At Industrial Revolution, we love to support local, because we ARE local. For our special 40th anniversary event, we are so excited to be partnering with Vancouver artist, Pamela Windeyer. She'll be showcasing some amazing pieces this weekend (June 12th-13th) and you don't want to miss the chance to see her incredible work in person. Check out her bio below to learn a bit more about Pamela! Artist's Bio: Pamela Windeyer currently resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, but spent her early … [Read more...] about Local Artist Spotlight: Pamela Windeyer
This year marks Industrial Revolution's 40th birthday. As a small, family run business that has never changed ownership or even location in the past four decades, we are aware that this is an incredibly special and rare milestone. Small business is essential to the local economy and to a community, as a whole. We are immensely proud to have served our Vancouver community of South Granville since 1981 and, after a particularly trying year, we hope to continue to do so for years to come. It … [Read more...] about Happy 40th Birthday to us: The secret to our longevity as a small business in Vancouver
We've all spent much more time at home this year than we're used to. For many of us city dwellers, this increased time has emphasized the space we actually lack. When you live in a small space it's important to maximize the square footage you have and multi-functional furniture is a simple and smart way to do this. 1. DELTA SLEEPER SOFA Sofa beds, pull-out couches and futons are probably the most well-known multi-functional furniture items. The Delta Sleeper Sofa is miles ahead of anything … [Read more...] about Big Ideas for Small Spaces: How to maximize your living space with multi-functional furniture
Private outdoor space is a special kind of sanctuary. Whether you have a 50 square foot patio, or a sprawling lawn behind your home, there’s nothing like sitting in the summer morning sun, sipping your coffee in your PJ’s. These days, our own private spaces are even more essential than ever and building your ultimate space at home has never been more important. Travel options are limited, so this is the best year to finally spruce up that patio space. Vacations are out (at least for now) and … [Read more...] about Find the Best Patio Furniture for Your Summer Staycation
On Wednesday, April 22nd, the world will be celebrating Earth Day. This isn't just any Earth Day, but the 50th anniversary of Earth Day's beginning. The world and life as we know it has drastically changed in a short amount of time. At the forefront is the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to mass shutdowns of businesses, the economy and even schools. This slower pace of life, however, can also be seen as an opportunity to appreciate our planet and the nature around us that we often take for … [Read more...] about Earth Day at 50!
Furniture has the ability to change the way we live and work. Every year, new furniture trends in Vancouver enter the home and decor market. Living room furniture that is sustainable, multi-functional and features a timeless modern look are pieces that are very popular this year. Here we’ll guide you through finding modern accents, sleek furniture and living room decor in furniture stores that you’ll love in 2020. Give your living room a modern feel with these top picks for the year. Cloud … [Read more...] about Modern Living Room Furniture You’ll Love in 2020
Small living space isn’t always ideal, but it's often just a fact of city life, especially here in Vancouver. We’re here to give you tips for taking your small home décor to the next level. From choosing the right storage solutions to maximize your small condo to enhancing tight spaces with multi-functional furniture, we’re here to help you be happy in your home, no matter how petite. MULTI-FUNCTIONAL FURNITURE A MUST Whether it’s living room furniture, bedroom furniture or dining furniture, … [Read more...] about Make Big Use of Your Small Living Space
The internet plays an integral role in the lives of most and online shopping is the way many people prefer to make their purchases. Online shopping is appealing because you can browse through multiple collections and compare your options from the comfort of your home. You can also easily find deals and discounts online. However, if you are searching for new furniture for your home, the best way to shop is in the store. Here’s why you should consider offline furniture shopping: Personal … [Read more...] about Benefits of Buying Furniture in Store Instead of Online