Layering art on a dresser is a unique way to display multiple pieces. A white sideboard is decorated with glass bottles, bright artwork and white bases int his eclectic bedroom. The mirrored front panels reflect a zebra print rug on the floor.
Instead of a fancy piece of art, enlarge a photo you've taken outside or in a favorite spot and frame it, says Leigh Spicher, Ashton Woods' national director of design studios. You can add color to the mantle, like in this Dallas home, without using accessories. Also, arrange shells or other natural elements that you saved because of their beauty (and free price tag) in a frame or shadowbox, as another layer of art for your mantel.
Sleek surfaces reflect the ample natural light captured within this stunning Colorado penthouse. In this living room, traditional furnishings combine with minimalist decor to form a richly layered space that highlights a collection of vivid art glass.
Overlap furniture and furnishings - In your living room, upholster your sofa in a soft velvet, add layered rugs and balance with a well-curated display of art. Simple white coffee table shows off the changing layers of a personal collection.
Bright white walls contrast against the exposed black wood beams in this welcoming living room. Above the buffet, a mirror, art and accessories are layered to give the space an eclectic, lived-in look.
With cool white walls and a splash of blue art, this entryway offers a refreshing escape from the Miami heat outside. For additional visual interest, the designers added Koroseal wallpaper to the right and layered a round mirror to break away from the straight lines.
For a casual twist on traditional hanging art, the designers tucked a custom built-in shelf behind the Alberta Morrison sofa and layered paintings across it. In turn, a once blank wall now packs a visual punch.
This traditional bedroom with bohemian touches is richly layered for a comfortable, lived-in look. The clean-lined canopy bed features a curtained headboard that gives the bed added dimension and creates a focal point for the space. Art is both hung and leaning, giving the grouping a casual feel.
Grounded by chunky base legs, this sleek dining table allows the gold sculptures and abstarct art to be the real star of this contemporary dining room. A textured area rug is layered over the gray carpet to add depth and pattern to the space.
Layered rugs give this colorful, eclectic home office a unique look by mixing style and straying from traditional style norms. Stacked wooden boxes on the desk provide extra storage for knickknacks and act as a textural, homemade art piece.