Ballard Designs is a leading source for European-inspired home furnishing and décor. The Naomi Home Office featured in their online design gallery features non-compromising European details with its bold desk and bookshelf. The upholstered chair invites you into this efficient workspace. To purchase these three key components of this inspiration room you will spend $2058. By selecting similar knockoff pieces you will spend only $580, a savings of $1478 or 71 percent.
Anchoring the workspace is the Bourdonnais Desk in a rubbed black finish. It features a decorative "X" design in the side panels. Ballard's price for the desk is $899. Cost Plus World Market sells the similar styled Antique Black Easton Desk for a fraction of the cost, $169.99. You save $729.01, or 80 percent.
The Bourdonnais Double Bookcase is low and functional in this home office. It measures 60 inches wide and has two sturdy shelves for books and accessories. It retails for $649. Once again, Cost Plus World Market pulls through with a great knockoff. The Antique Black Verona Bookshelf comes in a black finish with similar design features. With a price tag of only $119.99 each, you can place two of the bookcases together to get the same storage capacity. Your cost for two bookcases is $239.98, a savings of $409.02 or 63 percent.
The Gramercy Upholstered Chair is a best seller for Ballard Designs. It comes in an array of fabric options and leg finishes. The bold botanical print featured in the Naomi Home Office totals $509. Target has a similar Scoop Upholstered Accent Chair for $169.99. By purchasing this chair you save $339, or 66 percent.
This has been a guest post by Amanda from Erath, LA.
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