HOUSE: Newburgh + Scavenging

Colors! And a coffee table after all, maybe.

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Isn’t this rug great?! It’s the Unni from IKEA. We bought two of them this weekend thinking we’d line them up in the hallway as a runner, but it worked out better to put one out there and one in here instead. I actually like how small it is, it’s just a happy little colorful surprise in the middle of the room. Also, it looks like the $15 coffee table is going to be used as a coffee table after all, at least for the time being. I’m not sure how permanent either of these pieces are in this room, but for now, they’re making me happy.

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9 Comments

  • Reply nathalie December 3, 2007 at 9:11 am

    i really like it ! Ikea is going to be opening in Ireland in 2 weeks … I can’t wait …
    i guess with the colorful rug now i won’t see your living room as black & white anymore 🙂

  • Reply Adam December 3, 2007 at 1:07 pm

    Wow! That looks awesome. I really do like the “colorful surprise” it brings to the room! I have a snow day today, so I am goofing off at home! I may try to take some pictures of the snow later.

  • Reply Karrey December 3, 2007 at 1:41 pm

    Ooh, I love that coffee table.

  • Reply midcenturyjo December 3, 2007 at 3:50 pm

    I have 2 of the same rugs as a hall runner. Thinking of sewing 6 together with big thick thread as a room rug. P.S. Love your place.

  • Reply Julie December 3, 2007 at 5:41 pm

    very nice pieces. they go together well, too. and that’s a spectacular table for $15.

  • Reply DawnMarie December 3, 2007 at 6:09 pm

    Such happy colors. I need to get to Ikea. I just know I am going to spend a fortune so I am waiting until I have more moola in the pocketbook.

    New to your blog. I am really enjoying it. You have wonderful style.

  • Reply Kathryn December 3, 2007 at 10:49 pm

    when i think of a home, this is how i would want mine to look…cozy, friendly and fun

  • Reply Anna at D16 December 3, 2007 at 11:32 pm

    Such nice comments, thank you so much. 🙂

    (Kathryn, that’s just about the best thing I could read right now!)

  • Reply Justine December 30, 2008 at 2:52 am

    I just got handjob for christmas after pining for it for a long long time!

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