before and after

before & after: chris’s cabinet + media console

by Kate Pruitt

I appreciate the convenience and efficiency of simple modular furniture, but sometimes it can be hard to make them interesting. Using paint and minor decorative details, Chris has totally transformed two pieces of wood furniture that — let’s face it — were pretty boring and ordinary. You can tell Chris is a graphic designer by trade from his mastery of composition and color; I really love the mixture of solid blocks of color and sections of natural wood. The new designs suit the rectangular nature of the pieces, but modernize them in a really fresh, unexpected way. Great job, Chris! — Kate

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