Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Knack Studios

Hello, dream job (it's on my "some-day" list)! Knack Studios specializes in re-purposing found objects, offering an eclectic selection of furnishings such as radically re-surfaced furniture with distinctive hardware, salvaged re-designed lighting fixtures, and unconventional soft goods. Each and every piece you see has been given new life with much detail, passion and creativity. As someone who's obsessed with make-overs of just about any kind, you can imagine my excitement when I stumbled upon Knack! I started doing something similar with a girlfriend a while back, but it ended up taking up too much of my time. I dream of re-vamping tired old furniture like this down the road...maybe when I have a garage and/or working design studio. The sky's the limit when it comes to re-purposing found objects, as you'll see this small selection of their work. You can learn more about Knack by visiting their website, Etsy shop, Lovely Clusters shop, or blog. Enjoy!



















9 comments:

  1. wow, great finds - I love the painted pieces in such fun colours!

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  2. What gorgeous bit and pieces! So many of the pieces in your pics would be so very welcome in my home!

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  3. Hiya, that top picture is especially gorgeous...really nice use of colours and light...but, all of them make me want to go and have a little poke-around....Lis x

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  4. Barb Blair, owner of knack, lives close to me and helped me start my blog! she is as lovely as her pieces are and is a fantastic person! loved that look!

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  5. Wow! This is a good address!!
    xx
    Greet

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  6. ooooh! I could lose myself amongst all that stuff. I'm off to visit their web site now...

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  7. thank you so much for this lovely post!

    I'm so flattered to be featured over here at your place!

    xo knack

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  8. I love the turquoise colored furniture!! I did an entry on re-purposed things...they are so fun!! (like jam jars or mason jars as drinking cups!) such a great article!

    -Reanna
    *get inspired!*
    http://thegypsyswindow.blogspot.com/

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  9. How cute are those French-country inspired pastels and lighting fixtures?! Great find!

    Ashley
    http://honeysucklechic.com/

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