vintage chandelier. [houzz=http://www.houzz.com/photos/360409/kitchen-eclectic-kitchen-]
wrought iron, white lacquer
matchy-matchy furniture sets. Instead, mix wood pieces in a variety of natural finishes with metal ones that show a little age. New-world chic: The seating area above epitomizes the French country approach to furniture. The fauteuil chairs, table and shelf all blend in sophisticated yet unstudied harmony, tied
with the furniture as well as the composition. If these charming chairs were tightly tucked in under the table/desk, the room would have a completely different feeling. Pulling them out makes the room seem more welcoming, and makes it more obvious that this is a workspace and not a dining table.