Reupholstered in a graphite-toned mohair, this antiques shop find is the perfect desk companion. Keeping the back of the chair tuftless gave it modern styling. To complete the sophisticated upgrade, the faux-gilded finish was removed and replaced with paint that matched the room’s cream trim.
- Chair fabric: Plush Mohair in graphite by Beacon Hill, beaconhilldesign.com, available through Decorative Center Services; 713-961-9292, ext. 1320