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Gabby explores the use of unique materials in transitional and antique style furniture design

Gabby continues to explore the use of unique materials in transitional and antique style furniture design: Gabby’s products are appealing not just because our products are trend setting and narrative, but because we’re made of good stock. Inside and out, our material selections are unique, which stems from our core philosophy, a commitment to innovation. A new Chapter from Gabby, her 6th, is one of Sophistication: meaning highly developed, elaborate and produced with a  high degree of skill and knowledge, having worldly knowledge of refinement. Gabby has created a new antique style furniture aesthetic from … read more

How It’s Made- Veneer Antique Style Furniture

How It's Made- Veneer Antique Style Furniture

Gabby adds a sophisticated touch to each home furnishing created, and the spring 2013 line is no exception. Inspiration from retro, mid-century modern and antique style furniture, alongThe line’s sophistication is created through combining inspiration with a unique use os to create exceptional home furnishings. New occasional tables are one example of how Gabby combines these design standards and creates products that exemplify an unsurpassed style. Through captivating geometric patterns created using wood veneer, the new occasional tables add a unique and sophisticated style to the home. To understand more about the level of work … read more

Gabby’s 2013 New Home Furniture

Gabby's 2013 New Home Furniture

Chapter 6: Sophisticated Sophisticated is the title chosen as the name of Gabby’s 6th catalog chapter, and it  describes our new home furnishings perfectly. At the 2012 Fall High Point Market, Gabby introduced dozens of new home furnishings. The new products feature unique finishes, inspiring details, captivating combinations of materials, and transitional styling.   The photo above shows the diversity of styling, finishes, and function with in the line. In January, Gabby’s new catalog will be available, and until then visit our website for a closer look at each new home furnishing.   Metals highlighted … read more

Gabby’s Home Furniture Dealers

Gabby's Home Furniture Dealers

To know a little more about Gabby, and our fabulous home furnishings, we decided to share another post about our wonderful Dealers across the United States! Alabama Furniture Market- Calera, Alabama Alabama Furniture Market opened on October 5, 2006 in Calera, Alabama, and the owners of this family owned business want every customer to walk in and have a unique shopping experience.    The owners search furniture shows to provide customers with the most stylish and highest quality home furnishings. Part of Gabby’s mission and the mission of this family-owned company, is to deliver the utmost … read more

Gabby’s Transitional Furniture Has Arrived

Gabby's Transitional Furniture Has Arrived

Gabby has amazing dealers across the United States and Canada, and from time to time we get a chance to see photos of our home furnishings in their stores. Since the pictures look so fantastic, we thought we’d take a moment to share some with you. Argent Antiques– Birmingham, Alabama. Argent Antiques is a home furnishings store in Birmingham, Alabama that sells Gabby’s decor. This week they shared photos of their new Gabby arrivals on their Facebook page. The Ella Coffee Table looks great in the store! The texture of the Edward Ottoman‘s tufted linen … read more

All About Gabby’s Eclectic Home Furnishings

All About Gabby's Eclectic Home Furnishings

Drawing inspiration from both classic and modern styles, the Gabby family has an eclectic approach to design that is accentuated with vast confidence. Our home furnishings are often crafted by hand using a variety of unique materials that tell a wonderful story. Gabby focuses on having each one of our home furnishings and accessories make a statement and inspire conversation.   Gabby, a family owned company and division of Summer Classics– a leader in the outdoor furniture industry, debuted at High Point Market in 2010. From garnering its name from the owner’s Grandmother, and delivering … read more

Gabby’s New Las Vegas Market Showroom

Gabby's New Las Vegas Market Showroom

Gabby will unveil our new Las Vegas Showroom during market from July 30-August 3, 2012 on the first floor of building B in Space 106. “We are very excited to be showing Gabby for the first time at the Las Vegas Market,” said Don White, National Sales and Marketing Manager for Gabby. For 2012, Gabby introduced dozens of new products featuring a unique combination of new darker and gilded finishes and mixed materials including metal, stone, recycled wood, glass, rattan and mirror. Several new lighting, accent tables, storage options and accessory have also been added … read more

Gabby Donates to the American Cancer Discovery Shop

Gabby Donates to the American Cancer Discovery Shop

Gabby donated thousands of dollars worth of the company’s home furnishings to the American Cancer Society’s Smith Mountain Lake Discovery Shop in Moneta, Va.   The Smith Mountain Lake Discovery Shop is the only Discovery Shop in the country that is specifically focused on home furnishings, and is operated entirely by volunteers. The shop is open six days a week, and sells high-quality home furnishings to raise money for the fight against cancer.  In addition to offering merchandise, the Shop provides information on cancer and treatments for the disease. It is also a place for … read more

Gabby’s New Home Furnishings

The Lewis Chandelier, Melanie Mirror, Marian Table & Frederick Counter Stool

Gabby is so honored to have been asked to write a post about our unique home furnishings for the Decorated Life. It’s a great blog, and we’re so excited to share our new products with all of its readers!   The Katherine Chest and Claire Mirror At the April 2012 High Point Market, Gabby introduced dozens of new home furnishings and accessories. We’ve added new tables, chests, lamps, mirrors, and so many other exquisite products. Our new products featured several unique finishes and mixed materials.   The Lewis Chandelier, Melanie Mirror, Marian Table & Frederick … read more

Gabby Becomes ASID Industry Partner

Gabby Becomes ASID Industry Partner

This year Gabby, Summer Classics and Summer Classics Stores joined ASID as Industry Partners. Interior designers are a very important part of the home furnishings industry, and all three companies are very excited to be able to support them through this wonderful organization. The American Society of Interior Designers was founded in 1975, and is the oldest, largest and leading professional organization for interior designers. ASID is a community of people driven by a common love for design. Through education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building and outreach, the Society strives to advance the interior design … read more

Handcrafted Furnishings

Handcrafted Furnishings

At Gabby, we celebrate the mysterious and beautiful nature of imperfections. For us, the charm is found the the unexpected details. Watch the video below to get a closer look at the hard work that goes into creating our handcrafted furnishings.   The difference is in the details. At Gabby, we believe truly exceptional furnishings and decor have a story to be shared. We hoped you enjoyed our video.  

Gabby and Habitat for Humanity

Gabby and Habitat for Humanity

            Gabby has chosen Habitat for Humanity of Greater Birmingham as their charitable partner of the year. To begin this partnership, Gabby recently donated several thousand dollars in home furnishings to Habitat for Humanity’s Restore program.             Habitat’s Restore shop is located in Irondale, Alabama, and sells donated furnishings, building materials, gardening tools, and appliances. The funds generated by the store helps sponsor several homes for Habitat and partner families. Many of the items in the store are also used in the homes built by Habitat. The store promotes conservation by diverting materials away from … read more