along with primitive pieces," says interior designer Jennifer Harris. "Antiques get a fair play too, whether they have sentimental value or are simply a piece that a client just fell in love with." Harris often freshens up antiques with a coat of semigloss paint or by reupholstering them in a wild, funky
whole, primitive, antique journey," she says. "I've put different pictures in it and hung it different places, but I love it where it is now. I just Googled for old cowboy photos, printed them, and stuck them on the panes with tape. Easy art."
4. Go primitive. Lions aren't always about flowing manes and fierce golden eyes. A pair of roughly hewn sculptures in an otherwise sleek dining area provides an arresting contrast and captures the raw power of these animals.