My Style: modern traditional
Inspiration: the feeling of the place
Favorite Element: the apartment has architectural charm and history. It feels like a house not an apartment.
Biggest Challenge: having a bed in my living room and working with an office/kitchen/living room all-in-one with no storage!
Proudest DIY: painting the desk and the table.
What Friends Say: it feels very grown-up.
Biggest Indulgence: the nice pieces from Baker that I picked up on discount.
Best Advice: good design is good design - not a price point or a label.
Dream Sources: designs by Holly Hunt, Baker, Niermann Weeks
Furniture: coffee table and desk from Goodwill in West Virigina; desk chair from Ruff 'n Ready; Baker couch, side chair; console table picked up on the side of the road
Lighting: Eiffel tower lamp from Target; other lamps from Baker
Accessories: couch throw, bedding, and pillows from West Elm; Baker candlesticks and obelisks; ladder in bathroom from Ruff 'n Ready; small trees in bathroom from a flea market in West Virginia
Art: paintings from Ruff 'n Ready and Eastern Market; the cartoon above the fireplace is from Baker; kitchen art is from old magazines: Life and Lady's Home Journal; two watercolor prints in the bathroom were picked up in Pittsburgh
(Images: Rachael Grad)