EQ3 x Nuit Blanche Winnipeg

Oct 5, 2016

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The city was “lit” (figuratively and literally) this past Saturday, as Nuit Blanche took over parts of Winnipeg’s St.Boniface, Downtown and Exchange District neighbourhoods. A free event, Nuit Blanche is an all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art. The concept originated in France in 1984, and has since spread to many cities around the world including Madrid, Minneapolis and Toronto to name a few. Nuit Blanche Winnipeg first debuted in September of 2010.

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How-To: Pick the Perfect Dining Chair

Oct 4, 2016

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Pairing your dining table with the right chairs can seem like an overwhelming task. To help take the pressure off, we’ve put together a how-to guide on picking the perfect dining chairs.

 

Step 1: Measure

If you’re purchasing chairs for an existing table make sure to bring your measurements along while shopping. Measure the width and depth of your tabletop as well as the space between the legs. Not all tables are created equal – some tables will have a more narrow space between the leg posts, which will limit your choices to chairs with a smaller footprint.

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How-To: Set the table for fall

Sep 30, 2016

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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s time to think about more than just the spread. Whether it’s your first, or fifth time hosting, creating a festive fall table can be fun and easy! With the help of our director of interior design, we’ve created a simple how-to guide for setting your fall table.

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#EQ3ingoodcompany: Herman Miller

Sep 30, 2016

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Here at EQ3, we consider ourselves in good company. In addition to our own product range, we proudly offer EQ3+, a designer line of furniture and accessories including Herman Miller (spot the well-known Eames Lounge Chair in countless Bond movies), Marimekko (whose iconic prints were made popular by Jacqueline Kennedy in the 60s) and more.

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How-To: Simple Care for Oak Dining

Sep 23, 2016

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With fall officially in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about entertaining at home. With that, it’s important to make sure your dining table is looking its best. If you’re owner to EQ3’s Harvest Dining Table or the Mesa Dining Table/Dinette in an oak top, it might just be time for a tune up.

 

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Natural oak has a tendency to dry out over time. Depending on the climate you live in, your oak table will respond differently – it will dry out much slower in a humid climate than it will in a dryer climate. Additionally, our homes will become even dryer in the fall and winter months, as we turn up our thermostats.

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