Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:54:50 AM by Truda Dreyer. Living Room. 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 Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 06:55:59 AM. Living Room By Delfina Stavros. 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 Saturday, July 21st 2018, 08:48:39 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. 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 Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM. Living Room By Arlene Ivers. Long lasting style. Traditional style has stood the test of time for one simple reason - comfort. Elegant shapes, refined textiles, and a charmingly predictable sense of order make traditional style one that is always warm and welcoming. While decorating trends may change, traditional living rooms will always be in style.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 03:13:59 AM. Bookcases By Laverne Lacroix. Pack it in, above all else, shelves are storage, so don’t be afraid to fill every last corner with books, artifacts, or spare vases and vessels. There’s no shortcut to this: You’ll have to play with arrangements and the balance until you like the overall look. But don’t forget to sneak in some woven baskets for a place to stash the less-pretty items.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 20:47:35 PM. Living Room By Margherita Corvi. 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 Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:55:29 AM. Living Room By Axelle Thys. Refined elegance, There’s no style that lends itself to elegance and sophistication better than traditional style. Just take this room by Rinfret Interiors as an example. Balance and symmetry are subconsciously pleasing to the eye, and when combined with luxurious fabrics, refined colors, and delicate architectural detailing it creates an elegant style that will stand the test of time.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:54:50 AM. Living Room By Truda Dreyer. 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.