(Photos courtesy Lou & Grey)
The design-centric Lou & Grey
, Westport, Connecticut's freshest boutique, opened a few short months ago. I arrived expecting to treat myself to a mid-summer wardrobe refresh, but was pleasantly surprised to find myself pining for the furniture and decor as well ("Hi, yes, I'd like to try on this top, but also, where do I get one of these bookshelves??") Large scale framed portraits lined one wall, snuggled in between small plants in tin and terracotta pots. And how about that marble topped table with copper pipe legs? It creates an industrial-luxe look, paired with the rows of copper shade pendants from Tom Dixon
Leave your friends to live-tweet their dressing room #struggles while you recline in a metal-framed armchair with a basket-woven leather seat (above), your feet propped up on a tree trunk accent table. Here are a few great finds that I was actually allowed to take from the store, all of which are totally versatile—and under $100.