By Sing0. Living Room. At Saturday, June 16th 2018, 07:59:59 AM.
Shades of blue in the living room. Just because a room is traditional it doesn´t mean it can´t still have one or two modern pieces. A mid century modern sputnik chandelier is the perfect addition to this traditional living room from VV Design. It creates contrast and adds an element of urban cool to this elegant space.
Stone fireplace in a living room, A giant stone fireplace is the perfect starting point for a comfortable, traditionally decorated living room. Since traditional rooms rely on balance and symmetry, having such a distinct focal point to arrange furniture around is ideal. Designer Kim Regas used muted neutrals, soft textiles and inviting furniture to create a feeling of relaxed elegance.
Minimize technology, A common design dilemma in traditional rooms is how to incorporate modern technology like televisions. In this case the TV was placed above the fireplace in order to create a column effect and streamline the focal point, thus minimizing the impact of the television. In traditional spaces the more you can hide technology the better.
A counter–culture revolution, a strive to ´resuscitate´ a nostalgic past plus an artistic endeavor by some to give a new life to the discarded. Also an easy prerequisite dictated by budget restraints for others ― Shabby chic manner was born in the 1980s because of all those various reasons plus more.
In reality, we completely adore shabby–chic living–rooms that feature a hint of tone plus as they break‐up the visual tedium of diverse shades of white also give it a more exciting appeal. It is pale hues that are the preferred option in shabby–chic settings also with the likes of cool–blue plus gentle‐pink as well as light mint–green giving the space a refreshing atmosphere.