Marco Polo Imports wins the Best of Houzz Award

Posted by Aaron Toledo on February 10, 2014  /   no comment
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Industrial Dining Room by Santa Monica Furniture & Accessories Marco Polo Imports Santa Monica, California, February 4, 2014 – Marco Polo Imports of Santa Monica, CA has been awarded the “Best of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The sustainable and custom furniture retailer was chosen by the more than 16 million monthly […]

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Marco Polo Imports featured on Houzz!

Posted by Aaron Toledo on January 16, 2014  /   no comment
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Marco Polo Imports was hand-picked by one of the writers at Houzz to be featured in an editorial ideabook on the homepage of Houzz. Marco Polo Imports made over this cozy wine and coffee corner to include the company’s Felix chair, which is made from reclaimed wood and iron. It’s matched with a Nelson adjustable […]

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Marco Polo Featured in The Malibu Times!

Posted by Aaron Toledo on August 20, 2013  /   no comment
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Often referred to as the hidden gem in Santa Monica, Marco Polo Imports grew from a passion for travel and design. The family-owned and operated business opened in 1998 and offers exotic and sustainable furniture from around the world. The store takes its name from Marco Polo, an Italian merchant who traveled extensively throughout Asia in the 13th […]

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Style mixing 101

Posted by Aaron Toledo on August 13, 2013  /   no comment
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Gone are the days of the matched set. Discerning clients are choosing to mix and match interesting and sometimes unexpected pieces rather than purchasing a set that is already perfectly matched. Creating your own unique space by mixing different styles of furniture is a wonderful way to personalize your home. Make your space  your own […]

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Color therapy

Posted by Aaron Toledo on August 13, 2013  /   no comment
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There’s no better way to enliven any space than to add a punch of bright color. Adding colorful accent pillows is a wonderful way to brighten your space and add a dose of cheerfulness to your home. Modern research has shown that color can have a powerful impact on our moods. Customize your colorful space […]

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Build a neutral foundation

Posted by Aaron Toledo on August 13, 2013  /   no comment
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The best way to get the most out of your furniture choices is to start with a neutral palette. When selecting your major furniture pieces, choose colors and styles with staying power. Neutral tones such as ivory, beige, and grey withstand the test of time. By changing your accessories to match the changing trends instead […]

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The secret to hanging your chandelier

Posted by Aaron Toledo on August 13, 2013  /   no comment
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The right pendant lights or chandelier can add dramatic impact to your dining space. However, it can sometimes be difficult to figure out how large or small to go when selecting the perfect fixture for your space. Here is a great trick to figuring out dimensions when it comes to chandeliers. When selecting lighting, take […]

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