Blog : Furniture

The Oskar Huber 90th Anniversary Sale

We are celebrating 90 years in business and want to extend a thank you from our family to yours! Oskar Huber, Sr. was an artisan who made furniture, one exceptional piece at a time. In1927, he opened Oskar Huber Furniture on Rising Sun Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia. Since Oskar enjoyed vacationing at the shore, but didn't want to be far from his business, he (along with the second generation of the ...Read More »

Express Your Style with a Headboard

A headboard can be an important design element in your bedroom. Both functional and decorative, it’s a great way to celebrate your style.   A headboard is a very customizable piece of furniture, so you can easily find something as funky or as traditional as you are. Here’s what a headboard can bring to your room:   Visual Interest A headboard sets off your bed as the focal point of the bedroom. It ...Read More »

Living with Pets: Furniture that Fits Your Life

One ground rule for selecting furniture is to take into account how family members will use the space. This includes pets! After all, most of us consider our pets as part of the family. Here are some things to keep in mind when furnishing a home with non-human animals in residence:   Performance fabrics should be considered when looking for upholstery. Stain-resistant and easy-to-clean, these fabrics can better handle the occasional hairball ...Read More »

5 Ways to Cozy Up Your Home for Winter

Winter is here and it's time to start thinking about warming up your decor for the season! We've put together some helpful hints to help you make your home winter-ready.   Throws Galore Warm up your home with extra throw blankets to keep your interiors looking and feeling extra cozy. Drape a soft throw over the side of the sofa or at the end of the bed. Or keep a few stowed in ...Read More »

Fabric Pilling: What You Should Know

If you have recently purchased an upholstered piece of furniture, or are considering purchasing one soon, here’s some helpful information you should know.   While we try our best to only choose fabrics that are not prone to pilling, fabric pilling can be a common issue with new upholstery. A characteristic of many fabrics, pilling is caused by excess fiber that creates small “balls” or “pills” on the surface of the upholstery. ...Read More »

High Point Market Trends: Fall 2016

Twice a year the Oskar Huber merchandising team travels to High Point Market in North Carolina to discover the latest trends in home fashion and design. Each season we return from market revitalized with newfound inspiration and are anxious to share our favorite Market highlights. The 2016 Fall Market offered some exciting trends for the coming months.     Artful Lines & Patterns Exciting patterns and unexpected lines have us very excited this season. We saw unusual upholstery ...Read More »

High Point Market Trends: Black & White with a Splash of Color

Twice a year, our team of merchandisers takes a trip to High Point Market, the largest furniture expo in the world, to scout out the latest home interior and décor trends.   With the Fall High Point Market quickly approaching, we are keeping our eye out for what trends we might expect for Fall 2016. This season, we’re already seeing some exciting trends, including our new favorite: high contrast black and white with ...Read More »

Renew Your Home Office

At Oskar Huber, we have stylish furniture for every room in your home – including your home office. Our home office furniture collection combines style, comfort, and, of course, superior functionality so you can get the most out of your workspace.   We have every style, shape, and size you’re looking for! And, many of our home office items can be customized so you can choose the finish or fabric options that ...Read More »