PANTONE Color of the Year 2014 - Radiant Orchid decor
Five Ways to Decorate with a Brown Sofa
Lighten Up. A dark brown sofa will not dominate a space when surrounded by lighter elements. Paint the walls a pale neutral then choose artwork, accessories, and accent furniture in lighter or colorful hues to balance the darkness of the piece.
Les designers d'intérieur Maxwell Macdonald et Andrew Corrie a donné ce Shelter Island, New York, maison de plage une ambiance détendue. Mur en bois délavé, camaïeu de pastel. Photo DITTE ISAGER
A One-Day Makeover with Libby Langdon
The Challenge: The furniture layout was a major concern for the clients, who needed ample seating for entertaining — but didn't want to overcrowd the decor. Complicating matters, the room's proportions are long and somewhat narrow, with underutilized alcoves flanking the fireplace. Tip 1: Put Dead Space to Work "There were awkward nooks with high windows on either side of the fireplace, and I wanted them to feel intentional. A pair of wing chairs softened the angularity and extended the ...