Published at Friday, November 03rd 2017, 03:49:49 AM by Gaetane Marchetti. Coffee Tables. 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.
Published at Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:39:16 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. STEPHEN SHADLEY. I love to mix vintage rugs (Orientals right up through Navajos) with custom carpets designed specifically for texture and color. Blending them throughout a period or modern home updates the old and anchors the new.
Published at Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:29:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. Initially, area rugs – as we know them today – were used for practical and protective purposes. In cold climates, they provided warmth and a comfortable and cozy bed to sleep on. In more tropical climates, they were often used for protection, from thorns, sharp rocks and even wildlife.
Published at Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:17:27 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. WILLIAM HODGINS. Lay Flat! Rug should not take over the room. Wool—not nylon! DONNA LIVINGSTON. Most often, I love to kick start a project with an Antique area rug. I look for area rugs that are high quality hand knotted with both wool and silk.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:15:28 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. JUAN MONTOYA. First of all I look into the climate (tropical, mountain, cold, etc) before choosing material and design. Size depends on if I want the floor to show or not, but also to delineate the space.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:12:17 PM. Coffee Tables By Mare O'Connor. This pretty slab table has been in CB2`s playbook for some time now, and with good reason. The silhouette is simple enough that the materials really shine (its iron base is super sturdy!) and at 42" long, it hits that not-too-big not-too-small Goldilocks size that`s just right.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 18:44:26 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. The rug, a beautiful and richly designed piece, is believed to have been made in Mongolia, featured a hand-knotting technique called Ghiordes that is still in use today. Even though it is argued by some historians that the first woven pile rugs were made in Mongolia, it is widely agreed that it is the Persians who perfected it.
Published at Wednesday, June 06th 2018, 20:51:30 PM. bookcases By Riordan Lynch. In Queen Anne’s reign in England (1702–14), bookcases became extremely simple, relying for effect on fine proportions and veneers. They normally had a straight front, the doors of the lower portion revealing drawers when open. Within a few years architectural characteristics such as pediments, cornices, and pilasters became prominent.