By Al3xa. Coffee Tables. At Sunday, April 29th 2018, 19:12:35 PM.
Aah, the esteemed Saarinen table. Beautiful, sleek and versatile, but at nearly $3,000, it`s quite the investment. Though $500+ isn`t a bargain-basement price either, Lippa`s version of the classic design is certainly more attainable and just as attractive.
The Reeve table from West Elm is reminiscent of something you`d be really fortunate to find second-hand or vintage, but if you don`t have such luck (or the patience to hunt one down), this is a really great alternative.
This graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin begins with a sanded, one-inch acrylic surface that he then drills with a whimsical sampling of holes. He fills the holes with vibrantly pigmented epoxy resin. And the effect: a raindrop-splattered puddle reflecting the colors of the world around it.
Many victorious artists also designers sketch on the past for their inventive breakthroughs, with this principal surely extends to interior‐decor too. It‘s hard to graze through design‐magazines lacking coming across a modern‐space that absorb a standout Mid‐Century chair or an industrial–kitchen that relies on the stirring colors of vintage implement.
The unique floor‐lamp recreates a 1907 scheme by Mariano Fortuny. Here, the colors plus tangled patterns sense very casual also traditional but on individual examination with almost every individual section is contemporary. White wainscoting with paneled cabinetry carry back a homey‐aesthetic occupied with ‘memories‘ of trends past. But check–out that tropical ‘backsplash‘ designs! An acrylic–panel over patterned–wallpaper is all you require to get the look.