Tour the 2009 I'On Idea Cottage

Find fresh design ideas and style tips from our Idea Cottage in I'On, South Carolina.

2009 Idea Cottage: Space-Savvy Design

With its eco-friendly construction and beach-chic feel, our Idea Cottage in I’On, South Carolina, shows how to live large in a small footprint.

The Master Bedroom
Photographer Tria Giovan, Stylist Lindsey Ellis Beatty 

The Master Bedroom

Designer Trick: This canopy is deceptively simple. Angie had a plywood “top” wrapped with fabric. A skirt, the back panel, and corner panels simply drape from the top. The entire thing hangs from the ceiling with chains that Angie covered with ruched sleeves.

Favorite Detail: the vintage rattan headboard―it dresses down all that silk and fabric. It’s all about creating a high-low mix.

Take a tour of the Master Bedroom.

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Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.