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Season 1, Episode 1

The Farmhouse Table Fables

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There’s no bigger trend in interior design right now than the farmhouse look -- but this of-the-moment style is pulled straight from the American history books. In the first episode of The Furniture Geek, Jason Oliver Nixon is taking country-chic back to its roots, and unearthing the hardworking origins of the farmhouse table. But that’s not all: he’s packed in his designer advice for taking the look into present day, offering tips for spotting a quality piece, choosing the perfect chairs to go with it, and sharing a few of his favorite farmhouse tables on the market now.

The Furniture Geek

About the Series

As one-half of heralded design duo Madcap Cottage, Jason Oliver Nixon has built his ottoman empire as the prince of prints. But his knowledge of design goes beyond pattern: he’s a walking, breathing encyclopedia of style! In “The Furniture Geek,” Jason’s sharing his vast wealth of knowledge, from the little-known origins of popular silhouettes, to clues about color and cues on quality. Watch--and learn--as our resident geek of chic conducts his study on style. More

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