Published at Friday, July 27th 2018, 20:42:20 PM by Allegra Ossani. Bookcases. Open Kitchen Shelving. Open shelves feel hospitable―guests can just grab wineglasses off the shelf―and force you to edit. Try following this homeowner's rule of thumb: “If you use it more than once a week, have it out. If you use it a few times a month, stick it in a cabinet. Once or twice a year? It belongs in the basement.” Build in flexibility, cubbies are ideal for storage and display―and are easy to stack and rearrange.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 09:02:32 AM by Laverne Lacroix. Interior. Navy walls, give beige a break. Dramatic hues can drench a large living room, like this inky wallpaper. The deep blue provides a surprisingly neutral backdrop. Comfy seating, your style may be posh, your furniture can still be cozy. Plush sofas and armchairs rule the roost in Ellen Pompeo's L.A. home. "It`s fancy in a cool way, not in an 'I can`t sit there´ way," she says.
Published at Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 19:36:41 PM by Chalina Fuentes. Sofa. Here is a classic style sectional sofa. A simple color allows the pillows to tie the sofa in with the rest of the furniture. A sectional sofa can be very welcoming and comfortable. They can be a place to sit many people or a spot to lay down and nap. They don’t always have to be expansive. This sectional offers a bit more seating than a standard sofa, but is not exceedingly large.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 08:48:39 AM. Living Room By Carmelina Landi. Built-in bookcases. Built-in bookcases are an ideal storage solution for traditional living rooms. To make sure the look doesn’t veer into contemporary territory, consider adding some decorative moulding around the perimeter, picture lights at the top, and be sure to use traditional hardware on cabinet doors. A simple design like this one courtesy of Nastasi Vail Design is ideal.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 07:28:06 AM. Living Room By Arlene Ivers. 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, 03:13:59 AM. Bookcases By Laverne Lacroix. Keep them clean. Bedroom shelves can be tricky: Too much stuff and it ruins the serene vibe you crave for good rest. Put your most personal items on display and let them speak for themselves. The visual quietness will feel just right.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 20:47:35 PM. Living Room By Margherita Corvi. 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.
Published at Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:55:29 AM. Living Room By Axelle Thys. 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 Friday, July 20th 2018, 07:54:50 AM. Living Room By Truda Dreyer. 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.
Published at Thursday, July 19th 2018, 08:00:56 AM. Living Room By Berta Nucci. 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.