Friday, April 10, 2015

Home tour- A decorator's modern and sophisticated Chicago loft!


This chic 950-square-foot, two-bedroom, one-bathroom Chicago loft belongs to decorator Shelby Girard. To make her small space feels lighter and airier, she painted the walls white and used L-shaped furniture to maximize seating. Purchasing primarily from affordable big-box retailers, scoring thrift finds and making a few DIY pieces, she was able to stretch her small budget. Let's check out her the outcome of her affordable designs, shall we?














Photo credit: Julia Brenner


Isn't this home super stylish? She definitely has a great eye for style and textures. I love how she mixes modern and antique pieces to achieve a layered, bohemian glam look. Such a modern and sophisticated abode, what's not to love? Do you love her effortlessly chic style as well?

5 comments:

  1. The mix makes this loft fascinating. Thanks for the tour.
    Vera

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  2. Love!!!! I want a photo of ME on the beach like that!

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  3. I love the faux banquette she created in the kitchen just using benches and love love the antique frames surrounding the TV, lovely!

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  4. Definitely love her chic style…great bar cart and adore the Saarinen table!

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