Rattan and cane are not just for the porch anymore
1. Raising Cane
Created in collaboration with interior designer and HGTV personality Leanne Ford, the Fields cane back accent chair is a modern take on the classic barrel chair shape. Constructed of bentwood and cane, it comes in a natural wood version with white upholstery or stained charcoal gray with matching cushions. It’s available for $999 at Crate and Barrel in Upper Northwest D.C.’s Spring Valley neighborhood (202-364-6100; crateandbarrel.com).
2. Keep on the Grass
Enhance the decor of a casual room or add an organic element to a modern space with the Keyes globe rattan pendant. The seagrass shade is handmade, 20½ inches in diameter, and accented with a 5-inch round, bronze-finish ceiling plate. The light fixture retails for $299 at Arhaus in Rockville (301-230-2973; arhaus.com).
3. Dream Weaver
Inspired by a 1940s French design, this bed is the epitome of coastal elegance. The sturdy and shapely frame is wrapped in rattan, with rattan strips laced through in a diamond pattern. The queen-size Avalon bed is $1,998, and the king-size is $2,298 at
Serena & Lily on Bethesda Row (240-531-1839; serenaandlily.com).
4. On the Side
Add style and texture to a dining room with a buffet that has a midcentury-modern vibe. It features a caned oak veneer with brass hardware, has three handy storage drawers, and is 70 inches wide by 19 inches deep. The Wallace cane and oak sideboard is $1,798 at Anthropologie in Bethesda (240-345-9413; anthropologie.com).
5. Tray Chic
Trays are so useful and versatile—for serving drinks in the dining room, holding mail in the foyer, or organizing small items on a bedside table. These decorative handwoven cane trays are sold in sets of three (13¾, 15¾ and 17¾ inches in diameter) for $120 at The Cottage Monet in Rockville Town Square (301-279-2422; cottagemonet.com).
6. Glass Act
Accessories are a great way to sample a trend without a big commitment. A mix of rattan and cane gives this frame a fresh take on a traditional design. The Ash mirror measures 24 by 36 inches and can be hung vertically or horizontally. Find it for $399 at Pottery Barn in Bethesda (301-654-1598; potterybarn.com).