By Sing0. Living Room. At Thursday, June 07th 2018, 04:20:28 AM.
While an offbeat piece can certainly be incorporated as a contrast or statement piece, don`t stray too far from the traditional baseline. While it`s fun to experiment, if you're into really unexpected combinations, this probably isn't the style for you.
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.
Built-in bookcases. Built-in bookcases are an ideal storage solution for traditional living rooms. To make sure the look doesn’t veer into contemporary territory, consider adding some decorative moulding around the perimeter, picture lights at the top, and be sure to use traditional hardware on cabinet doors. A simple design like this one courtesy of Nastasi Vail Design is ideal.
Enlightened comfort "Old Hollywood" style. Pastel shades of blue and linen also white grace this living–room in a stylish commendation to "Old Hollywood". The secret to 'Old Hollywood' manner is in the opulent details: tufted furniture with nail head trim and ´velvet pillows´ plus mirrored end‐tables with a white shag rug also metallic‐accents. But how to keep a pastel living–room from ´feeling’ too chilly also formal? Warm it up together with a prosperous espresso floor plus `fawn walls´.