willow Hill Yarn Company at Gardner Village in West Jordan, Utah.   Macrame's roots actually go back centuries, but many fondly remember enjoying the macrame way back ...

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Five Spring Bedding Trends You'll Love
Wednesday Feb 16 2022
Toss out those common décor misconceptions. When it comes to making a spring statement with your bedding, Layers Bedding is here with a permission-granted approach that’s as freeing as it is inspiring.     BED 1: Make Velvet Spring Ready The buzz is… FUZZ! Velvet, to be exact. This textured treat, often thought of as ...

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Easy Pumpkin Crafts to Create This Fall
Wednesday Nov 10 2021
Just in time for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, the pumpkin play continues with two crafts that will add a festive fall touch to your home. Whether you make these now to decorate for the season or you choose to do them on Thanksgiving as a fun family activity, you’re going to ...

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Small Businesses Bring BIG Magic to WitchFest
Wednesday Oct 6 2021
Looking for some brilliant Halloween decorating ideas? We’ve got you covered! How about some happy window shopping? Yup, we’ve got that too. Hop aboard our broomstick for a flight of fancy that’s as inspiring as it is FUN!   This time of year, much of our focus is on the enchantment of ...

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Pillow Talk: A Closer Look at Decorative Pillows
Wednesday Aug 18 2021
Hello, darling! Won’t you join us for some pillow talk? As much as we love sweet nothings, this post is actually full of sweet somethings. Pillow pointers! Our friends at Layers Bedding have different ideas for placing decorative pillows, the different types and sizes available to you, and even ideas for taking ...

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Summer Styles (and Sales!) Happening Now at Gardner Village
Wednesday Jun 23 2021
Summer means savings at Gardner Village in our furniture and bedding stores. Our highly-anticipated annual Summer Sale is in full swing. Visit CF Home Furniture & Design, Down to Earth, and Layers Bedding through July 31 to get great deals on shining new home decor and furniture pieces. The following 2021 summer trends ...

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10 Gift Ideas Guaranteed to Make Mom's Day
Wednesday May 5 2021
Every day feels like Mother’s Day at Gardner Village. Not only is the place to enjoy quality time as a family, it’s also Mom’s destination for all of her favorite things. From fashion and home items to beautiful flowers and tasty treats, this is your one stop for a huge ...

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Trend Alert: Four Must-Have Spring Styles!
Wednesday Mar 31 2021
Spring = Fresh Fresh plant growth outdoors. Windows open, welcoming the fresh air inside. And freshening things up around the house. The spring cleaning can wait. We're talking about adding a few decorative touches to change things up with the changing seasons. Our annual Spring Sale is happening now through April 30 at CF ...

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See the Signs, Share the Happy at CF Home
Wednesday Feb 17 2021
All right ‘90s pop fans, get ready for an Ace of Base earworm… “I saw the sign and it opened up my mind and I am happy now…” Why?! Don’t be mad. This post is all about the happy. More specifically, signs + happiness.   If you’re looking for an instant pick-me-up, ...

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DIY Valentine's Day Crafts at Posh Paperie and Pine Needles
Wednesday Jan 27 2021
Heart-shaped doilies… Red and white baker’s twine… Lace and other lovely trimmings… Such happiness can only mean one thing — love is in the air at Posh Paperie and its sister store, Pine Needles!   While classes have been put on a COVID hold at these sweet shops, it doesn’t mean you can’t get ...

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Three Decorating Trends and a Holiday Sale
Wednesday Dec 2 2020
Decorating for the holidays tends to go one of three ways:   A. You’re a sentimental purest, creating the same sweet vibe year after year. B. You like to mix things up, based on current looks and the latest trends. C. You like to add a few new pieces to your established base.   Where do ...

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Tips for Setting a Thanksgiving Table
Wednesday Nov 4 2020
It’s the dining table’s time to shine. The talented team at Seven Gables Mercantile has set six super inspiring tables to put your decorating wheels in motion. Whether you’re using vintage pieces, new tableware, or a combination of the two, you’ll find tips to set your place settings apart this year.   SAVE ...

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Sofa Styling & Buying Tips
Wednesday Aug 26 2020
Looking for a memorable shopping experience in the local Salt Lake area? CF Home Furniture & Design at Gardner Village is located in a landmark flour mill, built in 1877 by one of Utah's original settlers, Archibald Gardner. Today, the structure, which now sits on the National Historic Register, is home to an impressive ...

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10 Tips for Setting the Perfect Winter Whites Table
Wednesday Dec 11 2019
Awww… refreshing white! Used in decorating, it works for many seasons and reasons. From a classic Christmas look to a winter whites tablescape to symbolizing a clean slate at your New Year’s gathering, decorating and dining with white will make an impressive and elegant statement.  To inspire your white delight, our ...

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The Witches are back at Gardner Village
Wednesday Sep 18 2019
Need a break from the usual, ahem, paper work? Cue Wizard of Oz music…  The witches have landed at Gardner Village! Now's your chance to welcome the upcoming fall season with these FREE witch displays, an annual tradition at Gardner Village. As you walk about The Village, you’ll see these cooky cuties up to all ...

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Landscaping Lessons from the Pros at Gardner Village
Wednesday Jul 31 2019
With a name like Gardner Village, we had better know gardening. ;) In all seriousness, there are hundreds of unique plant species at Gardner Village. It requires much work and know-how to keep them looking their best. This is your chance to learn from the experts. The Village property management ...

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Create Your Own Summer Camp at Gardner Village
Wednesday Jun 19 2019
School’s out … Now what? Never fear, Gardner Village has your back with an entire catalog of ideas to share with your children. It's your chance to create your own cool summer camp experience. If we handed out merit badges, you could fill a full sash with the options available. Take ...

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The Fairy Best Shopping in Town
Wednesday May 22 2019
Each spring, fairies call Gardner Village home during the annual Woodland Fairy Festival. To make our flying friends feel at home, the Gardner Village shop owners go all out, both in decorating their stores and in offering fairy-themed merchandise. It’s a wonderful time to flutter about The Village and see ...

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Get Completely Easter Ready in One Stop
Wednesday Apr 10 2019
It’s a regular spring scene around here. From brand new baby animals at The Farm (sooo cute!) to fresh spring decor in nearly every store, a trip to Gardner Village is a surefire way to cure even the worst case of spring fever.  With spring comes Easter prep. Whether you’re planning ...

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A CF Home Store Remodel Means BIG Savings for You!
Wednesday Mar 27 2019
CF Home is undergoing a remodel. Gardner Village's three-story flagship store, located in the historic Gardner Mill, is closing off its lower shopping level (more on why that is in a min.). Because the store is losing some real estate, inventory needs to go. This means MAJOR markdowns on the lower level, including the complete line ...

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Three Easy Tips to Get Your Home Spring Ready from Layers Bedding
Wednesday Mar 27 2019
A decorated fireplace mantel isn’t the only way to reflect the signs of the season in your home. Your beds and sofas can also get in on the seasonal celebrating. The experts in all things cozy at Layers Bedding have three simple tips to help transform your home into a spring scene.    THINK SPRING ...

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Take a Class at Gardner Village
Wednesday Jan 23 2019
Is “try something new” a 2019 goal you hope to achieve? There’s something very rewarding about stretching yourself, especially when it includes creative play. Gardner Village offers a full course catalog of creative class options. From chocolate sweetness and fairy gardens to fabric art and flower arranging, there are many artistic ...

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Tips for Setting the Perfect Vintage Holiday Tables
Wednesday Nov 21 2018
It’s Thanksgiving Eve. Do you have your table arrangement planned? Perhaps you’re already thinking ahead to what you’re going to do for your Christmas dinner this year? Either way, the experts at Aunt Elsie’s Trinkets & Treasures at Gardner Village have table tips to try. Whether you want to make your ...

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Count Your Blooming Blessings with Thanksgiving Centerpieces... plus, holiday class alert!
Wednesday Nov 14 2018
Add a splash of color to your Thanksgiving with fresh flowers. Simply Flowers at Gardner Village has a cornucopia of remarkable centerpieces and arrangements. Their fall spreads are rich in color and include unique autumn touches. With a variety of styles and sizes to choose from, it’s easy to find the ...

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Happy Halloween Home Decor Ideas
Wednesday Sep 26 2018
Where wonderful witches reside, you bet you’ll find the best in Halloween treats to trick out your home. Follow the hats for witch-approved decor ideas from some of your favorite Gardner Village shops.  Aunt Elsie’s Trinkets & Treasures This is your chance to re-create the Halloween styling you grew up with. Aunt Elsie’s ...

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What's Next for Home Decor at Down to Earth
Wednesday Sep 12 2018
Say hello to Madison Lund. If you’ve shopped at Gardner Village any time in the past 2.5 years, you may recognize her cute face. She started with The Village at Down to Earth then went to Layers Bedding to take the Assistant Manager position. As much as she loved working at Layers, ...

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Simply Flowers Celebrates One Year At Gardner Village
Wednesday Sep 5 2018
FREE cupcakes! How’s that for an attention grabber? Simply Flowers is celebrating one year in business at Gardner Village with free birthday cupcakes and a special sale on Wednesday, September 12. (While treats last.) After a year in full bloom, it seems a great time to check in and see what this charming ...

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Nesting With Grace visits Layers Bedding
Monday Jul 30 2018
At just 15, Brooke Christen never imagined her rollerblading adventures through Gardner Village would launch her career in interior design and ultimately lead her to her own gorgeous brand, Nesting with Grace.  “It was funny; she and a friend were rollerblading around The Village and just stopped me and asked for ...

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Meet Georgia Kendall, the Manager at Layers Beautiful Bedding
Tuesday Mar 6 2018
Meet Georgia Kendall, the manager at Layers Beautiful Bedding in Gardner Village. She’s been in this position for nearly four years, but her Village story began at birth. “As an employee, I still feel like a newbie in The Village,” Georgia explained. “People have worked here for so long. Some for more ...

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Quick Ways to Cozy Your Home at Gardner Village
Wednesday Jan 24 2018
Like a knitted sleeve hugging a hot beverage, you'll find plenty of ways to cozy your home this winter. From bedding to home decor, these ideas from the shops at Gardner Village are big on comfort and creating a warm and inviting space to dwell.  CF Home Ready to feel like Bond, James ...

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Give the Gift of Handmade
Wednesday Nov 22 2017
The countdown to Christmas is on. At least if you’re thinking of making a present. Now’s the time to start planning and creating. Let the shops at Gardner Village lend a hand. Whether you fancy fabric, yearn for yarn, or are smart with painted art, they have ideas sure to ...

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Halloween Decor to Adore
Wednesday Oct 18 2017
You know what they say, “home is wherever I’m with boo.” And Gardner Village is here to make your house the happiest haunt on the block.  Consider this your Halloween scene. The shops are loaded with unique decor elements so you can dress your home up in style this Halloween. Here ...

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The Wizarding World of Yarn at Willow Hill
Wednesday Sep 13 2017
Witches aren’t the only magical visitors milling around Gardner Village this fall. The enchanting world of Harry Potter is making itself known at Willow Hill Yarn Company. Introducing The Wizarding World of Yarn!  Between now and Halloween. you’ll find Potter-inspired knitting and crocheting patterns. Here’s the real magic: they’re FREE! All ...

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A New Shop in Bloom at Gardner Village
Tuesday Sep 12 2017
There’s a new shop in bloom at Gardner Village. Simply Flowers opened yesterday, right across from the Chocolate Covered Wagon!  “My motto is ‘flowers, not filler,’” said Erin Veenendaal, Simply Flowers owner. “I don’t believe in packing an arrangement with baby’s breath and roses and calling it complete. In fact, I don’t ...

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10 Tips to Give Your Home
Tuesday Aug 1 2017
Throw that confetti. Twirl that baton. One of the most highly-anticipated parades of the year is in town—the Salt Lake Parade of Homes! And CF Home Furniture & Design at Gardner Village is on parade throughout one of the gorgeous dwellings.  On the parade route, you’ll find this awesome abode!    Inside, items from ...

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Quick Project Idea from Pine Needles: Shower/Party Decor
Wednesday Mar 8 2017
Is a baby or wedding shower in  your future? Your friends at Pine Needles in Gardner Village have a quick decor idea to try. Dress up the entry window, space over the gift table, or another area of party focus with raindrops! This display, made by store owner Sandy Workman, brought a fresh feeling ...

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Free Interior Design Classes at Down to Earth
Tuesday Jan 24 2017
Last year, Down to Earth at Gardner Villlage offered a free interior design class. I'm thrilled to share that due to popular demand, classes are being offered again this year. Yay! This class isn't about the "rules" of design. You aren't going to receive a lecture on why your coffee table is outdated ...

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Table Talk: 10 Tips for Setting a Striking Thanksgiving Table
Tuesday Nov 8 2016
Let’s talk tables. This month, the table serves a key role in our celebrating. It’s the place we gather with those we love to give thanks and enjoy a bounty of blessings. Being such a prominent ingredient in our Thanksgiving celebrating, it’s no wonder we want it to look gorgeous. ...

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Gardner Village Shop Spotlight: Layers Beautiful Bedding
Tuesday Aug 23 2016
Why, hello there, sunshine! Do you know what time it is? That’s right, it’s time for another Shop Spotlight, which means we get to take a detailed look inside one of our Gardner Village stores to learn more about it and see what’s available (dibs on the little heart dish!). Today, we ...

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