By Sing0. Living Room. At Friday, June 08th 2018, 17:16:34 PM.
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.
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.
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.