Schoolhouse Chic has been emerging for some time now and I thought it was time to take a break from the flurry of images in my head and examine the look.
Rising out of this design comes the love for globes, educational charts & maps, chalkboard everything, glass beakers as vases, card catalog storage, schoolhouse lighting, use of letters & numbers and the industrial feel of school desks, stools and chairs.
Some images to illustrate,
Design Sponge sneak peek
Letter wall hooks, C.S. Post & Co.
Iron jack, C.S. Post & Co.
Learn about the conifers of Canada with lovelydesign’s Conifer print
Design Sponge sneak peek, Katarina Andersson
Design Sponge sneak peek, Jack and Lulu
Swim locker, Museum of Useful Things
Design Sponge, Amy Zurcher
Metal gym lockers, Extra Virgin Home
Incredible chalkboard in a playroom featured in Charlotte Home & Garden
Old School book, Uppercase
the converted Federal-style schoolhouse of Jason Oliver Nixon and John Loecke, Country Living
letters & numbers, C.S. Post & Co.
vintage Sears fan, Vintage Interiors
My vintage school chalkboard on a stand