Through the lens of wabi-sabi, everything in a home — from a makeshift vase to the attic windows — presents an opportunity to see beauty, because beauty is ordinary.
PHOTO: JOE COCA
Kate NaDeau’s cozy Maine home epitomizes the literally down-to-earth style of wabi-sabi.
Wabi-sabi honors clean, minimalist spaces as well as organic materials and nature.
Enjoy the beauty of a work in progress, such as this wagon of potted plants waiting to be places.
Well-trod floorboards and worn furniture are perfect examples of beauty in the everyday.
Wabi-sabi is design that appreciates and purposefully seeks out simple, well-loved additions.
These speckled quail eggs are beautiful in their simplicity.
Enjoy the feel of cupping a well-shaped mug.
Embrace wabi-sabi with items that honor history.