Rethink how you style an empty fireplace. In this texture-rich environment, inside designer Leanne Ford turned an empty fireplace into a bit gallery to show pottery and paintings. The gentle black paint color in this bed room makes it really feel particular and intimate in methods you’d by no means be able to obtain with a lighter hue (this particular shade is Farrow & Ball Railings). The eclectic furniture lends itself nicely to the darkness, too, including a extra lived in and homey vibe. This eclectic residence designed by Sean Scherer is a treasure trove of antiques, whimsical fabrics, and fearless adorning. It is also a masterclass in layering. Why use only one rug when you could have three? Layer rugs in varying colors, prints, and textures to add visual curiosity to your flooring.

If you do not have a grand lobby—or you do however it needs some love-introduce a small console table. For a proper but fashionable aesthetic, opt for a conventional table and then hold modern abstract artwork above it. Then lean some portraits against the wall for a laid again tackle the gallery wall. Have a brand new residence or residence to brighten? Perhaps you are simply redoing your outdated, outdated room décor with one thing a little fresher. You’ll find every thing from desk lamps and lamp shades to furnishings and artwork that will showcase your private fashion in your house design.

From the inky stained wood to the modern facet chair and clean-lined ladder, this home library designed by Fiona Lynch is a beautiful modern take on conventional design. You possibly can fill it with books—or you can add in decor accents and equipment like vases and sculptures to break up the monotony of a wall of books. Or, shade-coordinate your books. Not solely will it really feel extra cohesive, but if you’ve obtained numerous shiny colours in your collection, they will stand out much more.

If any space in your house is feeling austere, sheepskin throws are the easiest answer. They convey in warmth, texture, and comfort while also being super inexpensive and simple to move throughout your space as your wants and moods shift. Adding the proper window therapy can make all the difference. We’re especially into Roman shades with a fun pattern. “It goes in opposition to adorning one hundred and one, however utilizing small patterns collectively could be simpler on the attention,” says inside decorator Kristin Panitch, who designed this dreamy pink cloud of a bed room.

If there’s something that can single-handedly polish off a room, it’s a light fixture. Working example? That brass pendant light. It feels way more refined and complicated than a table lamp would and contrasts with the more traditional elements all through the bed room. Reupholstering your furnishings will routinely freshen up an entire area. And should you love eclectic decorating, take notes from this impeccable living room. All the juxtaposition in this room is working so well—the angular mirror, vivid orange artwork, marble fire, rustic stool, and geometric pottery are all unexpectedly complemented by the softness of the blush pink chairs.