You Still Haven’t Tried Rope Décor?
After spending the summer bouncing along the Eastern seaboard at friends’ homes, I can confirm this truth: You can shake the sand from your sandals, but it sticks in your mind. That explains my current obsession with rope design. It oozes sailor chic and utilitarian charm in every season. Designers and DIYers alike use it to weave natural texture into any room or décor—with frames, dinnerware, chandeliers—because it’s just that versatile. Here are six ways to rein this look into your home.
Add a maritime vibe to your front entryway or bathroom by hanging a statement mirror in your entryway or bathroom. Feeling crafty? Hot-glue some rope around the border of a mirror, and hang the mirror from a nautical-looking hook.