Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM by Arlene Ivers. Living Room. While an offbeat piece can certainly be incorporated as a contrast or statement piece, don`t stray too far from the traditional baseline. While it`s fun to experiment, if you're into really unexpected combinations, this probably isn't the style for you.
Published at Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 08:20:30 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. 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 Tuesday, June 19th 2018, 11:40:39 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. 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, May 27th 2018, 18:25:03 PM. Living Room By Johanna Boesch. Whether it´s the arms of a sofa or chair, a demi lune table, or a carved console, there´s a softness to furniture that gives traditional rooms an aura of relaxation. In this room from Stratus Group, you can see it in the seating, the light fixtures and the clock.
Published at Saturday, May 26th 2018, 11:50:45 AM. Living Room By Allegra Ossani. 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 Monday, May 21st 2018, 16:52:12 PM. Living Room By Johanna Boesch. A room with warmth. In New York’s renowned Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse, designer Noel Jeffrey went against trend by allowing the living room’s original dark-stained woodwork to have its say. And it is the language of elegance.
Published at Sunday, May 20th 2018, 15:03:51 PM. Interior By Axelle Thys. 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 Saturday, May 19th 2018, 13:50:40 PM. Living Room By Jana Kearney. 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.