In lieu of Fridays Finest Finds, I thought I'd change things up a bit and start a new weekly post called Craigslist This Space. I'll share an inspirational image and recreate the scene by finding similar pieces on Craigslist in the DC metro area and supplement non-secondhand items when necessary. So here we go...
Below is a very eclectic and energetic space designed by Windsor Smith for her L.A. home...
Windsor Smith via House Beautiful photo: Victoria Pearson
Now onto Craigslisting This Space...
Sofa: Vintage $250
Reupholster sofa in: John Robshaw Textiles (contact to purchase)
Turmeric Light Indigo
1st Chair: Upholstered Arm Chair $50
Reupholster in: Sunny Chevron by Pond Ripple (available soon on SpoonFlower)...
2nd Chair: Vintage Upholstered Chair $25
Reupholster in 2nd chair in: Beacon Hill Luxury Velvet Venetian Pink, $111.60/yard
3rd Chair: Vintage Accent Chair $105
Reupholster 3rd chair in: Robert Allen Velvet Mandarin, $104.50/yard
Coffee Table: Vintage Glass Top Coffee Table $75
Paint coffee Table: Benjamin Moore Low VOC Natura Paint in Decorators White...
Side Table: Hexagon Side Table $5
Dresser: Antique Victorian Era Dresser $?
Mirror: Classic Gilt Mirror $45
Spray paint lamps: Bright White by Krylon H2O
Chandelier: Vintage $15
To supplement items that I was unable to find on Craigslist, here are a few new selections...
2nd Stool: Interlocking Rings Stool, Wisteria $219
Wall Paint: Ben Moore, Low VOC Natura line in Pink Begonia...
Not every item may be exact, but the idea is simple...it is so easy to design an entire space using second hand items. You can be green and glamorous!