By Sing0. Living Room. At Thursday, February 28th 2019, 20:10:56 PM.
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.
Elegance with an edge. So can a living room be elegant and edgy all at once? The Honolulu home of designer Marion Philpotts Miller suggests the answer is yes. Certain stately furnishings like a grand piano are fixtures of finery, and music-loving Miller is a fan.
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.
Subtle glamour. Glamour doesn’t have to be over‐the–top. Sometimes it pays to take a ´less` is more approach to glamour. In this case it comes from the lovely detail in the fireplace mantel plus the high ceilings (emphasized through the long, deluxe drapes). The fur throw swathed ´across` the sofa adds the flawless touch.