Published at Tuesday, July 24th 2018, 10:19:11 AM by Carmelina Landi. Living Room. 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 Tuesday, April 03rd 2018, 08:30:46 AM by Adaliz Moreau. Living Room. 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 by Gracia Castellano. Living Room. Panelled walls, Nothing says traditional like a room with mahogany or cherry panelled walls. Different from the cheap veneer paneling popular in the 1970’s, the solid wood, rich color and detailed millwork, like in this room from PFA Design Group, is a hallmark of traditional style.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 08:16:37 AM. Living Room By Adaliz Moreau. In fact, there´s a freshness to this space thanks to the tightly upholstered furniture, iron lantern and architectural details which make it look very current.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 06:55:59 AM. Living Room By Delfina Stavros. 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 Saturday, July 21st 2018, 08:48:39 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. By not painting the lovely paneled walls and fireplace, Jeffrey allowed the space to bask in the warmth of the wood’s rich grain. He underscored that warmth with creamy furniture upholsteries, a white rug, and billowy beige silk draperies that ensure a dramatic contrast between dark and light.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM. Living Room By Arlene Ivers. 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.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 03:13:59 AM. Bookcases By Laverne Lacroix. Hideaway storage. Look closely: These custom shelves conceal a drop-down desktop (with a printer and cords hidden underneath) and a panel to cover the flat-screen when it’s not in use.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 20:47:35 PM. Living Room By Margherita Corvi. 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 Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:55:29 AM. Living Room By Axelle Thys. Exposed beams in a living room. While it‘s normal to see a fair bit of color in traditional living rooms, an all neutral space like this one is more than acceptable. And while a lot of frills and details are also often found in traditional rooms, they are not mandatory. This room, designed by Markalunas Architecture Group, is more demure than most traditional spaces, but still fits in thanks to the architecture, materials, and symmetrical furniture arrangements.