House Calls: Remaking a balmy workspace
January 29, 2015 - table lamp
Sue and Rob Okun of a District use their sunroom as a workspace, though they also wish it to be comfortable and mouth-watering and yield some storage. It acts as a pass-through between their dining room and their screened porch, though it also has windows and doors on each wall, so they are carrying difficulty arranging furniture.
Designer Annette Phillips creates a incomparable workspace with face-to-face stations and adds a console list for storage. Phillips, of Inspired Design LLC (703-819-1071, www.yourstyleinspired.com), is formed in Vienna.
Paint a walls a low blue, such as Benjamin Moore’s Blue Daisy, to concede a walls to incline and a windows to mount out.
A round rug brings a seat groupings together and adds density and warmth.
A non-white roof prevents a blue walls from reflecting on a ceiling. Try Benjamin Moore’s Carrington Beige.
Install a easier roof fan to make it some-more cohesive with a light tie in a adjacent dining room.
A new chair creates a cozy indentation for reading.
Natural shades supplement texture and can be sealed in a colder months to forestall feverishness loss.
Accessories: Oriental Weavers Infinity carpet in blue and beige ($600 for 8-foot turn rug, www.rugs-direct.com); Dimond Farmhouse Bellwether copper list flare ($318, www.amazon.com); Brazoria list flare ($169,www.homedecorators.com); Minka Concept II bronze hugger-style 44-inch roof fan ($290, www.lampsplus.com); string board hammered dot fate ($39-$59, www.westelm.com); Smith Noble woven-jute shades in Fiji Mist (prices change by size; www.smithandnoble.com); Barnes antiqued coronet 28-to-48-inch screen rod set ($70, www.crateandbarrel.com); Real Simple fabric drawers in Chocolate ($10) and Soho tiny mirror ($110), both from www.bedbathandbeyond.com; 16-by-26 lumbar sham and Chiara ikat cover ($80, www.potterybarn.com).
Spencer wood-framed leather recliner ($1,599, www.westelm.com).
Palmer mango-wood table ($1,149, www.arhaus.com).
Meloni armchair in brownish-red connected leather ($479, www.homedecorators.com).
Kameron essay table ($629, www.homedecorators.com).
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