THE PLACE:There is a renewed sense of excitement at Saturday Afternoons Home Store in Midland. New owners Emiley and Sherene are busy connecting with the downtown store’s loyal clientele and attracting new interest in the popular destination for everything home. The timing couldn’t be better. Spring has sprung and homeowners everywhere are ready to spruce up their home or cottage. Many people are buying a new home or renovating to update their existing dwelling. Saturday Afternoons Midland has an eclectic mix of furniture, home décor and advice. The girls encourage you to come and visit. Make Saturday Afternoons the best part of your week.
THE STYLE: If you like organic, comfortable and affordable home furnishings, including sofas and natural looking accessories, this is the place for you. A softer décor style that is modern enough to make a statement is the best way to describe what you’ll find when you walk in their door. Emiley and Sherene, and their reliable staff, cater to home and cottage owners who live locally or come from away. At Saturday Afternoons you can furnish an entire room from start to finish. Not only can you buy fabulous new living, dining or bedroom furniture, you can also purchase new lamps, carpets, pillows, bedding and a vase full of fresh flowers, too. If you need help with choosing paint colours, no problem. They are here to help in any way they can.
THE GOODS: What’s on the showroom floor is just a sample of what’s on offer. Quality, Canadian-made furniture is also available, along with expert help in selecting the style, size, colour and fabric. Emiley and Sherene welcome clients to visit their design studio, where they help guide and ensure the furnishings you pick match your style and your home.
FLOWERS: Fresh blooms have always been a staple at Saturday Afternoons. A floral fridge is tucked at the back of the store, full of fresh flowers you can order or take home and arrange yourself. Pick from a lovely assortment of arrangements on display.
SEASONAL: Do you hear wedding bells? Saturday Afternoons is not only a great place to buy a shower or wedding gift, it’s a great place for engaged couples to register. It’s an easy process. Couples come in, pick their favorites, create a wish list database of must-haves, and then alert family and friends. The staff at Saturday Afternoons takes care of the rest.