from the Donny Osmond Home Collection say it all.
VEGAS ó To celebrate his 50th anniversary in show
business, Donny Osmond decided to go home ó to your
home, actually, with a line of decorative accessories
and his wife, Debbie, launched the Donny Osmond Home
Collection during the winter Las Vegas Home Furnishing
Market recently. They didnít tiptoe into the market
with a few offerings, either. The collection boasts more
than 500 products in multiple categories, including case
goods, upholstery, bedding, preserved botanicals, wall
art, lighting, rugs, and even home fragrance and
something we have been talking about for many
years," says the performer. The couple, who are
parents to five grown children and have six
grandchildren, wanted something they could do together
well into their golden years.
philosophy behind the line is family centric,
comfortable and transitional. The tagline for the
collection is "Making Home and Family Number
One" ó something the Osmonds have tried to do in
their own lives.
way Debbie decorated was like a breath of fresh
air," Donny Osmond said.
goal has always been to create a Ďhavení for Donny
and our children, focused on a casual and comfortable
lifestyle," she says. "Itís a home. Youíve
got to be able to live in it. We want our kids to bring
their friends. The party is always at our house!"
said their family wore out couches about every three
not a showpiece. Itís a place to live," he says.
Osmondsí personal taste leans toward casual and
contemporary, which is reflected in many of their
rely on textured neutrals to create warmth, and accent
colors to keep it fun and fresh," Debbie Osmond
husband encouraged her to share this style with the
collection offers a great assortment of products that
are not challenging and have ease of use for your home
design," she says.
couple enlisted the help of 12 manufacturers, including
A & B Home for the occasional furniture and
decorative items, Anji Mountain for the natural fiber
area rugs, KAS for area rugs, Bougainvillea for the
preserved botanicals, Ellison First Asia for the
bedding, and Lamp Works for the lighting. They have even
introduced a line of stylish fans.
fun. The ideas come from us, but obviously we listen to
whatís trending and the licensees," Debbie Osmond
collection is now a huge part of their lives, and
although he has no intention of leaving show business
for the furniture industry, his wife says the added work
of creating the home furnishings brand is good.
better when heís active," she says, laughing.
says he really took to the home furnishings industry
because it is always changing, evolving and challenging
your creativity. "Debbie has been studying interior
design her whole life," he adds.
makes it fun is when you have a neutral palette, then
you can introduce new colors and trends with accent
pieces and lighting," she says. "People are
changing their homes a lot nowadays, painting their way
and moving things around."
that in mind, the Osmonds have kept the collection at a
moderate price point.
would say it will be reasonable, and most families can
afford it," she says.
of the products can be purchased on Amazon now, and by
April the website www.donnyosmond.com will have a full
database of retailers from national chains to smaller
shops by ZIP codes.
Osmond Home is a celebration of life and love,"
says Debbie Osmond.