Our Journal

Our Journal is a place where we want to share what inspires us, motivates us, a place where we would like invite you to come behind the scenes, join us at an event, read about us in a press article, or see what’s cooking at Cisco.

Elle Decor Earth Awards

Welcome to EARTH, an ELLE DECOR celebration of accountability, renewal, transformation, and humanity in design. Here, we survey 15 firms and brands working across interiors, architecture, and urban planning, each of which has inspired us to live better—and more sustainably—in our spaces and places.

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upcoming sustainability events

As a founding partner of the Sustainable Furniture Council (SFC), we start everything we do with sustainability in mind.

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Cisco travels to Guatemala

“It's a dream to work with family businesses like Cisco, those that produce objects mindfully that are good for our customers, our communities and the environment” (Wahil)

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A Charming Berkshires Farmhouse

A young couple seeks retreat from city life. It’s a tale as old as Manhattan. Four years ago, when Victoria and Jed Cairo bought a weekend house in the nearby Massachusetts Berkshires, they were newly engaged and pictured a place where friends and family would come for rollicking weekends filled with nature walks, bonfires, and libations. Check out our John Derian Brook Sofa in this gorgeous New York farmhouse.

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The Challenges of Furniture Delays

It’s been well over 14 months since we first went into lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. When As many people feared the loss of jobs among many other challenges, the furniture industry as a whole thought there would be an industry-wide slowdown.

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