By Sing0. Living Room. At Monday, June 04th 2018, 12:58:42 PM.
Warm colors in a living room, one of the hallmarks of traditional style is symmetry. While rooms aren't always made up of perfect mirror images, they are usually very well-balanced, both in terms of furniture and architecture. Notice in this traditional living room by Cameron Mobley Interior Design that although the armchairs are completely different from one another, they consist of a similar visual weight, balancing each other out and maintaining the symmetry of the space.
This means no jewel tones, and certainly nothing overly bright or neon. Reds, blues, greens and yellows are right at home, as are every possible shade of white, taupe, beige and gray.
His eye for quality is revealed in his treasured old Lucite chair, Eames-style white leather armchair, and Frank Gehry cardboard chair, all of which mingle with his own clean-lined designs. Traditional toile draperies from Duralee and ice-blue walls set off the elegant mix.
Paint color. Select a paint–color that doesn’t stand out as the focal–point of the space. You want a tone that `harmonizes` with your furnishings but doesn‘t purloin the spotlight. Opt for cream‐colored walls with cozy and golden undertones to coordinate with your brown plus blue also red 'furnishings'.