Make Vintage Modern

Designer Blair Gordon tells us how he gave a vintage Key West cottage some modern style.

Scale it Up
Photographer: Annie Schlechter

Scale it Up

To make the headboard in the master bedroom, Blair enlarged a photograph of an antique French mirror, laser-cut a piece of wood to match the shape, and upholstered it in a large-scale print. Nailhead trim not only echos the the detailing but also highlights the headboard's oversize, dramatic silhouette.

Headboard fabric: Osborne & Little. Sconces:

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