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Alyssa Turner Cairns
Grand Rapids, MI
Leanne Jones Interiors, LLC
Atlantic Beach, FL
J. Marie Interiors, LLC
The handsomely stoic Bryanston Desk is a clean-lined three-drawer solid-oak writing desk in an antiqued hand-rubbed grey wash on a steel tube base with powder-coat finish.
Steel tube base with powder coat finish
Solid oak frame and drawers
Antiqued hand rubbed grey wash finish
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The antiqued and sealed steel tube frame holding natural-finish hardwood shelves gives the Baldwin Bookcase sparse lines, making it look as much like lofts or a ladder as it does a bookcase.
Steel tube frame
Antiqued metal sealed finish
Inset hardwood shelves in natural finish
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The Minto Desk takes an industrial swing at the small, simple secretary. A handcrafted steel pipe base supports a heavy gauge sheet metal top, all with a highly distressed gunmetal finish. The single drawer opens with a pull on either the hammered nickel knob or one of two handles.
Hand crafted steel pipe base
Heavy gauge sheet metal top
Gunmetal distressed sealed finish
If geometric patterns and abstract designs catch your eye, you'll love the Lutz Wall Unit. This partially encased shelving system uses steel frame work with a light rustic black finish to build the external etagere and reclaimed elm and mid burnt oak to offer enclosed storage spaces.
Steel frame, light rustic black
Reclaimed elm and mid burnt oak
Built completely of reclaimed wood with light wax finish, the Fowler Bookcase takes on a very Craftsman-like DIY flavor with its functional form, steel braces, antiqued corner straps and cast iron wheels.
Reclaimed wood with light wax finish
Antiqued corner straps
Cast iron wheels
The Lasko Coffee Table combines practical storage and aesthetic style. It showcases many different finishes and textures of recyled elm wood as squares on the faces of its two drawers.
Reclaimed elm wood squares
A booklovers delight, the Avila Book Shelf features an open design wonderful for strategically placed literature or accessories. Each reclaimed Indian hardwood shelves shines through its unique variance in tone, while the steel frames created a contemporary mixed medium flair.
Reclaimed Indian hardwood shelves
Steel frames with antiqued brown finish
Paint tones on wood can vary in color and coverage
The Oxford Tall Bookcase certainly lives up to its name. Handcrafted from steel sheet in a dark gunmetal finish, eight fixed shelves rise and rise in a towering architectural design.
Dark gunmetal finish
Eight fixed shelves
Reclaimed wood composes the crown molding, shelves and case of the Portebello Bookcase. Both double-door cabinets hold an adjustable shelf. The antiqued steel frame contributes further to the casual Craftsman-like vibe.
Antiqued steel frame
Crown, base cabinet and shelves in reclaimed wood
Adjustable top shelves
1 removable shelf in each base cabinet
Reclaimed wood composes the top of the Portebello Desk. The antiqued steel frame with X-brace back contributes further to the casual Craftsman-like vibe. Four caster feet make this work station practically portable.
Steel frame construction on casters
Reclaimed solid wood top/shelves
The Desmond Desk serves up a functional, rustic and modern style. The charcoal oak desktop reserves space for magazines or folders that would normally clutter a desk. And the industrial black metal legs create a clean line straight to the floor.
Built-in magazines rack
Industrial black metal legs
This bookcase is elegant in its simplicity. The long, thin rails created a tall, sleek aesthetic.
A stripped paint finish over the reclaimed wood shelves of the Madison Bookcase gives this display case a hefty dose of rustic simplicity to accompany its antiqued black steel frame.
Stripped paint finish
Antiqued black steel frame
Utilitarian to a nearly industrial degree, the steel tubes in front of the black-painted reclaimed pine frame of the Whitman Bookcase themselves frame the collectibles displayed on the four flexible shelves.
Built in reclaimed pine with black paint finish
Flexible shelves, not fixed
Steel tubes in front
Industrialism and mixed mediums. The Crane Desk is both of these things. Its hand crafted oak base's angles and apron are for function, as well as style. Its zinc metal top has a grey stained finish for a vintage and functional look.
Hand crafted oak base
Grey stained finish
Zinc metal top
Blackened steel tube forms a rounded-off modern frame in the Ackton Desk. Reclaimed pine forms the top, drawer face and lower shelf of the desk, with a sealed finish showing off the wood top's natural charm. A simple antiqued brass cup pull opens the single right-hand drawer.
Reclaimed pine, sealed top
Blackened steel tube frame
With a classic old Spanish style, the Ashbee Desk is constructed from solid reclaimed elm and features a wrought iron stretcher that is hand forged. Its rustic charm is undeniable, while is function is practical.
Classic old Spanish style
Solid reclaimed elm construction
Hand forged wrought iron stretcher
A modern standout, the Leary Desk uses stainless steel brushed warm bold to form the primary structure of the desk and a white inset concrete as the desktop. Its lines are simple, yet abstract.
Gold warm brushed
White concrete inset