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Stress Less Holiday Style

Here’s how to make home for the holidays more about style and less about stress. Keith Scott Morton, Country Living; better Homes & Gardens, Hooker Furniture.

Christmas and New Year’s Eve are coming. So are the holiday guests. With more Americans traveling this time of year than ever–100.5 million people last year alone, it’s easy to for even the most experienced host to get stressed out.  While we can’t serve your appetizers or chill your New Year’s Eve bubbly,  we do know how to up the style ante of your home in ways that’ll help you stress less not only during the holiday season, but year-round, too.

The Empire State of Mind dining table serves up a chic modern vibe with its striking geometric carved pedestal base and sleek gray quartz top. Hooker Furniture

With its circular shape, the Melange Empire State of Mind dining table will put guests at ease because everyone will be able to see each other and feel part of the conversation.

The Sanctuary buffet adds more than a luxe touch. Hooker Furniture

With dramatic Baroque flourishes and greige shimmer accents, the Sanctuary buffet conjures images of Old Hollywood glam. It also solves two classic entertaining problems by providing extra serving and storage space within arm’s reach of the table.

All people (or posh pooches) need do is sit down on Annick to score the most relaxing seat in the house. Sam Moore Furniture.

Guests will never guess that Annick, with its classic silhouette and tufted back, is actually a recliner. Up to you whether you spill the beans or keep this comfy chair’s secret to yourself.

Finely crafted of walnut and hickory, the Roslyn Country rectangle cocktail table delivers heirloom beauty, the warmth of wood…and more. Photo: Hooker Furniture

With rustic luxe finesse, the  Roslyn Country rectangle cocktail table is a double-duty asset.  Its spacious tabletop holds lots of snacks so guests can relax and nosh without ever leaving their seats. And with two full-depth/full-width drawers, Roslyn is the perfect place to stash items that need to be quickly picked up at the last minute before guests arrive.

Bar none, this cart is a dream come true for anyone who entertains. Hooker Furniture

During the holidays, portable serving carts like this are invaluable because it saves lots of running back and forth to the kitchen. The Highland bar cart  is thoughtfully designed with a sturdy metal frame, three spacious made of glass for easy clean-up, bottle cubbies and side rails to keep contents in place during transport.

Rest up from the holiday rush in Urban Elevation, a comfy shelter bed with rustic chic flair. Hooker Furniture

With clean lines, modified wings and a sophisticated gray linen headboard/footboard, the  Urban Elevation shelter bed  will send even the most weary host to dreamland in style.

Ready to stress less, relax more during this holiday season?  Furniture like this can help. So can your nearest Hooker Furniture retailer. Don’t delay. The holidays are upon us.

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