Learning the Ropes: Designing with Rope

Typically, rope in interior design suggests a nautical style or a cottage in Nantucket…but…rope is now emerging as one of the chicest materials in interior design.

Of course, the master of transforming rope and jute into the most amazing works of art is Christian Astuguevieille.  Here are a few of his wonderful pieces…

Rope Commode – available at Holly Hunt

 

 

Astuguevieille Mirror for Couture Lab

 

Rope Room Divider – originally posted in Remodelista

Wood ceiling beams at Zengo New York  are suspended with heavy rope.

Zengo NYC

 

Mirror with Black Rope – Peter Marigold

 

Rope Mirror from Restoration Hardware

 

Rope Chandelier from Anthropologie

 

Rope Bannister – originally posted by Remodelista

 

Avido Restaurant – originally posted at Simon Food Favourites

 

Pendant light fixture from Ikea

Drapery tie back from Restoration Hardware

 

This is actually a DIY shelf idea…

 

 

 

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4 Responses to Learning the Ropes: Designing with Rope

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