Living Room. Saturday , October 14th , 2017 - 18:05:37 PM
Pare it back with wood, think about alternatives to traditional living room furniture, such as the three-piece suite. It’s still possible to have a cosy area for relaxing and reading with less space-greedy furnishings. Swap an upholstered armchair for a wooden rocker with cushions; and bookcases for slimline ladder-style shelving. Wash walls and accessorise with subtle colour.
Embellish an old mirror, your favourite quote, poem or lyric will transform a mirror into a personal artwork, perfect for living room. Begin by marking out straight lines using low-tack masking tape, then, working from left to right, stick on the letters.
Spotting a painted wall online that used lots of different shades of paint and big triangular shapes, the owners were keen to replicate the look. ‘We decided on different shapes of white, grey and peachy-pink for something unusual,’ they say.