Published at Monday, July 16th 2018, 07:38:48 AM by Elenora Tessaro. Living Room. Antique living room, while some say that the majority of floral fabrics went out with the 80s, fans of this old-world style know that they’ll always have a place in traditional rooms. When combined with other traditional items like Chinoiserie antiques and large scale gilt mirrors, floral fabrics can truly shine, as evidenced in this classic living room by J. Stephens Interiors.
Published at Sunday, July 15th 2018, 20:47:55 PM by Delfina Stavros. Living Room. Bold pattern in a living room. While traditional rooms have a reputation for being calm and relaxing, they do like to have a little fun by way of patterns. Plaids, toiles, stripes, and florals are all perfectly at home - especially large scale versions of these patterns, as featured in this room from So Cal Contractors. Geometrics and animal prints can also be incorporated, but use them sparingly as they can throw off the vibe and take the style in a different direction.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 09:02:32 AM by Laverne Lacroix. Interior. Keep it simple. Try a less-is-more attitude by sticking to clean lines and a neutral color palette. An area rug and throw pillows keeps the space warm and inviting. Go for gold, a pair of sunny yellow chairs doubles-down on the striking impact of a shining sunburst mirror.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 09:33:30 AM. Interior By Hisolda Cox. Fun with color. Megan at Homemade Ginger used pretty teal for a surprising pop of color on this room’s built-in shelves (plus, the hue matches the rug). Think citrus, warm-weather devotees, take notice: Pops of lemon and lime will make your space feel summery year-round.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 08:16:37 AM. Living Room By Adaliz Moreau. 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. High ceiling living room. Traditional rooms don't speak to any specific age group. A room like this one by Mosaic Architects could belong to a family or couple, young or old. There's a familiarity to it which is inherently comfortable, but it is definitely not old or dated.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 08:48:39 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. New traditional living room. "New Traditional" is a style that has evolved out of classic traditional style rooms. Many of the rules still apply, but everything is just a little bit sleeker. Furniture is slightly more contemporary, window treatments are cleaner and free of pleats or frills, and fabrics are largely solid and neutral. For people who like the idea of traditional living rooms but want something a little more current, a new traditional room like this one designed by Highgate House is the way to go.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM. Living Room By Arlene Ivers. Farrow & Ball’s “Skimming Stone” is painted on the walls, while the wood comes clean in the venerable paint company’s “All White.” Silver-gray cocktail and side tables pick up the thread of color from the room’s gray-and-white striped Elizabeth Eakins rug, while the furniture remains calm in white upholstery fabrics. Even the accessories on the fireplace wall’s shelves are pared down for importance. Most notable is the pair of antique lanterns on the middle shelves.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 03:13:59 AM. Bookcases By Laverne Lacroix. Simple stacks. Don’t underestimate the power of multiples and consistency. Everyday white dishes look like a still life painting when grouped together in this vintage glass-front cabinet.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 20:47:35 PM. Living Room By Margherita Corvi. 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.