the find {dining room nook}…

a nomadic abode

i wish i could say with any modicum of truth that my eye is so finely trained that i can instantaneously isolate what’s missing from any given scheme by simply throwing a cursory glance in its general direction: sadly i cannot…

for if i could, it wouldn’t have taken me several months of painstaking chopping & changing, switching out & rearranging to finally create a console area that feels worthy of its prominence in my home…

a nomadic abode

turns out all it really needed was a chance acquisition of a £2.50 woven basket from a local op shop i stumbled upon this week…

its soft curves & generous dimensions break up all the angles which were making the scheme feel too static, the texture & pattern brings visual interest whilst the neutral palette ties in nicely with other key pieces around it…

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10 thoughts on “the find {dining room nook}…

  1. Ahhh it’s gorgeous! And yes, the perfect piece 🙂 You would never think it’s that difficult to create beautifully balanced vignettes but it does take skill and patience and TIME. The console in my dining room gets changed around weekly and it’s still not right!! xxx

    • i think you just need a heck of a lot of stuff on hand… i thought i had a lot, but turns out not the case! 😉

  2. It looks so good. I’d love to see the whole dining nook from a distance again, it’s one of my favorite interior spots. The giant b&w art, those wishbone chairs, the skylight…in love! xo

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