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Another good application for nautical knots besides the high seas: a rope-pull
Sloping rope, up, over and down, gives design to the high ceiling space. Easy to find a pulley at a garage sale. The single bulb could be shaded. The table is a door - sitting on heavy braided wound cable. 5 Quick Fixes: Repurposed Doors as Decor : Remodelista
Piet Hein Eek had this very creative design idea for one of their client’s foyer wall. They simply covered it with a bunch of old doors, cut and arranged to fit together like puzzle pieces that fill the entire wall. Some of them look worn, others look newer, some are plain, some have patterns. This quirky, rustic melange looks so great against the modern staircase.