Home Accents Today’s Retail Stars list recognizes independent brick-and-mortar retailers of home accents – including furniture stores, home accessories boutique stores and interior design showrooms – that merchandise creatively, have a positive presence in their local communities and stand out from the competition.
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To nominate a retailer for our 2021 list, email Thomas Lester at [email protected].
Lee Brennon Charles Home Market LLC
Estimated 2019 total sales: Less than $1 million
Home accent specialist, founded in 2016. Key suppliers include Creative Co-Op for decorative accessories; Banyan Designs for wall décor; C&F Enterprises for soft goods. Attends Las Vegas Market. Describes visual merchandising scheme as a mixture of eclectic vintage and new merchandise. Best retail idea has been offering a Shop Hop experience with another store, which allows customers to explore each store.
In their own words
What sets you apart from others in your market?
I love offering vintage find along side new merchandise to give a collected feel. We strive to keep our price point at a middle ground for those true hard working blue collar folks!
What is the best retail idea you have ever implemented that helped improve your sales/profits?
Offering a Shop Hop experience with similar store like mine to offer a shopping day for customer to explore each store.
Thomas Lester is Digital/Managing Editor for Home Accents Today. A graduate of Emory & Henry College’s Mass Communications program, Lester spent a dozen years working for newspapers in Virginia and North Carolina covering an array of subjects, ranging from community news, government, education, ACC sports, professional baseball and more before joining Home Accents Today in 2013. Reach out to me with your story ideas, tips and more at [email protected].