Darby is a friend of mine and was dealing with a good problem to have: lots of great stuff and not-so-great ways to display it.
Here is where he started with his entry way:
So I poorly drew him a re-do, with some collaboration with Miss Lyndsey, using items already in the photo (because who wants to go out and buy MORE stuff). Here’s my sketch:
And… ta-da! I love it! (Sorry for the blurry cell phone pic)
It’s amazing what a little horizontal shelving will do to simplify a space. I think that’s why credenzas are so popular these days. Low furniture instantly provides a classic touch.