Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 06:55:59 AM by Delfina Stavros. Living Room. Light blue living room. Traditional style is often associated with grand spaces, but there‘s no reason why a smaller space can‘t be decorated in an elegant, traditional way. This room has very high ceilings but not a lot of floor space, so designer Amanda Carol substituted a coffee table for two stools, used large scale art to balance out the window, and incorporated tall millwork over the mantel to draw the eye upwards. The result is a somewhat small space that appears much grander than it really is.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM by Arlene Ivers. Living Room. Blue and white living room, If there`s one thing you can count on in traditional rooms it`s furniture with curved edges. While you may see a square or rectangular side or coffee table, the majority of pieces (particularly seating) will have soft edges and curved details.
Published at Thursday, July 19th 2018, 08:00:56 AM by Berta Nucci. Living Room. Dark and dramatic living room. Perhaps no style lends itself as well to drama as traditional style rooms. All it takes is a dark, rich wall color to enhance the inherent elegance and class. Toss a roaring fire in this room from Misiaszek Turpin Architects and you`ve got a recipe for a dramatically cozy space.
Published at Friday, July 27th 2018, 08:04:08 AM. Living Room By Seana MacAleese. Dramatic window treatments. To really bring home the traditional style, make sure to include dramatic floor-to-ceiling window treatments like the ones in this room decorated by Salvesen Graham. They can be pleated or not, have valances or not, and use tiebacks or not - but make sure they go all the way from the floor to the ceiling in order to get the full effect.
Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 17:18:44 PM. Living Room By Gracia Castellano. Then look inside the fireplace. The brick firebox is laid in a herringbone pattern. Subtle. The fauteuil facing the fireplace is a taupe velvet cut to create a 3D swirl pattern. And both the sofa and the club chair opposite it play the texture game with their small-weave diamonds. With the exception of the decorative pillows, the only non-textured pattern is at the windows. A tone-on-tone. Quiet. Elegant.
Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 08:37:55 AM. Living Room By Alisanne Rousseau. 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.
Published at Thursday, July 26th 2018, 07:51:47 AM. Living Room By Johanna Boesch. 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.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 19:36:41 PM. Sofa By Chalina Fuentes. To create a cohesive and unified look to your room, having your furniture match can be a big step. Many sofas have loveseat counterparts that match very well, if not completely. An additional loveseat can be a great accompaniment to a sofa to give a few more seating options and keep the design consistent.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 09:02:32 AM. Interior By Laverne Lacroix. Preppy palette, hints of gold make buttoned-up pink and navy shades look a bit more glamorous. Embrace Americana, skip the primary versions of red and blue, and choose navy and burgundy for a nod toward patriotism that doesn’t overwhelm your space. Chic blend, this blogger proves that mixing patterns and textures can be a smashing success when you stick to a simple color palette.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 05:38:37 AM. Coffee Tables By Berta Nucci. I’m not sure how this can increase the functionality of the coffee table. Maybe there could be a situation when several guests might be spread all over the living room and it might be inconvenient for them to keep getting up in order to reach the coffee table.