Happy Monday! Did you have a fab weekend? I hope so! As per usual, I spent mine hunting antique stores and furniture shops. Shagreen-covered accessories and tables seem to be everywhere these days, and I can't get enough of them. They have become my new favorite way to spice up an interior. Did you know the material is the pebbly hide of a stingray or dogfish? Today, we typically see faux-shagreen pieces. I love how the texture takes clean-lined and simple objects and imbues a sense of glamour in to them.
Due to its extreme durability, shagreen is often used on furniture. I love this shagreen-covered desk:
There are an array of shagreen-covered trays out there. I think a tray is a great way to add just a touch of the material to your decor. I love this one and this one. They add a little luxe to an everyday vignette:
Are you wanting (needing) shagreen as much as me? If so, here are a few shagreen-covered pieces that I just love and I know you'll love, too:
1.) Shagreen Pillow Cover $90/2.) Zagliani Green Shagreen Faye Clutch $2,950/3.) Olivia Ivory Grey Shagreen End Table $1,099/4.) Shagreen Console with Nailhead Trim $2000/5.) Pink Shagreen iPhone Case $98/6.) Sergio Rossi Barbie Shagreen Ankle Booties $447.50/7.) Furbish Studio Shagreen Jewelry Box $150
That pink iPhone case is too much. I adore it. And I've had my eye on the Furbish jewelry box for months. Which item is your favorite??