Published at Friday, July 27th 2018, 20:42:20 PM by Allegra Ossani. Bookcases. Coloring book. In a kid’s room, shelving books by color is a fun way to teach the hues—and the arrangement can turn all those tiny, clutter-prone volumes into a lovely decorating feature.
Published at Saturday, July 21st 2018, 03:13:59 AM by Laverne Lacroix. Bookcases. Black out. A dark bookcase—either painted or with a dark stain—shines a spotlight on its contents as a whole, so think of them as an architectural feature. Line up black bookshelves, either built-in or stand-alone pieces, to add a focal point to a room that doesn’t have one.
Published at Sunday, July 01st 2018, 20:30:16 PM by Adaliz Moreau. Bookcases. Cabin cubes. Cube bookcase and bench storage by The Wooden Duck keep linens, clothing, and supplies organized in Sunset's Summer Retreat Home. The freestanding open shelves make the small space feel less congested, while baskets organize clutter and store small items.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 09:33:30 AM. Interior By Hisolda Cox. Use small scale furniture, choose furniture in a scale appropriate for the room and for the people who will use it. The sleek design and small scale of a Saarinen Tulip chair suits a small living room, as does the Parsons table. The armless chair is heftier, but its lines and shape won`t make a small room feel crowded.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 08:16:37 AM. Living Room By Adaliz Moreau. Sterling design, Dove gray and attention to detail create serene sophistication in the living room of this Connecticut home overlooking Long Island Sound. “I didn’t want a beachy home so we went with dark floors and classic details,” says the owner, architectural designer Louise Brooks.
Published at Sunday, July 22nd 2018, 06:55:59 AM. Living Room By Delfina Stavros. This means no jewel tones, and certainly nothing overly bright or neon. Reds, blues, greens and yellows are right at home, as are every possible shade of white, taupe, beige and gray.
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. 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, 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. Lovely and light living room. Making the right decorating decision sometimes means doing nothing at all. When a living room like the one in this East Hampton house is blessed with beautiful French doors and an abundance of light, a smart designer knows to leave well enough alone: Keep the windows undressed. Designer Larry Laslo did just that. He also enhanced the architecture’s airiness with a monochromatic palette of soft pearl and sand with dark wood accents.