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Monday
May052008

The view from here


Thought I'd turn around and take a snap. Tidied up my office this weekend and took this picture from where my office chair is. I realised I hadn't shown any more photos of where I slave away in my free time. Just kidding. Lousy photo but I'm actually quite proud of this small space. Everything in this room with the exception of the kilim which I have had for over 15 years was bought in a thrift shop, on eBay, Etsy, secondhand shop, fleamarket or created by me. Mind you I don't get to sit in the Grant Featherston Numero chairs that much as I'm always over here on the computer! I had the chairs reupholstered after I found them in a thrift store - is that cheating? Anyway just thought you'd like to see. Now if I just squeeze over to the other side of the room I could take another shot. Maybe next time.

Reader Comments (9)

is that a turkish rug?

I love the pillows , and as is art work.

Beautiful.

5 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterNEW YORK MUHTARI

I loved your Blog is THE BEST...

5 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterSusi.a

Very cool! Thanks for showing us!

5 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterBarb McMahon

Fun room! -Julia :-)

5 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterHooked on Houses

The artwork is yours? What a great room to work in. Show us your desk next time. I really like to see where people work.

5 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterLori

I freaking LOVE your office...those grant chairs and your art ROCKS!!!

5 May 2008 | Unregistered Commenterkim.

Thanks guys! It's a work in progress. The rug IS turkish and the artwork is mine too. Hope the 3M hooks hold :)

6 May 2008 | Unregistered Commentermidcenturyjo

where oh where did you find that b+w fabric???? its great!

7 May 2008 | Unregistered CommenterAnonymous

Anonymous which one? :) The houndstooth is by Warrick Fabrics and is thankfully not a "to the trade only fabric". The trellis fabric is of course KWID but I got the pillow from decorative instincts on etsy while the busroll fabric is vintage and found at a fleamarket.

7 May 2008 | Unregistered Commentermidcenturyjo

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