Sometimes when you are trying to design on a tighter budget, you have to get creative. You have to seek out unexpected sources for art, lamps, furniture, rugs, etc. It takes a little extra digging, but can lead to some seriously swoonworthy finds.
I bet you’d never guess where some of these pretty things are from …
First clue: While it’s no secret that kids’ rooms have become WAY more sophisticated than when we were growing up … sometimes shopping those stores designated just for kids can yield some beautiful pieces that are actually quite adult.
|Restoration Hardware Baby + Kids Dandelion Art|
|PBTeen Teardrop Chandelier|
|PBTeen Mercury Glass Accessories|
How many of you think of Urban Outfitters as kind of an edgy, I might-be-too-old-for-it, there’s-nothing-in-it-for-me store? Think again.
|Urban Outfitters Zigzag rug|
|Urban Outfitters Brass Leaf Side Table|
Did you ever consider that you might find just what you’re looking for at a hardware store?
|Lowe’s Baxton Studio White Table|
|Lowe’s Pewter Chandelier
Even some older stores and brands known more for their clothing are branching out into home decor items … with very on-trend pieces and budget-friendly prices.
|Land’s End Ikat Pillow Cover|
|JcPenny Antiquus Lamp|
|JcPenny Versailles Mirrored Chest|
So what do you think? Time to think outside the box?