Love this look? Recreate it at home in three simple steps. 1. The Darcey Shelves - Generous storage with a solid oak frame and shelves in ombre tones of grey. 2. The Scott 3 Seater Sofa - Blends a sleek mid-century silhouette with a velvet buttoned seat cushion for a statement look. 3. The Branko Cowhide Rug - Its chevron chic is inspired by parquet floors.
Step Inside the Eclectic Home of an L.A. Design Writer
The kilim-covered stairs are the first thing you see when you step inside. Christine sourced the runners online, then with the help of friend Genevieve Carter, a former Commune designer, she cut them up, laid them out to land on a pattern, and worked with Lawrence of La Brea rugs on the install.
Shabby-Chic is a kind of interior decoration style where furniture and furnishings are either selected for their look of age and indications of damage or where new things are distressed to realize the look of an old-fashioned item. Shabby Chic things are frequently painted with many layers, hence revealing places that were clearly timeworn. Furnishings which aren't authentic collectibles are often chosen because of their similarity to furniture... FULL ARTICLE @ http://coastersfurniture.org/