The History Of The Cigar Store Indian

This is the story of the cigar store Indian. A carving of a wooden Indian, a red, white, and blue striped pole, three golden balls.

Home Decor How To

If you’re looking to add a little more pizzazz to your home, here are a few home decor ideas to get your home ready for the spring season.

How To Pick The Right Bathroom Fixtures

Picking the right bathroom fixtures doesn’t have to be something you keep putting off. If you consider our ideas for embracing the process, we can help you check this off your to-do list. With vision for finding what you want, as well as a twinkle in your eye for discovering the unexpected, you’ll be set up for success.

How To Create A Nautical Theme In Your Home

When it comes to giving your home a beachy, ocean-inspired feel, nothing gets you closer than nautical interior design.

Add A Touch Of Class To Your Décor

The King’s Bay philosophy is “offer customers quality products which are both unique and useful.” Our goal is to provide our customers with out of the box décor that will have your guests wondering if it came from France or your grandmothers estate.

5 Expert Tips for Hanging Your Artwork

When well-chosen, well-positioned art invites you into a home it’s pleasing to the eye, and to the heart and soul. When hanging a grouping of pictures for the gallery look you will want to be purposeful about your approach, that’s why we put together 5 tips for hanging your artwork.

How (and Why) to Build a Garage Bar

You know that feeling when you want a cold one and some convivial conversation, but at the same time aren’t super-jazzed about making the trip to the nearest tavern or lounge?

50 Uses and Ideas for A British Telephone Booth

We’ve done some brainstorming to get you inspired. Here is the ultimate list of ideas for creative uses of the iconic red British Phone Box.

How to Decorate A Bedroom

Make a list of what you like about your bedroom and what bothers you about it. Think about what elements in your bedroom make you feel good, peaceful, satisfied, and comforted. Now evaluate what in your bedroom brings you down. What would you like to change?

How To Decorate A Porch

Spring is a welcome season every year, but this year it has been particularly glorious. Since the stay at home order was loosened, yesterday included a long-awaited reconnection. My 11 and 13 year old sons and I joined dear friends we hadn’t laid eyes on…

Five Ways To Refresh Your Kitchen, Even If You’re On A Budget!

We all feel the need for a bit of a pick-me-up now and then. And sometimes we feel like our living spaces need the same attention. However, if an entire kitchen redesign or remodel isn’t anywhere in your future, how about a little refresh?

Let’s face it, we all spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Family meals. Casual entertaining. Sunday morning coffee and paper.

Homework and afternoon snack. It’s the hub of the house. If you’re looking for a few ways to refresh this well-loved and well-used space….ideas that won’t break the bank….read on!

Bar Stool Decorating Ideas: 20 Frequently Asked Questions About Using Bar Stools In Your Home!

Since the kitchen is the number one choice when homeowners consider a room renovation, let's take a look at a design element that gets an A-Plus for both form and function. We can all agree that the kitchen draws people. It's typically the hub of…

Wall Decor Ideas

5 Ways to Decorate the Walls In Your Home Today we're talking about wall decor ideas! One of the warmest features of a home can be its walls. You may have heard it said, "Design is art with purpose." This year, feel empowered to practice…

Seven Tips For Choosing Door Hardware

Whether you’re building a custom home or refreshing your existing one from the bottom-up, it’s easy to get lost in selecting all new paint, cabinets, flooring, and more. But when all of these factors are accounted for, many people overlook the finishing hardware touches. Now,…

Best Light Fixtures For Your Dining Room

When choosing a lighting fixture to complete your dining room, it can be stressful to find the right balance of warmth, ambience, and refinement. One wrong decision and you’ll distract from the intimacy of mealtime with your friends and family. With so many different styles…

How To Decorate A Bookcase

Styling Ideas For Beautiful Bookcases & Shelves Have you ever flipped through the pages of Southern Living or another home decorating magazine and noticed how everyone's bookshelves always seem so put together? I have! And it certainly makes me take notice. Having just a few…

How to Choose The Right Size Chandelier

How to Determine the Right Chandelier Size for Your Room Nothing adds a bit of majesty or romance to a room like a chandelier. In one fell swoop, they can make a powerful statement in any spot and of course, add or enhance the room’s…

How To Decorate A Patio

Five Ways To Add Character To Your Patio Decor There is nothing better to me than sitting outside on the patio with a cup of coffee and just enjoying my yard. Depending on where you live, spring is done and your may be in the…

9 Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow For Inspiration

 Instagram Inspiration  Most of us here at the Kings Bay are self confessed Instagram junkies! With over 1 billion users, there is more than something for everybody, in fact, there are thousands of accounts at any given moment you could fall in love with. The…

Finding Your Style – Decorating A Living Room

With spring just around the corner it’s a great time to take stock of your decor. Have you been wanting to freshen up some pieces of furniture? Are you a new empty nester and ready for “real” furniture now that the kids are gone? Have…

The History Of The British Phone Box

You can find lots of unique items here at The Kings Bay, but besides our many dinosaurs, I think the coolest thing we sell are the British Phone Booths. Did you ever wonder how they became such a pop icon or what sparked the idea…

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For 2018

A Round Up Of The Perfect Gifts For Everyone On Your List   Simplify your holiday shopping this year with the perfect gift from The Kings Bay. Whether you are shopping for the person who has everything or family member celebrating their first Christmas in…

Antique Hardware & Vintage Door Knobs – Staff Favorites!

A Round Up Of Our Favorite Vintage Styled Pieces and Antique Hardware!   Antique hardware and antique door knobs are awesome! There may be more creative ways to say that, but let's just keep it simple. All of us here at The Kings Bay love…

Pendulux – Unique Lamps, Clocks, and More!

Pendulux: Innovative Yet Nostalgic Pendulux’s products take you on a reminiscent journey into the past, where high quality materials are used to re-imagine the necessary inventions for the modern era.  Every item is designed by hand using components made of solid brass, polished aluminum, individually…

Outdoor Garden Benches

Make The Most Of Your Outdoor Space This Year! Now that nicer weather is on the horizon, you can start making plans to spend more time in your own garden oasis. The first step to ensure your time outdoors is relaxing and enjoyable, is to…

Housewarming Gifts – The Ultimate Guide On What To Give!

College graduate in your life getting their first apartment? Newlyweds moving into their first home? Your dearest forever friends moving into their dream home? Buying the perfect housewarming gift can be difficult, and definitely not a “one size fits all” situation. We have traveled the…