LOFT SPACE AS AN ART STUDIO; Loft and library combined: Rustic and industrial make a happy marriage in designer Jill Sharp Brinson's Atlanta house. Her 1936 cottage's old barn beams to define the loft and steel shelves for books. From House Beautiful
An industrial worktable, topped with custom-cut glass, serves as the kitchen island in this rustic cabin kitchen. Stools were rescued from a factory and a vintage zinc icebox offers hidden storage while open Douglas-fir shelves hold dishes and cookware.
Corrugated metal panel has an interesting relationship with natural wood. This could be an interesting look at the service counter, with the metal top and new metal panels accented with simple shallow wood shelves.