By Lauren Smith
The first step when decorating your home is to always set a budget. But that doesn't mean when you fall hard for a sofa, you shouldn't sink a few extra bucks into it. Giving into your desire to splurge happens — even to professionals. Want proof? We asked some of our go-to designers what they couldn't resist purchasing for themselves.
"An iconic furniture piece or object is always worth the splurge for me," says Los Angeles designer Stefani Stein. Which is why she thought these vintage Guillerme et Chambron lounge chairs worth the splurge — even though the pair retail for $8,000.