Create an inspiring desk with leftover canopy fabric. All you need are a basic hollow-core door and two sawhorses. First, Heather covered the door with a layer of felt; then she wrapped it with extra fabric. “I finished the edges with the same decorative trim that was applied to the curtains and repeated the nail-head design from the settee,” she says. style secrets: If your desk isn’t high enough, add casters to the sawhorse legs. To protect your fabric and provide a smooth writing surface, cover the desktop with a thin piece of glass.
White side chair: antique; for a similar look, try the Louis XVI Square Back Side Chair from Ballard Designs; ballarddesigns.com.
Lamps: Balustrade Lamp (1730L) by Aidan Gray; aidangrayhome.com for retailers.