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5 Unexpected Ways to Add Color Into Your Home

No matter what your tastes are or how you choose to project your personality into a space, adding color to your home is an important element of interior design. It’s a way to make your home truly your own and express your unique tastes. Check out these design tips from the Austin Statesman.

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4 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party

Inviting everyone over for a homemade meal is a great opportunity to spend time with friends and family. Whether you're celebrating a specific special occasion or throwing a dinner party just because, here are some tips to make sure your dinner party goes off without a hitch!

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Sit-stand desks offer health and productivity benefits for workers, businesses

Many studies have been conducted that suggest that sit-stand desks offer health and productivity benefits - learn more in this article by azcentral.


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A Stressless purchase is best when it comes to recliners

The Stressless® line of recliners by Ekornes of Norway has earned a lasting reputation for comfort and durability, and is the only recliner in the world that is fully endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association (ACA). Learn more about how to make your next recliner purchase 'Stressless.'

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5 Tips to Mixing Modern and Vintage Design

With clean lines, timeless shapes, and free-flowing curves, modern design mixes well with traditional furniture. With these design tips from Copenhagen's Director of Interior Design, you'll find mixing the contemporary and the classic is a fun, artistic endeavor that yields beautiful results.

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4 Distinctive Elements of Danish Furniture Design

Learn more about the distinctive elements of Danish modern furniture design and what makes Danish design timelessly functional and classic in this interesting article by azcentral!


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How to Bring Scandinavian Design Into Your Home

Do you wish your living room looked less cluttered? Do you want to make a smallish space feel bigger? You can do both when you bring elements of Scandinavian design into your home. Check out the expert advice in this article from Copenhagen and SA Express News.

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Join Us to Celebrate Modern Phoenix Week!

Calling all design lovers, mid-century modern aficionados, and friends! Join us at Copenhagen on Thursday, March 21st to celebrate Modern Phoenix Week 2019 with a NEW talk by Tucson jeweler Janice Fingado titled 'Being Beadle's Client'! Learn more and get your tickets now!

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Designer Tips for Creating a More Open, Spacious Dining Room

Small spaces in a home may require creative thinking in order to make them feel cozy and inviting, yet also spacious. When it comes to a small dining room, you’re often met with the challenge of not only needing to make it look bigger, but also needing to add functionality. Here, Aleesa Huerta, a design consultant with Copenhagen, offers several important tips when working with a small dining room. By azcentral.

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Updating Your Media Room? Here's What to Look for in a Media Cabinet

Gone are the days of wall-sized entertainment centers. Thanks to flat-screen TVs, online music players and sound bars, many homeowners store their electronics in media cabinets. Whether you need a spot for the TV or you're designing a full-blown home theater, follow these guidelines to select a functional-yet-stylish media cabinet for your home in this article by San Antonio Express News.



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How to Freshen Up Your Home's Look for the New Year

With the craziness of the holiday season coming to an end and the dawn of a new year, there’s no better time to refresh your home’s look. Whether you’re looking to do a major overhaul to a room or give your entire home an uplift throughout, if your New Year’s resolution is to spice up your house, here are four ideas to consider in this article by the Austin Statesman.

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Five Ways to Bring Hygge into Your Home

The Danes—considered the happiest people on Earth—follow a philosophy called hygge. Loosely translated, hygge (pronounced “hue-gah”) means cozy, but not just wearing-a-sweater cozy. Hygge is a state of well-being that comes from quality interactions with people you love. It's gathering in a comfortable home in a way that has meaning. Check out these five tips by San Antonio Express News and an exclusive interview with Copenhagen's owner Jens Hansen.


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4 Reasons Why the Dining Room is Back to Being the Centerpiece

With the day-to-day hustle, it can be hard to find time to sit down and enjoy a meal as a family. Between sports practices and band concerts, work meetings that run late and dinners out with friends, family meals have become on-the-go — leaving the dining room neglected. But the dining room is coming back, reclaiming its crown as the centerpiece of the home. It’s your family’s prime spot for hosting, gathering and celebrating, whatever the occasion, whatever the meal. Here are four reasons why dining rooms are making a comeback.

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Copenhagen y la Semana del Modernismo: Revista Tu Casa Nueva

Más información sobre la Semana del Modernismo Tucson 2018 y la historia de los muebles "mid-century" en Copenhagen y en el Suroeste en este artículo especial en Tu Casa Nueva.

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Modernism Week in Tucson: A Translation of Our Feature in Tu Casa Nueva

Learn more about Tucson Modernism Week 2018 and the history of mid-century modern furniture at Copenhagen and in the Southwest in this special feature in the October 2018 edition of Tu Casa Nueva.

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Contemporary Versus Modern Design: Understanding the Difference

At first glance, “modern” and “contemporary” seem to be synonyms. They both describe “the now”: modern is defined as “relating to the present or recent times,” while contemporary means “belonging to or occurring in the present.” However, when it comes to furniture, modern and contemporary styles share some traits but are distinct. Check out this article by Tucson Digital Media to learn more!

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6 ways to work smart in a comfortable, productive office

By picking the right desk and designing the colors and lighting in your office space, you can work more productively and comfortably. Check out these tips to help you feel more comfortable and watch your productivity soar!

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Why Copenhagen Is Your Design Destination

Check out this article by San Antonio Express News for an exclusive interview with owner Jens Hansen about how Copenhagen chooses its designers and merchandise!

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Three Tips for Getting the Most From Your Furniture

When selecting furniture for your home, it’s not always easy to know where to begin, given the large choice of colors, models, manufacturers and design styles. Check out this article by Tucson Digital Media for a few tips based on Copenhagen’s philosophy "furniture as functional art" that can help you make the ideal furniture purchase.

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Tucson Lifestyle Magazine: "Modern Man"

Copenhagen was featured in the February 2018 edition of Tucson Lifestyle Magazine! Check out the article to learn more about Danish Modern design, owner Jorgen Hansen's emigration to Tucson, and Copenhagen's 48th year as a local, family-owned business!

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How to Design a Contemporary Home You Can Live In

Are you thinking of redesigning your home, or rooms in your home, in the new year? Check out this article by San Antonio Express Magazine with tips from Copenhagen designers about designing a contemporary home for your lifestyle.

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Celebrate the Holidays with Hygge

Hygge, pronounced “hoo-ga,” is a Danish word that most directly translates into English as “a feeling of comfort and coziness,” though its meaning extends far beyond the physical and emotional. “Hygge” is created when you feel at home and contented with where you are and who you are with.

Hygge is also referred to as an art of creating intimacy using decorations and design elements that help you embrace coziness and well-being. Check out the items in Copenhagen's Christmas collection that make us feel "hyggeligt"!

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Highlights from Paris Design Week 2017

Copenhagen Interior Designer Maurice Brantley traveled to Paris in Fall 2017 and attended Paris Design Week. In this interview with Tu Casa Nueva magazine, Maurice discusses the highlights and trends he observed from his time there.

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The Coolest Mirrors You've Ever Seen

Wall art comes in all shapes, sizes, and materials, the most common perhaps being canvas paintings, prints, and wall sculptures. As you design your space, you can also use mirrors as art, especially the types we carry at Copenhagen. This article by the Austin Statesman highlights and describes the variety of sculpturesque mirrors you can find at Copenhagen.

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Five Tips for Choosing Art for Your Home

What does your art say about your personality and your lifestyle? As you choose and arrange art for your home, consider reading this article, originally published by the Austin Statesman, for a few tips and thoughts on design and artistry.

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5 Reasons You Need Bamboo in Your Home

Bamboo is one of the most sustainable materials in the world and is an eco-friendly, environmentally conscious choice for your home. Learn about why Copenhagen carries bamboo furniture that is beautiful, contemporary, and healthy for the planet. This article was originally published by the Austin Statesman for Copenhagen.

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How to Buy Modern Furniture

Are you redesigning a room in your home or looking to incorporate pieces of modern furniture into your existing space? Our Interior Design team has a few tips to offer you in this fun and informative "How To" article.

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Modern Scandinavian Design Suitable for Every Lifestyle

This article was published recently about Copenhagen’s founding and Danish modern roots. Check it out to learn more about the values and philosophies at Copenhagen’s core, as well as how Copenhagen cultivates "hygge" through its business practices and collection of modern and contemporary furniture.

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Get Your Danish on With These Hygge Tips

The Danish concept of "hygge" is most directly translated into English as a "feeling of comfort and coziness." A person's surrounding environment, physical comfort, connections to others, and emotional state all influence their feeling of "hygge." This article offers a few strategies on how to bring more "hygge" into your daily life.


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Form and Function: How One Company Brought Danish Design to Arizona

In April 1970, the first Copenhagen location opened in Phoenix, Arizona. After 47 years, Copenhagen has remained a family-owned and operated business that distinguishes itself through its dedication to providing high-quality customer service and a collection of functional, beautiful modern and contemporary home furnishings. The author interviewed owner Jorgen Hansen about Copenhagen's business and design philosophies.

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Celebrate Norwegian Tradition at Copenhagen Imports

In March 2016, Copenhagen celebrated Norwegian culture and design in collaboration with Ekornes of Norway - the world-renowned manufacturer of the Stressless recliners and sofas. Read about the author's experience at Norway Days and why she enjoyed attending.

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Copenhagen Furniture Phoenix - Interview

Radio host Beth McDonald from 99.9 KEZ joins owner Erik Hansen in the Phoenix showroom to explore what she calls the "Copenhagen Equation", or Form + Function = Fabulous. Watch the video of the interview to see a few of Copenhagen's beautiful dining tables and to tour the showroom.