Published at Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 11:40:39 AM by Carmelina Landi. Living Room. 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.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:55:29 AM. Living Room By Axelle Thys. Print chairs in a living room. In traditional living rooms the pieces don't all need to match, but they should definitely relate to each other in terms of style, shape, and overall weight, like they do in this room designed by McGrath II.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:54:50 AM. Living Room By Truda Dreyer. Classic living room with modern touches. Just because a room is traditional it doesn't mean there isn't room for a great modern piece. This classic living room designed by Robinson Home is traditional in almost every way, but the lucite coffee table adds a modern uplift which pulls it into the present.
Published at Thursday, July 19th 2018, 08:00:56 AM. Living Room By Berta Nucci. A large table in front of the fireplace divides the space into two conversation areas, and its yellow-and-white cotton striped skirt introduces a sunny spirit that’s essential for a room so large to feel livable. Matching sisal rugs define both sides of the room, and their Greek-key edges are banded in yellow to plant the palette underfoot.
Published at Thursday, July 19th 2018, 07:00:14 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. A whisper of pattern. Used as both a family room and a living room, the 20x30-foot space in this Atlanta home gathers its elegant energy from patterns that are even more subtle than tone-on-tone—they’re created entirely from textures. The pair of modified wing chairs at the fireplace are covered in a beige fabric woven in small diamond motifs (no coincidence, the Pollack fabric is “Diamondieu”).
Published at Thursday, July 19th 2018, 06:36:07 AM. Living Room By Alisanne Rousseau. 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.
Published at Wednesday, July 18th 2018, 18:24:43 PM. Living Room By Allegra Ossani. Sophisticated living room, traditional design can be tricky, because if you use the wrong finishes it can quickly look dated. The main finishes to avoid are polished brass (too 80's) and chrome (too contemporary). Instead look for more muted metals that have a nice patina like the ones used in this traditional living room from Dayna Kaitlin Interiors. Think oil rubbed bronze and ever so slightly tarnished silver.
Published at Wednesday, July 18th 2018, 06:53:54 AM. Living Room By Chalina Fuentes. 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.