Blog - Tag: How To | Blue Ridge Chair

Blog - Tag: How To

By Natalie DeRatt, 10/15/2018 - 12:06
Jackson Hole, WY

Winter travel destinations are a little bit different. You have to factor in cold weather of course, and from there decide on what exactly you’re looking for. Are you seeking a refuge from the cold season, or a place to spend time outside? Or are you looking for a charming winter town where you can simply embrace the season? Your answers to these questions will point toward wildly different destinations. But to provide a little something for everyone, we've put together a range of different kinds of places in the list below:

By Lisa Landes, 01/08/2018 - 15:34
a group camping in the woods at night with a fire going

The best topic for the winter months: how to stay warm. Throughout our years of camping, overlanding, and hanging out by the fire we have learned some new tricks along the way. You can’t tell an outdoorsman/woman to stay indoors when the temperatures drop. Outdoor hobbies fuel our fire and have us looking forward to that weekend adventure no matter what! Simply making some adjustments to fit each season will keep you ready to go and always prepared.

By Lisa Landes, 10/11/2017 - 11:34
Parents and their son sitting by the river in blue ridge chairs

Generally, a good portion of parents still think their kids should be outside, playing in the dirt, running along the stream, skipping rocks and away from those addictive electronics 24/7. Sunshine and fresh air brings smiles for the whole family…until you realize you forgot your son or daughter’s teddy bear, or that extra pack of diapers! AH! 

By Natalie DeRatt, 09/11/2017 - 15:05
Blue Ridge Chair Works is Made in USA

Ever since Blue Ridge Chair Works conception in the 2000's, we've been Made In USA. In fact, we've been Made in Western North Carolina out of American hardwood sent down to us from Michigan. Although this isn't the cheapest method, we believe it's the most authentic: bringing you beautiful, lasting, authentic outdoor furniture sculpted by highly skilled craftsmen who've lived in the area all their lives. To give you an idea of how our items are priced and how many hands really touch each one, we present to you: The Life of a Blue Ridge Chair.

By Natalie DeRatt, 05/09/2017 - 13:43
Outdoor Photography is the best!

Outdoor photography has different challenges than shooting indoors or taking portraits. Lighting, setting, and weather all play an important part in whether a photo turns our amazing or just so-so. There are some important factors to take into account than can really affect your outdoor photography. Here are some tips in order to get that perfect outdoor shot!

By Natalie DeRatt, 05/01/2017 - 16:11

By Browning Hemric

Camping in the great outdoors is tough to beat in our book. With the hustle and bustle of our day to day, it’s wonderful to get to spend some quality time outside and sleep under the stars. Cooking while you’re camping however can be a little trickier than just grilling in the backyard. But never fear! You don’t have to eat cold ravioli, and with a little planning and preparation you can have delicious meals that are fun to prepare in the middle of nowhere!

By Natalie DeRatt, 03/31/2017 - 11:33
By Browning Hemric
Finally, it’s the weekend! You’ve worked hard all week and are looking forward to a great and relaxing two days…but what is there to do? Sometimes the work week can be so exhausting it’s hard to want to plan anything else but hang on the couch and watch movies. With a little creativity and planning though, you can have some fun and get creative this weekend. Test out a few of these clever little ideas!