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📣Attention, Designers + Interior Decorators!

You’ve found the perfect luxury linens to add polish to your projects.

🪡At TL at Home, we are uniquely positioned to offer you, our valued designer + interior decorator customers, a special service: Made-to-order, fully customized products that promise to impress your clients and elevate their experience.

Typically, linens fall in the last stage of a design project and don’t come to mind until almost every other aspect is completed.

But last is definitely not least! Luxury linens are the essential component to bringing a project to life and adding that element of romance. With TL at Home all-natural sheets, duvets, stonewashed coverlets and more, your clients will fall in love with the space you’ve specially created for them and the bespoke linens we specially crafted under your expert guidance for their satisfaction and enjoyment – for years to come.

Made to Order is integral to TL at Home – it’s part of our DNA, which is why we are the industry’s experts in luxury linens customization.

For more information, call us at (518) 851-3975 or send an email to: Sales@TraditionsLinens.com

Behind The Seams, Part 1

Welcome to 🪡BEHIND THE SEAMS🪡

In this new two-part series, we invite you into TL at Home’s distinctive design technique – how we assemble luxury linen looks for our house line as well as develop custom goods for our clients.

And we give you an insider’s glimpse into the masterful handiwork of our sewists as they carefully, expertly, lovingly craft our products – from fabric to finish.

The beauty of our all-natural bedding – cotton and linen, NEVER dyed – is grounded in the beauty of our process, our people and our penchant for sustainable products and practices whenever possible in what we make and what we deliver.

Watch Part 1 here TODAY, and tune in again here TOMORROW for Part 2.

Let us inspire you.

Click here: TL – Behind the Seams – part 1

🌿Spring Refresh: Create a Sleep Sanctuary🌿

AND Our Pricing Promise to You

Dust bunnies, be gone! It’s time to crack open the windows and let the fresh air breeze through the bedroom for a spell.

Complete the spring refresh experience with a cool + crisp set of luxury percale sheets and all-natural cotton and linen coverlets from TL at Home.

🏷️ Rest assured – we have NOT raised our prices. PERIOD.

Despite record-level inflation and other macro economic pressures impacting the home fashions industry (and every other industry, for that matter), we are TL at Home are maintaining our price points across the board.

That said, we just received a hefty shipment of our best-selling luxury bedding to our Hudson, NY-based warehouse, which means you can stock up, save and enjoy for years to come.

Here is a list of our NEW products that are IN-STOCK and QUICK-SHIP:

  • The Standard sheet sets (pictured here)
  • Louisa collection in white, ivory, linen, gray, navy + mist
  • Emilie collection
  • Cypress collection in ivory, gray + camel
  • Couture collection in white, cream + gray
  • Cooper duvets & shams
  • Clare collection in white, earth + linen
  • Boyce collection in ivory linen, sky linen + terra linen
  • Blair collection in ivory, linen + white
  • Alexa collection in white, ivory + linen

SHOP our selection here OR contact your CODARUS territory sales rep to place your order TODAY!

“Olà” from PORTUGAL!

I’m thrilled to be back at the Guimarães Home Fashion Week (which starts today and runs through April 8)!

After being away for three long years, it’s truly a joy to be seeing in person my lovely colleagues at the show and my partner mills – where many of TL at Home’s most naturally luxurious bedding collections are expertly crafted.

Happily, my agenda is booked solid with appointments, factory meetings & lunches and dinners. I’m very busy! But I’m also very much enjoying these opportunities to spend quality time with TL at Home’s valued vendors.

My husband, Travis, came along with me and we’ve carved some personal time later this week to visit nearby Porto. We’ll be staying at a charming “pousada” (or inn) and enjoy the breezy oceanside vistas, explore the town’s historic sights and dine on fresh-caught seafood at some of the locals’ favorite restaurants.

Senior Trade Officer Maria da Graça Freitas of the Portuguese Trade and Investment Agency (which assists show organizer Portuguese Home Textiles Association @HomefromPortugal) had these kind words to share:

“We have known Shari for a long time, and we value the appreciation that she has shown for the Portuguese home textile industry. It means a lot to us that Shari has been able to establish long lasting relationships with Portuguese manufacturers, which attest both to her pursuit of high-quality products and the assurance that she can depend on Portuguese companies to achieve her goals.”

Muito obrigado, Maria!

Retailer Profile: Seibels Cottage

@SeibelsCottage is one of our favorite and longest running retail partners.

Distinct in style and dependable in quality and customer service, Seibels traces its roots all the way back to the late 1800s.

Today, the Homewood, Alabama-based store specializes in home furnishings that promise “the quality and craftsmanship of an earlier time, with a rustic contemporary blend of current lines and classic styles” and are well-suited for lake homes, mountain cabins, beach homes and casual living “just about anywhere.”

We echo that sentiment at TL at Home, and we’re proud our luxury linens have long been a fixture in Seibels’ assortment.

Owner Kelly Seibels shared some of the reasons he and his customers love TL at Home and why he believes our products are among the store’s best sellers:

  • “Timeless” designs and artisanship
  • Domestic operations
  • Top quality
  • “Fantastic” customer service
  • “Great” staff

Shop TL at Home‘s collection at Seibels Cottage online HERE.

Guest Services: Enjoy Our Hospitality

Did you know TL at Home offers luxury linens for HOSPITALITY?

Our entire top-of-bed portfolio can be accommodated for the service industry.

As summer approaches and travel + tourism make a welcome resurgence, count on us to furnish your hospitality bedding needs with our best-in-class collections.

Our luxury coverlets can be found in the finest boutique hotels around the world. That is because we offer the market’s most comprehensive stonewashed assortment.

Well-equipped to deliver custom bedding to the service industry, we provide a curated offering that will exceed your guests’ expectations and keep them coming back for more.

Our hospitality program offers customized product lines and collections specifically designed and constructed for high turnover settings. These products can look like our regular line OR they can be unique to the client. That’s because our expertise includes customizing for our customers’ particular needs.

PLUS our easy-care coverlets are built to last. Machine washer and dryer friendly, our coverlets will never shrink or change. They will only improve with age, increasing in softness and beauty for the enjoyment of your guests for years to come. Same goes for luxury sheeting, responsible down and down-alternative inserts and more.

Take comfort in knowing TL at Home bedding is a valuable investment in products that have been thoughtfully designed and lovingly crafted by our in-house team of expert artisans.

One of my favorite aspects of my job as TL at Home owner + creative is working one-on-one with our hospitality clients and/or designers & decorators collaborating with hotels and other service properties to develop bespoke collections unique to each client’s specific aesthetic and needs.

Let us make your guests’ dreams come true with every stitch!

With Love,

Shari

Creating Cherished Memories – One Stitch at a Time

Recently, I took my first class in needle felting at a local shop near my new home.

In case you aren’t sure what needle felting is, it’s a transitional crafting art form in which wool is transformed into 3D objects using a barbed needle. In felting wool, you are agitating its fibers so they bond together to create a solid fabric that depicts a pattern or design of your choice.

Many of my favorite Christmas ornaments are needle-felted – which is why when I heard about the class I was eager to join in.

My teacher was great, very hands-on and helpful, sharing her knowledge and technique as well as some DIY books. On her instruction, I decided on a reference image to get me started. My base was a piece of stretched wool. I then layered it with other small pieces that I ultimately assembled into my own interpretation of my oceanfront lawn. (See top left image)

I’m so happy with my accomplishment that I’m framing it to hang it in my new house.

The experience of learning and creating was so much fun. It gave me joy to be in a class with others, working on a project and creating something with my hands using a fiber that I’m so familiar with in my own life and career.

Last month, I got to pass along that joy to my sister Elyse and her husband Shane when they came for a visit to see our new house. I seized the opportunity to put to good use my newly acquired skills, and gave them a mini lesson so they could create something to take home. I think their creations look amazing.

This image shows their joint results – hers the top, inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night; his below it, inspired by the view to our property.

The best part: These handmade pieces will serve as reminders of our weekend together.

 

Flashback, Flash Forward

Meet Lily, a beloved new addition to The Klines!

A cuddly young pup, only about three years old, has been with us now for just a couple of weeks. And yet she feels like she’s always been a part of the fabric of our family.

And we just discovered why.

My husband, Travis, just stumbled upon this painting by his late grandmother, Wanda Boyce. She was Pam’s mom and an accomplished artist whose works grace much of our home. Wanda seems to have captured here our Lily (an English Pointer) and dear Poppy (an English Setter) out on an adventure — hunting, no doubt!

What Wanda could not have known then, of course: Lily and Poppy (also coincidentally both named after flowers) actually prefer spending their energies catching up on Zzzzzzs.

We’re so happy to have made this serendipitous discovery that we’re framing it to hang the painting in our living room with some of Wanda’s other works we inherited + other family art created by Pam, Travis, our boys Gavin and Tait and even me!

In honor of Wanda, TL at Home has a customer-favorite coverlet + sham collection called BOYCE.

Made of all-natural linen and cotton, our Boyce matelassé is in our signature stonewashed construction and depicts a classic diamond motif expressed in heathered color.

Designed for the four seasons, Boyce feels comfortable all year round and comes is equally versatile colorways — Ivory, Sky and Terra.

BOYCE is IN-STOCK + READY TO SHIP from our Hudson, NY warehouse.

Shop BOYCE under our “Coverlets” tab here on our website, or contact your CODARUS territory sales manager to place an order.

Are you going to the Spring 2022 edition (April 2-6) of High Point Market? Be sure to come see us at our showroom:

CODARUS – IHFC, H-220

Retailer Profile: Parkside Linen

Parkside Linen is “resolutely a brick-and-mortar establishment.”

So says owner Shandon Whistler, adding: “We do not do e-commerce.”

If a customer wants something from the upstairs home textiles and accessories boutique, “they can call us up on the phone, and we will send it over – anything they want that we offer.”

It’s the way Shandon successfully runs her longtime business, based in Indianapolis, IN. “We like to do one bed at a time, one table at a time. We’re very intentional about what we do.”

She goes on: “At Parkside Linen, we are considered experts at making beds. We create a sleep system for our customers from the mattress up, literally.”

Parkside carries Vispring mattresses, which are handmade in England, as the foundation of their sleep assortment – “and then we go from there,” she explained.

That means a robust offering of “wonderful down bedding products from many different sources” PLUS a variety of luxury linens.

TL at Home is proudly part of the product mix.

Shandon raves about TL’s bedding selection, which she described as broad and “all good! I can’t say enough of TL at Home. It’s a company that offers great products and the greatest service. That is their hallmark. If they don’t have something you need, they’ll help you find an alternative. They care and work hard to solve your problem.”

And our sampling, she stresses, “is wonderful! For a small store like ours, nice samples are hugely important, and Shari offers great samples.”

Thanks so much, Shandon! We ♥ ParksideLinen, too!

Designer Friendly in Colorado

Our Noah Atlantic duvet cover + shams and coordinating Noah Atlantic tassel pillows grace this beautifully appointed master bedroom of a private luxury home in Avon, CO.

Dubbed Wildridge, the eloquent design is the work of interior design studio LKW Design Associates (@LKWDesignVail), based in Edwards, CO.

Co-founded by Principal Designers Jamie Critchlow and Kayce Newell, the firm specializes in remodels, new construction and long-distance projects, nationwide.

We are honored to be included in this project, which graces the homepage on LKW’s website and was recently featured in Mountain Living Magazine.

Kudos and thanks to our local CODARUS sales manager Robin Dorn, who handles the three-state region of Colorado, Montana + Wyoming, for helping us collaborate with LKW on this project, and many others in her territory.

*Noah Atlantic is not in our current line. But it is available for custom orders.